Genealogical Abstracts of the Laws of Pennsylvania and the Statutes at Large

By: Candy Crocker Livengood

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Book Details: 356 pages, 6x9, (1990), 2001, 6x9, paper, index, 356 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc



356 pages, 6x9, (1990), 2001, 6x9, paper, index, 356 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


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The Statutes at Large of Pennsylvania and the Laws of Pennsylvania are an untapped genealogical goldmine. Much of the information found in these books may not be duplicated anywhere else. Name changes, children being legitimized for inheritances, divorces and annulments, oaths of allegiance, Revolutionary War pensions, debtors in prison, trustees of early churches, Indian murders, establishment of roads and county boundaries are just a few of the topics these early laws cover. All of the laws have been abstracted and condensed for this book; however, name and place spellings have been left as found in the original law. A bibliography, a full-name index, and an index of places add to the value of this work.

Title: Genealogical Abstracts of the Laws of Pennsylvania and the Statutes at Large

Author: Candy Crocker Livengood

Categories: Law & Legal History, Pennsylvania,

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1990)

ISBN Number: 1585491764

ISBN Number 13: 9781585491766

Binding: Softcover

Book Details: 356 pages, 6x9, (1990), 2001, 6x9, paper, index, 356 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

Seller ID: L0176