Place:Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

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Luzerne County is the largest county in northeastern Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 320,918. Its county seat is Wilkes-Barre. It is located in the northern anthracite area called The Coal Region, and is included in the Scranton–Wilkes-Barre metropolitan area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1786 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1786 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1787 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1790 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1790 4,904
1800 12,839
1810 18,109
1820 20,027
1830 27,379
1840 44,006
1850 56,072
1860 90,244
1870 160,915
1880 133,065
1890 201,203
1900 257,121
1910 343,186
1920 390,991
1930 445,109
1940 441,518
1950 392,241
1960 346,972
1970 342,301
1980 343,079
1990 328,149

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  • Outstanding guide to Luzerne 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.luzernecounty.org


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