Somerset County, Pennsylvania Genealogy Guide2016-06-02T16:29:50+00:00

Somerset County, Pennsylvania Records

Somerset County, Pennsylvania (Map It) was created on April 17, 1795 from Bedford County. The county was named for the historic English county of Somerset.

Somerset County is bordered by Cambria County (north), Bedford County (east), Allegany County, Maryland (southeast), Garrett County, Maryland (southwest), Fayette County (west), Westmoreland County (northwest). A Map of Somerset County, Pennsylvania contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Somerset County Townships include  Addisollegheny, Black, Brothersvalley, Conemaugh, Elk Lick, Fairhope, Greenville, Jefferson, Jenner, Larimer, Lincoln, Lower Turkeyfoot, Middlecreek, Milford, Northampton, Ogle, Paint, Quemahoning, Shade, Somerset, Southampton, Stonycreek, Summit, Upper Turkeyfoot.

Somerset County Boroughs include  Addison, Benson, Berlin, Boswell, Callimont, Casselman, Central City, Confluence, Garrett, Hooversville, Indian Lake, Jennerstown, Meyersdale, New Baltimore, New Centerville, Paint, Rockwood, Salisbury, Seven Springs (partial), Shanksville, Somerset, Stoystown, Ursina, Wellersburg, Windber. See also Somerset County Municipalities Incorporation Dates.

Somerset County, Pennsylvania Courthouse Records

Somerset County Townships Map
Somerset County Townships Map


Somerset County, PA Courthouse

The Somerset County Courthouse is located in Somerset, 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 Somerset 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.

Somerset County, Pennsylvania Census Records

Somerset County, Pennsylvania Vital Records

Somerset County, Pennsylvania Resources

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