Franklin County ghosts of Pennsylvania Athena Varounis. by Athena Varounis

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Published by Schiffer Pub. Ltd. in Atglen, Pa .

Written in English

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  • Ghosts -- Pennsylvania -- Franklin County,
  • Haunted places -- Pennsylvania -- Franklin County

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 191).

Book details

LC ClassificationsBF1472.U6 V38 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23916106M
ISBN 100764332570
ISBN 109780764332579
LC Control Number2009923002

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OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Preface --Early settlers --Land dates and warrents --Source of early names --List of petitioners, --Tax lists --Indians and related events --Fort (David) Davis --Hessians --Slaves --Militia roll --Mary Davis Ward diary --Churches --Burial grounds.

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