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Schuylkill County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania where the Schuylkill River starts. It is located in the heart of the anthracite Coal Region of Pennsylvania. Schuylkill County was created on March 1, 1811 from parts of Berks and Northampton Counties and named for the Schuylkill River. Pottsville, Pennsylvania is the county seat.

THIS COUNTY IS AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION

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.

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Recent Updates
July 2015: News: St. Clair Powder Mill Explodes

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Surrounding Counties

Luzerne County (north)

Berks County (south)

Northumberland County (northwest)

Carbon County (northeast)

Lebanon County (southwest)

Columbia County (northwest)

Lehigh County (southeast)

Dauphin County (southwest)



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