Armstrong County Historical Museum and Genealogical Society Inc.

Fax :724-545-8261

Welcome to the Mildred Lankerd-Thomas Genealogical Library! 
Department of Armstrong Co. Historical Museum & Genealogical Society

Mailing address

Mildred Lankerd-Thomas Genealogical Library
 P.O. Box 735
Kittanning, Pennsylvania 16201-1345
(724) 548-5707 (we also have  voicemail)

  • Library Hours
    The Mildred Lankerd-Thomas Genealogical Library is open from 12:00 P.M. (noon) to 4:00 P.M. on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from April to November.

  • After November 1st. by Appointment only.( contact Mary Alice At (724) 543-6715

  • Location
    The Mildred Lankerd-Thomas Genealogical Library is located on the first floor of the Carriage House, which is situated adjacent to the McCain House (museum) in the city of Kittanning. There is handicapped access at the side of the building. Parking is available at the rear of the McCain House (museum). The entrance is located at North Grant Avenue. 

  • Introduction
    The Mildred Lankerd-Thomas Genealogical Library was founded by Mrs. Mildred Lankerd-Thomas in 1973. It was started with several shelves of her own collection of research books and has moved three times to larger facilities. All of our staff are volunteers and the library is only funded by donations. 

  • Scope Of The Collection
    The Mildred Lankerd-Thomas Genealogical Library's holdings include many research materials on genealogy. Resources include over 1500 family histories, cemetery records, county histories, obituaries, early newspaper abstracts, maps, atlases, birth records, baptism records, the complete Armstrong County census, a surname index, town histories, church histories, church records, and American Indian, Irish, and German research helps. Our library also contains photo-copy machine, computer, microfilm reader-printer and a microfiche reader. 

  • Fees
    We ask a donation of $4.50 per day for non-members to use the Library, Members of the Armstrong County Historical Society can use the library and research for free.

  • 300 North Mckean Street
    Kittanning , PA 16201

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