1883 History of Butler County Pennsylvania

With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Waterman, Watkins, & Co., Chicago, 1883

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Chap. Title Page Transcriber/Status
1 Introductory and Descriptive 9 Donna E. Mohney
2 The Region Prior to 1796 11 Sherry Chestnutt
3 Land Title, Survey and Sale 22 Sherry Chestnutt
4 Advent of the White Man as a Settler 28 Donna E. Mohney
5 A Picture of Pioneer Life 32 Lynn Mack
6 Internal Improvements 36 Sherry Chestnutt
7 Civil History 40 Penny Sabin
8 The Bar of Butler County 49 Ed McClelland
9 The Press 75 Sherry Chestnutt
10 The Medical Profession 78 Sherry Chestnutt
11 Soldiers of the War of 1812 86 Ed Book
12 Butler - War of 1861-65 13th Regt., Co. H 87 Tina Kinser
40th Regt. (11th Reserves) 89 Tina Kinser
78th Regt. 92 Tina Kinser
100th Regt. 97 Pat Collins
102nd Regt. 100 Pat Collins
103rd Regt. 106 Deana Larson.
13 Butler - War of 1861-65 134th Regt. 112 Jane Lahey
137th Regt. 118 Alicia Havens
159th Regt. (14th Cav.) 121 Judy Lockwood
169th Regt. (Drafted Militia) 123 Marcie Todd
212th Regt. (6th Artil.) 124 Pat Collins
Miscellaneous List 127 Lexie Gallagher
14th Regt. (Militia of 1862) 129 Pat Collins
14 Butler County Oil Development 130 Andrea Leone
15 County Societies 142 Ed McClelland
16 Statistics 145 Ed Book
17 The Borough of Butler 146 Susan Elko
18 Butler Township 178 Susan Elko
19 Connoquenessing Township 183 Penny Sabin
20 Adams Township 192 Nancy Cain Knepper
21 Lancaster Township 198 June Mackey
22 Jackson Township 205 Ed McClelland
23 Cranberry Township 226 Glenda Nothnagle
24 Forward Township 233 Karen Patterson
25 Middlesex Township 241 Lynn Beatty
26 Clinton Township 247 Lynn Beatty.
27 Buffalo Township 254 Lynn Beatty
28 Penn Township 263 Kim Wetzel
29 Winfield Township 273 Ed McClelland
30 Jefferson Township 280 Pat Collins
31 Clearfield Township 295 Pat Collins
32 Summit Township 299 Pat Collins
33 Donegal Township 308 Sherry Chestnutt
34 Oakland Township 323 Pat Collins
35 Franklin Township 328 Ed McClelland
36 Centre Township 336 Karen Patterson
37 Muddy Creek Township 345 Ed Book
38 Worth Township 353 Ed Book
39 Brady Township 362 Ed Book
40 Fairview Township 368 Dottie Laird
41 Concord Township 381 Shirley Minshull
42 Slippery Rock Township 387 Melba Tomeo
43 Mercer Township 396 Donna E. Mohney
44 Parker Township 403 Ed McClelland
Chapter 45 omitted in the original
46 Clay Township 410 Donna Mohney
47 Cherry Township 422 Melba Tomeo
48 Marion Township 429 Pat Collins
49 Washington Township 437 Diane Carter
50 Allegheny Township 445 Ed McClelland
51 Venango Township 449 Ed McClelland

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