Place:Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States

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NameSullivan
Alt namesSullivansource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates41.5°N 76.75°W
Located inPennsylvania, United States     (1847 - )
See alsoLycoming, Pennsylvania, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Sullivan County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 6,428, making it the second least populous county in Pennsylvania. Its county seat is Laporte. Sullivan County was created on March 15, 1847, from part of Lycoming County and named for Charles Sullivan, leader of the Pennsylvania Senate.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1847 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1847 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1848 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1850 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
1850 3,694
1860 5,637
1870 6,191
1880 8,073
1890 11,620
1900 12,134
1910 11,293
1920 9,520
1930 7,499
1940 7,504
1950 6,745
1960 6,251
1970 5,961
1980 6,349
1990 6,104

Research Tips

External links

  • Outstanding guide to Sullivan 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.sullivancounty-pa.us


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