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Mifflin County Genealogy Project
Lookups & Research Services
The volunteers listed here have offered to do lookups.
Please remember that a lookup means checking a particular source for a specific person. It does not mean doing research. Example: "I'm trying to find out where John Jones is buried. He lived in Lewistown in 1880 and doesn't appear in the 1900 census. Could you please look for him in your cemetery book?"
Please remember to tell them what you already know, so they don't their waste time finding that information.
Please remember to provide them with specific details: Example: "I'm trying to find a marriage record for John Jones and Mary Smith, who appear in the 18xx census with two kids aged 5 and 7."
Please remember only to ask for one lookup per email, unless you're looking for two specific individuals in the same book.
Please remember never, ever, to ask two people for the same request. Lookup volunteers do communicate with one another, and have been known to quit because of this deplorable practice.
Please remember to thank the volunteer for his/her trouble, even if the information isn't in the source. The thanks is for their work, not the result.
Please let me know if any email link is no longer valid.
|Gerri L. Aitkin||MIFFLIN, SNYDER & JUNIATA COUNTIES
Lewistown True Democrat - Mifflin County, PA - 1835 to 1905
Obit, Marriages, Births, Moving, Schools, War Regt., etc. by Gerri L. Aitkin, 1997 & 1998
McClure Plain Dealer newspaper:1905-1950
Centre Hall Reporter newspaper:1868-1909
Juniata County newspaper:1864
LITTLE VALLEY PRESBYTERIAN, Vira, Derry Twp., Mifflin County
NOSSVILLE CEMETERY, Nossville, Tell Twp., Huntingdon County
SALEM CEMETERY, Blairs Mills, Tell Twp., Huntingdon County
|The Pioneers of Mifflin Co., Pennsylvania, John Martin Stroup and Raymond Martin Bell, 1942|
West Kishacoquillas Presbyterian (Old Presbyterian) Cemetery, Belleville.
|Julie Meloni||Obituaries of Mifflin Co. 1822-1880, Dan McClenahen, 1992
Obituaries of Mifflin Co. 1880-1896, Dan McClenahen, 1995
People in the News in Mifflin County, Vol. I (1822-1886), Dan McClenahen, 1986
Marriages of Mifflin County,1822-1885, Dan McClenahen
Wills of Mifflin County, 1789-1860, Vol. I
Wills of Mifflin County 1860-1900, Vol. II
Social Security Death Index
US Census Records 1790 - 1930, Mifflin Co.
|Tracilyn Miller-Brown||Naturalization Papers from Mifflin County|
|Sue Barr||"Mifflin County" chapter of the 2-volume 1886 set, History of the Susquehanna and Juniata Valleys|
|Donna Terrian||Obituaries of Mifflin Co. Vol. II, 1880-1896, Dan McClenahen, 1995
People in the News in Mifflin County Vol. I, 1822-1886, Dan McClenahen, 1986
People in the News in Mifflin County Vol. II, 1886-1899, Dan McClenahen, 1995
Mifflin Co., PA Families and Records before 1800, Raymond Martin Bell, 1987
People of Mifflin County, PA 1755-1798, John Stoup/Raymond Bell
|Nicola Hood||Mifflin Countians Who Served in the Civil War, Compiled by George R. Frysinger
Obituaries of Mifflin Co. 1822-1880, Dan McClenahen, 1992
|Victoria Shimp||Cemeteries of Mifflin County, PA, Vol. 1 & 2, Mifflin County Historical Society, 1996
History of the Susquehanna and Juniata Valleys, PA, Volumes I and II
Marriages of Mifflin County 1822-1885, Dan McClenahen
|Dave Wyble||Census Compendium for Pennsylvania and Rhode Island
Marriages, Water Street Charge German Reformed Church 1857-1870
|Mary A. Old||Huntingdon, Mifflin, and Juniata area database, Mary A. Old, unpublished|
|Melissa F. Kline||Belltown Cemetery, Charles W. Morgan, 1992
Lawver's United Methodist Church Cemetery, Charles W. Morgan, 1992Lewistown Democrat and Sentinel, 1835-1884, Gerri L. Aitkin, 2001
Lewistown Democrat and Sentinel, 1885-1892, Gerri L. Aitkin, 2000
Lewistown Democrat and Sentinel, 1892-1899, Gerri L. Aitkin, 2002
Samuel's United Church of Christ Cemetery, Charles W. Morgan, 1986
Wagner Methodist Chapel Cemetery, Charles W. Morgan, 1991
Note~ Several of the resources the people here are sharing have been published by members of the Mifflin County Historical Society~ many of which really don't cost very much less than your average paperback. The Society has been going on since 1921. Their access to local records and continued contributions have made headway for many out-of-town researchers - if not you then maybe someone who has shared info with you along the way. Although I live in VA, when I traveled to Mifflin County, the volunteers there were very helpful and spent hours working with me and helping me make the most of my limited time. For a reasonable fee, the Society's experienced volunteers will do the groundwork for you so that you needn't travel to PA. Please consider purchasing sources and services from the Historical Society. ~ Cynthia Rosenberry
Genealogy Helplist: Pennsylvania
Genie-Angels (Now a Yahoo Group)
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness - Pennsylvania
Cyndi's List - Lookups
Research for a Fee
Mifflin County Historical Society
JUSTIN KIRK HOUSER
1277 Valley View Road
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Commonwealth Libraries: PA Researchers
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO ADD A LINK TO A LOOKUP WEBSITE
OR IF YOU HAVE SOURCES IN WHICH YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER TO DO LOOKUPS,
PLEASE CONTACT ME.
Mifflin County PAGenWeb
Josie Baughman, Mifflin PAGenWeb County Coordinator
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This page was last updated 02/17/2008