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W. Pa. Genealogical Bios & History
Posted by: George Jenkins Date: September 22, 2000 at 11:23:46
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If you are doing Family or History Research in the W. Pa Area, my site has compiled the following
collection of information for Genealogy Researchers:

Genealogy and Biographies of Early McKeesporters

Pictures and Biographies of Prominent Early McKeesporters

Homestead : the households of a mill town / by Margaret F. Byington - 1910

The Monongahela of old, or, Historical sketches of south-western Pennsylvania
to the year 1800 / by James Veech (Includes List of Settlers in Fayette and in
Contiguous Parts of Greene, Washington, and Westmoreland Counties in 1772)

The old and new Monongahela / by John S. Van Voorhis. - 1893 (History &
Biographical Sketches)

The history of Sharpsburg, Pennsylvania. - 1904

Annals of Old Wilkinsburg and vicinity : the village, 1788-1888

Life sketches of leading citizens of Pittsburgh and the vicinity, Pennsylvania.

Civic Club of Allegheny County Members

Roster of Hampton Battery B (History of Hampton battery F, independent
Pennsylvania light artillery, organized at Pittsburgh, Pa., October 8, 1861,
mustered out in Pittsburgh, June 26, 1865. Comp. by William Clark. )

Roster of the Eighty-fifty regiment Pennsylvania volunteer infantry, 1861-1865

Memoirs of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; personal and genealogical, Vol. 1-

Memoirs of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; personal and genealogical, Vol. 2 -

Vol. 1 History of Beaver County, Pennsylvania : and its centennial celebration
- 1904

Vol. 2 History of Beaver County, Pennsylvania : and its centennial celebration
/ by Joseph H. Bausman ; illustrated - 1904

History of Washington County, Pennsylvania : with biographical sketches of many
of its pioneers and prominent men / edited by Boyd Crumrine ; Illustrated.
Philadelphia: L.H. Everts and Co., 1882.

Old and new Westmoreland / by John N. Boucher - 1918 (History)

Old and new Westmoreland / by John N. Boucher. Vol. 2 - 1918 (History & Special

Old and new Westmoreland / by John N. Boucher. Vol. 3 - 1918 (Detailed
Biographical Sketches)

Old and new Westmoreland / by John N. Boucher. Vol. 4. - 1918 (Detailed
Biographical Sketches continued)

Social directory for Greater Pittsburgh / comp. & published by Margaret A.
Winans. - 1904

Classified Business Directory of Homestead, Pa - 1890

Directory of Homestead, Munhall, Six Mile Ferry, and adjacent parts of Mifflin
Township, Allegheny County, Pa. : embracing a general directory of citizens
with correct post office address, and a full classified business directory,
register of public institutions, benevolent and secret societies, churches,
schools, borough government, industries, compendium of public information.

Western Pennsylvania Family Group Genealogies

Biographies of Service Men (WWI)

Pittsburgh street directory : as revised since the consolidation of the cities
of Pittsburgh and Allegheny, 1916.

J. M. Kelly's handbook of greater Pittsburg: Historical, an encyclopedia,
political and statistical, The Proposed Ship Canal, Directory and Guide ;
Including a Comprehensive Street Directory and Lithographed Map in Colors -

Duquesne Club (Pittsburgh, Pa.) - 1904

Attorneys, Dentists, Osteopaths and Physicians Directory - Pittsburgh - 1912

St. Regis Association's Catholic year book and directory of Pittsburgh Diocese.
Vol. 2 (This section is loaded with Catholic Church Information tucked in
between the ads)

The Pittsburgh and Allegheny blue book, 1895, Vol. 9.

The Pittsburgh directory for 1815, containing the names, professions and
residence of the heads of families and persons in business, in the borough of
Pittsburgh, with an appendix containing a variety of useful information.

Social Directory for Greater Pittsburgh - 1904

Harris' Pittsburgh Directory for the Year 1837

The red book : a social, business and telephone directory of Bellevue, Avalon,
Ben Avon and Emsworth, 1904.

Pittsburgh Business and Street Guide 1895

My web site is located at:

All the above is located in my "All Things McKeesport" section

Good Luck!!!

George Jenkins


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