Lackawanna County, PA was formed from Luzerne Co. in 1878, and Luzerne Co. was formed from Northumberland Co. in 1786.
The following CD-ROM contains information from prior to the formation of Lackawanna County, and may be of interest…
Lackawanna County Genealogy - Quick Reference
Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania was established August 13, 1878 from Luzerne County.
Lackawanna County was named for the Lackawanna River, a name meaning "stream that forks."
200 North Washington Avenue, Scranton, PA 18503
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