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Gottlieb Mittelberger’s Journey to Pennsylvania in the Year 1754 and Return to Germany in the Year 1754
Containing not only a description of the country according to its present condition, but also a detailed account of the sad circumstances of most of the Germans that have emigrated, or are emigrating to that country
By Gottlieb Mittelberger, 1898
 
 
 
Berks County
General History
 
History of the counties of Berks and Lebanon
By Daniel Israel Rupp, 1844
 
History of Berks county in Pennsylvania
By Morton L. Montgomery, 1886
 
History of Berks County, PA, in the Revolution, from 1774 to 1783
By Morton Luther Montgomery, 1894;
 
Historical and Biographical Annals of Berks County, Pennsylvania : Embracing a Concise History of the County and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Representative Families
By Morton L. Montgomery , 1909
 
The Story of Berks County
By Francis Wilhauser Balthaser and D. K. Hoch, 1913
 
Travels through Berks County in 1783
By John D. Schoepf, 1891
 
 
The Indians of Berks County, Pa., being a summary of all the tangible records of the aborigines of Berks County, with cuts and descriptions of the varieties of relics found within the County
By David B. Brunner, 1897
 
Townships, Towns and Villages
 
Tulpehocken Settlement and Township
Tulpehocken Genealogy (in Berks County, PA)- LDS Genealogy
 
The Tulpehocken bi-centennial commemorated in a four-day celebration at Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania
 
Tulpehocken Historic District
 
Tulpehocken Settlement Historical Society
 
Womelsdorf
 
Conrad Weiser
 
Womelsdorf Genealogy
 
Annals of Womelsdorf, Pa., and community, 1723-1923 : history's yard-stick for two-hundred years
By P. C. Croll
 
Churches
 
 Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tulpehocken 
 
 
Records of Rev. John Casper Stoever : baptismal and marriage, 1730-1779
By Johann Casper Stoever
 
Hain’s Reformed Church
Berks County, Pennsylvania, 1745-1805: Cacusi or Hain's Reformed Church Records
 
History of St. John's (Hain's) Reformed church in Lower Heidelberg Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
By William Jacob Kershner, 1916
 
Other
 
 
Berks County, Pennsylvania Records (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness)
 
Berks County Maps
 
 
Lancaster County
General History
 
An Authentic History of Lancaster County : in the State of Pennsylvania
By Jacob Isidor Mombert, 1869
 
History of Lancaster County : to Which is Prefixed a Brief Sketch of the Early History of Pennsylvania
By Israel Daniel Rupp, 1844
 
Annals of the Conestoga Valley in Lancaster, Berks and Chester Counties, Pennsylvania
This volume Contains over Two Hundred Years of Local History of an American Earthly Paradise; Compiled and Published by C. Z. Mast, Elverson, PA and Robert E. Simpson, Churchtown, PA, 1842
 
Townships, Towns, and Villages
Churches
 
Boehm's Methodist Church
Boehm's Chapel, built in 1791, was the first Methodist Church in Lancaster County and is the oldest existing structure built for Methodist worship in Pennsylvania and the fourth oldest in the nation.
 
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society
 
Swamp Reformed Church
 
Rev. John Waldschmidt memorial, 1724-1786: monument erected under the auspices of the Swamp Reformed Church
 
Other
 
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Records (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness)
 
 
 Lebanon County
General History
 
A History of Lebanon County Prior to 1876, Read Before the Lebanon County Historical Society, October 31, 1913,
by Ezra Grumbine 
William M. Breslin, Lebanon County Historical Society, 1913
 
The German Newspapers of Lebanon County; Read Before the Lebanon County Historical Society, April 13, 1910
By Daniel Miller, 1910
 
Townships, Towns and Villages
Churches
Other
 
Lebanon County, Pennsylvania Records (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness)
 
 
Lehigh County
General History
 
History of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania and a Genealogical and Biographical Record of its Families
by Charles Rhodes Roberts, John Baer Stoudt, Thomas H. Krick, William Joseph Dietrich, and the Lehigh County Historical Society, 1914
 
History of the counties of Lehigh and Carbon, in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania
by Alfred Mathews
 
Townships, Towns and Villages
 
Early Settlers by Township
 
Heidelberg Township
   Lynn-Heidelberg Historical Society: http://lynnheidelberg.org/
 
Macungie Township
   Macungie Historical Society: http://www.macungie.org/
                         https://ldsgenealogy.com/PA/Macungie.htm
   Lower Macungie Twp Historical Society: https://www.lmthistory.org/lower-macungie-history.html
 
 
 
Salisbury Township
                     https://ldsgenealogy.com/PA/Bethlehem.htm
 
                  https://ldsgenealogy.com/PA/Emmaus.htm
 
Churches
 
FamilySearch List of Church Records
 
Ancestry Church Records (must have Ancestry account open)
 
List of Lehigh Cemeteries in Lehigh County
 
 
 
Upper Milford Reformed Congregation, now Zion's Reformed Church
 
Ziegel’s Church
 
Zion Lehigh Evangelical Lutheran Church 
Other
 
FamilySearch
 
Pennsylvania Genealogy Trails
 
Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Records (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness)
 
 
Montgomery County
General History
 
History of Montgomery County
by Theodore Weber Bean, 1884
 
Townships, Towns, and Villages
Churches

 

The Lutheran Church in New Hanover, (Falckner swamp) Montgomery County, PA

by John Jacob Kline, 1911
 

https://archive.org/details/lutheranchurchin20klin

 
 
A History of the Goshenhoppen Reformed Charge, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (1727-1819)
By William John Hinke, 1920
 
 
Other
 
Northampton County
General History
 
1752 History of Northampton County, Pennsylvania with Illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery 
By Peter Fritts, 1877
 
 
Townships, Towns, and Villages
Churches
Other
 
Northumberland County
General History
 
Genealogical and Biographical Annals of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania .
by J. L. Floyd 1911
 
History of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
By Herbert C. Bell. 1891
 
Townships, Towns and Villages
Churches
Other
 
Northumberland County, Pennsylvania Records (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness)
 
 
Schuylkill County
General History
 
History of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania ... Including a Genealogical and Biographical Record of Many Families and Persons in the County
By Adolf W. Schlack, 1907
 
History of Schuylkill County, Pa.
Publisher: W. W. Mumsell, NY
 
Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania Comprising a Historical Sketch of the County by Samuel T. Wiley ; Together with About Five Hundred and Fifty Biographical Sketches of the Prominent Men and Leading Citizens of the County
By Henry W. Ruoff, 1893
 
Townships, Towns and Villages
Churches
Other
 
Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania Records (Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness)
 
 
York County
General History
 
History of York County Pennsylvania
By George R. Prowell, J. H. Beers, 1907
Volume I
 
Volume II
 
History of York County Pennsylvania From the Earliest Time to the Present
By John Gibson, Editor
F.A. Battey Publishing Co., Chicago, 1886
 
Townships, Towns and Villages
Churches
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