Erie County (PA) Genealogy

What's New - News Archive

January 1, 2006 - December 31, 2006


[listed in reverse order]

December 4, 2006 Updated the Keep Family Cemetery page. Added a page for the Keepville ME Church Cemetery. Updated the Cemetery Index page.

November 27, 2006 Announced Dorothy Miller as the new township coordinator for Concord Township. Updated the Cemeteries to be Read feature page.

November 26, 2006 Added an Erie Daily Times newspaper extract from January 5, 1943 from an unknown source. Added another newspaper extract article News from Corry in 1885. Added a Family History feature page titled Family of Henry Sherman from material contributed by Marcia Hellam. This page was linked to the Family History Index page and to the Fairview Township index page. Updated the Faces of Erie County feature page titled Reynolds - Starkey to include additional photos.

November 12, 2006 Updated the Find-A-Grave index page to reflect more accurate numbers of postings. Updated the McKean Township page to reflect a new email address for the coordinator. Updated the Concord Township and the Venango Township page to reflect a new email address for the coordinator, plus to post a help wanted with these townships. Updated the LeBoeuf Township page to indicate a single coordinator as one of the co-hosts has stepped down. Updated the Springfield Township page to add a help wanted with this township notice. Updated the Greenfield Township page to reflect that a new coordinator is needed. Updated the main Township Index page to reflect all of the above changes. Added 8 files to the Newspaper Extracts Index from material contributed by James Ziggenheim for Name indexes of January and February 1907 Erie Daily Times gossip columns.

November 5, 2006 Updated Homepage to reflect continuing No Theme for remainder of year. Added a new Family History feature page titled "Brace Family - Greene Township" as submitted in October 2003 by site visitor Esther Rancier by way of Katie Rose Costello. Linked this page to the Greene Township page, and to the Family History page. Added a new Family History feature page titled The Wiler Genealogy - Timeline as contributed by Bill Wiler. This page has been linked only to the Family History & Biography page. Updated the City of Corry page to indicate a Coordinator is needed.

November 1, 2006 Added an off site link to the "Chronicles of the Descendants of John Cass" with the link submitted by Dennis Cass. The link was added to the Family Histories page and to the Harbor Creek Township page. Added a biography as submitted some time ago by Cheryl Bills titled "Military - Revolutionary War: Martin Harmon and Randall Wheeler". This page has been linked to the Family Histories & Biographies page, and to the Military Index page. Also added a Military Feature page from material submitted by Cheryl Bills some time ago titled An Every Name Index to "Revolutionary Patriots in Erie County, PA.". Added thanks to Andy Pochatko for formating assistance. This article has only been linked to the Military Index page.

October 29, 2006 Added correction and additional information to Church page Glenwood United Methodist Church History. Added user submitted correction to Census page 1910 City of Erie Census Extracts - Enumeration District 100. Added a new Faces of Erie County page titled Joe (Guiseppe) Grande contributed by Searchmyfamily@aol.com. This page has been linked only to Faces of Erie County and was actually created June 27th, but never posted. Added a new History page titled Lexington and Brief History of Conneaut Township as contributed by Andy Pochatko in late 2005, but not posted until today. This page has been linked to the Conneaut Township page and to the History of Erie County page. Updated this News page to include archiving 2005 entries. Added a new School feature page titled Marshall School. This is an undated class photo submitted by Barb Seyler. It has been linked to the School Index page, and to the City of Erie page. Added a Faces of Erie County feature page titled People from Reed and Griffin Mfg from photos and information submitted by Barb Seyler. Linked this page to the Faces index page, and to the City of Erie page.

September 10, 2006 Updated Homepage to add a 9/11 salute.

September 4, 2006 Updated the Find-A-Grave index page.

August 3, 2006 Updated the Old Time Photos index page.

June 26, 2006 Updated Cemeteries page and also updated the listing of Cemeteries Needing to Read page.

June 19, 2006 Added a new Faces of Erie County feature page titled Rosenburg Family 1925 - 1928. The picture and information about it was provided by Jim and Carol Rosenburg by way of Merle W. Kuhn. The page was linked to the Faces index page and to the Family History & Biographies index page.

May 21, 2006 Updated Homepage.

April 28-29, 2006 Added a Schools feature page titled Girard Township - Bennett Children as contributed by Linda Dooling. Linked this page to the Girard Township page and to the Schools Index page.

March 3, 2006 Updated Homepage.

January 1 - 2, 2006 Updated Homepage for new year and to indicate no theme for first three months. Updated Copyright page to reflect 2006. Updated this page to reflect 2006. Updated the Find A Grave Index page with a new search box for Erie County.


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