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Lancaster County Data Online

BIOGRAPHIES

CEMETERIES

COURT RECORDS

DEATHS

HISTORY

MARRIAGES

MILITARY

NEWSPAPERS

WILLS AND PROBATE RECORDS

 LAND DEEDS AND WARRENTS

Recent Updates

July 2015
Miscellaneous Cemetery Inscriptions
Marriage Licenses in Lancaster, Penn. 1791-1799
MARRIAGES From the Journal of American Ancestry
Will Abstracts from the Journal of American Ancestry
Moore Land Warrents
Crime News: Miss Major Stabbed by Stepfather
Fires-Disasters News: Fire at Abram Shultz's Home
Anniversary News: Mr. and Mrs. David T. Eshelman's Anniversary
Marriage Notices: Hoffman-Dickerson, Leeking-Steiner, Seibert-Holt, Stull-Aames
Death Notices: David Groff, Mrs. Maria Kochel, Christian W. Kreider, Andrew B. Miller, John Minnich
Bio: John H. Epler


November 2014: News-Accidents: John Nikol Falls Down Stairs - Then Works with Broken Ribs, Frank Wissle Trampled by Horse; News-Disasters: Frank Fletcher Barn Destroyed by Fire, Henry Harnish Barn Destroyed by Fire; Community News: 1914 Ephrata and Mount Joy News; News-Crimes: Attempted Robbery of Stage; Misc News: Crise and Hoover Arks Navigate from Susquehanna to Port Deposit, New Rail Road Bridge, Heirs of Wm. Wohlsen Give $5000 for Church Organ.; Bio: Smith Armor ; Marriage Notices: Trupe-Gerfin, Rauck-Metzler; Obits: Mrs. Arthur, Edward B. Lorah, Jeremiah Mosher , Vaux Raub, Elias B. Smith, Christain Sheetz, John Spera, John Whiteside
August 2014: Misc Marriage Records: Cook-Hogendobler - Transcribed by Debra Burgess
June 2014: Bio: B. DENNIS - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
May 2014: 1829 News: Mary Dickson Appointed to Post Office, 1829 Storm Damages Property, Amos Ellmaker still Attorney General; Bios: Green James J, - Transcribed by Nancy Overlander; DANIEL S. NEIMAN - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
March 2014: Obit: James Buchanan - Transcribed by Tammy Clark

BIOGRAPHIES

CEMETERIES

 Old Moravian Cemetery Records - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

The German Reformed Church Cemetery Records - Lancaster, PA - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

Muddy Creek Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery Records - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

Rutt Graveyard Tombstone Transcriptions - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

Pleasant Hill Cemetery Records - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

Bainbridge Lutheran Cemetery Records - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

Cemetery Records for Swamp Church, West Cocalico Township - Transcribed by Debbie Ovechka

Miscellaneous Cemetery Inscriptions
COURT RECORDS

Land Deeds and Warrents

Wills, Probate Records, Orpan's Court and Posted Notices, Estate Sales of Deceased  

 Will Abstracts 1729-1819 : "S" Surnames - Donated by Sara Hemp

Will Abstracts from the Journal of American Ancestry

DEATHS

HISTORY

MILITARY

Surrounding Counties

Lebanon County (north)

Berks County ( northeast)

Chester County (east)

Dauphin County (northwest)

Harford County, Maryland (south)

York County (west)

Cecil  County, Maryland (south)

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