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CD: A Pioneer History of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, and: My First Recollections of Brookville, Pennsylvania, 1840-1843, when my feet were bare and my cheeks were brown

By: W J McKnight

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: CD4354

Jefferson Co., PA, was erected on March 26, 1804 from land in Lycoming Co. At one time, Jefferson Co. encompassed some 1,203 square miles and included the present-day counties of Forest and Elk. This rugged wilderness that was home to the Six Nations Iroquois was explored and settled by an adventurous group of missionaries, Scotch-Irish and German pioneers, lured west by the possibility inherent in so much virgin territory. W.J. McKnight tells the story of these pioneers... View more info