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Mercer County-The 19th Century and Before

Mercer County-The 19th Century and Before Compilers: Retrospect Publishing
Search for well over 25,000 Mercer County residents from the 1700's to the late 1800's within seconds. The 1898 Directory contains an abundance of information for the genealogy researcher including addresses of county residents, acres of land farmed by each Mercer County farmer, lists of the churches, secret societies, and their officers, and much more.

If you had ancestors in Mercer County, Pennsylvania during the 1800s this CD is a must for you. You will be able to find a list of men who served in both the War of 1812 and the Civil War from Mercer County, or locate the address of a county resident, or the number of acres of land they farmed in 1898 in the county directory.

The 1888 Mercer County History not only includes extensive chapters on county, township and city histories but also a condensed history of the formation and development of the Commonwealth of PA along with wonderful biographies of residents that often mention from what county or country they came from. This CD contains a powerful search tool and images of the original pages from the following books:

  • Mercer County Directory, 1898 (R. L. Polk & Co.; Pittsburg; 1898)
  • History of Mercer County, PA, 1888 (J. Fraise Richard; Brown, Runk & Co, Chicago; 1888)

System Requirements: CD-ROM drive; Windows Operating System. Not compatible with network software.

Whether you are searching for Mercer County taxables for the years 1800 to 1802 or searching for officers of secret societies in 1898 you are bound to learn more about the people and places that comprised Mercer County. It also includes a Mercer County map.

2001, 1,869 pages, CD
ISBN 1929356072

Price: $39.95

SKU: CD-R-M051

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