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The Cities and communities of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania*

Acme, Adamsburg, Alverton, Armbrust, Arnold, Arona , Avonmore

Baggaley, Bolivar, Bovard, Bradenville,

Claridge, Crabtree

Delmont, Derry, Donegal

Export

Five Points, Forbes Road

Greensburg (County Seat)

Hannastown, Harrison City, Herminie, Hillside, Hostetler, Hunker, Hyde Park

Irwin

Jacobs Creek, Jeannette, Jones Mill

Kecksburg

La Trobe , Larimer, Laughlinton, Laurel Mountain , Level Green, Ligonier, Lower Burrell , Luxor, Lysippus

Madison, Mammouth, Mamont, Manor, Millwood, Monessen, Murrysville

New Alexandria , New Derry, New Florence , New Kensington , New Stanton , Newlonsburg, North Washington, Norvelt

Oak grove, Oklahoma

Penn, Perryville, Pleasant

Reagantown, Rector, Rillton, RuffsDale

Salina, Scottdale, Seward , Slickville, Smithton, South Greensburg , Southwest, Southwest Greensburg , Stahlstown, Sutersville

Tarrs, Torrance, Trafford, Trauger

Unity, Upper Burrell Township

Vandergrift

Waterford, Webster, West Fairfield, West Newton , Westmoreland City, West Leechburg , Whitney, Wilpen, Wyano

Youngstown, Youngwood, Yukon

*This list of cities may not be complete

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Information & Facts about Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania

Location:

Westmoreland County is located in southwestern Pennsylvania

History:

Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania history page

The first county of the colony of Pennsylvania erected west of the Allegheny Mountains and the last under the hereditary Penn proprietaries and the 11th county established by the colony The county was probably named either for Westmoreland County in England or in Virginia, or for both. Hanna's Town was temporarily designated as the County Seat. The court was to be held at Robert Hanna's home.

On July 13, 1782, the Senecas, helped by the British, attacked and burned Hanna's Town, which had about 30 homes at the time. This was the last hostile act of the Revolutionary War. The "House of Robert Hanna" and, hence, the court records, and the fort were not destroyed

Genealogy:

US GenWeb Genealogy page for Westmoreland County

Government:

Westmoreland County Courts
N Main St
Greensburg, PA 15601
Phone: 724-830-3483

Westmoreland County Historical
951 Old Salem Rd
Greensburg, PA 15601-1352
Phone: 724-836-1800

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