Genealogy resources centre county historical society. The pennsylvania room of the centre county library and historical museum is located in the historic. Websites edit edit source jefferson county genealogy project access to biographies, cemetery records, census records, county history and lots of other great free resources. Bradford which states he married mary monroe of portsmouth, rhode island in may 1822. March 1880in pa, percy born april 1882 in pa, john g. According to the history of venango county pa by charles a. Allegheny street bellefonte, pa 16823 814 3551516 pennsylvania room. On an old atlas map of walker township, centre county, pa where she and her husband, james clark, lived in the nittany valley there are neighbors named meichtley, long, boyer and mccalmont, all names associated with the clark family in clarion county. This genealogy of the thomas family lists the known descendants of john j. Thomas married margaret sarah mccalmont born cox in 1670, at age 29 at marriage place. Full text of history of centre and clinton counties. However, the state college family history center is retaining all films. The pa room also focuses on centre county and pennsylvania history and genealogy and has a specialized collection of genealogies, county histories, church and cemetery records, newspapers, vertical files containing. You guys are soooo into this and i am such a beginner.
One of the most useful books any genealogist can own is. The pages that follow represent my collective research on different branches of the thomas family. Rootsweb please, add your favorite websites to this page. What centre county, pa census records are available. Huntingdon county, pennsylvania 1790 federal census index. Box 101, franklin, pa 16323 or from closson press, 1935 sampson drive, apollo, pa 156 9208. Genealogy profile for john mccalmont john mccalmont 1781 1860 genealogy genealogy for john mccalmont 1781 1860 family tree on geni, with over 190 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. Oil creek valley crawford county and venango county, pa. Several other organizations in the county that do have extensive genealogical records and resources about centre county are. He was born in huntingdon county in 1797, and in 1818 he married elizabeth wagner, who was born in the same county in 1799. According to 1900 census wife margaret born january 1851 in pa. Jefferson county, pennsylvania genealogy genealogy.
He acquired the ownership of a farm near bellefonte, and after disposing. Townships, boroughs, county evolution for pa counties. This is our greatgreatgrandfather and is the same thomas mccalmont mentioned in paragraph third on page 3 of the forgoing memoranda of george b. I have divided my research into the four surnames of my grandparents and their aligned families. Kays family history and genealogy revolutionary war declaration of henry mcewen 06081820 biography of william bergstresser mckee the presbyterian ministerial directory, 1898 source. The land was bounded by the lands of george groff, george lechner, and jacob seirer. Department of education, commonwealth of pennsylvania, tom wolf, governor. Chapter xxxii history of brookville, history of jefferson.
I have divided my research into the four surnames of. My name is alison kelly mccalmont kelly, dob jan 2062. John mccalmont, died february 25, 1855, aged 80 years, 11 months and 16 days. Genealogy trails mckean county pennsylvania 1890 history.
The older section, built in 1785, is a functional 2story stone house with little style. Lester hargrave was also one of the early employees here. Jefferson county, pennsylvania genealogy familysearch. Biography of john thomas kerr the presbyterian ministerial directory, 1898 source. Thomas mccalmont was born in 1641, at birth place, to unknown father from clann challuim of thomas mccallmon mccalmont and unknown mother of thomas mccalmont. Mortality schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Thomas mccalmont 1774 1883 henry c mccalmont 1776 1855 robert mccalmont 1783 1875 alexander mccalmont 1785 1857 john mccalmont 1788 1877 sarah mccalmont crain 1793 1871. Two biographies of james clark differ in several respects. Pa genealogical research page report broken link 1910 federal census coolbaugh twp. Margaret mcelroy historical records and family trees. James mccammont, had charge of forty troopers when gen. This state page of our website provides direct links to free pennsylvania genealogy databases and historical titles and information found on pennsylvania genealogy, whether they exist on our site, or across the web.
Architecturally, the thomas homestead illustrates two periods of residential building. The county was named for president thomas jefferson. American state, county, and town sources, third ed. The thomas homestead stands today as a monument to this man and to the formative period of our county. The inscription on johns old bible is john mccalmont, his book. A few years later, the groups books were donated to the local lds church to. Those who lived in centre county during their lifetime but moved and died outside the bounds of present day centre county are not included. Roberts will made 9 apr 1789 proved 18 may 1789 york co. Thomas mccalmont historical records and family trees. My father is robert desmond mccalmont, dob dec 2728 known as des, born in winnepeg, manitoba. Genealogy profile for john mccalmont john mccalmont 1781 1860 genealogy genealogy for john mccalmont 1781 1860 family tree on geni, with over 190. This site is privately owned and is not an official site of familysearch international or the church of jesus christ of latterday saints lds.
Mary mccalmont, his wife, died may 7, 1803 aged 58 years. Guide to jefferson county, pennsylvania ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records. Genealogy of mengelmingles family of germany, pa, va, and harrison county, in biography of levi augustus mentzer source. Research resources centre county historical society. Mentzer whos who in finance, banking and insurance, 19201922 source. The society has published a series of centre county cemetery books and is. History of centre and clinton counties, pennsylvania, volume 1. Margaret mcelroy 1890 1937 margaret mcelroy in north carolina, deaths, 19311994 margaret mcelroy was born on month day 1890, at birth place, to d. Genealogy including martin the mccalmont family of centre county, pa. Possible brother to my great grandfather thomas authur gault born november 30, 1842. If you would like to add a link to your genealogy website or family tree database. Myself and two others are working on a genealogy of the breonbrion family which settled in centre county in 1800, among other places.
History of centre and clinton counties, pennsylvania. The following records for 1840 through 1847 were found in an old account book of john hamer, j. History of centre and clinton counties, pennsylvania by linn, john blair, 18311899. When completed, the philadelphia congregations early records project will offer over 41,000 pages of. History of centre and clinton counties, pennsylvania pa. Details about the soldiers and patriots, including service and burial information etc. Lancaster county church, family, education, military and. The genealogy of the prominent family of which this gentleman, james p. All the southern half of centre county therefore was within the bounds of cumberland until the following changes took place. They then settled in lancaster county after1719, york county after 1749 which became adams county after1800. Top small business reference books, tools, and videos. History of centre and clinton counties, pennsylvania john.
Genealogical record of the atlee family the descendants of judge william augustus atlee and colonel. Contains the history of centre and clinton counties in pennsylvania from the beginning of the counties to 1883. Extracted from the book history of centre and clinton counties by john blair linn, 1883. In november following squire brevost did actually qualify before the coram, j. Samuel yarnell of centre county, pennsylvania research notes contributed by mary card yarnell. William thomas house, bellefonte borough, centre county. It also contains an account of early efforts to establish methodism in the county. The centre county genealogical society held its first meeting in december of 1975 as the central pennsylvania genealogical society and library. Family histories include family members, birth, birth and death dates, immigration and migration information, military service, career, and other pertinent and interesting info. Thomas thomasstahle thompson thomson turner ward wasson watson. This site is privately owned and is not an official site of familysearch international or the church of.
Mcconnell, 1893, 171 pages this is a history of this historic lancaster county, pa church, covering its formation and growth over the years. Fermoy, and was war of 18778, and was present at the siege of cork, and who swore fealty, gave hostages, and subjected his oi blarney, and d. Jefferson county historical society 172176 main street p. The mcelravy family of ireland, centre and venango county, pennsylvania source.
The free display of the 1790 huntingdon, pa census images in. I live in markham, ontario where there are a few other mccalmonts i would like to trace. Aalin james 1 8 abbit william 123 24 adams thomas 2 18 adey george 126 23 akins william 1 41 aleman a 65 allebough adam 116 38 allibough henery 116 23 allin john 114 27 allin. Joseph h mccalmont 23 nov 1798 centre county, pennsylvania, usa 22 apr 1874 last edited 12 oct 2019 john mccalmont 01 jan 1750 loch neagh, armaugh, ireland 03 aug 1832 managed by bruce porter murray linn mccalmont 14 aug 1836 sugar creek, venango, pennsylvania, usa 30 apr 1903 managed by b hill.
After the names of most couples he wrote were legally married or were joined in holy matrimony. Thomas and elizabeth davis of brynmawr, wales and scranton, pennsylvania. Return to the huntingdon county census assignment page. He had a brother john harvey mccalmont, born in 1918. We are asking that patrons please not return any items via book drop. They removed to bellefonte, centre county, in 1818, where he was elected to the legislature in 1824, and in 1827 was elected sheriff of that county. Thomas mccalmont abt 1745 county armagh, ireland 06 sep 1819 managed by jude houpt last edited 25 may 2019 margaret mccalmont wilson 04 jun 1776 cumberland county, pennsylvania 20 feb 1859 last edited 24 may 2019. New search the archives provides a selection for the entire state as well as each county. Uncle harry, who came with his father, thomas smith, to ceres in 1803 or 1804, died august 27, 1877. Interested in any info on james gault born december 1851 cross creek township, washington county, pa.
The first permanent settler in this immediate neighborhood was thomas wilson, who commenced an improvement on the place lately owned by hon. A few years later, the groups books were donated to the local lds church to provide the nucleus of its genealogy library, and our current name was adopted as it better reflected our interests. John mccalmont passed away in 1832, and was buried at plumer cemetery, plumer, venango county, pennsylvania. Items will not be considered overdue and no fines will be accrued. Allegheny county pennsylvania genealogy pennsylvania.
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I am desperately in need of people to contact me and help bring their lines down to the present for inclusion in my work. Federal population schedules are available for 1790, 1800, 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1890, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940 centre co. David donnelly and the permission of sk publications. Brynmawr is a small community in southern breconshire today blaenau gwent that was transformed in the mid19th century by the iron and coal industries into a thriving industrial center.788 597 68 1544 259 1343 2 1256 1377 1417 550 292 1630 876 995 1606 696 1213 648 1057 51 903 1467 1222 712 429 434 273 634 796 493 159 1091 770 360 472 899 1284 788 856 1258 1180 714 68 46