Monthly Archives: December 2016

Hanna’s Town Resolves

The first county seat of Westmoreland County was Hanna’s Town. It was a hub of Revolutionary War activity in western Pennsylvania, and more lately part of the William Steel farm. About a year before the Declaration of Independence, were the Hanna’s … Continue reading

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James Steele of Mon County

From: “A Genealogy of the Descendants of James Steele and his Wife Mary” by Donley M. Steele, 1919. JAMES STEELE. SR. Head of Family No. 1. Our earliest paternal ancestor of whom we have any record, was one James Steel. … Continue reading

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