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History of Sewickley Township and Suterville

Wilson, John J.

History of Sewickley Township and Suterville

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Published in Herminie? Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sewickley Township, Pa. (Westmoreland Co.),
  • Suterville (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • Sewickley Township, Pa. (Westmoreland Co.) -- History.,
    • Suterville (Pa.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by John J. Wilson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF159.S5 W49
      The Physical Object
      Pagination336, 47 p.
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5467366M
      LC Control Number73170269

      To learn more about the history of Cass Township and its surroundings, visit the Historical Society of Schuylkill County, N. Centre St., Pottsville. The society is open Wednesdays from to 6 p.m., Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The telephone number is () The Pennsylvania-Connecticut conflict had a significant impact on the history of Butler Township. The township was named in honor of Colonel Zebulon Butler, the leader of the Connecticut forces. In the late s, families began settling in Butler Township. Some descendants of the original settlers are still living in Butler Township. Police Investigating Disappearance Of Year-Old New Sewickley GirlThe New Sewickley Township Police Department is investigating the disappearance of a year-old girl.


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History of Sewickley Township and Suterville by Wilson, John J. Download PDF EPUB FB2

History of Sewickley Township and Suterville by Wilson, John J.; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: History; Places: Sewickley Township, Pa.

(Westmoreland. Geography. Sutersville is located at (, According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of square miles ( km 2), of which, square miles ( km 2) of it is land and square miles ( km 2) of it (%) is water.

Surrounding and adjacent neighborhoods. Sutersville is bordered by land to the north, south County: Westmoreland. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

History of Sewickley Township and Suterville by Wilson, John J., edition, in EnglishPages: History of Westmoreland County Volume 1. CHAPTER I. The French and English Struggle for Supremacy.

- Braddock’s Expedition. Church History. CHAPTER XXIII. Bench and Bar. CHAPTER XXIV. History of the Medical Profession.

Sewickley Township. - Suterville. - Loyalhanna Township. - Burrell Township. - Parnassus. - New Kensington. Buy History of Sewickley Township and Suterville, by Wilson, John J (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : John J Wilson. Call or email [email protected] for details. Sewickley Valley Historical Society has initiated a Preservation Grant Fund to help non-profit and public organizations preserve local historic sites.

Up to $10, will be awarded in this matching grants program. Download the application form below, or contact SVHS at Sewickley is thought by some to be a Native American word meaning "sweet water." Historians [verification needed] dispute if Native Americans were referring to the Ohio River as the "sweet water" or instead to the syrup derived from a local abundance of maple trees.

[citation needed]Alternatively, historian Charles A. Hanna suggested "Sewickley" came from Creek Area code: New Sewickley Township was created in when the original Sewickley Township, then two years old, was divided.

At that time, New Sewickley Township was situated in the eastern part of Beaver County and was composed of ab acres of hilly, but very fertile land. The remaining area was called North Sewickley Township. History. New Sewickley Township is a part of depreciation lands that were set aside by Act of Assembly on Mato be awarded to those men who served in the American Revolutionary the original Sewickley Township was divided and New Sewickley Township was created.

At that time, New Sewickley Township was situated in the eastern part County: Beaver. Return to Westmoreland County Home Page (c) Westmoreland County Pennsylvania Genealogy Project.

The Sewickley Heights History Center strives to preserve the history and natural beauty of Sewickley Heights, while maintaining its historical integrity.

Located on one of the original farms, the Museum is surrounded by rolling acreage, nature trails, and scenic views. A unique collection of film, photos, and vintage attire, combined with antique cars and carriages, honors the.

Sewickley Genealogy (in Allegheny County, PA) USA (1,) > Pennsylvania (62,) > Allegheny County (3,) > Sewickley (33). Note: This page primarily lists records kept at the city level.

Additional records are listed on the county and state pages. With its prime location along the Ohio River downstream from Pittsburgh, Sewickley was destined to become a great American town. Ina young George Washington traveled through the area on his way to inform the French that the British crown would not tolerate French trespass in the Ohio : Sewickley Valley Historical Society.

We currently serve the Sutersville Borough, Gratztown, Lowber and the Sewickley Township area connecting to Sutersville Borough. Please leave a message at the number below and someone will get back to you. We are located at: Curry Road Sutersville, PA Our Phone Number is: E-mail address: [email protected] Sewickley Herald Digital Archive Access over years of the Sewickley Herald.

The Sewickley Herald is a local, weekly newspaper to the Quaker Valley Area. The digital archive is derived from microfilm and is hosted in partnership with the POWER Library: Continue Reading Sewickley History. Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. likes 5 talking about this were here.

Sewickley Township is a township in Westmoreland. Geography. North Sewickley Township is located in northern Beaver County, on the east side of the Beaver northeastern boundary is formed by Connoquenessing northern boundary of the township is the Beaver County-Lawrence County ing to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of square miles ( km 2), of County: Beaver.

And this book on Sewickley, Pennsylvania is no exception. Founded originally as a haven for idustrial tycoons from nearby Pittsburgh, Sewickly has long had a reputation for higher-end socialites, whose massive homes dotted the hills above the town. As such, the book is a fascinating look at an era which was actually long-gone even in the /5(3).

The New Sewickley Township Police Department lobby is a location for the permanent Take-Back Drug Box. Citizens looking to dispose of excess and expired prescriptions and over-the-counter medications can now visit the safe and secure permanent Take-Back Drug Box, located in the lobby of the New Sewickley Township Police Department.

Sutersville is a thrifty borough on the Youghiogheny River, and in Sewickley Township. It was laid out about by the late Eli C. Suter, who was a large owner of land on the banks of the river. It is four miles below West Newton, and has gradually increased in population until it now contains about people.

Sewickley Heights History Center, Sewickley, PA. likes. The Sewickley Heights History Center is a unique local museum honoring the lifestyle of Pittsburgh’s early Industrialists/5(8). The Sewickley Heights History Center is pleased to announce a new way for the public to learn about the history of Sewickley Heights.

Throughout the year we will be presenting different speakers to tell their personal stories and experiences with the historic area.

New Sewickley Township was created in from the original Sewickley Township which was divided, and the remaining land became North Sewickley Township.

Eventually, thirteen other boroughs and townships were formed from New Sewickley. Fun facts about New Sewickley: –Big Knob, a dome-shaped hill, is the highest point in Beaver County at. North Sewickley Township Cemetery, Beaver county Pennsylvania. Welcome Welcome to the home of the North Sewickley Township Cemetery Company.

We are very excited to launch this website to assist in our efforts to raise the much needed funds to. Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County. Park and Pool Rd New Stanton PA Website: Phone: Toll-Free: Emergency (24 hours/7 days): The Sewickley Brance of the Pennsylvania Railroad ran through Hecla to transport shipments of coke, as well as providing passenger service.

Norvelt, started as a federal project, is the youngest community in the Township, and derived its name from Eleanor Roosevelt, who made this Westmoreland Homesteads her pet project. North Sewickley Township was created in when the former Sewickley Township was divided into New Sewickley and North Sewickley townships.

The municipality got smaller in as Marion, Wayne and Perry townships were created. Additional land was lost when Eastvale was incorporated in and Ellwood City annexed South Ellwood in Park, the founders of Crucible Steel, in the mids owned the largest of the Sewickley Heights estates, at 1, acres.

With background music evoking the Swing Era, the history center recalls the Heights' heyday, highlighting the fox hunts of the Sewickley Hunt Club, founded inand the horse shows at the Allegheny Country Club. The bridge from the Sewickley Township (north) side of the creek.

The Bells Mill sign over the north entrance of the bridge built in When we visited the Sewickley Presbyterian Church near the covered bridge crossing, we found no graves of Millers we recognized as relatives there.

Media in category "North Sewickley Township, Beaver County, Pennsylvania" The following 7 files are in this category, out of 7 total.

Beaver County Pennsylvania incorporated and unincorporated areas North Sewickley township 1, × ; MBInstance of: township of Pennsylvania. Fatal Sewickley Township Accident Allegedly Caused By Driver Without LicenseA young man was killed in an accident that, according to investigators, shouldn’t have happened.

Phone: Connect to: Library Web Site Online Catalog Library details: Sewickley Township Public Library is a Public library. This library is affiliated with Sewickley Township Public Library ().The collection of the library conta volumes.

The library circula items per year. The library serves a population of 5, on: Highland Avenue, Herminie,Pennsylvania. Below is a short history of events that impacted the Sewickley Bridge I ( – ).

Sewickley Bridge II was opened Octo On Novemaccording to a report by the Historic American Engineering Record (HAER): “The Judge [Honorable Judge Morrison Foster]spoke at length on the great need of the adjoining communities.

- includes East Homestead, Munhall, Munhall Terrace, Six Mile Ferry, Whitaker, and adjacent parts of Mifflin Township Allegheny City and Pittsburgh Blue Book, Brown Haven, - Free (Don's List) - includes Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Lawrence, Mercer. The African Americans of Sewickley Valley have a history as rich and deep-rooted as the valley itself.

Originally pioneered by Quakers and abolitionists sentimental to the cause of enslaved men, Sewickley is noted for containing routes and safe houses for those on the Underground Railroad. Known as an affluent bedroom community, Sewickley is considered the wealthiest municipality.

Sanborn Map Sewickley Page 1 (PDF) Sanborn Map Sewickley Page 2 (PDF) Sanborn Map Sewickley Page 3 (PDF) Sanborn Map Sewickley Page 4 (PDF). Westmoreland County PA History Vol 1&2 - Genealogy. Cook County IL Illinois History Culture Family Tree Genealogy 17 Book Set - D $ $ Shipping: Sewickley Township.

— Suterville. — Loyalhanna Township. — Burrell Township. — Parnassus. — New Rating: % positive. With its prime location along the Ohio River downstream from Pittsburgh, Sewickley was destined to become a great American town.

Ina young George Washington traveled through the area on his way to inform the French that the British crown would not tolerate French trespass in the Ohio Valley. Meriwether Lewis mentioned the obstacle presented Price Range: $ - $ Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.

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Sold - 30 Sewickley Ave, Sewickley Township, PA - $47, View details, map and photos of this single family property with 2 bedrooms and 2 total baths. MLS#. Sewickley Heights History Center.

Glen Mitchell Road, Sewickley, PA This seems unavoidable, for events which make history are constantly transpiring, and the historian can only stop at the most convenient point.

When I first passed through Sullivan county, inthe most of it was a primeval forest; but old settlements, like islands in a sea of woods, were scattered through it.OAK GROVE CEMETERY, Ohio Township 12 HILL CREST CEMETERY (also known as ST. JOHN'S), Baden 13 MAJORS CEMETERY (YOUNG FARM), North Sewickley Township 19 SHANOR CEMETERY, New Sewickley Township 20 STEELE CEMETERY (also known as ALLISON BURIAL GROUND), N Sewickley Twp.

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