Monroe County, Pennsylvania Genealogy Guide2016-06-02T16:25:55+00:00

Monroe County, Pennsylvania Records

Monroe County, Pennsylvania (Map It) was created on April 1, 1836 from Pike County and Northampton County. The county was named in honor of James Monroe, fifth U.S President.

Monroe County is bordered by Wayne County (north), Pike County (northeast), Sussex County, New Jersey (northeast), Warren County, New Jersey (east), Northampton County (south), Carbon County (west), Luzerne County (northwest), Lackawanna County (northwest). A Map of Monroe County, Pennsylvania contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Monroe County Townships include  Barrett, Chestnuthill, Coolbaugh, Eldred, Hamilton, Jackson, Middle Smithfield, Paradise, Pocono, Polk, Price, Ross, Smithfield, Stroud, Tobyhanna, Tunkhannock.

Monroe County Boroughs include  Delaware Water Gap, East Stroudsburg, Mount Pocono, Stroudsburg. See also Monroe County Municipalities Incorporation Dates.

Monroe County, Pennsylvania Courthouse Records

Monroe County Townships Map
Monroe County Townships Map

Monroe County, PA Courthouse

The Monroe County Courthouse is located in Stroudsburg, 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 Monroe 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.

Monroe County, Pennsylvania Census Records

Monroe County, Pennsylvania Vital Records

Monroe County, Pennsylvania Resources

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