Data Collections

Philadelphia County Census & Voter Lists

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, African-American Census, 1847 4,314

Philadelphia County Birth, Marriage & Death

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates Index, 1803-1915 2,369,327
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Marriage Index, 1885-1951 1,830,430
The Philadelphia Jewish Exponent Obituary Index, 1887-2006Free 46,478
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia National Cemetery, 1862-2010 11,618
Philadelphia, Tombstone Inscriptions from Christ Church 629

Philadelphia County Military

Philadelphia in the Civil War, 1861-1865 410
History of the Philadelphia Brigade : Sixty-Ninth, Seventy-First, Seventy-Second, and One Hundred and Sixth Pennsylvania Volunt 319
Register of the members of the "Artillery Corps, Washington Grays" of the city of Philadelphia who served in the War of the Reb 66

Philadelphia County Immigration & Travel

Pennsylvania, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1800-1962 2,156,349
Philadelphia, Passenger and Immigration Lists, 1800-1850 179,720
Philadelphia Bank Immigrant Passage Records, 1890-1949Free 139,003
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Naturalization Records, 1789-1880 119,649
Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Baltimore Steamship Arrivals, 1890-1930 39,721
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Philadelphia County Newspapers & Publications

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Runaway Servants, Convicts, and Apprentices, 1728-1796Free 12,232

Philadelphia County Schools, Directories & Church Histories

Philadelphia City Directory, 1890 316,704
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Church Records, 1709-1760 9,470
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Philadelphia County Convict, Criminal, Land & Wills

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, Will Index, 1682-1819 136,589
U.S., Chinese Immigration Case Files, 1883-1924 11,637
Minutes of the Common Council of the city of Philadelphia, 1704 to 1776 807

Philadelphia County Reference, Dictionaries & Almanacs

Encyclopedia of Philadelphia 1,344
Every person index of the Memorial history of the city of Philadelphia, 1895-1898, edited by John Russell Young 55

Philadelphia County Stories, Memories & Histories

History of Philadelphia, 1609-1884 2,626
Philadelphia History, 1609-1884 2,416
Philadelphia, a history of the city and its people : a record of 225 years 2,037
Annals of Philadelphia, and Pennsylvania, in the olden time : being a collection of memoirs, anecdotes, and incidents of the ci 1,839
Memorial history of the city of Philadelphia from its first settlement to the year 1895 1,171
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