Union County, Pennsylvania Records
Union County, Pennsylvania (Map It) was created on March 22, 1813 from Northumberland County. The county was named for the federal union of the states.
Union County is bordered by Lycoming County (north), Northumberland County (east), Snyder County (south), Mifflin County (west), Centre County (northwest). A Map of Union County, Pennsylvania contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Union County Townships include Buffalo, East Buffalo, Gregg, Hartley, Kelly, Lewis, Limestone, Union, contains the unincorporated village of Winfield, West Buffalo, White Deer.
Union County Boroughs include Hartleton, Lewisburg, Mifflinburg, New Berlin. See also Union County Municipalities Incorporation Dates.
MapGeeks.org has is a collection of old Pennsylvania maps.
Union County, Pennsylvania Courthouse Records
The Union County Courthouse is located in Lewisburg, 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 Union 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.
- Union County Recorder of Deeds has Land Records from 1813.
- Union County Prothonotary / Clerk of Courts has Court & Divorce Records from 1813.
- Union County Register of Wills/ Orphan's Court Clerk has Marriage & Probate Records from 1813 and Birth & Death Records from before Jan 1906.
- Union County Tax Assessor Office has tax records.
Union County, Pennsylvania Census Records
- Learn More: State of Pennsylvania Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Union County, Pennsylvania Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Pennsylvania Vital Records
- Birth & Death Records: 1906 to present.
- Marriage Records: does not have marriage records. The marriage records should be available in the County Court House.
- Divorce Records: does not have marriage records. The marriage records should be available in the County Court House.
- Locations: Pennsylvania Office of Vital Statistics, Pennsylvania State Archives
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: Division of Vital Records, 101 South Mercer Street, Central Building, Room 401, New Castle, PA 16103; PH (724) 656-3100
Union County, Pennsylvania Resources
- Pennsylvania Archives - Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission series contains records of pennsylvania, from 1664 to 1780, and includes military, marriage, tax and land records. This is a Free Database.
- Union County Historical Society
- Union County, Pennsylvania Message Boards
Union County, Pennsylvania External Links
- Pennsylvania Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Historical Maps of Union County, Pennsylvania - PA D.O.T.
- Historical Newspapers from Pennsylvania (1719 - 1997)
- Union County, Pennsylvania Books - Amazon
- Union Co., Pennsylvania - FindaGrave
- History and topography of Northumberland, Huntingdon, Mifflin, Centre, Union, Columbia, Juniata and Clinton Counties, Pa.
- Union County, Pennsylvania Links - Cyndi's List
- Union Co. PAGenweb
- Union Co. Data Collections
- Union County, Pennsylvania Military Records