Cyndi s List - U.S. - Pennsylvania
German Genealogical Word List
Gothic Handwriting Resource Guide
Pennsylvania Genealogy Links
Pennsylvania Research Outline

Archives Libraries and Internet

Archives ARIAS Military Index 1775-1921
Pennsylvania Archives
Pennsylvania Digital Archives

Books  Online

         Pennsylvania History Books Online


Gravestone Photos


Census Indexes Online for States and Counties
Census Indexes Online Links -
Colonial and Territorial Census List
Philadelphia African American Census 1847
Pittsburgh Censuses 1850-1880
State Census List

Church Records

Quaker Corner Rootsweb

Correctional Institutions

Pennsylvania Archives Prison Records 1829-1971

Emigration and Immigration

Blitzstein Bank 1899-1930 Philadelphia Jewish Database
Lipshutz-Peoples Bank 1906-1949 Philadelphia Jewish Database
Morton Allan Steamship Directory 1904-1926 in 1 Step
PA Archives Passenger Arrival Lists (mostly Germans 1727-1808)
What Passenger Lists Are Online


Draper Manuscripts at Bowling Green State Univ
Draper Manuscripts at Family History Library
Draper Manuscripts at Ohio Univ Libraries
Draper Manuscripts at RootsWeb
Draper Manuscripts at Truman State Univ
Draper Manuscripts at UMI ProQuest
Draper Manuscripts at Wisconsin Hist Soc
Draper Manuscripts description
Guide to the Draper Mss. book description
Lyman C. Draper Documents Home Page  -  The
Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania

Land and Property

Pennsylvania Archives Land Records 1684-present


AniMap Pennsylvania County Formation Maps
Pittsburgh maps 1872-1939

Military Records

Archives ARIAS Military Index 1775-1921
Civil War 1861-1866 Veterans' Card File Index
Mexican Border Campaign 1916 Veterans' Index
Militia Officers Index Cards, 1775-1800
Pennsylvania Archives Military Records
Revolutionary War 1775-1783 Military Abstract Index
Spanish American War 1898 Vol. Veterans' Index
Valley Forge Muster Roll
World War I 1917-1918 Medal Application Index


Blitzstein Bank 1899-1930 Philadelphia Jewish Database
Freedman's Bank Records 1865-1874
Lipshutz-Peoples Bank 1906-1949 Philadelphia Jewish Database

Naturalization and Citizenship

Military Naturalizations in NY area 1914-1953 incl. PA
Online Searchable Naturalization Indexes
Pennsylvania Archives Naturalization Records


Eastern PA Obituaries Database
Pennsylvania Newspaper Obituary Index


PA Archives Railroad Records Overview
Railroad in PA


Pennsylvania Archives Online Index


Historical and Genealogical Societies of Pennsylvania

Vital Records

Online Birth & Marriage Records Indexes
Online Pennsylvania Death Indexes
Record Office
PA Marr Early to 1790 $
PA Marr Pre-1810 $
Surname Index MS Fam Bibles