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Tioga County, Pennsylvania
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Tioga County, Pennsylvania Facts

When was Tioga County, PA Created?
Tioga County was established on March 26, 1804 from Lycoming County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Tioga County, PA?
Bordering Counties are Steuben County, New York, Chemung County, New York, Bradford CountyLycoming CountyPotter County.

Tioga County, PA Vital Records

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

Tioga County, PA Census Records

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

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

Tioga County, PA Courthouse and Government Records

Tioga County Courthouse

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

Tioga County, PA Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Tioga Co. PA Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Tioga Co. PA Books, Newspapers & Publications

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

Tioga Co. PA Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Tioga Co. PA General and History Websites

Tioga Co. PA Immigration & Naturalization

Tioga Co. PA Military Records