Local History

It helps the process of researching our Ancestors when we have a general idea of where they are located.  Sometimes there will be an article that will contain information on a particular individual.  And at other times, some sort of picture will help to connect the puzzles together.  Below you will find such information that has been submitted us. 

If you have a listing you would like to submit contact the Bucks County Coordinator below.

A Guide to Village Histories - Newspaper Article
Beulah Cemetery 
Photo located in New Britain.
Records for the Cemetery
Family Histories  and other Information, including...
  •   Fluck Family
  •   Hendricks Island and the Hendrick Family
  •   Procter Family
  •   Appleton Family
  •   Beans Family Plus a short News Article on the Death of William Bean and Harmon Bean;  
  •   Taylor Family 
  •   Palmer Family
  •   George J Koerner
  •   Cohlman Gerhab
  •   Adam Ott
  •   Evan Stephens Family
Genealogical Maps of Pa Counties  Dept of Internal Affairs
History of Bucks County PA Volume 1 & 2 -
By William H Davis.
Transcribed by Donna Bluelink
History of Bucks County PA
Names and page Index and Bios. Volume 3 by William H. Davis 
The History of Bucks County by J.H. Battle Chapter 1 Complete, Chapter 2 in Progress
Mount Giliead AME Cemetery  Transcription Buckingham, Pennsylvania. The cemetery is attached to the Mount Giliead African Methodist Episcopal Church which was erected in 18?? by the local African-American residents.
Newspaper Articles These are articles of interest from the area
Items in the Town and Country Newspaper of Montgomery County PA These are articles was include some Bucks County Information
Pictures: Abraham S Groff;  his family, and Groff /Snyder sent by Kathie (Nee Snyder) Marion
Picture of the Old Swift Farm sent by Norma Stilwell (could someone submit the location of this farm? ncj)
Pictures of people from the Bucks County and Surrounding area. Some of this picture have been identify others have not. Surname included are Bean, Dyer, Gotsman, Appleton, Taylor, Worthington, Rohrman, 
Pictures of the following people submitted by John Buckman --------Anne E Hickenbottom, Annie Craig, Dr. P Hibbs, Eliz Wilson, Hannah Flowers Hibbs, Jacob Hibbs, Matida Heston, Mrs. P Hibbs, Tillie Jane Scarborough, William Flower.
Removals and Changes ------------- From The 1876 Bucks County Intelligencer which printed the "Removals and Changes" of everyone in the County that they knew about over the course of the last year. 

The following person has pictures they are willing to share copies of with anyone with connection to the following families Stem, Kelly, Laubach, and Reese. You can contact her at edashner@cybertrails.com

Last updated: Monday, 18 May 2009


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