Mother Cumberland: Tracing Your Ancestors in South-Central Pennsylvania


A genealogical guide to 10 counties in Pennsylvania: Bedford, Blair, Centre, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, and Perry. If you are one of the many Americans searching for family connections in these counties of south-central PA, this guidebook will be a valuable reference for understanding the history of the area and locating the records that can help you document your ancestors¿ presence there. Before and after the American Revolution, pioneers of English, Irish, Scotch-Irish, German, and other ethnic stocks passed through Mother Cumberland in large numbers on their way to Ohio, Maryland, Virginia, and other regions. With this book, you can identify their migration routes and find out more about the settlements they created on the western frontier. Illus.

Raymond M. Bell

ISBN: 9780945231011