Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Genealogy Guide2016-06-02T16:12:57+00:00

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Records

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania (Map It) was created on March 26, 1804 from Lycoming County. The county was named in honor of Thomas Jefferson, third U.S. President .

Jefferson County is bordered by Forest County (north), Elk County (northeast), Clearfield County (east), Indiana County (south), Armstrong County (southwest), Clarion County (west). A Map of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Jefferson County Townships include  Barnett, Beaver, Bell, Clover, Eldred, Gaskill, Heath, Henderson, Knox, McCalmont, Oliver, Perry, Pine Creek, Polk, Porter, Ringgold, Rose, Snyder, Union, Warsaw, Washington, Winslow, Young.

Jefferson County Boroughs include  Big Run, Brockway, Brookville, Corsica, Falls Creek, Punxsutawney, Reynoldsville, Summerville, Sykesville, Timblin, Worthville. See also Jefferson County Municipalities Incorporation Dates.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Courthouse Records

Jefferson County Townships Map
Jefferson County Townships Map

Jefferson County, PA Courthouse

The Jefferson County Courthouse is located in Brookville, Pennsylvania. Jefferson County was attached to Westmoreland County until 1806 and to Indiana County until 1830. 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 Jefferson 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.

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Census Records

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Vital Records

Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Resources

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