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Beaver Argus Genealogical Gleanings, 1830-1858$14.00
Beaver Argus: by Mark Welchley
A careful reading of every news item, advertisement or public notice in the microfilms of the oldest surviving newspapers of Beaver County, Pennsylvania, Argus (known as the Western Argus until 1843). Includes items containing genealogical information of a local nature from Western Pennsylvania and parts of Ohio and Virginia. Marriage notices were omitted so as not to duplicate material from his earlier book, Beaver County, Pa. Marriages, 1830-73. The only exceptions to this were a number of marriage notices, mostly from the 1840’s, that were inadvertently omitted from the earlier book.An index provided for names that are not alphabetized in the text.
Paper. 130 pages.
Beaver County, Pennsylvania; Marriages 1830-1873$14.00
BC Marriages: by Mark Welchley
Early marriages in all of Western PA are difficult to obtain. Except for a brief period in the early 1850s, county records were not kept until 1885. Many church and magistrate records have been lost or destroyed. Newspapers, then, may preserve the only surviving records. This book includes abstracts of over 2,000 Beaver County, Pennsylvania marriages giving the name of the bride and the groom, the minister, the date of the marriage and the newspaper insertion date, parents when given, and location of marriage by abbreviation. Index.
1981, 8.5″ X 11″, Softbound, 99 pages
Pittsburgh, PA Gazette Genealogical Gleanings 1786-1820$14.00
Pittsburgh, PA Gazette Genealogical Gleanings 1786-1820 – by Mark Welchley
News items, advertisements and public notices containing genealogical information of a local nature from Western Pennsylvania + parts of Ohio and Virginia.
1983, 8.5″ X 11″, Softbound, 81 pages.