Thursday, February 6, 2014

FHL - 6 Feb 2014

Looking for records for William H. Micheals and William Critchfield

Faytte Co. Pa Films to look at:

Marriages and deaths, 1852-1855 - 861076 - Item 4
Index to wills A-Z 1784-1949 -   861064

Deeds, mortgages, 1784-1867; index, 1773-1950 - 
 Grantor Index C1-D1 1784-1915   862190
 Grantor Index Mc1 1784-1925 - 857790

Grantee index C1-D1 1784-1924  - 867796
Grantee index M1-Mc1 1784-1940  - 863543

Mortgagor index C1-E1 1784-1950  - 861597
Mortgagor index L1-M1 1784-1944  - 861600

Mortgagee index A1-C1 1787-1950  - 861605
Mortgagee index M1-PQ 1786-1950  -- 861609

Sheriff's deed books, 1787-1875

Surveys and warrants, 1769-1900
Index to surveys A-L 1769-1900  --  861079
Index to surveys M-R 1769-1900  -- 861080

Gilmore surveys 1769-1900  -- 861082-084
Lewis surveys v. 1-3 1769-1900 -- 861085

Warrants - 861086-088

Sunday, November 3, 2013

William Michaels Census Research

3 Nov 2013

1860 US Fed Census
Pennsylvania, Fayette, Stewart - Didn't find
Pennsylvania, Fayette, Springfield - Didn't find
Pennsylvania, Fayette, Saltlick - Didn't find
Pennsylvania, Somerset, Tyrone - Didn't find
Pennsylvania, Somerset, Middlecreek - Didn't find
Pennsylvania, Somerset, Lower Turkeyfoot - Didn't find
Pennsylvania, Somerset, Upper Turkeyfoot - Didn't find

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Somerset County Assessment Rolls

Family History Microfilms:

Assessment rolls, 1795-1879

authors:Somerset County (Pennsylvania). County Commissioners
format:Manuscript/Manuscript on Film
publication:Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968
physical:30 microfilm reels ; 35 mm.

Film Notes

1795-1817Family History Library US/CAN Film557977 
1818-1835Family History Library US/CAN Film557978 
1835-1845Family History Library US/CAN Film557979 
1845-1854Family History Library US/CAN Film557980 
1854-1861Family History Library US/CAN Film557981 
Addison - Wellersburg 1863Family History Library US/CAN Film557982 
Allegheny - Wellersburg 1862Family History Library US/CAN Film557983 
Allegheny - Wellersburg 1864Family History Library US/CAN Film557984 
Addison - Wellersburg 1865Family History Library US/CAN Film557985 
Addison - Wellersburg 1866Family History Library US/CAN Film557986 
Addison - Wellersburg 1867Family History Library US/CAN Film557987 
Addison - Wellersburg 1868Family History Library US/CAN Film557988 
Addison - Wellersburg 1869Family History Library US/CAN Film557989 
Allegheny - Wellersburg 1870Family History Library US/CAN Film557990 
Addison - Wellersburg 1871Family History Library US/CAN Film557991 
Addison - Milford 1872-1873Family History Library US/CAN Film557992 
N. Centerville - Wellersburg 1872-1873Family History Library US/CAN Film557993 
Addison - Milford 1874Family History Library US/CAN Film557994 
New Baltimore - Wellersbury 1874Family History Library US/CAN Film557995 
Addison - Jenner 1875Family History Library US/CAN Film557996 
Larimer - Salisbury 1875Family History Library US/CAN Film557997 
Shade - Wellersburg 1875Family History Library US/CAN Film557998 
Addison - Salisbury 1876Family History Library US/CAN Film560522 
Shade - Wellersburg 1876Family History Library US/CAN Film560523 
Addison - Jennertown 1877 Somerset - Wellersburg 1877Family History Library US/CAN Film560524 
Jenner - Shade 1877Family History Library US/CAN Film560525 
Addison - Shade 1878Family History Library US/CAN Film560526 
Somerset - Wellersburg 1878Family History Library US/CAN Film560527 
Addison - Salisbury 1879Family History Library US/CAN Film560528 
Shade - Wellersburg 1879Family History Library US/CAN Film560529 

                1795 - 1799 - took images of each page.
                1801 - George Miller, Jacob Witt and Nathaniel Critchfield
                1802 - Abraham Miller
                1802 - Elklick Twp. William Tisue
                1802 - Sept, Oct  - Abraham Miller
                1805 - Benjamin Critchfield
                1805 - Grand Jurors - Jacob Baker, Christian Miller, Benjamin Crichfield, Esq., Jacob Witt, Wm.               Crichfield 
                1805 - Dec - John Kemp in Addison
                1807 - Traverse Jury - William Scritchfield, Jacob Witt
                1807 - Court of Oyer - Abraham Miller
                1807 - Jurors - Henry Baker
                1807 - Petit Jurors - William Tisue
                1808 - Petit Jurors - Abraham Miller, Jacob Witt
                1808 - Grand Juror - Henry Baker
                1809 - April - Grand Jurors - William Critchfield, Abraham Miller, Traverse Jurors - Joseph Miller, Jacob Baker, Joseph Critchfield
                1809 - Oct - Isaac Scritchfield
                1810 - Jan - Benjamin Scritchfield
                1810 - April - John Witt
                1811 - July - Wm. Critchfield

Did not finish roll, Assessment for 1802 finished.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

APG and RootsTech week

Here in SLC for APG Conference and Rootstech Conference. Need to make a list of the microfilm that I want to look at while I am here!!!

Researching Moore, Gregg and McMahon lines.

McMahon - 1910 Census - Dunbar Twp, Fayette County, PA, Robert McMahon, Head,
Robert Mcmahon37
Catherine Mcmahon36
Mary Mcmahon14
Isabella Mcmahon12
James Mcmahon10
Catherine Mcmahon7
Burnidine Mcmahon2
Alice Mcmahan0

Robert immigrated in 1886 and is NA. Catherine, his wife, came in 1885. All of their children born in PA. Found in 1940 Connellsville, Fayette, PA and 1881 Scotland.

Films to look at:

Genealogical and personal history of Fayette and Greene counties, Pennsylvania - 896731 , 896732

stmt. resp.:under the editorial supervision of John W. Jordan and James Hadden
format:Books/Monographs/Book with Film
publication:New York, New York : Lewis Historical Pub. Co., 1912
physical:3 v. : ill., ports.
subject class:974.88 D2

Cemeteries, Fayette County, Pa - 1035537 Item 6

stmt. resp.:compiled by Della Reagan Fischer
authors:Fischer, Della Reagan
format:Books/Monographs/Book with Film
publication:McKeesport, Pennsylvania : Fischer, 1979
physical:2 v.
subject class:974.884 V38
Calvary Evangelical United Brethren Church Cemetery:
9. Bittner, Franklin F. b. 2-25-1833 d. 8-5-1907
10.  "         Julia 1848-1923

147. Lyons, Jonathan d. 7-4-1892 aged 79-3-0         )
148. "           Sarah, w/o J. d. 3-4-1834 aged 72-7-23)  one
149. "           Rebecca, no dates

Dunlap Creek Cemetery
157. Frost, 

241. Moore,

245. McCormick,

Whiggs Corner Church Cemetery, Henry Clay Twp.
 1. Bailey

Fayette County, Pennsylvania, gleanings - 974.884 V3m

stmt. resp.:compiled by Kathryn Cooley Miller
publication:Apollo, Pennsylvania : Closson Press, c1990
subject class:974.884 V3

Rehobeth cemetery inscriptions, Fayette County, Pennsylvania - 163928 Located near Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania. In: Harrison County cemetery records. 11th cemetery on roll 0163928.


Fair View M. E. Church Cemetery inscriptions, Fayette County, Pennsylvania - In: Harrison County cemetery records. 74th cemetery on roll 0163929.


Little Red Stone M. E. Church Cemetery inscriptions, Fayette County, Pennsylvania This cemetery is located probably in Fayette County. In: Harrison County cemetery records. 118th cemetery on roll 0163929.


Tombstone inscriptions in cemeteries of Bedford, Somerset, Westmoreland and Fayette counties, Pennsylvania - 385046 

stmt. resp.:presented to the Daughters of the American Revolution Library, Washington, D.C. and the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania... by Braddock Trail Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania by Laura Hay Braddock, work supervised by Charlotte Hay Beard ; Indexed by Elizabeth Hartzell Christner
format:Manuscript/Manuscript on Film
publication:Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1964
physical:1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.

Filmed pages in index with pertinent names. Need to go through images and pull page numbers.

Cemetery and genealogical records of Fayette County - 382740

Some Fayette County, Pennsylvania, cemeteries - 974.884 V3mi

stmt. resp.:compiled by Kathryn Cooley Miller
authors:Miller, Kathryn Cooley
publication:Apollo, Pennsylvania : Closson Press, c1996
physical:239 p. : map.
subject class:974.884 V3

Cemeteries of Fayette County, PA - 974.884 V3y

stmt. resp.:compiled by Rose Yaniga [and] John J. Yanik, Jr.
publication:Apollo, Pennsylvania : Closson Press, c1996
subject class:974.884 V3

List of veterans' graves of all wars buried within Fayette Co., [Pennsylvania] - 1440580 Item 5

authors:Fayette County (Pennsylvania). Board of County Commissioners
format:Manuscript/Manuscript on Film
publication:Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2002
physical:on 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Mary Emmaline Matson Knabb, Violet Catherine Matson Rearick

Looked in 1920 Census, Vandergrift, Westmoreland, PA. Searched line by line looking for any of the Knabb family, found James in Ward 3. No other Knabbs found anywhere in Vandergrift.

Worked on Rearick family 1900 Census - Kiskiminetas, Armstrong, PA, 1910 - Vandergrift, Westmoreland, PA

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Matson - Armstrong and Westmoreland Counties, PA

Mary Emmaline Matson and John Knabb. 1900 Census, Vandergrift Borough, Westmoreland County, PA.

Find-A-Grave has both parents and several of the Knabb children.

1910 Census - Vandergrift Borough, Westmoreland County, PA.

1 Jan 2013

A new year, a new start. How much can we get done this year?

Spending this afternoon going over records that I have collected over the years, organizing and adding citations to both my TMG file and my online TNG family tree.