Frogtown, Pennsylvania

How did Frogtown, Pennsylvania get it’s name? This page provides a brief history about the naming of Frogtown, Pennsylvania, the people who settled it, and the industry rising within it.

Small settlement of farm houses in southwestern Nockamixon Township, lying west of Revere, on a by-road extending from Route 61 (between Harrow and Revere) to the Bucksville Road. The place was known as Frogtown for many years, but none of the people living there now know how the name originated. The Frogtown Road has borne that name for much longer than a century.


MacReynolds, George. Place Names in Bucks County Pennsylvania, 2nd Edition. Doylestown, PA: The Bucks County Historical Society, 1955.

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