Free Every Name Indexes for Old County Histories
Every Name Index to A Genealogical and Biographical History of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Compiled by Cathy L. O'Connor, © 2010.
The original text was excerpted from Part II of History of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, edited by Dr. Thomas Cushing, et. al, Chicago, 1889, reprinted from a volume borrowed from the library of Floyd G. Hoenstine, retitled and reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., Baltimore, 1975.
Publisher's note: As the index references correspond to the page numbers in the parent work, the original page number have been retained.
How to use this index
1. Search for your ancestor below under "Alphabetical Index". The number following the name in the index is the page in the original text where the person is mentioned.
2. Look below where you searched the alphabetical index, it says "Do Your Own Look Up Here". There you will find a link to the original text online if one is available. Click that link. Find the page number in the text and search for your ancestor's name.
3. If a copy of the county history is not available online, click the "Found It! Now What?" link where you will find suggestions on how to locate a copy of the original text. To understand how the index was compiled, please visit the "About Each Index" page.
DO YOUR OWN LOOK UP HERE
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