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Clinton County, Pennsylvania
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Clinton County, Pennsylvania Facts

When was Clinton County, PA Created?
Clinton County was established on June 21, 1839 from Lycoming County and Centre County.

What is the County Seat of Clinton County, PA?
The County Seat is located in Lock Haven and in addition the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Clinton County, PA?
Bordering Counties are Potter CountyLycoming CountyUnion CountyCentre CountyClearfield CountyCameron County.

Clinton County, PA Vital Records

Where can find Clinton County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Clinton 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 Clinton 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.

Clinton County, PA Census Records

What Clinton County, PA census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Clinton County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Clinton Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Clinton Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be acquired for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Clinton 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

Clinton County, PA Courthouse and Government Records

Clinton County Courthouse

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

Clinton County, PA Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

What other genealogical resources are available in Clinton County, PA?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Clinton 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.

Clinton Co. PA Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Clinton Co. PA Books, Newspapers & Publications

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

Clinton Co. PA Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Clinton Co. PA General and History Websites

Clinton Co. PA Immigration & Naturalization

Clinton Co. PA Military Records