Resources for Canoe Township:

Click here to see the Beers map for Canoe Township
  • Canoe Township history
  • Cemeteries located in Canoe Township
  • Towns and Boroughs in Canoe Township
  • Census information for Canoe Township (available at the Society on microfilm)
  • A Brief History of Canoe Township:
    Canoe Township was formed from Montgomery Township in 1847, having been surveyed that year in July. It was named after Canoe Creek, which was so called because its mouth on Mahoning Creek was traditionally the head of canoe navigation.

    Cemeteries of Canoe Township:

  • Fairview (United Brethren)
  • Fry
  • Pearce
  • Pine Grove/Richmond/Ferry's School
  • Pine Salem/Evangelical Assoc. Church
  • Rossiter Catholic
  • Sherman/Dunlap Farm (private)
  • Union/CP Church/Union Church/Ebenezer Church
  • Mauk (Zion United Methodist)
  • Some Historic Towns and Boroughs of Canoe Township:

  • Robertsville
  • Locust Lane
  • Locust
  • Rossiter
  • Juneau
  • Canoe Ridge
  • Census Data in Canoe Township (available at the Society on microfilm)

  • 1800 (Westmoreland Co.)
  • 1810 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1820 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1830 (Mahoning Twp.)
  • 1840 (Montgomery Twp.)
  • 1850
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920