Lawrence County, Pa Genealogy

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If you are searching for your ancestors in Lawrence County, PA... you've come to the right place! We have over 1100 pages with photos, obituaries, biographies, histories and general Lawrence Coounty info and its still growing.

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If you would like to contribute your family info or have any questions or suggestions send me an email. I'm looking forward to hearing from you.

To have a sense of history one must consider oneself a piece of history... Alfred Kazin

What's New?

World War I Heroes Honored

Strobel Scrapbook
Newspaper Clippings chronicling the events in the Strobel
and related families during the 20th Century

Robert Davis Kroesen Interview 1922

Newspapers and Editors of the Past and Present in Lawrence County

100th PA Volunteers Roundheads Roster

Holy Family Children's Home

Margaret L. Henry Children's Home
1910, 1920, 1930 & 1940 US Census

Early Innkeepers (1804 - 1834)

More New and Featured Items

Where To Look!

Lawrence County Info

General County Information

Books and Lookups

PALawren email List

Miscellaneous Page

PA Lawrence Email List

Search the Archives of the PA Mercer email list

Browse the archives

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Email Surnames & Changes

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Lawrence County Message Boards
Queries, obituaries, deaths, biographies, marriages, and more!

GenForum Query Boards

First Presbyterian Church
New Castle, PA

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Lawrence County Old Photos

County Genealogy &  

- Libraries -

New Castle Public Library
207 E. North St.
New Castle, PA 16101-3691
Great, helpful folks!!!

Ellwood City Area Public Library
510 Cresent Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
Phone: (724) 758-6458
Fax: (724) 758-0115

F.D. Campbell Memorial Library
PO Box 666
Bessemer, Pa 16112
Phone: (724) 667-7939

- Newspapers -

New Castle News
27 North Mercer Street
New Castle, PA 16101

Ellwood City Ledger
501 Lawrence Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
Phone: (724) 758-5573

- County Courthouse -

Lawrence County Government Center
430 Court Street
New Castle, PA 16101


  Historical Resources

- Historical Societies -

Ellwood City Area Historical Society
310 5th Street
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-2021

Lawrence County Historical Society
408 N. Jefferson
P.O. Box 1745,
New Castle, PA 16103
Phone/Fax: 724-658-4022

- Other Helpful County Places -

Lawrence County Historical Markers

Lawrence County Memoirs
It is a great, must-see site, by Jeff Bales, Jr

New Castle News Online Obituary Database

Cascade Park
1928 E Washington St,
New Castle, PA 16101
(724) 652-7661

Cascade Park - Photos & Further Info

North Hill Historic District
Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1999

Small Town Noir
Small-time true crime from New Castle, Pa.

Lawrence County, PA Google Map

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