1840 Census

Mercer County

 

 

The following 1840 census transcriptions for Mercer County, PA, were contributed by John MacDonald.  He has graciously made these freely available to all Mercer County researchers.  However, he still retains all rights to these compilations and strictly forbids any commercial use of his work.   

 

BOROUGH OF MERCER
BOROUGH OF NEW CASTLE
BOROUGH OF WEST GREENVILLE
COOL SPRING TOWNSHIP
DELAWARE TOWNSHIP
FRENCH CREEK TOWNSHIP
HICKORY TOWNSHIP
LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP
MAHONING TOWNSHIP
NESHANNOCK TOWNSHIP
PYMATUNING TOWNSHIP
SALEM TOWNSHIP
SANDY CREEK TOWNSHIP
SANDY LAKE TOWNSHIP
SHENANGO TOWNSHIP
SLIPPERY ROCK TOWNSHIP
SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP
WEST SALEM TOWNSHIP
WOLF CREEK TOWNSHIP

Mahoning, Slippery Rock, and Neshannock Townships (as well as part of Shenango and Lackawannock Townships) and the Borough of New Castle became part of Lawrence County.  

Unsure where each township was, consult the 1840 Mercer County map.

Every Name Index to the 1840 Census

But what about.... In 1840, it was still a part of ....
Deer Creek Township SANDY CREEK TOWNSHIP
East Lackawannock Township LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP
Fairview Township COOL SPRING TOWNSHIP
Findley Township SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP
Greene Township WEST SALEM TOWNSHIP
Hempfield Township SALEM TOWNSHIP and WEST SALEM TOWNSHIP
Jackson Township COOL SPRING TOWNSHIP
Jefferson Township DELAWARE TOWNSHIP
Lake Township COOL SPRING TOWNSHIP
Liberty Township WOLF CREEK TOWNSHIP
Mill Creek Township FRENCH CREEK TOWNSHIP
New Vernon Township SANDY CREEK TOWNSHIP
Otter Creek Township SALEM TOWNSHIP
Perry Township SANDY CREEK TOWNSHIP
Pine Township WOLF CREEK TOWNSHIP
South Pymatuning Township PYMATUNING TOWNSHIP
Sugar Grove Township SALEM TOWNSHIP and WEST SALEM TOWNSHIP
Wilmington Township LACKAWANNOCK TOWNSHIP
Worth Township SANDY LAKE TOWNSHIP

 

Index to the 

1840 Census

A B C D E F G
H I J K L M Mc
N O P Q R S T
U V W Y Z    
 
 

                                                         

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