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Delaware County

Hi and welcome to the Delaware County Pennsylvania Genealogy Project. The County Team Associate is Guilio Gaspero.  Any information you have relating to Delaware County would be great, if you could share it.  Every fact, even if you think it is “public knowledge” or “unimportant”, might be the missing fact someone else might need.
We’re really glad you stopped by and I hope that you find this website useful for your genealogical research.
The following links will take you to the various PA-Roots DataBoards and other resources for Delaware County.  At last check there are over 4,370 individual data records posted.
Besides the information you find at PA-Roots.com, here are several links to help you find more information.
Delaware County Newspaper ArchivesSearchable newspaper archives 1870’s to 1977, not all years available
DelawareCountyHistory.comOld Tax Records, Maps, City Directories
OldChesterPA.comUndergoing some cosmetic changes, but all data is still available, new cemetery database coming soon
Delaware County Government ArchivesSearchable indexes of historic county records, excellent resource
Anyone needing records from Delaware County Government Archives, PLEASE contact me.  I might be able to get you what you need sooner than it takes it for them to mail it to you.

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Municipalities of Delaware County

The Municipalities of Delaware County Last Updated: 12 Apr 2011   Aldan BoroughOne West Providence RoadAldan, PA 19018Phone: 610-626-3554Fax: 610-622-3597Web: www.aldan-boro.org Aston Township 5021 Pennell Road (Route 452)Aston, PA 19014Phone: 610-494-1636Fax: 610-494-8916Web: www.astontownship.net…

History of Delaware County

The History of Delaware County The Beginning Delaware County, presently consisting of over 184 square miles divided into forty-nine municipalities is the oldest settled section of Pennsylvania. The first major…

History of Delaware County Pennsylvania – Chapter 2

CHAPTER II The Early Settlement of Delaware County to the Grant of the Province to William Penn   [Please note that this chapter is heavely footnoted.  The footnotes are indicated…

History of Delaware County Pennsylvania – Chapter 1

Chapter I Physical Geography and Geology of  Delaware County   The surface of the county is hilly with very little exception in its western part, but somewhat level in its…

History of Delaware County Pennsylvania – Table of Contents

History of Delaware County, Pennsylvania by Henry Graham Ashmead, Philadelphia: L.H. Everts & Co. 1884   Table of Contents Chapter I – Physical Geography and Geology of Delaware County Chapter…

St David’s, Radnor Church Cemetery, Delaware County

St David’s Episcopal Church CemeteryRadnor, Delaware County Pennsylvania Alphabetical List of Interments In Radnor Church Burial Ground. 1716 to 1906 A. Martha Adams, wife of Samuel Adams, d. 11, 11,…