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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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If you have the desire to help transcribe genealogical data and place it online for the free use of all researchers, contact Nancy to become a host. Volunteer Information is available here.


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:
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

Biographies and Sketches:


COURT RECORDS

Juniata County Naturalization Records - Contributed by Kim Torp

DEATHS

Obituaries and Death Notices  


HISTORY

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

Marriage Notices and Wedding Announcements


MILITARY

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


NEWSPAPERS

Miscellaneous News Paper Articles From the Past  


Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Mifflin Mifflintown Port Royal Thompsontown East Waterford
McAlisterville Mexico Richfield    

Townships

Beale Township Delaware Township Fayette Township Fermanagh Township Greenwood Township
Lack Township Milford Township Monroe Township Spruce Hill Township Susquehanna Township
Turbett Township Tuscarora Township Walker Township    

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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