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Our Genealogy Helper for Coalport ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool which helps us with planning our trips.
  • We're trying to shape our Gazetteer as a tool to help us understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.
  • On our trips, we try to visit those places where our ancestors left their footprints.

By learning about Coalport (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this our Genealogical Helper for Coalport. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Coalport is located in Clearfield County.

To see how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Clearfield County: Cameron, Centre, Clinton, Elk, Indiana & Jefferson.

Below are the counties that are near Coalport. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Coalport:

  • Clearfield County     (The home county of Coalport)
    • Blain City [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blain City
      • Blain City [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blain City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blain City
    • Rosebud [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosebud
      • Rosebud [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebud have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosebud
    • Lyleville [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyleville
      • Lyleville [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyleville
    • Irvona [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvona
      • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 602 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<3>
    • Utahville [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utahville
      • Utahville [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utahville
    • Glen Hope [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Hope
      • Glen Hope [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 135 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Hope
    • Thompsontown [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompsontown
      • Thompsontown [Clearfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsontown
    • Ramey [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramey
      • Ramey [Clearfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramey
    • Westover [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westover
      • Westover [Clearfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 374 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover
    • Belsena [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belsena
      • Belsena [Clearfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Belsena has also been known as:
      • Belsena Mills
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belsena
    • Houtzdale [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houtzdale
      • Houtzdale [Clearfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 739 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houtzdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houtzdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houtzdale<3>
    • Newburg [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburg
      • Newburg [Clearfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburg
  • Armstrong County
    • Atwood [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atwood
      • Atwood [Armstrong County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 100 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atwood
    • Dayton [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dayton
      • Dayton [Armstrong County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 503 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<3>
    • Rural Valley [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rural Valley
      • Rural Valley [Armstrong County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 806 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Valley<3>
  • Bedford County
  • Blair County
    • Highland Fling [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Fling
      • Highland Fling [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland Fling
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<3>
    • Tipton [Blair County]
    • Tyrone [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
      • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,095 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<3>
    • Altoona [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
      • Altoona [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,989 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<3>
    • Duncansville [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncansville
      • Duncansville [Blair County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncansville<3>
    • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
    • Frankstown [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frankstown
      • Frankstown [Blair County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frankstown
    • Newry [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newry
      • Newry [Blair County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 307 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newry<3>
    • Puzzletown [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Puzzletown
      • Puzzletown [Blair County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puzzletown
    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,167 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<3>
    • Blue Knob [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Knob
      • Blue Knob [Blair County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Knob
  • Cambria County
    • Flinton [Cambria County]
    • Fallentimber [Cambria County]
    • Thomas Mills [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomas Mills
      • Thomas Mills [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas Mills
    • Dysart [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dysart
      • Dysart [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dysart
    • Patton [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patton
      • Patton [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,576 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patton<3>
    • Hastings [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hastings
      • Hastings [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hastings have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hastings
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hastings<3>
    • Chest Springs [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chest Springs
      • Chest Springs [Cambria County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chest Springs
    • Ashville [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashville
      • Ashville [Cambria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashville<3>
    • Carrolltown [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrolltown
      • Carrolltown [Cambria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrolltown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrolltown<3>
    • Saint Benedict [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Benedict
      • Saint Benedict [Cambria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Benedict have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Benedict
    • Amsbry [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amsbry
      • Amsbry [Cambria County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsbry
    • Barnesboro [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnesboro
      • Barnesboro [Cambria County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnesboro
  • Centre County
    • New Town [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Town
      • New Town [Centre County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Town
    • Sandy Ridge [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Ridge
      • Sandy Ridge [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Ridge
    • Glass City [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glass City
      • Glass City [Centre County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glass City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glass City
    • South Philipsburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Philipsburg
      • South Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Philipsburg
    • Philipsburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philipsburg
      • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,678 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philipsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<3>
    • North Philipsburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Philipsburg
      • North Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Philipsburg
    • Casanova [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Casanova
      • Casanova [Centre County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Casanova
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Matilda
      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Matilda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Matilda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<3>
    • Stormstown [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stormstown
      • Stormstown [Centre County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stormstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stormstown
    • Ramblewood [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramblewood
      • Ramblewood [Centre County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramblewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramblewood
    • Julian [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Julian
      • Julian [Centre County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Julian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Julian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Julian<3>
    • Pine Grove Mills [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Grove Mills
      • Pine Grove Mills [Centre County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Grove Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Grove Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Grove Mills<3>
  • Elk County
  • Huntingdon County
    • Birmingham [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birmingham
      • Birmingham [Huntingdon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 87 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Birmingham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birmingham
    • Dungarvin [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dungarvin
      • Dungarvin [Huntingdon County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dungarvin
    • Water Street [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Water Street
      • Water Street [Huntingdon County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Water Street
    • Seven Stars [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Stars
      • Seven Stars [Huntingdon County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Stars have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seven Stars
    • Alexandria [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexandria
      • Alexandria [Huntingdon County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<3>
    • Petersburg [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petersburg
      • Petersburg [Huntingdon County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<3>
    • Hesston [Huntingdon County]
    • Marklesburg [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marklesburg
      • Marklesburg [Huntingdon County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 194 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marklesburg
    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntingdon
      • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,879 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<3>
    • Mill Creek [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Creek
      • Mill Creek [Huntingdon County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 314 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Creek<3>
    • Mapleton [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mapleton
      • Mapleton [Huntingdon County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 410 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
  • Indiana County
    • Uniontown [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uniontown
      • Uniontown [Indiana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Uniontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uniontown
    • Urey [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urey
      • Urey [Indiana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Urey
    • Cherry Tree [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherry Tree
      • Cherry Tree [Indiana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Tree have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Tree
    • Glen Campbell [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Campbell
      • Glen Campbell [Indiana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Campbell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glen Campbell<3>
    • Hooverhurst [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hooverhurst
      • Hooverhurst [Indiana County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hooverhurst
    • Alverda [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alverda
      • Alverda [Indiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alverda
    • Hillsdale [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsdale
      • Hillsdale [Indiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsdale
    • Cookport [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cookport
      • Cookport [Indiana County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cookport
    • Purchase Line [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purchase Line
      • Purchase Line [Indiana County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purchase Line
    • Heilwood [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heilwood
      • Heilwood [Indiana County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heilwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heilwood
    • Commodore [Indiana County]
    • Kenwood [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenwood
      • Kenwood [Indiana County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenwood
  • Jefferson County
    • Albion [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albion
      • Albion [Jefferson County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albion
    • Sykesville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sykesville
      • Sykesville [Jefferson County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,107 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sykesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sykesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sykesville<3>
    • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Punxsutawney
      • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,665 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Punxsutawney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Punxsutawney<3>
    • Wishaw [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wishaw
      • Wishaw [Jefferson County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wishaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wishaw
    • Panic [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panic
      • Panic [Jefferson County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panic
    • Falls Creek [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falls Creek
      • Falls Creek [Jefferson County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 994 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falls Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falls Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falls Creek<3>
    • Pancoast [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pancoast
      • Pancoast [Jefferson County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pancoast
    • Reynoldsville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reynoldsville
      • Reynoldsville [Jefferson County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reynoldsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reynoldsville<3>
    • Coolspring [Jefferson County]
    • Timblin [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Timblin
      • Timblin [Jefferson County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Timblin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Timblin
    • Worthville [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Worthville
      • Worthville [Jefferson County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worthville
    • Brockway [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brockway
      • Brockway [Jefferson County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brockway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brockway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brockway<3>
  • Lawrence County
    • Big Run [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Run
      • Big Run [Lawrence County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 594 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Run have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Run
  • Mifflin County
  • Somerset County
    • Paint [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paint
      • Paint [Somerset County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 930 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paint have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paint
    • Windber [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windber
      • Windber [Somerset County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,789 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windber
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windber<3>
  • Westmoreland County
    • Seward [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seward
      • Seward [Westmoreland County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seward
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seward<3>
    • New Florence [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Florence
      • New Florence [Westmoreland County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 640 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Florence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Florence<3>
    • Bolivar [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
      • Bolivar [Westmoreland County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 432 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolivar<3>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Coalport, see our County-by-County Page for Coalport.

Newspapers Published in Coalport ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 20 newspapers that have been published in the area around Coalport.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Coalport, there are papers which were published within 14 miles [22.5 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Coalport.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Coalport:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Pennsylvania

Cemeteries Near Coalport ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Coalport.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Coalport covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Spangle Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Spangle Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Spangle Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spangle Cemetery
  • St. Pauls Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Pauls Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Pauls Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Pauls Cemetery
  • St. Basil Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Basil Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Basil Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Basil Cemetery
  • Shelton Hill Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shelton Hill Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shelton Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton Hill Cemetery
  • St. Michaels Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Michaels Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Michaels Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Michaels Cemetery
  • Weld Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Weld Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Weld Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weld Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Utahville Cemetery
    • Crossroads Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Crossroads Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Crossroads Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crossroads Cemetery
    • Cambria Mills Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cambria Mills Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cambria Mills Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cambria Mills Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambria Mills Cemetery
    • Zion Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Zion Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Zion Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Zion Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zion Cemetery
    • Criswell Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Criswell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Criswell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Criswell Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Criswell Cemetery
    • Calvary Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Calvary Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Calvary Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Calvary Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvary Cemetery
    • St. Barbara Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Barbara Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Barbara Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Barbara Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Barbara Cemetery
    • St. Marys Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Marys Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Cemetery
    • Beulah Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Beulah Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Beulah Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Beulah Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beulah Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Coalport had a population of 855 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service. In 2020, Coalport had a population of 486 people.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Coalport, with the one closest to Coalport listed first.

  • Coalport [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coalport
    • Coalport [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Coalport
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 855 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 486 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Coalport had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coalport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coalport<3>
  • Rosebud [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosebud
    • Rosebud [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Coalport
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rosebud had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosebud have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosebud
  • Blain City [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blain City
    • Blain City [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the north of Coalport
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 534 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Blain City had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blain City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blain City
  • Heverly [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heverly
    • Heverly [Clearfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the east of Coalport
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Heverly had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heverly
  • Flinton [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flinton
    • Flinton [Cambria County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the south of Coalport
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Flinton had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flinton<3>
  • Irvona [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvona
    • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 913 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 602 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Irvona had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<3>
  • Continue List ...
    • Utahville [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utahville
      • Utahville [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the east of Coalport
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 117 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Utahville had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utahville
    • Glen Hope [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Hope
      • Glen Hope [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 286 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 135 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Glen Hope had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glen Hope
    • Fallentimber [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fallentimber
      • Fallentimber [Cambria County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fallentimber had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fallentimber
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fallentimber<3>
    • Hegarty Crossroads [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hegarty Crossroads
      • Hegarty Crossroads [Clearfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Coalport
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 37 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hegarty Crossroads had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hegarty Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hegarty Crossroads
    • McPherron [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McPherron
      • McPherron [Clearfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Coalport
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, McPherron had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McPherron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McPherron
    • Saint Lawrence [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Lawrence
      • Saint Lawrence [Cambria County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Coalport
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 70 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Saint Lawrence had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Lawrence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Lawrence
    • Van Ormer [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Van Ormer
      • Van Ormer [Cambria County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Van Ormer had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Ormer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Van Ormer
    • Glasgow [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasgow
      • Glasgow [Cambria County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southeast of Coalport
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Glasgow had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glasgow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glasgow
    • Berwinsdale [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berwinsdale
      • Berwinsdale [Clearfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Coalport
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Berwinsdale had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berwinsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwinsdale

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Coalport. See our List of 1890's Communities around Coalport.

Mentions & References for Coalport

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Clearfield County

About Pennsylvania

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Coalport. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clearfield County: www.clearfieldco.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Coalport) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Coalport. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CoalportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coalport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7493, Longitude: -78.5355    
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Coalport, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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