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History and Genealogy


 Juniata County was created on March 2, 1831 from part of Mifflin County and named for the Juniata River.


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This County currently does not have a host. This means that there is no one available to help answer your questions about this county's history or to help you with your family's genealogy within this county. WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR YOU.

 Juniata County Data Online

Recent Updates:
November 2014:
Community News: Mifflintown, Mexico and Port Royal
Marriage Notice: Morris-Eader
News: 1830 Hail Storm

October 2014: Bio: Henry Clay Evans - transcribed by Kim Mohler
May 2014: Death Notice: Ephraim Clark, William Harris, West Kinslo
March 2014: Obit: James Mathers - Transcribed by Tammy Clark; Marriage Notice: Greer-Beard - Transcribed by Tammy Clark
January 2014 - 1883 Pensioners - transcribed by Judy Ziesmer
June 2013: Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark



Biographies and Sketches:


Juniata County Naturalization Records - Contributed by Kim Torp


Obituaries and Death Notices  


1847 Rupp History of Juniata County Pennsylvania

Chapter XIII Page 338-353 Juniata County (Includes the following: Topography, Public Improvements, Mifflintown, Thompsonstown, Mexico, Perrysville, Tammany, Waterford And Waterloo, Calhounsville, Ridgeville, Greenwood, Early Settlers - The Grey Property Case, Indian Massacres - Robert Robison's Narrative)


Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements


World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

Korean and Vietnam War Casualties   - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

Congressional Medal of Honor & Distinguished Service Cross & Distinguished Service Medal Issued by the War Department, 1919 - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

1883 Pensioners - transcribed by Judy Ziesmer


Miscellaneous News


Mifflintown News

Mexico News

Port Royal News


Surrounding Counties

Snyder County (north)

Perry County (south)

Northumberland County (east)

Franklin County (southwest)

Dauphin County (southeast)

Huntingdon County (west)

Mifflin County (northwest)



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