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Pennsylvania Biography & Genealogy Collection #2
This collection consists of six biographical publications, containing over 2,800 pages of information. They were published between 1898 and 1923 and relate a great deal of information on the lives of Pennsylvania's leading men and women. This is an excellent collection for genealogical research in Pennsylvania.
1) Some Pennsylvania Women During the War of the Revolution
William Henry Egle, 1898, 207 pages
This is a collection of biographical and historical accounts on numerous female relatives of Revolutionary heroes from Pennsylvania. It highlights their "patriotism, sufferings and self-denials", and provides an excellent source for research.
Allison, Armstrong, Atlee, Brady, Brodhead, Brown, Bull, Burd, Chambers, Clark, Clingan, Cook, Cooke, Corbin, Covenhoven, Crawford, Davidson, Davies, Foster, Gibson, Graydon, Hand, Hamilton, Hartley, Hays, Henry, Hepburn, Irvine, Irwin, Johnston, Lowrey, McAlister, McClean, McCormick, McFarland, McKee, Macpherson, Magaw, Mickley, Mifflin, Montgomery, Moorhead, Morris, Murray, Neville, O'Hara, Piper, Plumer, Poe, Pollock, Porter, Reily, Rosbrugh, St. Clair, Simpson, Sproat, Stewart, Swetland, Thomas, Thompson, Thomson, Traill, Wallis, Watts, Wayne, Weygandt
2) Encyclopedia of Genealogy and Biography of the State of Pennsylvania (Vol. 1 & 2)
Lewis Publishing Company, 1904, 1076 pages
This is an extensive biographical publication on the prominent and influential men of Pennsylvania prior to the 20th Century. It sketches the lives and careers of many individuals and families from all over the state, and these represent all manner of business, industry, and government. With many of the biographical sketches there is also a portrait of the main subject.
Abel, Ashmead, Bailey, Baldwin, Barchfeld, Biddle, Bigelow, Black, Bleakley, Bowman, Brackenridge, Brennen, Broomall, Brown, Bullitt, Bunting, Burchfield, Burleigh, Butz, Carpenter, Carr, Cassatt, Clarke, Clay, Cooper, Cornell, Cottingham, Crozer, DaCosta, Daub, Davenport, Deemer, Dick, Douglass, Downing, Eyerman, Field, Filer, Fitzpatrick, Foerster, Foose, Fox, Galbreath, Gardiner, Garretson, Gould, Graham, Green, Guffey, Gunnison, Hardenbergh, Harris, Hart, Hartman, Hawley, Hays, Hazeltine, Heller, Hemphill, Hetzel, Hinkson, Hodgson, Hoffecker, Holland, Houston, Howard, Hunter, Irwin, Jame, Jenkins, Jenkinson, Johnson, Jones, Jordan, King, Kirkpatrick, Kramer, Kunkel, Lambie, Lanius, Lawrence, Leach, Lindsey, Locher, Mackey, MacVeagh, Magee, Magill, Maher, Mansfield, March, Martin, Matson, McCarrell, McCauley, McClure, McCollough, Mills, Mitchell, Montgomery, Moore, Muchlbronner, Murdock, Murray, Nesbit, Nimick, Ortt, Osmer, Palmer, Patterson, Pearson, Perley, Philips, Phillips, Pitcairn, Potter, Rancy, Rawle, Read, Reeder, Roach, Robb, Roberts, Rockwell, Rose, Rott, Scaife, Seip, Sharpless, Shortlidge, Smith, Stafford, Starr, Stearns, Steel, Stevenson, Stewart, Stone, Stoney, Swain, Taylor, Thomson, Tomlinson, Torrance, Trunkey, Tully, Ulrich, Walker, Wayne, West, Weston, Wetherill, Wetmore, Wightman, Wiley, Williams, Wilson, Wolfe, Wood, Woodbridge, Woodruff, Youngman, Zug
3) Progressive Pennsylvania
James M. Swank, 1908, 364 pages
The full title of the book is: "Progressive Pennsylvania, A Record fo the Remarkable Industrial Development of the Keystone State with some Account of its Early and its Later Transportation System, its Early Settlers, and its Prominent Men"
Acheson, Acrelius, Adams, Adlum, Agnew, Albert, Alderson, Alexander, Allen, Alrich, Amherst, Anderson, Anshutz, Ansley, Argall, Ashe, Ashman, Atkinson, Avery,
4) The Book of Prominent Pennsylvanians - A Standard Reference
Leader Publishing Co., 1913, 261 pages
Adams, Allderdice, Anawalt, Arbuthnot, Arrott, Arthur, Babcock, Baird, Baker, Baldwin, Balsinger, Bane, Barbour, Barchfeld, Barnes, Barnett, Barr, Bassett, Beal, Beatty, Beegle, Bell, Belsterling, Benedrum, Bessemer, Bigelow, Bihler, Bittner, Blackburn, Blair, Boileau, Bope, Bown, Boyd, Brainard, Brashear, Brennen, Brown, Brownfield, Bryan, Bryson, Buchanan, Bughman, Burgan, Burke, Burleigh, Burnett, Byrne, Callery, Campbell, Carnegie, Carpenter, Carr, Cassidy, Cauffiel, Chalfant, Cipperley, Clark, Clarkson, Coates, Coggins, Connelley, Cooper, Copeland, Corbett, Corey, Craver, Crawford, Cray, Croft, Crow, D'Isa, Danner, Davidson, Davis, Davison, Dawes, De Coursey, Denny, Didier, Diehl Dies, Dinkey, Dixon, Donley, Donnelly, Donner, Duff, Duggan, Dunn, Eaton, Eggers, Elwood, Emge, English, Estep, Evans, Ewing, Fagan, Famous, Ferguson, Ferrigan, Fichtel, Finley, Fischer, Flaherty, Flannery, Fletcher, Flinn, Flowers, Foster, Frauenheim, Freeland, Frick, Frisbee, Fullman, Furlan, Fulton, Fusarini, Gaddis, Galey, Garland, Garlick, Gibson, Giffen, Gillespie, Gittings, Glesenkamp, Gloekler, Gordon, Gosser, Graft, Graham, Gray, Guffey, Gumbert, Guthrie, Gwinner, Hagan, Hamerschlag, Hamilton, Hammill, Hancock, Hansen, Harton, Haverty, Hazlett, Heckelman, Heinz, Hepburn, Herron, Hershey, Higbee, Hill, Hinckley, Hindman, Hoeveler, Hogg, Holland, Holmes, Holt, Hostetter, Howe, Howley, Hubbard, Hudson, Hugus, Hulings, Humphreys, Hunter, Hutchison, Irons, Irvin, Jamison, Jenkins, Jenks, Johns, Johnston, Jones, Jordan, Kahle, Kearns, Keefe, Kefover, Keister, Kelly, Kelson, Kendall, Kennedy, Kent, Keppel, Kerr, Kilpatrick, Kirby, Kleman, Kneedler, Knox, Kreusler, Kuhn, Lambing, Lang, Latrobe, Laughner, Leggate, Leonard, Loresch, Lowry, Lutz, Lyne, Magee, Markell, Martin, Marvin, McCaffrey, McCague, McCandless, McClung, McCook, McCormick, McCoy, McCrum, McCurdy, McCgillick, McKalip, McKay, McKean, McKelvy, McKinney, McLeod, McMasters, McQueen, McSwiggan, Mehard, Mercer, Miller, Monro, Moore, Morin, Morningstar, Mudge, Muehlbronner, Mueller, Muir, Murphy, Myler, Natali, Nesbit, Nimick, Nirella, Norton, O'Donnel, Orr, Osburn, O'Shell, Osmer, Osterling, Over, Overent, Overholt, Owens, Painter, Parkin, Patch, Patterson, Pepperday, Perkins, Pfeil, Phipps, Pierce, Pittock, Plumer, Porter, Powell, Ramsey, Rankin, Rath, Rauh, Ray, Reed, Reilly, Reynolds, Rhodes, Rice, Richard, Rieger, Roberts, Robertson, Robinson, Rodd, Rodgers, Rose, Rowand, Rowe, Rowland, Ruske, Saxman, Saxton, Savage, Scandrett, Schiller, Schlieper, Schmidt, Schrack, Schusler, Schwab, Scott, Searight, Searle, Semans, Seymour, Shaw, Sheppard, Simeral, Singer, Smart, Smith, Stiley, Snowdon, Soles, Spang, Spindler, Spane, Stephens, Sterling, Stickel, Stone, Stoner, Sturgis, Succop, Summers, Sunstein, Swope, Tanney, Taylor, Telling, Theiss, Thomas, Thompson, Tim, Torrence, Trautman, Tredway, Trees, Trent, Trimble, Turner, Utley, Vandergrift, Vilsack, Volz, Wakefield, Walter, Walters, Ward, Warren, Wasson, Watson, Watterson, Weil, Weir, Weller, Werner, Wesley, Westinghouse, Whyel, Wick, Williams, Wise, Woods, Work, Worthington, Yohe, Zahniser, Zenn
5) Eastern Pennsylvanians - A Book of Biographies
James O. Jones Company, 1923, 380 pages
This publication is a rare biographical reference work on men and women of Eastern Pennsylvania who excelled in their various fields. Each biography provides an account of their life and accomplishments, and nearly all are accompanied by a portrait of the sketch subject. This is an excellent resource to supplement the county histories and biographicals published for each county in PA.
Dauphin County, Harris, Sherk, Shoemaker, Slack, Stackpole, Delaware County - Sproul, Lackawanna County - Blackman, Campbell, Comegys, Comerford, Curry, Hussie, Kelly, Lucas, Phillips, Stevens, Watres, Lancaster County - Baker, Carter, Engle, Frantz, Garvin, Heine, Malone, McCollough, Mowrer, Neuhauser, Rote, Sauber, Schaeffer, Sherts, Slaymaker, Stauffer, Steinman, Wickersham, Woolworth, Zimmerman, Lehigh County - Gormon, Kaeppel, Kester, Leisenring, Smith, Weiler, Luzerne County - Adonizio, Allan, Ash, Atherton, Banker, Bedford, Bevan, Bolowicz, Bowman, Brown, Bunting, Burke, Butts, Campbell, Cappellini, Carpenter, Casey, Chapin, Chase, Clift, Cohen, Conners, Conyngham, Coughlin, Creveling, Curran, Curtis, Darte, Davis, Deemer, Dershimer, Dever, Douglas, Ellsworth, Espy, Evans, Farrell, Fell, Fine, Flannery, Fleitz, Flick, Flinchbaugh, Foster, Freedman, Freeman, Gallagher, Garrahan, Giering, Goeckel, Goeringer, Goff, Gordon, Grace, Griffith, Groblewski, Haddock, Harris, Harrison, Hart, Harvey, Healy, Heffernan, Hicks, Hirshowitz, Hoffman, Hourigan, Huber, Hughes, Hugo, Humphrey, James, Jones, Joyce, Keeler, Kehoe, Kelly, Kielty, Knapp, Kniffen, Kohlbraker, Krick, Lawall, Laycock, Lazarus, Leighton, Lewis, Llewellyn, Lopatto, MacLuskie, Malinowski, Mallow, Matheson, Maurer, Mayock, McGovern, McGuigan, McLaughlin, Miller, Moore, Morgan, Mosier, Mulligan, Mundy, Murgas, Newell, Nicholson, Nyhart, O'Boyle, O'Donnell, O'Hara, Paessler, Parkhurst, Payne, Pensyl, Peruzzi, Pethick, Quin, Ransom, Rees, Reynolds, Rice, Rippard, Roat, Robinson, Rosser, Salzman, Schaeffer, Scheifly, Schooley, Schreiner, Schuler, Schwartz, Shapiro, Sharpe, Sheeder, Sheridan, Shortz, Slattery, Sloan, Smith, Sprague, Spry, Stark, Strauss, Steele, Steinhauer, Sterling, Stocks, Sutherland, Taylor, Tennant, Theis, Thomas, Tompkins, Tremayne, Trescott, Trethaway, Turon, Valentine, Vercoe, Wall, Waller, Walsh, Weineck, Weissman, Welles, West, Williams, Wintermute, Winters, Wurman, Yaple, Yetter, Philadephia - Alessandroni, Allen, Anderson, Austin, Bartlett, Beeber, Bell, Bennett, Beury, Bodine, Busch, Carstairs, Chandler, Cook, Cox, Cret, Crossan, DeLong, Dice, Downes, Elkins, Elliott, English, Flaherty, Fleck, Fox, Gadsden, Gaffney, Garrett, Gest, Glass, Graham, Greenfield, Hall, Harper, Hartley, Heiligman, Henderson, Heustis, Heymann, Hires, Holton, Horan, Hutchinson, Johnson, Kennedy, Krusen, Loeb, Mackey, Mayer, McGuirk, McFadden, Miller, Monaghan, Murphy, Neff, Nicholson, Packard, Paul, Peck, Reese, Ristine, Roper, Ryan, Schmidt, Schrenk, Senter, Smith, Squibb, Stearne, Sullivan, Taylor, Thompson, Townsend, Trigg, Vauclain, Vare, Wetherill, Windrim
6) Western Pennsylvanians - A Work for Newspaper and Library Reference
James O. Jones Company, 1923, 609 pages
This publication is a rare biographical reference work on men and women of Western Pennsylvania who excelled in their various fields. Each biography provides an account of their life and accomplishments, and nearly all are accompanied by a portrait of the sketch subject. This is an excellent resource to supplement the county histories and biographicals published for each county in PA.
Abraham, Adams, Ahlers, Ahrens, Altman, Anderson, Andrews, Armstrong, Aronson, Arthur, Ayres, Bailey, Baker, Baldensperger, Baldridge, Baltz, Bane, Barbour, Bare, Barnett, Barton, Bauer, Baum, Beardsley, Bearer, Behrend, Bell, Benner, Benson, Best, Bialas, Billinger, Bishop, Black, Blackburn, Blackmore, Boggs, Bond, Bope, Borland, Bortz, Bowers, Bowman, Boyd, Brainerd, Brandon, Brandt, Brashear, Brennan, Brennen, Brown, Brupbacher, Buhl, Burchfield, Burchinal, Cain, Calahan, Calhoun, Callery, Calvert, Campbell, Carhart, Carnahan, Canegie, Carr, Carson, Casey, Chapin, Christley, Christy, Clark, Cluss, Clyde, Cochran, Cohen, Cole, Coleman, Coll, Collins, Congdon, Connelley, Conway, Cook, Cooney, Cooper, Core, Corrado, Corrigan, Costella, Covell, Craig, Cramer, Crane, Crawford, Cray, Cronin, Crow, Culbertson, Cunningham, Curry, Dahlinger, Dailey, Dalzell, Darsie, Davidson, Davis, Dawson, Day, De Camp, Deike, Demas, Dewar, Dickey, Dickson, Didier, Dilworth, Dinkey, Donahoe, Donatelli, Donato, Dougherty, Drown, duff, Dunbar, Dunlap, Dunn, Dyer, Dysart, Eavenson, Eckles, Edel, Egan, Eggers, Eichorn, Einstein, Elliott, Englert, English, Estep, Ewing, Exnicious, Fagan, Ferguson, Fetterman, Fieldner, Finley, Flaherty, Flannery, Fleming, Flick, Flinn, Flood, Flowers, Fluke, Follansbee, Ford, Francis, Franke, Franks, Frary, Frauenhem, Friedberg, Fugassi, Fulton, Furey, Gable, Gaddis, Gainer, Galbreath, Gannon, Gans, Gardner, Garland, Garner, GAult, Gibson, Gillespie, Girts, Ghrist, Glick, Golder, Gordon, Goshorn, Graham, Grange, Gratz, Grimm, Groves, Gumbert, Gumbes, Haberstroth, Hackney, Haddock, Hagan, Hagenlocher, Haller, Hamerschlag, Hamilton, Hamond, Hamor, Handy, Hanley, Hanna, Hare, Harris, Harry, Hart, Hartle, Haugh, Hax, Heiner, Heinz, Hemington, Henderson Henry, Herr, Hertzog, Hess, Hibbs, Hilldorfer, Hill, Hillman, Hockensmith, Hoffman, Holland, Holliday, Holmes, Hoover, Horner, Horton ,Hosack, Hosford, Hostetter, Houlahen, Houze, Howard, Hubbard, Hubley, Hudson, Humbert, Humphrey, Hunter, Hustead, Imbrie, Ingram, Irons, Irwin, Jameson, Jamison, Janssen, Jarrett, Jeffries, Jenks, Jennings, Johns, Johnston, Jones, Jordan, Joseph, Kamback, Kay, Keating, Kelley, Kelly, Kendall, Kennedy, Kessler, Kester, Kidney, Kier, Kilpatrick, Kingsley, Kinney, Kirkpatrick, Kline, Klooz, Kountz, Kramer, Kurtz, Lackey, Lathwood, Lawless, Leech, Lehman, Lenhart, Leslie, Liwellyn, Liebel, Little, Lloyd, Lobingier, Lorch, Love, Lowe, Luman, Lynch, Lyne, Lynn, Lyon, MacConnell, Mackay, Magee, Maglaughlin, Mansfield, Marshall, Martin, Masten, Masterton, Matthews, Maxey, May, Mayer, Mayhugh, McArfle, McBride, McCahill, McCaig, McCandless, McCargo, McCauley, McClernan, McConnell, McConway, McCormick, McCrea, McDowell, McEldowney, McEllroy, McGinnis, McGovern, McGregor, McHugh, McJunkin, McKalip, McKallip, McKean, McKenna, McKinney, McLanahan, McLaughlin, McMahon, McMillen, McNally, McNeil, McNutt, Mehard, Meller, Mellon, Messler, Mesta, Metz, Metzler, Millard, Miller, Miner, Mishler, Mitchell, Monahan, Moore, Moorehead, Morgan, Morris, Mueller, Mulvihill, Munhall, Murphy, Myers, Neeld, Nesbit, Nessle, Neumann, Niemann, Nixon, Nolan, Nomer, Norris, Norton, Obey, O'Brien, O'Herron, Oppenheimer, Orr, Page, Painter, Pargny, Park, Parriott, Parshall, Patterson, Payne, Peevey, Perlman, Petty, Phillips, Pickard, Pierce, Pohe, Porter, Potter, Powell, Purvis, Pyle, Rabe, Reamer, Reed, Reiber, Reiley, Reno, Rentz, Replogle, Richardson, Richey, Riffle, Ritts, Robbins, Robertson, Robinson, Rodgers, Rohrback, Rook, Rosenbloom, Rose, Rowand, Ruff, Ryan, Rynearson, Rys, Sable, Sackett, Salyards, Sands, Saupp, Saxton, Scherer, Schnable, Schoonmaker, Schuette, Schultz, Schwab, Scott, Scovel, Scully, Seefried, Sell, Sensenich, Shanahan, Shearer, Shelby, Sherbine, Sherrard, Shields, Shipp, Shirley, Shoemaker, Shreve, Shute, Sibray, Siebert, Simons, Sisson, Sitnek, Sittler, Slawson, Sleppy, Smith, Snee, Snowden, Snowdon, Sobel, Soppitt, Spaide, Speller, Stadtfeld, Starr, Stein, Stephens, Sterling, Steven, Stevenson, Stewart, Stickel, Stillwagen, Stineman, Stirling, Stone, Strong, Sturgis, Succop, Sunstein, Sutton, Suydam, Swearingen, Tabor, Taylor, Terheyden, Thaw, Thayer, Thomas, Thompson, Titus, Torrance, Townsend, Trautman, Turner, Tyler, Van Dusen, Van Gilder, Wakefield, Walker, Wallace, Walsh, Walters, Ward, Wardrop, Warnock, Wasson, Watson, Weidlein, Weil, Weingartner, Weir, Weller, Westinghouse, Whigham, Whitten, Wheyl, Wickline, Wildin, Williams, Wilson, Winters, Wise, Woner, Wood, Woods, Woodward, Worthington, Wright, Wyant, Wyckoff, Yohe, Young, Zacharias, Zimmerman