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Cambria County was formed March 26, 1804 from what had once been portions of Somerset, Bedford and Huntingdon Counties. Other adjacent counties: Blair, Clearfield, Indiana, and Westmoreland.

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CEMETERY LISTINGS: Several minor (and some not-so-minor) updates to some cemetery listings. Thank you to all the contributors who send in corrections and additions!! The latest listings can be found on the Cemetery Index web page.

New information is added to this website nearly every day. The major areas we're working on now are the cemetery listings, the obituary index, and "Past Events" (articles from local newspapers). If you are looking for something and don't find it today, it could show up in a few more days. Or just ask the mailing list. You never know who could have exactly what you need!
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  11 Sep 2001
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