A Biographical History of Lancaster County (Pennsylvania): Being a History of Early Settlers and Eminent Men of the County


This hefty volume contains hundreds of biographical sketches of men who had lived in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, at some time from its early settlement down to about 1870.

The sketches vary in length from a few lines to a few pages, but most provide significant biographical detail. Parents, spouses and children are frequently noted. Anyone researching Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, will want to add this important biographical source to his or her library.

Alex Harris

(1872), 2006, 5½x8½, paper, 640 pp.

ISBN: 9781556132452