Print & Bricks and Mortar Resources

Are you interested in Brubaker history? Or possibly your own personal family, Mennonite, Brethren, or local history?

Listed below are numerous resources, some of which were used in the formation of this website. While some published items may no longer be in production, there is a growing array of sources of information appearing online. And some out-of-print items may appear in estate sales, used book stores, or possibly for sale or at least for reference online.


Books, periodicals, and other print media

The Brubaker Genealogy in America 1884, by Jacob N. Brubacher; published in Elkhart, IN

Biographical Annals of Lancaster County, PA 1903, by John F. Meginness; published by J. H. Beers & Co., Chicago, IL

The Brubaker Genealogy 1912, by Henry S. Brubaker; published by The Mount Joy Bulletin

Descendants of John Brubaker 1777-1846 1935, by Mrs. Floyd Blocher, Dr. Gilbert L. Betts, and O.G. Brubaker, M.D.; published by the Indiana Brubaker Association

History and Genealogy of the Brubaker, Brubacher, Brewbaker Family in America 1951, by Phares Brubaker Gibble; published by the Eastern PA Brubaker Association

Brubaker Genealogy 1970, by Joan W. Bake Brubaker; self-published in West Alexandria, OH

A Brubaker Genealogy: The Descendants of Henry Brubaker 1775-1848 of Salem, Virginia 1970, by Ethel H. Weddle and Ralph E. Smetzer; published by The Brethren Press, supplemented in 1978

Record of the Ancestors & Descendants of Jacob Sherk Brubaker (D-67) and his Brother Daniel Sherk Brubaker (D-71) 1974, compiled by Aden H. Brubacher and Landis H. Brubaker

The History and Genealogy of the Brubacher – Brubaker Families in Waterloo County and Ontario 1975, by Calvin B. Brubaker; self-published in Kitchener, ON

Who Begot Thee, Descendants of Jacob Brubaker of Snyder County 1976, by Lois Ann Zook Mast; published by Acorn Press, Lancaster, PA

Descendants of John Hess Brubacher, D-14, 1782-1863, of Juniata County and his Nephew “Cooper” John Sherk Brubacher, D-63, 1807-1887, of Ontario, Canada 1977, by Landis H. Brubaker

“The Brubakers And Their Lands In East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania” by Landis H. Brubaker; PA Mennonite Heritage, April, 1982

“Plotting The Story Of The Abbeyville Mennonite Meetinghouse And Cemetery” by Landis H. Brubaker; PA Mennonite Heritage, July, 1985

Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania: A Complete Guide 1993, by A. Hunter Rineer, Jr.; published by The Lancaster County Historical Society

“Swiss Bruppachers In Lancaster County, Pennsylvania” by Jane Evans Best; PA Mennonite Heritage, July, 1993

“Swiss and German Mennonite Immigrants From the Palatinate, 1704-1717” by Richard Warren Davis; Mennonite Family History, January, 1994

Descendants of John and Anna Myers Brubaker, 1750-1995 1996, by Marwin E. Brubaker and Margaret Brubaker Eller; published by Masthof Press, Morgantown, PA

New Buds On A Brubaker Branch: An Update For Descendants of William Henry Brubaker, 1854-1928 1997, by Dale L. Brubaker; published by Gateway Press, Baltimore

Ancestors & Descendants of John E. Brubacher and Magdalena M. Musselman 2005, by Paul A. Hunsberger



Other locations of interest near original and early Brubaker lands

Caernarvon Historical Society
Christiana Historical Society
Cocalico Valley Historical Society
Columbia Historic Preservation Society
Conestoga Area Historical Society
East Petersburg Historical Society
Evangelical & Reformed Historical Society
The Goschenhoppen Historians
Amos Herr Foundation & Historical Society
Hans Herr House
Juniata Mennonite Historical Center
The Heritage Center of Lancaster County
Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster
Lancaster County Historical Society
Landis Valley Museum
Leacock Township Historical Society
Lititz Historical Foundation
Manheim Historical Society
Historic Manheim Preservation Foundation
Manheim Township Historical Society
Maytown Historical Society
Mennonite Archives of Ontario
Mennonite Heritage Center
Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario
Mennonite Life Formerly Lancaster Mennonite Hist Society
Mifflin County Mennonite Historical Society
Mount Joy Historical Society
National Watch and Clock Museum
New Holland Area Historical Society
Pennsylvania State Archives
Railroad Museum of PA
Rock Ford Plantation
Southern Lancaster County Historical Society
Strasburg Heritage Society
Wright’s Ferry Mansion
2148 Main St. (Churchtown) Narvon, PA 17555
10 West Slokom Avenue, Christiana, PA 17509
237 – 249 West Main St., Ephrata, PA
19 North 2nd St., Columbia, PA 17512
PO Box 232, Conestoga, PA 17516
5917 Main St., East Petersburg, PA 17520
555 West James Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
PO Box 476, 116 Gravel Pike, Green Lane, PA 18054
1756 Nissley Rd. P.O. Box 52, Landisville, PA 17538
1849 Hans Herr Dr., Willow Street, PA 17584
37322 Route 35, Richfield, PA 17086
13 West King St., Lancaster, PA 17603
123 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
230 N. President Ave., Lancaster, PA 17603
2451 Kissel Hill Rd., Lancaster, PA 17601
3545 West Newport Rd., Intercourse, PA 17534
145 E. Main St., Lititz, PA 17543
88 South Grant St. P.O. Box 396, Manheim, PA 17545
27 Market Square, Manheim, PA 17545
P.O. Box 5250, Lancaster, PA 17606-5250
PO Box 293, Maytown, PA 17550-0293
140 Westmount Rd. N., Waterloo, ON N2L 3G6
565 Yoder Rd., Harleysville, PA 19438-1020
140 Westmount Road N., Waterloo, ON N2L 3G6
2215 Millstream Rd., Lancaster, PA 17602
PO Box 5603, Belleville, PA 17004
120 Fairview St., Mount Joy, PA 17552
514 Poplar St., Columbia, PA 17512
207 East Main St., New Holland, PA 17557
300 North St., Harrisburg, PA 17120
300 Gap Rd. (PA Rt. 741), Strasburg, PA 17579
881 Rockford Rd., Lancaster, PA 17602
1932 Robert Fulton Highway, Quarryville, PA 17566
124 S Decatur St., Strasburg, PA 17579
38 South Second St., Columbia, PA 17512
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