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Susquehanna County Pennsylvania
History and Genealogy

Susquehanna County was created on February 21, 1810 from part of Luzerne County and named for the Susquehanna River. Its county seat is Montrose.

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Susquehanna County Data Online

Recent Updates

May 2014:
News: Smith Children Drown in Susquehanna;
Bios:
FOOT Jesse, FOOT Silas B - Transcribed by Anna Parks

March 2014:
Marriage and Death Records 1816-1849 Copied from the Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Newspapers Vol. 22 - transcribed by Sally Masteller ; 1883 Pensioners - transcribed by Dee Notaro
August 2013:
Susquehanna County Marriages 1816-1849 Part 4 - transcribed by Sally Masteller

July 2013: Civil War Three Year Volunteer Enlistment Records - Transcribed by Tammy Clark; Susquehanna County Marriages 1816-1849 Part 2 - transcribed by Sally Masteller; Susquehanna County Marriages 1816-1849 Part 3 - transcribed by Sally Masteller
June 2013: Susquehanna County Marriages (1816-1849) - transcribed by Shannon Read
October 2012: Biography: MULFORD, Elisha - Transcribed by Richard Ramos

BIOGRAPHIES

Biographies:  
DEATHS

Obituaries and Death Notices
HISTORY

1843 History of Susquehanna County - [Source: Historical Collections of the State of Pennsylvania, by Sherman Day, 1843]

Marriage and Death Records 1816-1849 Copied from the Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania Newspapers Vol. 22 - transcribed by Sally Masteller

NEWSPAPERS

MARRIAGES

Susquehanna County Marriages (1816-1849) - transcribed by Shannon Read

Susquehanna County Marriages 1816-1849 Part 2 - transcribed by Sally Masteller

Susquehanna County Marriages 1816-1849 Part 3 - transcribed by Sally Masteller

Susquehanna County Marriages 1816-1849 Part 4 - transcribed by Sally Masteller

MILITARY

Boroughs and Census Designated Places

Forest City Friendsville Great Bend Hallstead Hop Bottom
Lanesboro Little Meadows Montrose New Milford Oakland
Susquehanna Depot Thompson Union Dale    

Townships

Apolacon Township Ararat Township Auburn Township Bridgewater Township Brooklyn Township
Choconut Township Clifford Township Dimock Township Forest Lake Township Franklin Township
Gibson Township Great Bend Township Harford Township Harmony Township Herrick Township
Jackson Township Jessup Township Lathrop Township Lenox Township Liberty Township
Middletown Township New Milford Township Oakland Township Rush Township Silver Lake Township
Springville Township Thompson Township      

Surrounding Counties

Broome County, New York (north)

Wayne County (east)

Lackawanna County (southeast)

Wyoming County (southwest)

Bradford County (west)

Tioga County, New York (northwest)


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