Genealogy Resources at the new Court House,
Cumberland County, PA
On the Square, Carlisle, PA [Southeast corner of High and Hanover Sts.]
- Register of Wills
- Wills - 1750 to present.
- Will Inventories located at Historical Society.
- Marriage Records - 1885 to present.
- Birth Records - 1894 through 1905.
- Death Records - 1894 through 1905.
- Extracted information. Copies of Death Certificates not allowed.
- Birth and Death records after 1905 are maintained by the state.
Visit PA Vital Records
for more information on how to obtain these records.
- Orphan's Court Records - 1750 to present.
- Adoptions - Sealed.
- Opened by court order only.
- County Clerk's Office
- Recorder of Deeds
- Deeds - 1750 to present
- Mortgages and Agreements of Sale
- Rights of Way
- 4 Volumes of 18th Century Surveys
- Current Sub-division Plans
- Charters - 1750 to about 1970
- Fire Companies, Churches, Town Band, etc.