Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: PA Ancestors L.L.C. is a registered business in Pennsylvania and founded by Denys Allen.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Comments are moderated on the website and any comment submitted can be withheld from publication for any reason. Any comment published is publicly viewable and the commenter assumes responsibility for the contents.

Email Subscriptions

If you choose to subscribe to the PA Ancestors email list, you will received emails from PA Ancestors. You can unsubscribe at anytime through the link in the email. Your email address is not sold, traded or shared with anyone.

Contact forms

The information collected through the contact form is used to respond to your request for services or additional information. If for some reason we can not provide the services or information you requested, with your permission, your information may be sent to another genealogist to handle your request. You will then fall under their Privacy Policy.


All websites use cookies to customize and increase performance of the website for users. This website strives to use the least number necessary.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We share you data with no one, at anytime, unless you give us permission to do in fulfilling your requests for services and/or information.

How long we retain your data

If you send in a contact form, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor contact forms will be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Your contact information may be used to send you occasional newsletters, offers, and information updates. You can unsubscribe at anytime from such updates. Your contact information will not be shared with other services, companies or other third parties.

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