Pennsylvania Mailing Lists

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[APG-PHILADELPHIA] [GERMANS-TO-PHILA] [IRISH-IN-PENNSYLVANIA] [IRISH-IN-PHILADELPHIA] [ITALIANS-PA] [NEPAGS] [ORIGINAL-13] [PA-BIO] [PA-CEMETERIES] [PA-CENSUS-LOOKUP] [PA-CIVIL-WAR] [PA-FOLKLORE] [PA-FREEDMEN] [PA-GHOSTTOWNS] [PA-INDIAN-CEMETERIES] [PA-INDIAN-TRIBES] [PA-LUZERNE-NEPA] [PA-MELUNGEON-ALIGANY] [PA-MEMORIES] [PA-OBITS] [PA-OLD-CHESTER] [PA-OLD-NEWS] [PA-PENNS-WOODS] [PA-PHILA-GESU-PARISH] [PA-QUAKERS] [PA-RAILROADS] [PA-ROLLCALL] [PA-SUSQUEHANNA] [PA-SW-CHAT] [PA-SW-OBITS] [PA-VETERANS] [PA-WELSH-EARLY] [PABUCKS-UPDATE] [PADATA] [PADUTCH-LIFE] [PADUTCHgenONLY] [PAGEN] [PAGENWEB] [PAMONVAL] [PAUSGWARCH] [PENNA-DUTCH] [PENNSYLVANIA] [POLISH-PA] [SCOTCH-IRISH-IN-PA] [SEPASOCIETY]

PENNSYLVANIA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Pennsylvania.

There is a Web page for the PENNSYLVANIA mailing list at http://midatlantic.rootsweb.com/pa/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PENNSYLVANIA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PENNA-DUTCH-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone who has an interest in genealogy, history and culture related to the the Pennsylvania Dutch and focused on but not exclusive to Berks, Chester, Lancaster, Lebanon and York Counties, Pennsylvania. Additional information can be found on the Pennsylvania Dutch Family History and Genealogy website below:

There is a Web page for the PENNA-DUTCH mailing list at http://midatlantic.rootsweb.com/padutch/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PENNA-DUTCH-admin@rootsweb.com.


PADUTCH-LIFE-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone interested in discussing and sharing information and memories of the Pennsylvania-German people commonly called Pennsylvania Dutch. Topics include customs, everyday lives, recipes and genealogy to give insight as to how our present day lives are a continuation of our Penna-Dutch heritage. Along with serious discussions, you will find the not-so-serious ones in a spirit of good fellowship among Penna-Dutch cousins. Additional information can be found on the Pennsylvania Dutch Life website below:

There is a Web page for the PADUTCH-LIFE mailing list at http://freepages.nostalgia.rootsweb.com/~padutchlife/index.html.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PADUTCH-LIFE-admin@rootsweb.com.


SEPASOCIETY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for genealogical and historical discussions covering Southeastern Pennsylvania before the county changes.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SEPASOCIETY-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-SUSQUEHANNA-L
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Topic: researchers with an interest in the surnames of people who settled on or near the Susquehanna Riverin Pennsylvania; and in the social history and geography of the River. We follow our ancestors, and their "clans" on the River.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-SUSQUEHANNA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PADUTCHgenONLY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone interested in doing Pennsylvania Dutch genealogical research. This list is for genealogical discussions only ... recipes, general chat, ads, etc. are beyond the scope of the list. Additional information can be found on the Pennsylvania Dutch Family History and Genealogy website below:

There is a Web page for the PADUTCHgenONLY mailing list at http://midatlantic.rootsweb.com/padutch/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PADUTCHgenONLY-admin@rootsweb.com.


PAUSGWARCH-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PAUSGWARCH-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-OBITS-L
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Topic: anyone who wants to share obituaries or request obituary lookups of Pennsylvania natives or former residents. If you are willing to do lookups for others, please monitor the list and respond to requests. If you are looking for information about a former resident or native Pennsylvanian, please post it to the list. Efforts requiring monetary compensation are not appropriate and discussions of monetary compensation will not be allowed. No copyrighted material will be posted without proof of copyright holders' permission. No information about living individuals will be posted.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-OBITS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PAGENWEB-L
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Topic: Genealogy in Pennsylvania; a public list sponsored by PAGenWeb.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PAGENWEB-admin@rootsweb.com.


PADATA-L
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Topic: the sharing of original Pennsylvania source documents (e.g., wills, deeds, bible records, tax lists, cemetery files, pension applications, obituaries, old letters, marriage lists).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PADATA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PAMONVAL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Monongahela River Valley of Southwestern Pennsylvania (aka the Mon Valley) which includes portions of Allegheny, Washington, Westmoreland, Fayette, and Greene Counties.

There is a Web page for the PAMONVAL mailing list at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~pamonval.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PAMONVAL-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-BIO-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion of the Pennsylvania Biographies Project which gathers biographies of Pennsylvania citizens. The list is for anyone who is interested in the project, especially those interested in volunteering to collect/create biographies or otherwise support project efforts. This list is not for genealogical queries. All materials relating to this project can be found on the Pennsylvania Biographies Project web page below:

There is a Web page for the PA-BIO mailing list at http://www.usgennet.org/usa/pa/county/lycoming/bios/index.html.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-BIO-admin@rootsweb.com.


NEPAGS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Northeast Pennsylvania Genealogical Society and genealogical resources available in the Northeast Pennsylvania area. The list is open to members and non-members of the Society and genealogical queries are acceptable.

There is a Web page for the NEPAGS mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~panepgs/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at NEPAGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


ORIGINAL-13-L
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Topic: the original immigrants from Krefeld, Germany who arrived in the United States on the Concord in 1683 and were associated with the early development of Germantown, Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at ORIGINAL-13-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-CIVIL-WAR-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the role of Pennsylvania in the Civil War including its soldiers anywhere and war-related events within the state.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-CIVIL-WAR-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-PHILA-GESU-PARISH-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the people who once lived in the neighborhood of the Gesu Parish in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-PHILA-GESU-PARISH-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-PENNS-WOODS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the colony of Penns Woods (Pennsylvania) which was created by the English Quaker William Penn in 1681 as a safe haven from religious persecution.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-PENNS-WOODS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-OLD-CHESTER-L
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Topic: original Chester County of William Penn, and will include all the areas it encompassed rather than the modern county boundaries.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-OLD-CHESTER-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone searching for their ancestors in Pennsylvania cemeteries, or interested in preserving historical information about Pennsylvania cemeteries (including locating graves, decedents within the graves, cemeteries which have been indexed on the internet and in other written forms, and care of tombstones and the inscriptions thereon) and sharing information about them.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-QUAKERS-L
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Topic: Quaker families that settled and lived in Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-QUAKERS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-WELSH-EARLY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Welsh who settled in southeastern Pennsylvania prior to 1750.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-WELSH-EARLY-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-SW-OBITS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone interested in sharing obituaries from south west Pennsylvania. This may include, but is not limited to, the counties of Greene, Washington, Fayette, Allegheny, and Westmoreland.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-SW-OBITS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-MELUNGEON-ALIGANY-L
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Topic: A mailing list, sponsored by the Aligany, Pennsylvania, chapter of the Melungeon Heritage Association (MHA), to discuss chapter and Association activities. Individual research queries may also be posted to the list. Additional information can be found on the MHA Home Page at http://www.geocities.com/BourbonStreet/Inn/1024/. The list is restricted to MHA members and prospective members. If you are a member of the MHA or have a membership application pending, you can subscribe by sending a message to Helen Campbell at beamy_0@yahoo.com providing your membership number or information on your pending application and requesting that you be added to the list.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-MELUNGEON-ALIGANY-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-CENSUS-LOOKUP-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone desiring a check of this state's census records for their ancestors. Requests should be as specific as possible and include county name, specific family of interest, and year whenever possible. In addition, those who own or have access to census records and are willing to do lookups are asked to subscribe and assist in responding to queries.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-CENSUS-LOOKUP-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-SW-CHAT-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Southwest Pennsylvania. Additional topics such as historical events, customs, foods, etc. that place the lives of our ancestors in perspective will also be addressed.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-SW-CHAT-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-MEMORIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for those who want to reminisce about living and growing up in Pennsylvania or share the reminiscences of their ancestors who lived there in order to place the lives of our ancestors in perspective

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-MEMORIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-FOLKLORE-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding folklore relating to or originating in Pennsylvania

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-FOLKLORE-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-LUZERNE-NEPA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania and the surrounding counties

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-LUZERNE-NEPA-admin@rootsweb.com.


IRISH-IN-PHILADELPHIA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is researching their Irish ancestry in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at IRISH-IN-PHILADELPHIA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-ROLLCALL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for any and all researchers of Pennsylvania kin to post roll calls ... surnames they are researching and associated information such as locations and timeframes

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-ROLLCALL-admin@rootsweb.com.


GERMANS-TO-PHILA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in German immigrants to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at GERMANS-TO-PHILA-admin@rootsweb.com.


IRISH-IN-PENNSYLVANIA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is researching their Irish ancestors who emigrated to and/or lived in Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at IRISH-IN-PENNSYLVANIA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-RAILROADS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the old railroads of Pennsylvania and the people who worked for them.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-RAILROADS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-OLD-NEWS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the submission of abstracts, extracts and links from Pennsylvania newspapers published prior to 1931. Newspapers contain much of the information that may not be found elsewhere such as births, marriages, deaths, court notices, etc. They also provide community news and many fascinating details about the lives of our ancestors. Additional information can be found on the Newspaper Abstracts website below:

There is a Web page for the PA-OLD-NEWS mailing list at http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.php.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-OLD-NEWS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PABUCKS-UPDATE-L
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Topic: A read-only mailing list for announcing updates to the PaGenWeb Bucks County website.

There is a Web page for the PABUCKS-UPDATE mailing list at http://www.rootsweb.com/~pabucks/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PABUCKS-UPDATE-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-FREEDMEN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in Pennsylvania from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Native American, Caucasian).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-FREEDMEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


POLISH-PA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching their Polish ancestors in Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at POLISH-PA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-VETERANS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in those who signed up for military service and/or participated in military operations in Pennsylvania during the Indian Wars, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, and World War I.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-VETERANS-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-GHOSTTOWNS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the ghost towns of Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-GHOSTTOWNS-admin@rootsweb.com.


ITALIANS-PA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in people of Italian descent living in Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at ITALIANS-PA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-INDIAN-TRIBES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching their Indian ancestors to discuss and share information regarding Indian tribes that lived in or traveled through Pennsylvania.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-INDIAN-TRIBES-admin@rootsweb.com.


SCOTCH-IRISH-IN-PA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Scotch-Irish that moved to Pennsylvania at any time.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SCOTCH-IRISH-IN-PA-admin@rootsweb.com.


APG-PHILADELPHIA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for those who belong to the Philadelphia APG (Association of Professional Genealogists) group, as well anyone interested in participating in or joining the group.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at APG-PHILADELPHIA-admin@rootsweb.com.


PA-INDIAN-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for those searching for their Pennsylvia Native American ancestors. Many of the cemeteries have been destroyed over the years and with others' help, possibly this list will help find lost Indian ancestors.

There is a Web page for the PA-INDIAN-CEMETERIES mailing list at http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/cemeteries/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at PA-INDIAN-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.