Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Dauphin County, Pennsylvania


Related Topics

In the News (Fri 24 May 19)

  
  Dauphin County, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dauphin County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania and is one of four counties comprising the greater Harrisburg metropolitan area.
Dauphin County was created on March 4, 1785 from part of Lancaster County and named for the Dauphin, the heir to the throne of France.
In the county, the population was spread out with 24.30% under the age of 18, 7.60% from 18 to 24, 30.10% from 25 to 44, 23.80% from 45 to 64, and 14.20% who were 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dauphin_County,_Pennsylvania   (367 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Dauphin County, Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
County in southeast Pennsylvania; area 1,367 sq km/528 sq mi;; population (1990) 237,813.
It is divided into two sections by the Blue Mountains, which run southwest across the county, separating it into a coal mining region to the north and an agricultural and industrial region to the south.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Dauphin+County,+Pennsylvania   (142 words)

  
 [No title]
Pennsylvania's unified court system consists of "the Supreme Court, the Superior Court, the Commonwealth Court, courts of common pleas, community courts, municipal and traffic courts in the City of Philadelphia, such other courts as may be provided by law and justices of the peace." Pa. Const.
Dauphin County implies that, by settling, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has accepted responsibility as the employer 7 The district court had jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. We have appellate jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. Our review of a district court's decision to dismiss a complaint for failure to state a claim is plenary.
Dauphin County maintains that even though counties across Pennsylvania are required to pay the salaries of court personnel, the personnel are "employed" by the courts.
vls.law.vill.edu /locator/3d/Jun1997/97a1623p.txt   (3508 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Genealogical Records Information
Dauphin County is one of the oldest and most influential counties in the development of our nation.
The county was named "Dauphin," in honor of the eldest son of the King of France, who had come to the aid of the American colonies during the American Revolution.
History of the counties of Dauphin and Lebanon in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, biographical and genealogical
www.mypennsylvaniagenealogy.com /pa_county/da.htm   (1813 words)

  
 Description of the Geology of Dauphin County Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The two prongs of the fish-tail at the western end of the southern Anthracite coal field penetrate the northern part of the county; that of the Wiconisco coal basin for 5 miles; that of the Dauphin County coal basin for 10 miles; and along its southern edge runs the northern line of Lebanon County.
The southern half of Dauphin County is (1) a belt of valley slate (III) six miles wide; (2) a belt of limestone (II) three miles wide; (3) a belt of Mesozoic red shale and sandstone and trap, seven miles wide, to the Lancaster County line.
From: A geological hand atlas of the sixty-seven counties of Pennsylvania :embodying the results of the field work of the survey, from 1874 to 1884.
www.libraries.psu.edu /emsl/guides/X/dauphin.htm   (484 words)

  
 The McCormick Family of Dauphin County
The McCormick family who settled in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania were descendants of Thomas McCormick, who married Elizabeth Carruth in 1728, and emigrated to America in 1735 with his brother Hugh McCormick.
The papers were donated to the Historical Society of Dauphin County in the spring of 1993 by Louisa France, whose mother, Eliza McCormick Finney, was a sister of James McCormick, Jr.
This site is sponsored by the Center for Pennsylvania Cultural Studies at the Pennsylvania State University at Harrisburg, in cooperation with the Historical Society of Dauphin County, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
www.hbg.psu.edu /hum/McCormick/familyhistory.htm   (575 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania - info, facts, communities on Key to the City
Other settlers soon followed in the footsteps of John Harris, Sr., and on December 17, 1733, the proprietaries of Pennsylvania granted to him by patent, 300 acres of land, within which was included the present site of the Dauphin County Court House.
In the beginning of Provincial government in Pennsylvania, what is now Dauphin County was part of Chester.
Although a stormy debate ensued over whether the county seat should be in Middletown or Harris Ferry, Harris ultimately won out, and by an act of the General Assembly of March 4, 1785, Dauphin County was established, providing that its seat of government and justice should be "near Harris's Ferry."
www.usacitiesonline.com /padauphincounty.htm   (481 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, the center of Central Pa.
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, the center of Central Pa.
The geography of Dauphin County includes river and stream water sheds, rolling farm lands and the Appalachian Mountains (with a section of the Appalachian Trail).
Dauphin County is also a strategic transportation hub.
www.dauphincounty.com   (342 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Dauphin County was created in 1785 from Lancaster County.
Elizabeth Pancake 40 F 700 Pennsylvania William " 13 M " Lightner " 11 M " Elizabeth and her son Lightner moved to Blair County, Pennsylvania.
Jacob Pancake, the father was born in Dauphin county, Pennsylvania, in 1803.
www.usfamily.net /web/pankake/padau.htm   (2124 words)

  
 Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A Journal of the March of a Party of Provincials from Carlisle to Boston, and from Thence to Quebec, Begun the 13th of July, and Ended the 31st of December, 1775.
The Statutes at Large of Pennsylvania From 1682 to 1801 compiled under the Authority of the Act of May 19, 1887.
Montgomery, Morton L. History of Berks County, Pennsylvania, in the Revolution, from 1774 to 1783.
www.army.mil /cmh-pg/reference/revbib/pa.htm   (2958 words)

  
 Bower Community presents the Descendants of Michael Bower of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
The date and place of birth of Michael is not known, however, analysis of the Federal Census records indicates the date to be between 1755 and 1765 and the ages of his children indicates the date to be about 1755.
The first record of Michael in Dauphin County is found in the Federal Census of 1790 where he is listed 1-5-3 as being the head of a household consisting of vie sons under the age of sixteen years, his wife and two daughters.
On May 25, 1791 Michael Bower, yeoman, of Upper Paxton Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, purchased from Michael Harman and Ludwich Shellman a plantation in Upper Paxton Township consisting of 146-1/2 acres of land on the Susquehanna River by the lands of Joseph Brubaker, Reuben Heans and John Meetch (Deed Book G-1-250).
bowercommunity.com /homestead/MichaelBowerPA.htm   (1303 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Dauphin County, Pa.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 24th District, 1836-37; member of Pennsylvania state legislature; state court judge in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1888-89; died in office 1889.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/PA/DA.html   (1000 words)

  
 Harrisburg Pennsylvania genealogy, Dauphin County
Located in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania along the Susquehanna River, Harrisburg is one of the key cities of the state.
For genealogy researchers seeking ancestors from central Pennsylvania, this can be an informative database.
Russell Blanchard, Jr., became pastor of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in 1992.
www.all-genealogy.com /pennsylvania/cities/harrisburg.htm   (247 words)

  
 Pennsylvania: Profile of Dauphin County Systems of Care   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The demonstration county is Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, which includes the State Capital, Harrisburg.
Dauphin County will be the recipient of the funds from the federal grant.
Pennsylvania has opened our systems of care initiative to all counties who expressed an interest.
nccanch.acf.hhs.gov /profess/systems/communicate/profile.cfm?grantee=7&menu=about   (521 words)

  
 Hershey, Harrisburg the Capital and Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Many of the County Links on the left will keep you specifically in Harrisburg, the State Capital, and Dauphin County, PA. We add new listings and links on a regular basis.
Pennsylvania has hundreds of colleges and universities to choose from...
Pennsylvania has hundreds of Bed and Breakfasts scattered across all of our regions and 67 counties.
pavisnet.com /dauphin   (381 words)

  
 Dauphin County, PA, Slaveholders S-Y   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
After the Gradual Emancipation Act of 1780 was passed in Pennsylvania, the term "servant" frequently came to mean either someone in indentured servitude or someone employed by the head of the household.
If he was assessed for one slave in 1780, he may have moved or sold the slave prior to the deadline for registration.
Owner--Memo: The 1800 Census of Dauphin County shows Sarah Wilson of Lower Paxton township as residing with two slaves in her household.
www.afrolumens.org /slavery/syowner.html   (2087 words)

  
 Miscellaneous Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Obituaries
Born in Hegins Township on November 6, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Gurney H. and Mary Sevilla Shadle Schwalm.
He was the Deputy Director of Dauphin County Economic Development; was a former Financial Specialist in the Economic Development for the city of Harrisburg; and was a former Corporate Tax Officer for the Auditor General of Pennsylvania.
He was Past Lieutenant Governor of District 16 of the Pennsylvania District of Kiwanis, was also instrumental in forming the Elizabethtown and Hershey Kiwanis Clubs, and was a member of the Middletown Kiwanis Club.
www.obitcentral.com /obitsearch/obits/pa/pa-dauphin1.htm   (2788 words)

  
 Dauphin County Pennsylvania PA General Practice Lawyers, Attorneys & Law Firms - OptimusLaw┬« - The Best Way To Find a ...
The Dauphin County General Practice, General Law Lawyers Directory is provided for your general information.
This information is generic and may or may not apply to your particular jurisdiction or your individual circumstances.
Dauphin County Family, Divorce and Elder Law Lawyers
pa.optimuslaw.com /dauphin.county/general.practice.htm   (359 words)

  
 Dauphin County Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Browse Homes.com for Pennsylvania homes for sale, Pennsylvania Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus Pennsylvania apartments and houses for rent.
Then contact any of the Pennsylvania Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Pennsylvania area home.
Click on the Dauphin cities that you are interested in or search all Real Estate in Dauphin County:
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/PA/County/DAUPHIN   (341 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
56 (the “Authorities Act”), and pursuant to an Resolution duly adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Conewago, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, expressing the intention and desire of such municipal authorities to organize an Authority under provisions of said Authorities Act, as amended and supplemented, the incorporating municipality does certify: 1.
The appropriate officers of this Township are authorized and directed to cause Notice of the substance of this Resolution, including the substance of the foregoing Articles of Incorporation, and of the proposed filing of such Articles of Incorporation, to be published as required by the Authorities Act.
The appropriate officers of this Township are authorized and directed to file such Articles of Incorporation and the necessary proofs of publication with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and to do all other things necessary to effect the incorporation of such Authority, including payment of required filing fees.
www.conewagoonline.com /d/seweraut.doc   (441 words)

  
 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Population by Race and Hispanic or Latino origin: Pennsylvania counties, Places in Pennsylvania
Housing unit counts: Pennsylvania counties, Places in Pennsylvania
Historical population counts, 1900 to 1990, for all counties in Pennsylvania
quickfacts.census.gov /qfd/states/42/42043lk.html   (224 words)

  
 Dauphin County Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (Counties)
The county seat of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, is Harrisburg.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 245,576, an increase of 7,763 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /pa/y/y42043.htm   (111 words)

  
 Dauphin County Young Republicans
The Young Republicans of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania is a county chapter of the Pennsylvania Federation of Young Republicans.
The Dauphin County YRs will be holding a Candidate's Night for those running for office in Dauphin County.
Dec 2005: Dauphin County Young Republicans elect new officers to serve in 2006.
www.dauphinyrs.org   (355 words)

  
 Dauphin County Genealogy Resource Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The 1st transcription project will be the Commemorative Biographical Encyclopedia of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, containing Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, and Many of the Early Scotch-Irish and German Settlers.
Centenary memorial of the erection of the county of Dauphin and the founding of the city of Harrisburg
Industrial and commercial resources of the city of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa.
www.maley.net /dauphin   (327 words)

  
 Keystone Custom Homes: Pennsylvania: Dauphin County
She and her companion live in Lancaster County with their sons, a distance running and training partner dog, a parrot that talks in complete sentences and Koi fish.
Hills of Waterford is located in the quiet countryside of Dauphin County and is serviced by the Lower Dauphin School District.
Whether you are commuting to work, or traveling to metropolitan cultural centers such as the exciting IMAX Theater in Harrisburg, you'll find the Hills of Waterford the perfect location.
www.keystonecustomhome.com /dauphin/hills_of_waterford   (302 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.