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Pennsylvania County History and Listings
9/29/2010
Our county-by-county listing of Pennsylvania has contact information and dates vital records for historic and modern-day counties.
Jump to a letter within the listings: A-G | H-N | O-T | U-Z

Adams
111 Baltimore St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 334-6781
http://www.adamscounty.us
Incorporated: Jan. 22, 1800
Parent county: York
Marriage records: start in 1893, Clerk of Court
Divorce: start in 1800, Prothonotary Office
Probate: 1800, Register of Wills
Court: 1800, Prothonotary Office
Notes: Clerk of Courts has birth and death records 1852-1855, 1893-1905, and marriage records 1852-1855, 1893. Register/Recorder has land records 1800-1937.

Allegheny
414 Grant St., Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-4188
http://www.county.allegheny.pa.us
Incorporated: Sept. 24, 1788
Parent counties: Westmoreland, Washington
Divorce records: Prothonotary Office
Land: start in 1787, Recorder of Deeds
Probate: 1789, Registrar of Wills
Court: Clerk of Court
Notes: Pennsylvania Room of the Carnegie Main Library has birth records 1852-1854. Registrar of Wills has birth records 1893-1905, death records 1870-1905, naturalization records 1798-1891, and marriage records 1885-1925. Pennsylvania State Archives has land records 1788-1904.

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