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Ellis & Hungerford


1886


Excerpts From:
History of that part of the Susquehanna and Juniata Valleys, embraced in the counties of Mifflin, Juniata, Perry, Union and Snyder, in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania" edited by F. Ellis and A. N. Hungerford. Published in 1886 by Everts, Peck and Richards, Philadelphia

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CHAPTER I.
Erection of Juniata County
Location of County Seat, Erection of County Buildings, Civil List of Juniata County

CHAPTER II.
Miscellaneous Matters
Progress of First Settlement, Fithian's Journal, First Appearance of Geographical Names on the Tax Lists, Facts and Oddities from the Tax Lists, Election Districts and Elections, Negro Slavery and Servitude

CHAPTER III.
The Bench and the Bar
Sketches of the Judges and Attorneys of the Juniata Courts

CHAPTER IV.
Sketches of Practitioners
, Early and Late Homoepathy

CHAPTER V.
County Societies
Juniata County Agricultural Society, Riverside Park and Agricultural Association, Granges, Veterans' Reunion Association

CHAPTER VI.
Borough of Mifflintown

Roads Ferries and Bridges, Post Office and Postmasters, Hotels, Schools, Mifflintown Academy, Presbyterian Church, Messiah Evangelical Church, Methodist Episcopal Church, Cemeteries, Fire Companies and Fires, Banks, The Press, Lodges, Manufactures, A Terrific Storm


Chapter VII.
Lack Township, Part I

Assessment of 1763, 1767-1776, Township Lines, Taxable Industries

Chapter VII.
Lack Township, Part II

Early Settlers, Peru Mills, Public Schools, Post Office, Old Presbyterian Church, Waterloo, Black Log, Tuscarora Sleeping Place

Chapter VIII.
Tuscarora Township, Part I

Early Settlers, Bealetown, Waterford, Presbyterian Church, McCoysville UP Church


Chapter VIII.
Tuscarora Township, Part II

Bigham's Fort, Public Schools


Fort Bigham
and descriptions of Indian raids in the Juniata Valley


Chapter IX.
Milford Township, Part I

Additional Settlers, Taxable Industries, Lt. John McClellan, Early Settlers


Chapter IX.
Milford Township, Part II

More Early Settlers including the Hardy Boys


Chapter IX.
Milford Township, Part III

More Early Settlers, Captivity of Leonard Groninger, Old Forge on Licking Creek, Paper Mill on Licking Creek, The Juniata Tannery, Public Schools


Chapter X.
Turbett Township, Part I

Early Settlers

Chapter X.
Turbett Township, Part II

Lutheran Church on Church Hill, School Houses, Goshen Road

Chapter XI.
Beale Township, Part I

History, Early Settlers

Chapter XI.
Beale Township, Part II

The Innis Family and Their Captivity, Lower Tuscarora Presbyterian Church, Public Schools, Tuscarora Academy, Indian Mound and Fort, The Old Fort Field, A Mastodon

Chapter XII.
Spruce Hill Township

Early Settlers, Pleasant View, Baptist Church, Gray Land Disputes


Chapter XII.
Spruce Hill Township, Part II

Schools and the Gray Land Litigations


CHAPTER XIII.
Port Royal Borough
(Perrysville)
Public Schools, Perrysville Bridge Company, Presbyterian Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church, Methodist Episcopal Church, Port Royal Branch Bank, Tuscarora Lodge, Airy View Academy


CHAPTER XIV.
Patterson Borough


CHAPTER XV.
Fermanagh Township

Taxables of 1763 & 1767, Taxable Industries, Early Settlers, Schools, Pine Grove Methodist Episcopal Church


CHAPTER XVI.
Fayette Township

Early Settlements, Lost Creek Presbyterian Congregation, Mennonite Meeting House, German Baptist Meeting House, Cocolamus, Oakland Mills


CHAPTER XVI.
McAlisterville

Evangelical Lutheran Church, I.O.O.F., Soldiers' Orphan School


CHAPTER XVII.
Walker Township

Early Settlement, Churches, Schools, Mexico, Mifflinburg or Taylorstown, Mount Pleasant, Centreville or Van Dyke, Van Wert, Davis Lock


CHAPTER XVIII.
Delaware Township

Early Settlements, Schools, East Salem


CHAPTER XIX.
Thompsontown

Churches, Schools, Lodges and Societies


CHAPTER XX.
Monroe Township

St John's Lutheran or Niemond's Church, Mennonites, Schools, Richfield, Lutheran and German Reformed Church, United Brethren Church, German Baptists, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Evandale


CHAPTER XXI.
Greenwood Township

Taxable Industries, Schools, Bethlehem Evangelical Church


CHAPTER XXII.
Susquehanna Township



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