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Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
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Armstrong County, Pennsylvania Facts

When was Armstrong County, PA Created?
Armstrong County was established on March 12, 1800, from parts of Allegheny CountyLycoming County and Westmoreland County.

What is the County Seat of Armstrong County, PA?
The County Seat is located in Kittanning and in addition the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Armstrong County, PA?
Bordering Counties are Clarion CountyJefferson CountyIndiana CountyWestmoreland CountyAllegheny CountyButler County.

Armstrong County, PA Vital Records

Where can find Armstrong County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Armstrong County vital records can be found at the Pennsylvania Office of Vital Records has copies of birth and death records since 1906 and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Pennsylvania for current fees and application process. Birth, marriage, and death records are connected with central life events.

You can search online for Armstrong County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Pennsylvania  Birth CertificateDeath Certificate Applications to mail.

Armstrong County, PA Census Records

What Armstrong County, PA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Armstrong County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1790-189019001910192019301940.

Armstrong Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Armstrong Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be acquired for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Armstrong Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be found for 1890. You can find free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Pennsylvania Census Records Research Guide

Armstrong County, PA Courthouse and Government Records

Armstrong County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Armstrong County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Armstrong County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Pennsylvania Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Armstrong County, PA Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Armstrong County, PA?
A list of Armstrong County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Pennsylvania Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Armstrong County, PA Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Armstrong County, PA?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Armstrong County. Each of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a cost. This is basically a listing which has been compiled or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another.

Armstrong Co. PA Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Armstrong Co. PA Books, Newspapers & Publications

Armstrong Co. PA Church / Bible Records & Cemeteries / Graveyards

Armstrong Co. PA Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Armstrong Co. PA General and History Websites

Armstrong Co. PA Immigration & Naturalization

Armstrong Co. PA Military Records