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National Archives: Greene County Records

Inventory of known National Archives (NARA) records related to Greene County, Pennsylvania.

About These Records

Ephraim Leasure (Private, Co. E, 14th WV Inf. Regt., Civil War), pension no. S.C. 138,383; Case Files of Approved Pension Applications, 1861-1934; Civil War and Later Pension Files; Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C.

You can search the vast collections of the National Archives (NARA) for records created by the federal government, such as census, immigration, military, post offices, Works Projects Administration, and so much more. Most of these documents will require in-person research at the appropriate NARA facility, or the submission of a request form for specific retrievals. You can contact the National Archives directly or post an inquiry to their History Hub.

As the expansive holdings of the National Archives are digitized for free, online access, they are added to the National Archives Catalog. We are bookmarking those records that are connected to the history of Greene County, Pennsylvania. Our primary focus is on records related to people, particularly military service files; however, we will endeavor to highlight or encourage access to other unique file types as they are posted. Due to the volume and variety of these records, we encourage you to regularly search the National Archives Catalog for terms such as Greene County, Pennsylvania or the specific subjects, places, and family names that interest you. If you discover files that belong in this inventory, send our volunteers an email with the link and a brief explanation of the Greene County connections.