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Extinct Pennsylvania Counties:: (not linked unless noted, ):
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County Name

Ontario -

Factual information

1810-1812 renamed Bradford Co.
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Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
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County Name

       A ——
Adams -
Allegheny -
Allegheny -
Allegheny -
Allegheny -
Armstrong -

       B ——
Bedford -
Berks -
Berks -
Blair -
Blair -
Bradford -
Bucks -
Butler -

       C ——
Cambria -
Cameron -
Chester -
Chester -
Clarion -
Clearfield -
Clinton -
Clinton -
Columbia -
Crawford -
Cumberland -

       D ——
Dauphin -
Dauphin -
Delaware -

       E ——
Elk -
Erie -

       F ——
Fayette -
Fayette -
Fayette -
Forest -
Forest -
Franklin -

       G ——
Greene -
Greene -

       H ——
Hermitage -
Huntingdon -

       I ——
Indiana -

       J ——
Jefferson -
Juniata -

       L ——
Lackawanna -
Lancaster -
Lebanon -
Lehigh -
Lehigh -
Luzerne -
Lycoming -

       M ——
McKean -
Mercer -
Mercer -
Mifflin -
Mifflin -
Monroe -
Montgomery -
Montour -

       N ——
Northampton -
Northumberland-

       P ——
Perry -
Philadelphia -

       S ——
Schuylkill -
Snyder -
Somerset -
Sullivan -
Susquehanna -

       T ——
Tioga -

       U ——
Union -

       V ——
Venango -
Venango -

       W ——
Warren -
Washington -
Wayne -
Westmoreland -
Westmoreland -
Wyoming -

       Y ——
York -
Society Name and Location



Adams County Historical Society (Gettysburg, PA)
Allegheny County Genealogical Society (Pittsburgh, PA)
Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society (Tarentum, PA)
Ingram Historical Society (Ingram, PA)
Multiple County Genealogical / Historical Societies (multiple listings, PA)
Armstrong County Genealogical Society (Kittanning, PA)



Bedford County Historical Society (Bedford, PA)
Fleetwood Area Historical Society (Fleetwood, PA)
Historical Society of Berks County (Reading, PA)
Blair County Genealogical Society (Hollidaysburg, PA)
Blair County Historical Society (Altoona, PA)
Bradford County Historical Society (Towanda, PA)
Bucks County Historical Society & Museums (Doylestown, PA)
Butler County Historical Society (Butler, PA)



Cambria County Historical Society (Ebensburg, PA)
Cameron County Historical Society & Museum (Emporium, PA)
Chester County Historical Society (Facebook)(West Chester, PA)
Chester County Historical Society (Twitter) (West Chester, PA)
Clarion County Historical Society (Facebook) (Clarion, PA)
Clearfield County Historical Society & Museum (Clearfield, PA)
Clinton Genealogical Society (Lock Haven, PA
Clinton Historical Society (Lock Haven, PA)
Columbia County Historical & Genealogical Society (Bloomsburg, PA)
Crawford County Genealogical Society (Meadville, PA)
Cumberland County Historical Society (Clarlisle, PA)



Historical Society of Dauphin County (Harrisburg, PA)
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (Harrisburg, PA)
Delaware County Societies, multiple listings (multiple townships, PA)



Elk County Historical Society (Ridgeway, PA)
Erie County Historical Society (Erie, PA)



Fayette County Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (Uniontown, PA)
Perryopolis Area Heritage Society (Perryopolis PA)
Fayette County Historical Society (Uniontown, PA)
Forest County Pennsylvania Genealogy Project (Tionesta, PA)
Forest County Historical Society (Tionesta, PA)
Franklin County Historical Society-Kittochtinny (Chambersburg, PA)



Cornerstone Genealogical Society (Waynesburg, PA)
Greene County Historical Society (Waynesburg, PA)



Hermitage Historical Society (Hermitage, PA)
Huntingdon County Historical Society (Huntingdon, PA)



Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County (Indiana, PA)



Jefferson County History Center (Brookville, PA)
Juniata County Historical Society (Mifflintown, PA)



Lackawanna Historical Society (Scranton, PA)
Lancaster County Historical Society (Lancaster, PA)
Lebanon County Historical Society (Lebanon, PA)
Lehigh County Historical Society (Allentown, PA)
Museum of Indian Culture [Lenape (Delaware)] (Allentown, PA)
Luzerne County Historical Society (Wilkes-Barre, PA)
Lycoming County Historical Society & Museum (Williamsport, PA)



McKean County Historical Society (Smethport, PA)
Mercer County Historical Society (Mercer, PA)
Hermitage Historical Society (Hermitage, PA)
Mifflin County Historical Society (Lewistown, PA)
Mifflin County Mennonite Historical Society (Belleville, PA)
Monroe County Historical Association (Stroudsburg, PA)
Historical Society of Montgomery County (Norristown, PA)
Montour County Genealogical Society (Danville, PA)



Northampton County Hist. & Genealogical Soc. (Easton, PA)
Northumberland County Historical Soc. (Sunbury, PA)



Perry County Historical Society (Newport, PA)
Jewish Genealogy Society of Greater Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA)



Historical Society of Schuylkill County (Pottsville, PA)
Snyder County Historical Society (Middleburg, PA)
Somerset Historical Center (Somerset, PA)
Sullivan County Historical Society (Laporte, PA)
Susquehanna County Historical Society (Montrose, PA)



Tioga County Historical society (Wellsboro, PA)



Union County Historical Society (Lewisburg, PA)



Venango County Genealogical Club (Oil City, PA)
Venango County Historical Society (Franklin, PA)



Warren County Historical Society (Warren, PA)
Washington County Historical Society (Washington, PA)
Wayne County Historical Society (Honesdale, PA)
Baltzer Meyer Historical Society (Greensburg, PA)
Westmoreland County Historical Society (Greensburg, PA)
Wyoming County Historical Society (Tunkhannock, WY)



York County Historical Society & Heritage Trust (York, PA)

— Serving multiple areas —
American Swedish Historical Museum - in South Philadelphia is the oldest Swedish Museum in the
         United States. Founded in 1926.
Lithuanian Global Genealogical Society (Schuylkill Haven, PA) Note: The registered address is in
         Pennsylvania, but also serves areas in Connecticut.


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