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We have genealogists who perform in-depth research in the Adams County Historical Society in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.

The collections include:

  • 200,000 prints and negatives from 1945 to 2004, including over 3,000 on the Battle of Gettysburg
  • 1,000s of documents donated by individuals, families, and businesses
  • 40,000 tombstone inscriptions
  • Census records from 1762
  • Military records on history of PA Volunteers, Revolutionary War Red and Black Series, Civil War damage claims, Civil War eye witness accounts, WW II discharge papers
  • Church records, including baptisms and marriages for Lutheran & many non-Lutheran Churches in Adams County and area
  • Adams County Clergymen list
  • County & business directories
  • Telephone directories
  • Deeds for Adams County from 1800s
  • properties not recorded at the courthouse
  • Adams County court records, including Estate Papers (1800-1999), Marriage license applications (1885-1970) Marriage returns, Birth register (1893-1905), Constable’s returns (1808-1901), Tavern license records
  • Warrants/Patents
  • Surveys
  • Tax records-1800-1960
  • Over 2,000 books

We’ll search records for you and email you digital images of what we find.

Research fees in the Adams County Historical Society begin at $300 per project.

We also have Pennsylvania genealogists.

To request in-depth research, request a research quote.

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