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 "Little Washington," Washington Co., PA Genealogy and Family History

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See Links on (top) right for Genealogy Research How-to articles.  Also 3 Links to my "Life in Washington PA" website and Uptown Landmarks.   Finally, Brethren Research is in the bottom of the list.

 

SIGN "WASHPA THOUGHTS AND COMMENTS" GUESTBOOK

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History of Washington County PA Newspapers - Index

Important Details (FAQ)

 

 

Washington, PA - Washington County PA Newspapers

Index Page - Who's Who - Other Families

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Index to Civil War Veterans from Washington County PA newspapers

The Washington Boys 85th regiment Pa. Volunteers

George G. Moyars only surviving Civil War veteran in Canonsburg PA

Wishart Names in Military Units

World War I (WWI) Draft Registrations Cards (DRCs) 1917-1918 (Basic Info)

Index to Men who fought in World War II

 

 

Newspaper - BIRTHS - MARRIAGES - REUNIONS

 

Newspapers - OBITUARIES:

Newspaper Obituaries from Washington Pennsylvania 

Memorials

Memorial for Mrs. Marie SPERA died Jan 2 1954

Multiple Memorials published on January 2, 1957

 

 

Newspapers - SURNAME LINKS:

Also OTHER SURNAMES (Alphabetical List)

 

List of Surname Pages:

BAKER 1800-1850 | BAKER 1851-1900 | BAKER 1900-1960s

BOLTON | BOWLBY | BROOKS | BURSON 

DAGG  | GAMBLE | GRABLE  |   GUTTERY  |  HAWKINS  |  HOOTMAN 1  |  HOOTMAN 2

KUNTZ  |  LANE  |  LINN   |  McCLURE  |  MOYAR / MOYER  |  NEASE  |  PAUL  |  REYNOLDS  |  ROSS 1800-1850   |  ROSS 1851-1900  |  ROSS 1900-1950

SAYER / SAYOR  |  SIMPSON  |  THEAKSTON  |  WINNET  |  WISHART

 

**More surname pages added every few months or so.

See McDonald PA Newspapers also.

 

 

Other Interesting and Useful Links

 

MIGRATIONS

Charts of Washington Co PA families -  Names into and out of the county, with years and locations.

Index to Migrations

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA Hennon, Welch, Dewitt

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) to and from Washington Co PA to Shelby Co Kentucky Brethren Families from Volume C 1809-1811

Migrations to Amwell Twp. Specifically Page 1 From Boyd Crumrine County History.

Migrations to Amwell Twp. Specifically Page 2 From Boyd Crumrine County History.

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA to Jefferson Co., Ohio Vol. A 1788-1806

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA to Jefferson Co., Ohio Volume B 1806-1809

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA to Jefferson Co., Ohio Volume C 1809-1811

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA to Jefferson Co., Ohio Volume C 1809-1811

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA White-Richardson and Van Scyoc-Patterson

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA Jerman-Anderson Family

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) to and from Washington Co PA Wm Keys and Christine Graham Keys to Washington County PA

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) to and from Washington Co PA Lane Family with some migrations 
to Ripley Co Indiana and Carroll County Ohio

Early Migrations (late 1700 to early 1800) from Washington Co PA Lovett Family to Carroll County Ohio 


Index to Candidates and Politicians from Washington Co PA

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Cartoons

1871 Cartoon Put Yourself in his Place, Thomas NAST

1882 Cartoon: Barn Burners in a Fix

1901 Cartoon: A Sudden Awakening

World

Eisenhower's Plan For Middle East January 1957 with the Webmaster's 2015 Editorial

 

 

INDEX RAILROADS/TRAINS

Baltimore and Ohio B&O Railroad Oct. 18, 1879

B & O RAILROAD CRASH JAN 2, 1957

Montour Railroad Schedule from January 1915 McDonald PA and northern locations

P.C.C. & St. L. (Panhandle R.R.) P.C.C. & St. Louis From May 2, 1908 McDonald Outlook Newspaper Washington County, PA

Pittsburgh & Steubenville Railroad Stations and Stages 1904

Obituary for A. F. COLANGEL, Veteran Local Merchant, Retired car inspector for the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad

Pittsburgh Southern Railroad Oct. 18, 1879

Pittsburgh Southern Railroad New Offices 1881

W. & W. Railroad Oct. 18, 1879

image: steam engine photo

 


  

 

McDonald PA Newspaper Articles and Photos in Washington County Pennsylvania

Newspaper Articles about Businesses in McDonald PA and area 1800 to 1900

Major Events found in McDonald PA Newspaper Articles (Washington County Pennsylvania) [See next page]

Biographies about persons found in McDonald PA Newspaper Articles (Washington County PA)

 

Obituaries found in McDonald PA Newspaper Articles (Washington County Pennsylvania)

 

 

PHOTOS:

         

Index to Businessmen's Photos



Index to Doctors, (Physicians), Dentists, Opticians and Healers

 

Business

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Worship

Catholic

St. Alphonsus Catholic Church 1892

St. Alphonsus Church Dedication 1893

Evangelical Lutheran

Evangelical Lutheran Church McDonald PA

French Mission

The French Mission of McDonald PA 25th Anniversary

German Lutheran

The German Lutheran congregation of McDonald PA
25th Anniversary

The German Lutheran Church of McDonald PA 1908
Confirmation Services

Methodist Episcopal

The Methodist Episcopal (M.E.) Church McDonald PA

Presbyterian

The Central Presbyterian Church in Canonsburg PA

History of McDonald PA First Presbyterian Church

The Miller’s Run Presbyterian Church near Venice PA Dissolved 1903

The Raccoon Presbyterian Church at Candor PA

The History of the Valley Presbyterian Church built 1839

United Presbyterian

McDonald United Presbyterian Church 1892

The First United Presbyterian Church of McDonald PA
changes name to Calvary United Presbyterian Church

The Center United Presbyterian Church Midway PA
50th Anniversary

The Center United Presbyterian Church Midway PA
100th Anniversary

United Presbyterian Church, Miller's Run, Organized 1894

Robinson's Run Church United Presbyterian Church Dedicates New Building 1904

 

 


Military Veterans

Index to Civil War Veterans' Photos

J. B. HOLLAND CIVIL WAR VETERAN

W. S. LOCKHART CIVIL WAR VETERAN

J. W. NESBIT CIVIL WAR VETERAN

C. R. POTTER CIVIL WAR VETERAN

WILL SOULERET SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Index to Spanish-American War Veterans' Photos

WILL SOULERET SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Index to World War I Veterans' Photos

William BARCLAY, McDonald PA, d. Sept 14 1918

Sgt. Daniel J. BURNS large

Sgt. Daniel J. BURNS small

Verner FRANKLIN, McDonald PA, 1918

Edward Gibson, machinist, Naval Aviation Corps.

Harry H. HALL, McDonald PA, Quartermaster

Sgt. James M. HOLAREN, McDonald PA

Private Frank LIBERT, PRIMROSE PA

William McGREGOR, McDonald PA, Served as Nurse, Bookkeeper, Stenographer

Sgt. Jules Mangold

Sgt. Ellsworth Mitchell & Corp. Jules Mongold, both 19 yrs old.

Bugler Victor E. OLIVER, 1919

Corp. Samuel D. Stewart

Sgt. Mac S. Torrance

Index to World War II Veterans' Photos

Private John A. MIKULA Died in the Phillipines World War II Record-Outlook Newspaper June 11, 1943

 




Articles about Schools found in McDonald PA Newspaper Articles (Washington County Pennsylvania)

 

Articles about Churches found in McDonald PA Newspaper Articles (Washington County Pennsylvania)

Catholic

St. Alphonsus Catholic Church 1892

St. Alphonsus Church Dedication 1893

Evangelical Lutheran

Evangelical Lutheran Church McDonald PA

French Mission

The French Mission of McDonald PA 25th Anniversary

German Lutheran

The German Lutheran congregation of McDonald PA
25th Anniversary

The German Lutheran Church of McDonald PA 1908
Confirmation Services

Methodist Episcopal

The Methodist Episcopal (M.E.) Church McDonald PA

Presbyterian

The Central Presbyterian Church in Canonsburg PA

History of McDonald PA First Presbyterian Church

The Miller’s Run Presbyterian Church near Venice PA Dissolved 1903

The Raccoon Presbyterian Church at Candor PA

The History of the Valley Presbyterian Church built 1839

United Presbyterian

McDonald United Presbyterian Church 1892

The First United Presbyterian Church of McDonald PA
changes name to Calvary United Presbyterian Church

The Center United Presbyterian Church Midway PA
50th Anniversary

The Center United Presbyterian Church Midway PA
100th Anniversary

United Presbyterian Church, Miller's Run, Organized 1894

Robinson's Run Church United Presbyterian Church Dedicates New Building 1904

 

 

Brethren Publications - charts of the various publications

 

Interests-About the webmaster.

 

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INDEX RAILROADS/TRAINS

Baltimore and Ohio B&O Railroad Oct. 18, 1879

B & O RAILROAD CRASH JAN 2, 1957

Montour Railroad Schedule from January 1915 McDonald PA and northern locations

P.C.C. & St. L. (Panhandle R.R.) P.C.C. & St. Louis From May 2, 1908 McDonald Outlook Newspaper Washington County, PA

Pittsburgh & Steubenville Railroad Stations and Stages 1904

Obituary for A. F. COLANGEL, Veteran Local Merchant, Retired car inspector for the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad

Pittsburgh Southern Railroad Oct. 18, 1879

Pittsburgh Southern Railroad New Offices 1881

W. & W. Railroad Oct. 18, 1879

image: steam engine photo

 

 

LIBRARIES AND RESEARCH   (Addresses and Phone Numbers) - 1 page

RESOURCES - BOOKS ETC. - coming

MORE LINKS

  TOOLS YOU CAN USE

  
1. (External links - list)

2. Forms - projected date 2006

 

Index to Candidates and Politicians from Washington Co PA

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1911

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1927

1937

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Cartoons

1871 Cartoon Put Yourself in his Place, Thomas NAST

1882 Cartoon: Barn Burners in a Fix

1901 Cartoon: A Sudden Awakening

World

Eisenhower's Plan For Middle East January 1957 with the Webmaster's 2015 Editorial

 

 

McDONALD AREA NEWSPAPERS

Who's Who - Other Families of McDonald: Main Page

SIGN "MUSINGS ABOUT McDONALD PA" GUESTBOOK

VIEW "MUSINGS ABOUT McDONALD PA" GUESTBOOK

BIRTHS

 

 

Major Events found in McDonald PA Newspaper Articles
Washington County Pennsylvania
Wedding Anniversaries


Over 3,000 Engagement and Marriage Notices

Divorce Notices

 

ACCIDENTS-INJURIES and PEOPLE MOVING and SCHOOLS

 

REUNIONS -- WARS-VETS-MEMORIALS -- Nothing Yet

 

PHOTOS

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BUSINESSES

Index to Business and Industry

Index to Activities in McDonald PA

Index to Ads_Advertisements

Index to Banks from McDonald PA

Index to Businessmen from McDonald PA

Index to Firemen from McDonald PA

Index to Hotels from McDonald PA

Index to Manufacturing, Factories, Mills from McDonald PA

Index to Natural Resources from McDonald PA

Index to Railroads in McDonald PA

Index to Shoeshine Stand in McDonald PA

Index to Stores in McDonald PA

 

Index to Businessmen's Photos



Index to Doctors, (Physicians), Dentists, Opticians and Healers

 

 

 

 

  

 

Pitt Five Basketball Team Mar. 9, 1934 McDonald PA Record-Outlook Newspaper Reduced 

Pitt Five Basketball Team Mar. 9, 1934 McDonald PA Record-Outlook Newspaper LARGE

Faces of Pitt Five Basketball Team Mar. 9, 1934 McDonald PA Record-Outlook Newspaper 

McDonald PA Basketball A.C. Team, 1915 Team organized 1914 McDonald, Washington County, PA

 

Index to Civil War Veterans' Photos

J. B. HOLLAND CIVIL WAR VETERAN

W. S. LOCKHART CIVIL WAR VETERAN

J. W. NESBIT CIVIL WAR VETERAN

C. R. POTTER CIVIL WAR VETERAN

WILL SOULERET SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Index to Spanish-American War Veterans' Photos

WILL SOULERET SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Index to World War I Veterans' Photos

William BARCLAY, McDonald PA, d. Sept 14 1918

Sgt. Daniel J. BURNS large

Sgt. Daniel J. BURNS small

Verner FRANKLIN, McDonald PA, 1918

Edward Gibson, machinist, Naval Aviation Corps.

Harry H. HALL, McDonald PA, Quartermaster

Sgt. James M. HOLAREN, McDonald PA

Private Frank LIBERT, PRIMROSE PA

William McGREGOR, McDonald PA, Served as Nurse, Bookkeeper, Stenographer

Sgt. Jules Mangold

Sgt. Ellsworth Mitchell & Corp. Jules Mongold, both 19 yrs old.

Bugler Victor E. OLIVER, 1919

Corp. Samuel D. Stewart

Sgt. Mac S. Torrance

Index to World War II Veterans' Photos

Private John A. MIKULA Died in the Phillipines World War II Record-Outlook Newspaper June 11, 1943

 




BIOGRAPHIES

 

 

WARS-VETS-MEMORIALS OBITUARIES
SCHOOLS  
YEARS: [mixed surnames, by years] SURNAMES: Names - mixture

 

World War I (WWI) Draft Registrations (Basic Info)

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 ALL BAKER Names 74 Records

Men Listed as either born or resided in Washington Co., PA from World War I Draft Registration Cards

 

CREDITS - ACROSS THIS WEBSITE:

Image credits:
Military graphics from Doc's Military Graphics at:
www.geckocountry.com/milgraphics.htm

Antique images from antiqueclipart.com

Postcards owned by Judith Florian, unless stated.

McDonald photos and various newspaper graphics (B&W or brown-tone) from Victoria Hospodar Valentine.  

 

CREDITS FOR SUBMISSIONS:

The McDonald area newspapers researched, photographed and transcribed by Victoria Hospodar Valentine.

The Reporter, Observer, Observer-Reporter newspaper transcripts from Judith Florian and the late- Cathy Caldwell.

All submissions by others are credited with their name.

 

 

 

 Special Thanks ....

...to my friend Janet from Oklahoma, and her cousin Vic for introducing me to Janet. I'd still be struggling with web making if I had not met Janet.  Her help and encouragement has been terrific.

...to Carol for encouraging me.

 

 


Life in Washington Co., PA - 1800s to Present

See Site Map for my SECOND WEBSITE called "Life in Washington Co., PA - 1800s to Present" in the FAMILY CATEGORY AT ROOTSWEB'S FREEPAGES.  

 

Here is some of what it includes and more is coming.

Main Page Lane and collateral families and other information

Washington PA Uptown Landmarks - n1

Washington PA Uptown Landmarks - s2

Towns - descriptions of individual towns, boroughs, in the County - coming as I complete them.

 

Lane family and Church info:
Lane Family Md to PA


Church of the Brethren (German Baptist; Dunkard; COB)
COB Families
Maps

DAR Application and Bedford Co PA

Tributes to two family researchers:
Catherine Louise Florian (Best) Caldwell, my sister
Ruth Elizabeth Lane McGary, my grandmother

Interests-About the webmaster.

More coming....

 

* All other links point to external pages on other people's web sites.

If you cannot find what you need, please email me.

 

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