Monroe County, PA
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Welcome to the Monroe County, Pennsylvania Genealogical Research site.
This site is intended as an aid to the Monroe County, PA family
history researcher. You are welcome to contribute any information you may
have from the area to share with other researchers. Please contact
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Monroe's county seat is located in Stroudsburg, incorporated as a borough on February 6, 1815, and named for Colonel Jacob Stroud, a settler. He built a home for his son, which has been restored and now operates as a museum by the Monroe County Historical Association at the intersection of Ninth Street and Main Street.
The county clerk has marriage records from 1885, divorce records from 1844, and probate and civil court records from 1836.
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