Genealogical Library & Research


Regular hours

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

First Wednesday of the month

1:00 to 8:00 p.m.


Great news

We now have someone willing to do look-ups at the Northumberland County Courthouse.  Please contact LLLatsha@gmail.com for information and fees.  

Please note

The person above only does research privately

Research in the Northumberland County Historical Society library is paid below

and questions for them should go to NCHS1756@Gmail.com

 

Charlotte Darrah Walter Genealogical Library

NCHS membership benefits include free use of the Charlotte Darrah Walter Genealogical Library.

We're open the first Wednesday of the month (March through December) until 8 p.m

 

If coming from a distance, it is suggested that you call 570-286-4083 to verify open dates.

Can't visit us? Research requests may be mailed to us at:

Northumberland County Historical Society
1150 N. Front Street
Sunbury, PA 17801

Please enclose $30.00 per surname.

 

Or do it with a credit card thru PayPal - click the Buy Now button

 

One surname research by the staff of the Northumberland County Historical Society is only $30, and it can be paid on line by clicking on PayPal "Buy Now" button. Note - to buy more than one surname, change the "Quantity" on the Order Summary screen (Check Out).

Once you have paid via Paypal,  send us an email with the following information:

  • Please make your request as concise as possible (who are you researching)
  • List birth and death dates if known - if not, approximate.
  • List where born and died - if known.
  • List where living and when - if known.
  • Tell us what you already know.
  • Your contact information in case we need to discuss your request with you.

Phone requests will not be honored

Email librarian, Jack Lindermuth: nchs1756@gmail.com


A list of our microfilms - converted to digital - we also have computers for you to use

Title

Years covered

Columbia Co census

1860-1870-1880-1900

Columbia Co Tax

1802

Evening Item (Aug 1 to Feb 29)

1894-1898

Marriage Licenses indexes Male & Female

1885-1974

Milton Standard 75th Aniv Ed

1965

Montour Co census

1850-1860-1870-1880-1900

Mt Carmel marriage& births

1894

North'd Co 1890 veterans census

1890

North'd Co Census

1810-1820-1840-1850-1860-1870-1880-1900-1910-1920-1930

North'd Co Democrat

1861-1902

North'd Co Tax - Bald Eagle (5430)Little Mahanoy

1774-1830

North'd Co Tax - Muncy (5432)

1773-1809

North'd Co Tax - Muncy, Point & Penns (5433)

1787-1812

North'd Co Tax - Shamokin (5434)

1787-1827

North'd Co Tax - Sunbury Turbot Shamokin(5435)

1776-1843

North'd Co Tax - Turbot & U Mahanoy  (5436)

1804-1826

North'd Co Tax (5431) - Mahanoy, Lyco, Mahoning

1775-1829

North'd Co Tax- Augusta & Chilesquaque (5429)

1770-1825

Orphan's Court

1772-1868

Perry Co Census

1900-1910-1920

Public Press Norry

1872 - 1917

Republican Argus - Norry

1808-1812

S A & Shamokin Journal

1840-1850

Schuylkill Co Census

1930

Shamokin Canal Boat (in German)

1827-1833

Shamokin Citizen

1958-1966

Shamokin Herald

1862- 1893

Shamokin Register

1860-1862

Shamokin Times

1878-1884

Shamokin Weekly Times

1884-1887

Snyder & Union Co - Union Vets

1890

Snyder Co Census

1860-1880-1900-1910-1920

Snyder Co Tax

1776-1813

Sunbury American

1850-1910

Sunbury Daily

1873-1903

Sunbury Daily Item

1905-1925

Sunbury Gazette

1852-1879

Sunbury Gazette  (& Miners Register)

1838-1844

Sunbury Gazette American & North'd Co

1879-1883

Sunbury Item (1927-4-29 - 1934-3-31)

1927-1936

Sunbury News

1881-1883

Sunbury Weekly News

1883-1892

Union Co Census

1820-1830-1840-1850-1860-1870-1880-1900-1910-1920-1930

Union Co Tax

1780-1812

Union Co Tax

1793

Working Man's Advocate

1833 - 1838

 

 

Surname files we have - some have limited information

A

Acker, Adam, Adams, Aigler, Albert, Albright, Alexander, Allis, Allison

Alter, Alt, Amerman, Amour, Anderson, Andrews, Anspach, App, Arbogast

Armstrong, Arndt, Arnold, Arrison, Arthaud, Arthur, Artman, Artz, Askey, Atkinson

Auble, Auchmuty, Auckerman, Aumiller, Aurand, Auten, Axelson

 

B   

Bachman,Badger,Baer/Bair, Bahner/Bohner, Baird, Bake, Baker, Baldy, Banther

Barber, Bardell/Bardall/Bardoll, Barnhart, Barnes, Barr, Barrett, Bartges, Barrickman

Bartholomew. Barton, Bartsher, Baskin, Bastian, Bastress, Batdorf, Batman-Bateman, Bauersachs, Baughman, Bauman, Beachell, Beaver, Bechtel, 

Becker/Baker, Beard, Beatty, Beissel, Bell, Belles, Benfer, Bennage, Benner   

Bennett, Bergstresser, Berkheimer, Berger/Barger, Berlin, Berninger, Berry

Best, Betz, Betts, Biblghaus, Bickhart, Bickel, Bingaman, Bieber, Bierer/Berry

Bigler/Booker, Bilger, Billman, Binkley, Bird, Bitting, Bixler, Black, Blain, Blair

Blank, Blattner, Blett/Wheeler, Bloom/Donachy, Blosser, Blue, Blew, Blaw, Blow, Boal/Bole, Boatman, Bobb/Bubb, Bock, Bogard, Bogenrief, Bogut, Bohner

Bolander/Bolender, Bolich, Bolinskie, Bonser, Bonsol/Bonselle, Boon(e), Boop

Boos, Bordell, Bordner, Bossert, Bottiger, Boughner, Bower, Bowes, Bowersox

Boyd, Boyer, Bradford, Bradley, Brady, Bremner, Breininger, Brennan, Breon

Brewer, Breslin, Bright, Brindle, Britton, Brobst, Brouse/Braus, Brokus, Brosius

Brochyus, Brossman, Brown, Brownwell, Bruch, Brungard, Brunner, Bubb, Bucher

Buck, Buffington, Buchanan, Bucher, Buck, Buckley, Bull, Burd, Burget/Burket(t)

Burghart, Burns, Burr, Burrell/Borrel, Bush, Buss, Butsko, Butterbaugh, Byerly


C

Cable/Kobel, Cake, Caldwell, Calhoun, Calvert, Campbell, Cameron, Camp, 

Carnahan, Carr/Kerr, Cartwright, Carvell, Cashner, Cassatt, Catherman, Cawley

Chamberlin, Chambers, Chatham, Chester, Chidester, Chicoskie, Chowka, Christ 

Christ/Crist, Christiansen, Clark, Clayberger, Clayton, Cleaver, Cleckner, Clemens

Clementz, Cline Smith/Kline Smith, Clingan, Clinton, Clymer, Cochran, Coder

Cole, Colpetzer, Compton, Confer, Conger, Connelly, Conner, Conrad, Conser

Cook/Cooke, Cool(Kuhl), Coombs/Coon, Cooper, Corry/Curry, Corson/Courson

Corya, Coryell, Coss, Covaleski, Coverhoven, Cox, Crader, Crawford, Cress

Cressinger, Creveling, Crispin, Crisswell, Cromlich, Crouthermel, Crouser, Crowell/Crossgrover

Crowle/Dingle, Crownover/Coverhoven, Cruse/Kruse, Culp(Kolb,Kolp), Cummings

Curry, Curtin, Cutlip, Cutter, Czarniecki


D

Dale/Diehl, Dalius, Darch, Dark, Darrah, Daub, Dauberman, Davison/Davidson, Davis, Deabler, DeHart, Deibler, Deiffenbach, DeLong, Delp, Dennison, Depew/Dupuy/Depue, Deppen, Derk, Derr, Dewart, DeWee, DeWitt, Dieffenbacher,

Dief(f)enderfer, Diehl (Deal), Dietrich, Diemer, Diller, Dillman/Heffer, Ditsworth,

Ditzler, Doak, Doane, Dockey, Dodderer, Dodge, Doebler, Donachey, Donaldson,

Doney (Dohni), Donmoyer, Donnel, Dorman, Dornsife, Dorr, Dotts,Doutherty/Van Campen, Dougherty,Doyle/Turner, Drake, Dreher, Dressler, Dries/Dreese/Treese,

Drumheller, Druckenmiller, Duck, Dudash, Duncan/Donkert, Dunkelberger,  Dunn,

Dutcher, Dutterer, Duttinger, Dyke.

 

E

Eberhart

Eberhard

Egbert

Ehret

Eirich

Eisenbrown

Eisenhart

Eisenhauer

Eisley

Eister/Kublic

Ellis

Ely

Emerick

Emery

England

English

Ent

Epler

Erb

Erdman/Artman

Erdman

Erdly

Ertle

Eschbach

Espenschied

Esterline

Esterly

Evans

Eveland

Everhart

Ewing

Eyer

 

F

Farley

Farnsworth

Farrington

Fasnacht

Fasold

Fausey

Faust

Fawver

Feast

Feehrer/Ott

Feese

Feg

Fegler  

Feidler

Felker

Felty

Fenstermacher

Ferster

Fertig

Fetter/Bowlby

Fetterolf

Fetzer

Field(s) 

Finck/Johnson

Fink

Fish

Fishburn

Fisher

Fitzgerald

Fitzpatrick

Flaim

Flatt

Fleming

Focht

Fogel

Folk/Falck

Follmer

Foltz

Folwell/Hoisington

Forbell

Forbes

Ford/Forred

Forrest

Forry

Forsythe

Foulds

Foulk

Fowler

Fox/Lyon/Askey

Fox/Huff

Foy

Frain

Frank

Frankenberger

Frederick

Freeland

Freeman

Freese

Fry

Fry/Frey

Fritz

Fryling

Fulkerson

Fulper

Funk

Funston

Furman

Furry

Furster/Furst

 

G

Galer

Galbraith

Gardner

Garinger

Garman

Garrett

Gass

Gaugler

Gayman

Gearhart  

Geddes

Gehres

Geiger

Geist

Gelnett

Gemberling 

George  

Gerhard

Gernert

Gessner

Gettig

Getz

Gibson

Gift

Gilbert  

Gilger

Gilliece

Gillison

Giltner

Gise/Geist

Girard

Glant

Glass

Glatfelter

Gobin

Gonsar

Good

Goodlander

Goodman

Gorman

Gorrell

Goss

Gossler

Gottshall

Gougar

Gower

Grady

Graham/Wilson

Gramley

Grant  

Graul

Gray

Graybill

Graydon

Greager

Gresh

Grier/Greer

Griggs

Grim

Groninger  

Gross

Grosvenor

Grove   

Grubb   

Gruber

Guffy/Pollock

Guier

Gulick  

Gumpf

Gundrum

Gunn

Guss

Gutelius

Guyer/Geyer

 

H

Haas  

Hackenberg

Hackman

Hafer

Hafflich

Hagenbuch

Haines

Hall  

Ham(m)er

Hammond

Hancock

Haney

Hanson

Harkins

Harmon

Haupt

Harner

Harpster  

Harris  

Harrison  

Hartlein

Hartley

Hartman

Hash/Hack

Hartzel

Hassinger

Hautz/Houtz

Hauer/Hower 

Haupt  

Hays/Hayes

Heacock/Haycock

Heckert 

Heckle

Heckman

Heeter

Heffner

Hefler

Heilman

Heim 

Heimbach

Heiner

Heintz

Heintzelman

Heis-etters

Heller

Hendershott

Hendricks  

Hepburn

Hennig

Hensyl

Hepler/Reitz

Hephner

Hepner

Heppner/Messner

Hepler

Herb

Herbster

Herman

Herrold  

Hershey

Hertzog

Hess  

Hessler/Heisler

Hester

Hetrick  

Heiterick/Hetrick

Hiester  

Higgins

Hiland

Hilbush/Hollowbusch

Hilbourne

Hile

Hill

Himrod

Hinkle/Hinkel

Hinterleiter

Hipple

Hobaugh

Hoch/High

Hockenbrocht and Taylor

Hoenes

Hoffman (Hoffa) 

Hoge

Hogendobler

Hogg

Holdeman

Hollenbach

Holshue

Hood

Hopfer

Hooper

Hoover

Horlacher

Hornberger

Hosterman

Hottenstein

Housel

Houser

Houtz/Houts 

Howard

Howell

Howerter

Howenstein

Hoy

Huber

Huff   

Hughes

Huling

Hullihen

Hummel w/Hulshizer 

Hunt

Huntington  

Hutchinson

Hutton

 

I

Ilgen

Imbrie

Inch

Irland

Irwin 

 

J  

Jacobs

Jacoby

Jameson

Jarrett  

Jefferson

Jennings

John

Johnston  

Jones

Jordan

Junkin

Jury

 

K

Kabel

Kachinoskie

Kahler  

Kaler

Kantz  

Kapp  

Kase/Case

Kaseman

Katherman

Katterman

Kauffman

Kearney

Keefer

Keener

Keever

Keffer

Keim

Keiper

Keiser/Keyser

Keithan

Keller

Kelly

Kembel/Kemble/Campbell

Kemberling

Kemmerer

Kendrick

Kennedy  

Kepler

Kerlin

Kern/Stetler

Kerr

Kerschner

Kerstetter  

Kessler

Ketler

Keyser/Keiser

Kiefer/Kieffer

Kiehl

Kightlinger

Kimmel

Kincaid

Kintner

Kinney

Kirkpatrick

Kissinger

Kissinger/Sholt

Kistner

Klase

Kleckner

Klees

Kline

Klinger 

Klingman

Klock

Klopp

Klose  

Knarr/Knorr

Knauff

Knepp

Kniss

Knoebel

Knouse/Inch  

Kobel/Cabel

Koch

Konetski

Kopetsky/Kopecky

Korbich

Korczyk

Korenkiewicz

Kotner/Katner

Kramer

Krankowski

Kratzer/Crotzer

Kraus/Krause

Krebs

Kresge

Krick

Kriegbaum

Kroh/Krock

Krub

Kuhns

Kump

Kunzler

Kurtz

Kuster

Kutzner

 

L

LaBorde

Lafferty/Laverty

Lahr

Lamison/Lamason/Lamberson/Lomason

Landis

Lange

Lantz/Lentz  

Lantzer

Lare/Lair/Lear/Laraio/Lashell

Latsha 

Laub

Laudenslager

Laughlin

Lauver

Lawrence

Laylon

Leach

Leader

Leamer

Leary

Lebard

Leber

Lebkickler

Lebo

Leeser

LeFevre/Lefever

Leffingwell

Leffler  

Lehman  

Leiby

Leighow

Leibfried

Leinbach

Leininger

Leisenring 

Leiser

Leitzel/Howerter

Lenig

Lenhart

Lenker

Lepley

Lesher 

Levan/Levin

Lewandowski

Lewis  

Lindermuth

Lingle

Lilly

Link

Linn

Lisinski

Livingston

Llewelyn

Lloyd  

Long 

Longacre

Longfield/Langfield

Longnecker/Longacre

Lontz  

Lorentz/Lawrence

Louck

Lower/Lehr/Lauer/Lower

Lauer/Lower/Chappel/Shapple

Lowery

Loy

Luck/Look

Luke

Lupold/Lubold/Leopold

Luckey

Luther

Lutz   

Lyon 

Lydick

Lynn

Lytle

 

M

Mackey

Machamer

Madden

Magee/Shields/Boyer/

          Thompson

Mahaffey

Maihl

Malick/Melick

Malloy

Malone

Manning

Mantz

Markley

Markle/Merkle

Marks

Marr

Marsh

Marshall

Marsteller

Martin

Martz/Mertz

Masser

Mathias

Mattern

Mauck/Mook

Maurer/Mourer 

Mauntz/Mountz

Mauser

Mead

Mencer

Mensch

Messinger

Messner  

Metzger

Mettler

Meyer/Moyer

Meyler/Pierpont

Michael/Brong

Middleton

Middlewarth

Milheim

Mills

Miller  

Minnier

Miller/Harris

Mitchell

Mincemoyer

Mitterling

Moeschlin

Mohr 

Moore 

Moll/Mull

Molyneux

Monahan

Montague

Montelius

Montgomery

Moody

Moon

Moore

Morgan 

Morr

Morrison

Morrow

Motz

Mosser/Musser

Moser

Motz/Hilbish

Mowery/Maurey

Moyer

Meyer/Moyer

Murphy

Murray 

Muench/Munch

Musker

Musser

Mutchler

Myers

McCalla

McCartney

MacIntyre

McAllister

McBride

McCall

McCay

McCarty

Maclay  

McCloskey

McCloud

McClow

McCollum

McConnell

McCorkill

McCormick

McCurdy

McCurley

McDevitt

McDowell

McEwen

McFadden

McGinnis

McGrady

McGregor

McHenry

McHose

McKay

McKee  

McKnight

McKinney

McLaughlin

McMath

McMurtrie

McNeil/McNeal

McPherson

McReynolds

McRoberts

McSparrin

 

N

Narehood/Nerhood

Nark

Neidig

Neiman

Neitz

Nesbit

Neuer

Newberry 

Newcomer  

Newman/Neiman/

Nimon/Nyman

Newton/Hamilton

Nicely

Nicholson

Niece

Nixon

Noecker

Nogle

Noll

Notestine

Nozisko

Nye/Ney

 

O

Oaks

Oberdorf

Obermayer

O’Gara

Ogden

Ogle

Ohl

Ohlinger

Old(t)/Jarrett/Lepley

Oman

Omlor

O’Neil

Oplinger

Opp/Wilson

Orlowski

Orner

Orr

Orwig

Osman

Osterfelt

Ott

Otto

Overmeyer

Owen

Oxenreiter

Oyster/Eyster/Eister

 

P

Packer

Painter

Palmer

Pancoast

Park/Pegg

Parry/Perry

Patterson

Patton

Paul

Peart

Pease

Pedro/Petro

Pennypacker

Pensyl/Bentzel

Persing/Pershing

Peters

Petery/Petrie/Peters/

Petra/Petry

Petsushak

Pfleegor

Pfouts/Pfoutz

Phillips

Pickering

Pierpoint

Pitner

Plotner

Poeth

Poh/Poe

Pollock

Pontius 

Portzline

Potter

Pott(s)

Powell

Price/Reynolds

Priestley

Pyers

 

Q

Quattlebaum

Quick 

Quinn

 

R

Radel

Rader

Raidabaugh

Raker

Ramer

Ranck

Rangler

Rapp

Ratusnock

Raub

Rau/Row

Raushkolb

Ray

Ream

Rearick

Rebuck/Rehbuck

Reed 

Reeder

Reedy

Reeser

Reichard/Reichert

Reichner

Reifsnyder

Reigle/Riegel  

Reinard

Reinhold

Reiner

Reish

Reiter/Reute

Reitz

Renn

Renninger

Renny/Rennie

Rentschler

Reppard 

Ressler

Rhoads

Rhoten/Rotten

Riblet

Rice

Richie

Richardson

Richart/Rickert

Richter

Riffle/Riffel

Riland

Rippel

Rishel/Rishell

Ritter/Balliet

Ritter

Roan

Robel/Wroblew

Roberts

Robins

Robinson

Rockefeller

Rodenbaugh/

Rodenbach/

Rhodenbaugh

Rodman

Rogers

Rohm

Rohrbach

Rohrer

Romanusky

Romberger

Rose

Ross

Rote

Roth

Rouch

Rothermel

Roush/Raush

Row

Row/Rau/Rowe 

Royer  

Rubendahl

Rubendall

Ruch

Ruckman

Rudnicki/Rubnick

Runkle

Runyan

Rupert

Ruhl 

Rush

Russin/Russian

Ruthrauff

Ryan

 

S

Salmon/Salman

Sanders

Sanner

Sassaman

Satterlee

Savidge 

Schadel/Shadle

Schadell

Schadle/Hoffa

Schaeffer 

Schally/Sholly

Schick/Shick

Schlapig

Schmidt/Smith 

Schlegel

Schnee

Schneider

Schnure

Schoch

Schock

Schoffstall

Scholl

Seaman

Search

Sears 

Seasholtz

Sechler

Sechrist

Seebold

Seibert

Seigfried

Seiler

Seneca George

Sevison

Shade

Shade/Diehl

Shade/Kraft

Shaffer 

Shaffner

Shambach

Shambaugh

Shannon

Sharretts

Shaw

Sheckler

Sheetz/Speece

Shearer 

Shindel 

Shipe/Scheib 

Shipman

Shissler

Shivelhood

Shively

Shoemaker

Shomper

Shook

Shope

Showalter

Showers 

Shreiner 

Shrenk/Shrank

Shrontz

Shuck

Shuey

Shuler

Shuminski

Sierer

Sigler

Silliman

Silverwood 

Simington

Simpson

Slack

Slear

Slifer

Slote

Slott

Slotman/Slothman

Smith 

Snook 

Snyder 

Sober 

Sontag

Sowinski

Spade

Spade/Spath/Spotts

Spangler 

Spatz/Spotts

Spats/Spaid/Spade/

Speth

Specht

Speece

Speese

Spies/Speese

Spiziri

Spotts/Spotz

Springman

Squire

Stager

Stahl 

St.Clair/Saeli

Stall/Stohl

Stapleton

Stamm

Starr

Starr/Stehr

Startzel

Startzler

Steele

Steese

Steffen

Steimly

Stephens

Sterling

Stern/Starn

Sterner

Stetler 

Stewart

Sticter

Stilwell

Stein

Stine

Stitzel

Stock

Stonebreaker/

Steinbreck

Stoner

Stoughton

Stover

Strasser

Straub 

Strausser

Strayer

Strine

Strock

Stroh

Strohecker

Stroup

Strouse

Struble

Stuck

Stump

Suffel

Sulasavage/Salasvidge

Sutherland/Dodson

Swab

Swanger

Swank

Swartz 

Sweeney/Beckley

Swengel/Zwingle/

Schwengel/Swingle

Swick

Swift

Swineford

Swinehart

Swope

Sypher

 

T

Taby

Taggert

Tallman

Tanner

Tarr

Taylor

Teel

Teitsworth

Teitsworth/Bell

Templin

Tenbrock

Tharp

Thoman

Thomas

Thompson 

Thornton

Thurston

Titus

Tomlinson

Treaster

Trego

Treon 

Trevits

Trexler

Tribble

Trommetter

Troupe

Troutman 

Troxel

Try

Tschopp

Turnbull

Turner

Tyler

 

U

Ulp

Ulrich

Ulsch/Ulsh 

Umpleby

Uplinger

 

V

Valentine

VanAllen

VanBlaricom

Vanderslice

Vandling

VanDyke(Dike)

VanGilder

VanGundy

VanHorn

VanKirk

Vannorstran

Vansant

Vastine

Veach

Verby

Vincent

Vicick

Vitacco

Vogt

Vogt/Fought

Vonieda

Vought

 

W

Waddell

Wagenseller

Wagner 

Waggoner

Waite

Waldroff

Walize(r)

Walker

Wallace

Walter

Wanamaker

Waples

Ware

Warfle/Warfel

Warner/Werner

Wasem

Wasser

Waters

Watson

Watts

Waymire

Weatherill  

Weaver

Weber

Wehr

Weiand

Weidenhammer

Weigandt

Weigel/Weikel

Weikel

Weirick

Weitzel

Weimer

Weis

Weiser 

Weitzel

Welker

Weller

Welliver

Welshans

Wenck

Wenner

Wendel/Wiegandt/

Wiant/

Weyand

Wentz

Wentzel

Werkheiser

Wert/Wirt 

Wertman

Wertz 

Westcott

Wetzel 

Weyand

Whan

Wharton

Whary/Wehry

Wheeland

Wheeler

Whipple

White 

Whitlock

Whitmore

Wiand

Wiest

Wigandt

Wilhour

Wilkinson

Willett 

Williamson

Williard

Willits

Wilson

Wilkinson

Williams

Winckelman/Sevison

Winters

Wion

Wirth

Wise 

Withington

Witman

Wittenmeyer

Witter

Witmer 

Wittmer

Wolf

Wolfe

Wolfgang

Wolforth

Wolvorton

Wohlheiter

Wood(s)

Woodley

Woodling 

Woodring

Wynn

 

Y

Yarnall/Schwenk

Yeager 

Yearick 

Yocum/Yocom

Yoder

Yohn

Yokley

Yordy

Yost 

Young

Youngman

Yount

Yoxtheimer

 

Z

Zartman 

Zearfoss

Zechman

Zeiders        

Zeller 

Zeluff

Zeigenfuse

Zent

Zerbe 

Zettlemoyer

Ziegler

Zimmerman

Zizendorf, Count

Zloty

Zuern

Zyschin