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Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Delta, Pennsylvania

Delta's own Short History

1744: Town settled, by the Scotch-Irish.

24 June 1880: Incorporated from the Peach Bottom Township

Neighboring Communities: Bryansville | Slate Hill | West Bangor | Cardiff, Maryland | Whiteford, Maryland

Borough Hall[edit | edit source]

https://www.deltaborough.us/home

Delta Borough Office
101 College Avenue
P O Box 278
Delta, PA 17314

Resources[edit | edit source]

Biography[edit | edit source]

see also: Genealogy, History

Celebrations[edit | edit source]

The Delta centennial, 1853-1953, presents "Our town", Community Memorial Hall, Delta, Pennsylvania FHL Collection

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Slate Ridge Cemetery (located just outside of the borough, to the northwest)
GNIS ID# 1187786
Latitude: 39.725N
Longitude: -76.341W

Census[edit | edit source]

Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

  • The Bell Publishing Co's York city and county directory, 1894-'95 : containing a general directory of York city, Delta, Hanover and Wrightsville, also alphabetical directory of York County, a classified business directory, list of county and city officers, also a new street directory FHL Collection
  • Business directory of York, Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville and Columbia, 1896-7 FHL Collection
  • York (Pennsylvania) city directories (including Delta, Hanover, Wrightsville) FHL Collection

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ellis Island Passenger Arrival Records, 1892-1924, listing passengers who stated they are going to Delta.

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

see also: Biography, History

Daughters of the American Colonists, Peach Bottom Chapter, Delta, York County, Pennsylvania; [proofs of ancestors of chapter members] FHL Collection

History[edit | edit source]

see also: Biography, Genealogy

Maps[edit | edit source]

  1. GNIS ID# 1173144
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Social Security Death Index, begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.

Societies, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

see also: Genealogy

  1. Old Line Museum
  2. Delta-Cardiff Heritage Festival

Websites[edit | edit source]

Webtree.com listing individuals who born or died in Delta. Quirks in the search engine results may pick up other Delta's. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.

References[edit | edit source]