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Monaghan Twp, York County, PA

Andersontown as Described in 1886 [1]

Andersontown is named in honor of Rennox Anderson who built the first house here. This town is situated about 2 miles south of Lisburn, and 2-1/2 miles east of Siddonsburg. The census of 1880 gave it a population of 35; 17 males and 18 females. Several years ago a post office was established with Jacob A. Sultzberger, postmaster, who also has a general store. Many of the inhabitants of the village are engaged in cultivation of small fruits such as grapes, raspberries and strawberries.

  1. John Gibson, Historical Editor, History of York County Pennsylvania, F. A. Battey Publishing Company, Chicago, 1886.

Street Names
Andersontown Road • Wharf Road South