Columbia County, Pennsylvania Genealogy Guide2016-06-02T16:07:13+00:00

Columbia County, Pennsylvania Records

Columbia County, Pennsylvania (Map It) was created on March 22, 1813 from part of Northumberland County and Luzerne County. The county was named for Columbia, the first popular and poetic name for the United States.

Columbia County is bordered by Sullivan County (north), Luzerne County (east), Schuylkill County (south), Northumberland County (southwest), Montour County (west), Lycoming County (northwest). A Map of Columbia County, Pennsylvania contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Columbia County Townships include  Beaver, Benton, Briar Creek, Catawissa, Cleveland, Conyngham, Fishing Creek, Franklin, Greenwood, Hemlock, Jackson, Locust, Madison, Main, Mifflin, Montour, Mount Pleasant, North Centre, Orange, Pine, Roaring Creek, Scott, South Centre, Sugarloaf.

Columbia County Boroughs include  Ashland (partial), Benton, Berwick, Briar Creek, Catawissa, Centralia, Millville, Orangeville, Stillwater. See also Columbia County Municipalities Incorporation Dates.

Columbia County, Pennsylvania Courthouse Records

Columbia County Townships Map
Columbia County Townships Map


Columbia County, PA Courthouse

The Columbia County Courthouse is located in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. Learn More About State of Pennsylvania Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Columbia county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

Columbia County, Pennsylvania Census Records

Columbia County, Pennsylvania Vital Records

Columbia County, Pennsylvania Resources

Columbia County, Pennsylvania External Links