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• 1700s-1950s: Pennsylvania Birth Collections at FamilySearch
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Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Births, 1860-1906



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• 1906-1910: Pennsylvania, Birth Certificates at Ancestry ($)



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Marriage

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• 1670s-2000s: Pennsylvania Marriage Collections at FamilySearch
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Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951
Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950
Pennsylvania, Church Marriages, 1682-1976
Pennsylvania Marriages, 1709-1940
Pennsylvania Civil Marriages, 1677-1950
Pennsylvania Obituary and Marriage Collection, 1947-2010



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• 1720s-2015: United States Marriages, Pennsylvania at FindMyPast ($)



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• 1906-1966: Pennsylvania, Death Certificates at Ancestry ($)



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• 1906-1967: Pennsylvania Death Indexes at the Pennsylvania State Archives



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