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List of Causes, Beaver Co., Pa. 15 Oct 1830

This list of Causes set for trial at the October Term [1830] was published in the “Western Argus” newspaper 13 Oct 1830: Hannah Janay vs. Thomas Bryan Jacob Beltzhoover vs.…

St Clair Borough, Beaver County

St Clair Borough Contributed by Don ST. CLAIR BOROUGH In 1837, Vicary laid out the village of St. Clair, sometimes known as Vicary Extension, located on the west side of…

1924 Rochester City Officers, Beaver County

Rochester City Officers 1924 ROCHESTER 1924 Transcript Katie Jan CITY OFFICERS Borough Solicitor Richard S Holt Street Commissioner John W Halpin Park Commission Robert W Gordon Chief of Police William…

1902 – 1903 Monaca Directory, Beaver County

Monaca Directory – 1902-1903 Contributed by Don Monaca Directory 1902-1903 Abnarth Alexander, barber, res Atlantic ave. Acker Mrs Christina (wid Simon) res Atlantic ave. Ackerman John P [Alida W], hardware…

Judicial History of Beaver County

Judicial History of Beaver County, Pa.   Beaver County was created March 12, 1800 from the western portion of Allegheny County and the northern portion of Washington County. Beaver Town…

Freedom History, Beaver County

Freedom History Freedom Borough Written in 1932 by Lydia K. Fruth and Mary Blatt. Freedom is one of the thriving little towns of the Beaver Valley, a mile or so…

Employees of Fry Glass, Rochester, Beaver County

Employees of Fry Glass, Rochester, PA. The following is a list of employees of Fry Glass Company in Rochester. This list was copied from a pay roll record abt.1920-23. This…

McCollum-Renwick Bible Records, Beaver County

McCollum-Renwick Bible Records Jonathan McCollum was born 17 July 1836, the son of Jacob and Fanny (Young) McCollum and the grandson of Moses and Elizabeth McCollum. His parents left the…

Businesses in Rochester & Freedom

By: Don Fraser PEOPLES ELECTRIC RAILWAY COMPANY The People’s Electric Street Railroad Company was organized in 1891, and on Augusta 13, 1891, a charter was applied for the following: Dan…