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Discover new details about your New York ancestors in our exclusive New York collections.

eLibrary

Discover new details about your New York ancestors in our exclusive New York collections.

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New York Religious Records (1639-1914)

The NYG&B has transcribed, published and digitized religious records from NY State churches of various denominations. Search or browse images of the transcripts of the original baptism, marriage, and death registers.

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The Record

One of the most powerful collections in the eLibrary is the complete run of the Record - The second-oldest genealogical journal in the United States, published continuously since 1870. Search by name and keyword, or browse by volume or issue.  

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