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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] > [[York County, Pennsylvania|York County]] > [[York_County,_Pennsylvania_Populated_Places|Populated Places]] > Delta''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pennsylvania|Pennsylvania]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[York County, Pennsylvania|York County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[York County, Pennsylvania Populated Places|Populated Places]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Delta'' {{Adoption PARoots}} <br>
  
 
== Quick Facts  ==
 
== Quick Facts  ==
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delta,_Pennsylvania Wikipedia]<br>
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{{Wikipedia|Delta, Pennsylvania}}
  
[http://www.deltaborough.org/home_town-10_007.htm Delta's own Short History]<br>
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[http://www.deltaborough.org/home_town-10_007.htm Delta's own Short History]  
  
'''1744:''' Town settled, by the Scotch-Irish.<br>
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'''1744:''' Town settled, by the [[Pennsylvania Minorities#Scotch-Irish|Scotch-Irish]].  
  
'''24 June 1880:''' Incorporated from the Peach Bottom Township<br>
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'''24 June 1880:''' Incorporated from the [[Peach Bottom Township, Pennsylvania|Peach Bottom Township]]
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Neighboring Communities: Bryansville | Slate Hill | West Bangor | [[Cardiff, Maryland|Cardiff]], [[Maryland|Maryland]] | [[Whiteford, Maryland|Whiteford]], [[Maryland|Maryland]]
  
 
== Borough Hall  ==
 
== Borough Hall  ==
  
[http://www.deltaborough.org/ http://www.deltaborough.org/]<br>
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[http://www.deltaborough.org/ http://www.deltaborough.org/]  
  
 
Delta Borough Office<br>101 College Avenue<br>P O Box 278<br>Delta, PA 17314  
 
Delta Borough Office<br>101 College Avenue<br>P O Box 278<br>Delta, PA 17314  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Biography  ====
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=== Biography  ===
  
 
see also: Genealogy, History  
 
see also: Genealogy, History  
  
==== Celebrations<br> ====
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=== Celebrations  ===
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The Delta centennial, 1853-1953, presents "Our town", Community Memorial Hall, Delta, Pennsylvania {{FHL|650280|item}}
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=== Cemeteries  ===
  
The Delta centennial, 1853-1953, presents "Our town", Community Memorial Hall, Delta, Pennsylvania <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=650280&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=The+Delta+centennial%2C+1853-1953%2C+p%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHL US/CAN Fiche 6045081"]</ref>
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Slate Ridge Cemetery (located just outside of the borough, to the northwest)<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1187786 GNIS ID# 1187786] <br>Latitude: 39.725N<br>Longitude: -76.341W
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=46347&CScn=Slate+Ridge&CScntry=4&CSst=40&CScnty=2307& Findagrave.com] ([[Access Codes|F]])
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*[http://www.suvcwdb.org/home/ National Graves Registration Database] ([[Access Codes|F]]) (maintained by the Sons of Union Veterans of Civil War, for both Union and Confederate) (enter the name of cemetery, there is quite a wait for the result)
  
==== Census  ====
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=== Census  ===
  
==== Church History and Records  ====
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=== Church History and Records  ===
  
==== Directories  ====
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=== Directories  ===
  
#The Bell Publishing Co's York city and county directory, 1894-'95&nbsp;: containing a general directory of York city, Delta, Hanover and Wrightsville, also alphabetical directory of York County, a classified business directory, list of county and city officers, also a new street directory <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=650190&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=The+Bell+Publishing+Co%27s+York+city+and%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHL US/CAN Fiche 6045074"]</ref><br>
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*The Bell Publishing Co's York city and county directory, 1894-'95&nbsp;: containing a general directory of York city, Delta, Hanover and Wrightsville, also alphabetical directory of York County, a classified business directory, list of county and city officers, also a new street directory {{FHL|650190|item}}
#Business directory of York, Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville and Columbia, 1896-7 <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=650183&amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=Business+directory+of+York%2C+Delta%2C+H%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHL US/CAN Fiche 6045071"]</ref><br>
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*Business directory of York, Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville and Columbia, 1896-7 {{FHL|650183|item}}
#York (Pennsylvania) city directories (including Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville) <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=728859&amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=York+(Pennsylvania)+city+directories%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHL US/CAN Film 2258227-2258228"]</ref>
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*York (Pennsylvania) city directories (including Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville) {{FHL|728859|item}}
  
==== Emigration and Immigration  ====
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=== Emigration and Immigration  ===
  
[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ellisisland&qt=l&zplace=Delta%2c+York%2c+Pennsylvania&se=Exact Ellis Island Passenger Arrival Records], 1892-1924, listing passengers who stated they are going to Delta.<br>
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[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ellisisland&qt=l&zplace=Delta%2c+York%2c+Pennsylvania&se=Exact Ellis Island Passenger Arrival Records], 1892-1924, listing passengers who stated they are going to Delta.<br>  
  
==== Genealogy  ====
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=== Genealogy  ===
  
 
see also: Biography, History  
 
see also: Biography, History  
  
Daughters of the American Colonists, Peach Bottom Chapter, Delta, York County, Pennsylvania; [proofs of ancestors of chapter members] <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;titleno=161067&amp;amp;disp=Daughters+of+the+American+Colonists%2C+P%20%20&amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC US/CAN Book 974.841/D4 D2d, 974.8 A1 no. 157"]</ref><br>
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Daughters of the American Colonists, Peach Bottom Chapter, Delta, York County, Pennsylvania; [proofs of ancestors of chapter members] {{FHL|161067|item}}
  
==== History  ====
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=== History  ===
  
 
see also: Biography, Genealogy  
 
see also: Biography, Genealogy  
  
==== Maps  ====
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=== Maps  ===
  
 
#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1173144 GNIS ID# 1173144]  
 
#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1173144 GNIS ID# 1173144]  
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#[http://pennsylvania.hometownlocator.com/maps/bigmap,n,delta,fid,1173144.cfm Hometown Locator]
 
#[http://pennsylvania.hometownlocator.com/maps/bigmap,n,delta,fid,1173144.cfm Hometown Locator]
  
==== Newspapers ====
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=== Newspapers  ===
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=== Vital Records ===
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[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ssdiall&qt=l&zplace=Delta%2c+York%2c+Pennsylvania&se=Exact Social Security Death Index], begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.
  
==== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ====
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== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ==
  
 
see also: Genealogy  
 
see also: Genealogy  
  
 
#[http://www.deltaborough.org/home_town-10_016.htm Old Line Museum]  
 
#[http://www.deltaborough.org/home_town-10_016.htm Old Line Museum]  
#[http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/legacies/PA/200003481.html Delta-Cardiff Heritage Festival]<br>
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#[http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/legacies/PA/200003481.html Delta-Cardiff Heritage Festival]
 
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
 
[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ssdiall&qt=l&zplace=Delta%2c+York%2c+Pennsylvania&se=Exact Social Security Death Index], begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.<br>
 
  
==== Websites  ====
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== Websites  ==
  
[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=webtreeind&qt=l&zplace=Delta%2c+York%2c+Pennsylvania&se=Exact Webtree.com] listing individuals who born or died in Delta. Quirks in the search engine results may pick up other Delta's. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.
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[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=webtreeind&qt=l&zplace=Delta%2c+York%2c+Pennsylvania&se=Exact Webtree.com] listing individuals who born or died in Delta. Quirks in the search engine results may pick up other Delta's. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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{{reflist}}
 
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[[Category:York_County,_Pennsylvania]]
 
[[Category:York_County,_Pennsylvania]]

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Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Delta, Pennsylvania

Delta's own Short History

1744: Town settled, by the Scotch-Irish.

24 June 1880: Incorporated from the Peach Bottom Township

Neighboring Communities: Bryansville | Slate Hill | West Bangor | Cardiff, Maryland | Whiteford, Maryland

Borough Hall

http://www.deltaborough.org/

Delta Borough Office
101 College Avenue
P O Box 278
Delta, PA 17314

Resources

Biography

see also: Genealogy, History

Celebrations

The Delta centennial, 1853-1953, presents "Our town", Community Memorial Hall, Delta, Pennsylvania FHL Collection

Cemeteries

Slate Ridge Cemetery (located just outside of the borough, to the northwest)
GNIS ID# 1187786
Latitude: 39.725N
Longitude: -76.341W

Census

Church History and Records

Directories

  • The Bell Publishing Co's York city and county directory, 1894-'95 : containing a general directory of York city, Delta, Hanover and Wrightsville, also alphabetical directory of York County, a classified business directory, list of county and city officers, also a new street directory FHL Collection
  • Business directory of York, Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville and Columbia, 1896-7 FHL Collection
  • York (Pennsylvania) city directories (including Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville) FHL Collection

Emigration and Immigration

Ellis Island Passenger Arrival Records, 1892-1924, listing passengers who stated they are going to Delta.

Genealogy

see also: Biography, History

Daughters of the American Colonists, Peach Bottom Chapter, Delta, York County, Pennsylvania; [proofs of ancestors of chapter members] FHL Collection

History

see also: Biography, Genealogy

Maps

  1. GNIS ID# 1173144
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

Newspapers

Vital Records

Social Security Death Index, begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.

Societies, Libraries and Museums

see also: Genealogy

  1. Old Line Museum
  2. Delta-Cardiff Heritage Festival

Websites

Webtree.com listing individuals who born or died in Delta. Quirks in the search engine results may pick up other Delta's. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.

References

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