From Our eLibrary: New York State Cemetery Abstracts


The NYG&B’s eLibrary collection of cemetery abstracts of New York State (and bordering locations) comprises records from New York State cemeteries, some dating back to the mid-seventeenth century.

Holdings include:

  • A New York Pantheon: The Burial List of St. Mark's in-the-Bouwerie; 1660 Services Began in Chapel Built by Governor Stuyvesant, 1799 Incorporated as a Protestant Episcopal Church (family names only)
  • Burials in Howells Cemetery, Howells, Orange County, NY (List generated in 1947)
  • Burials in Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, L.I., NY (List generated in 1946)
  • Cemeteries Located in Orange County, NY (Including Greenville, Mt. Hope, Wallkill and Crawford, NY, list generated in 1932)
  • Cemetery at South Bethlehem, Albany County, NY (List generated in 1929)
  • Cemetery Inscriptions from Hempstead, Long Island, NY
  • Cemetery Inscriptions from Westchester Co., NY (List generated in 1915)
  • Cemetery Inscriptions in Mayfield, NY, Fulton Co. and Hagaman, Amsterdam, NY, Montgomery Co. (List generated in 1937-38)
  • Cemetery Inscriptions, Cattaraugus County, NY (List generated in 1932)
  • Cemetery Inscriptions, Erie County, NY (List generated in 1932)
  • Cemetery Inscriptions, Haviland Hollow and Quaker Hill, NY (List generated in 1936) (Putnam and Dutchess Counties)
  • Cemetery Inscriptions, Montgomery County, NY
  • Cemetery Inscriptions, Wyoming County, NY (List generated in 1932)
  • Cemetery Located at Putnam, Washington County, NY (List generated in 1931)
  • Deaths and Cemetery Inscriptions, Poundridge, Westchester County, NY—Accounts of an unnamed undertaker, 1860-1871; tombstone records of eighteen cemeteries (List generated in 1941)
  • Erie County, N.Y. Cemetery Inscriptions (list generated in 1941)
  • Four Cemeteries in Putnam County, NY
  • Gravestone Inscriptions of Old Hurley, Ulster County, NY (list generated in 1927)
  • Gravestone Inscriptions of Ulster County, NY, Vol. 1-4 (list generated 1924-28)
  • Gravestone Inscriptions, Sundry Cemeteries in Cattaraugus, Erie and Wyoming Counties, NY (List generated in 1934)
  • Graveyard inscriptions from the Towns of Easton and Greenwich, Washington County, NY (Washington County)
  • Graveyard Inscriptions, Westchester County
  • Hillside Cemetery, Peekskill NY, Inscriptions prior to 1888, Volume 1 (Westchester County)
  • Inscriptions Copied from Old Cemeteries in the Town of Springfield, Otsego County, NY (List generated in 1928)
  • Inscriptions from Burying Grounds in the Town of Colonie, Albany County, NY (List generated in 1926)
  • Inscriptions from Six Cemeteries of Suffolk County, L.I., New York (List generated in 1938)
  • Inscriptions from the Cemetery Yard of the Old Methodist Church in Pleasantville, NY (List generated in 1951) (Westchester County)
  • Inscriptions from the Second Cemetery of Zion's Lutheran Church, West Sandlake, Rensselaer Co., NY
  • Inscriptions, Allegany County Cemeteries (List generated in 1931)
  • Knoll Cemetery, located at Putnam, Washington County, NY (List generated in 1932)
  • Lake View Cemetery at Richfield Springs, Otsego County, NY (List generated in 1930)
  • Long Island Cemetery Transcriptions by J. Frost (volumes 1-13)
  • McConnellsville, Oneida Co., NY, Cemetery Inscriptions (List generated in 1930)
  • Small Cemeteries of Schoharie Co., NY (List generated in 1957)
  • Some Rensselaer County Gravestone Inscriptions (List generated in 1923)
  • Sweetman and West Charlton Cemeteries, Saratoga County, NY (List generated in 1928)
  • The Union Cemetery of the Presbyterian Parish of Middle Town (List generated in 1933) (Orange County)
  • Wales Hollow Cemetery, Wales Hollow, Erie County, NY (List generated in 1932)
  • Wyoming County, NY, Cemetery Inscriptions, vol. 1-2 (List generated in 1931)

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