Place:Adams, Pennsylvania, United States

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NameAdams
Alt namesAdamssource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.75°N 77.367°W
Located inPennsylvania, United States     (1800 - )
See alsoYork, Pennsylvania, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Contained Places
Borough
Abbottstown
Arendtsville
Bendersville
Biglerville
Bonneauville
Carroll Valley
East Berlin
Fairfield
Gettysburg ( 1750 - )
Littlestown
McSherrystown
New Oxford
York Springs
Cemetery
Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Cemetery
Arendtsville Lutheran Reformed
Benders Lutheran Church Cemetery
Bendersville Cemetery
Bethlehem Church Cemetery
Biglerville Cemetery
Bishop Family Burial Ground
Black's Cemetery
Butler Township Friends Cemetery
Chamberlin Hill Cemetery
Chestnut Grove Lutheran Church Cemetery
Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery
Christ United Church of Christ Cemetery
Clines United Methodist Church Cemetery
Cold Springs Lutheran Cemetery
Conewago Chapel Basilica Cemetery
East Berlin Union Cemetery
Emanuel Reformed Church Cemetery
Episcopalian Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery
Fairfield Union Cemetery
Fairview Cemetery
Flohrs Lutheran Church Cemetery
Fountaindale Lutheran Cemetery
Fountaindale Union Cemetery
Friends Cemetery
Friends Grove Cemetery
Gardners Cemetery
German Society Lutheran Calvinist Cemetery
Grace Bible Chapel Cemetery
Grace Lutheran Church Cemetery
Griest Cemetery
Hampton Meeting House Cemetery
Heidlersburg Cemetery
Holy Trinity Church Cemetery
Saint John's Lutheran Cemetery
Upper Bermudian Church Cemetery
Inhabited place
Amatus
Ariosa
Aspers
Barlow Knoll
Barlow
Beechersville
Bendersville Station-Aspers
Berlin Junction
Bermudian
Black Horse Tavern
Bowlder
Bridgeport
Brushtown
Brysonia
Cashtown
Cashtown-McKnightstown
Cedar Ridge
Centennial
Center Mills
Cross Keys
Deardorffs Mill
Edgegrove
Fairplay
Five Points
Floradale
Fountain Dale
Gardners
Gargol
Georgetown
Germantown
Gladhill
Goldenville
Graefenburg
Granite Hill
Green Springs
Greenmount
Guernsey
Guldens
Hammer Hall
Hampton
Heidlersburg
Hilltown
Hunterstown
Idaville
Irishtown
Iron Springs
Jacks Mountain
Kingsdale
Knoxlyn
Lake Heritage
Lake Meade
Latimore
Maria Furnace
Marshall
McKnightstown Station
McKnightstown
McSherry
Menges Mill
Midway
Mount Hope
Mount Misery
Mount Pleasant
Mount Tabor
Mummasburg
Newchester
Oak Grove
Orrtanna
Peach Glen
Plainview
Ram
Round Top
Sedgwick
Seven Stars
Shanks Mill
Shrivers Corners
Slate Ridge
Square Corner
Stremmels
Table Rock
Tartown
The Pines
Tifllie
Trust
Two Taverns
Virginia Mills
Waldheim
Wenksville
Whitehall
Zora
Township
Berwick
Butler
Conewago
Cumberland
Franklin
Freedom
Germany ( 1800 - )
Hamiltonban
Highland
Huntington
Latimore (township)
Liberty
Menallen
Mount Joy
Mount Pleasant (township)
Oxford
Reading
Straban
Union
Unknown
Buchanan Valley
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Adams County is a county in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 101,407. Its county seat is Gettysburg. The entire county makes up the Gettysburg, PA Micropolitan Statistical Area. It was created on January 22, 1800, from part of York County and named in honor of the second President of the United States, John Adams.

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Bibliography

See:Bibliography:Adams County, PA

Timeline

Date Event Source
1800 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1800 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1800 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1800 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1800 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1800 13,172
1810 15,152
1820 19,370
1830 21,379
1840 23,044
1850 25,981
1860 28,006
1870 30,315
1880 32,455
1890 33,486
1900 34,496
1910 34,319
1920 34,583
1930 37,128
1940 39,435
1950 44,197
1960 51,906
1970 56,937
1980 68,292
1990 78,274

Research Tips

External links

  • Outstanding guide to Adams County family history and genealogy resources (FamilySearch Research Wiki). Birth, marriage, and death records, censuses, wills, deeds, county histories, cemeteries, churches, newspapers, libraries, and genealogical societies.
  • www.rootsweb.com/~paadams/adams.htm


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