A biographical history of Greene County, Pennsylvania

by Bates, Samuel P. 1827-1902.

Format: Print Book 1975
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CLP - Main Library Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area r F157.G8 B3 1975
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Pennsylvania Dept. - Reference Stack Area
Call Number  r F157.G8 B3 1975
This useful offprint contains biographical sketches of approximately 800 southwestern Pennsylvania residents. The sketches are of Greene County families predominantly, though unavoidably some sketches concern families of Washington or Fayette County provenance. The biographies are conveniently arranged in alphabetical order within township and borough and generally treat subjects who were born in the early nineteenth century, with reference to immediate forebears of the late eighteenth century. Typical sketches mention the date and place of birth and marriage of the biographee; the name of his wife and the names of his children; names with dates and places of birth of his parents and often grandparents; sometimes the name of the first ancestor in America; and details of religion, education, military service, occupation, home, and residence.
Additional Information
Subjects Greene County (Pa.) -- Biography.
Publisher Baltimore :Genealogical Pub. Co.,1975
Other Titles History of Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Language English
Notes Reprint of Biographical sketches, excerpted from the 1888 ed. of the author's History of Greene County, Pennsylvania, published by Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago.
Description vii, pages 561-898 ; 22 cm
ISBN 0806306769
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