Request for Genealogical Research Form

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Our archives contain most Baptismal, Confirmation, First Communion, marriage and death records over 70 years old from parishes in the Diocese of Pittsburgh. We also have orphanage records. We can do genealogical research in records between 70 and 100 years old if we receive proof of death of the individual(s) named in the record. We can do genealogical research in records over 100 years old without proof of death. All records less than 70 years old are closed to genealogical research, except death records which are unrestricted. Records related to adoptions are further restricted by Pennsylvania state law 23 Pa.C.S. 2905. NOTE: We do not have cemetery records. We will need the following information:

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