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Released February 18!

Queens County, Marriage & Death Abstracts, 1847 - 1870

Location
Queens County
Collection Category
Newspapers
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

This collection contains abstracted marriage and death information from in and around the vicinity of Queens county as well as parts of what we now consider Nassau county. These records span from 1847 to 1870. The newspapers this information came from is unknown, although some of it may have been gathered from the Flushing Journal .

Released January 23!

Records of the Congregational Church at Elbridge, N.Y.

Location
Onondaga County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

This collection contains church membership records, including deaths, as well as an index. The microfilm was taken from a copy of the original records by W. Herbert Wood. Records of the Congregational Church at Elbridge, New York

Released February 18!

Rensselaer County Cemetery Records

Location
Rensselaer County
Collection Category
Cemetery
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

Transcribed gravestone inscriptions from cemeteries in Rensselaer County, New York. Researchers can browse digital images of these records, but they cannot currently be searched. The collection page contains a complete list of all cemeteries available, including waypoint links to view images from each cemetery.

Released February 18!

Rensselaer County Religious Records

Location
Rensselaer County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
Text & Images
Body

Transcribed genealogy records from churches in Rensselaer County, New York. Some volumes are searchable, others can only be browsed by image. The collection page contains a complete list of all congregations available, including waypoint links to images from each church.

Released February 22!

Residents of Onondaga County in 1803

Location
Onondaga County
Collection Category
Directories
Collection Type
OCR
Body

Residents of Onondaga County provides a list of names and corresponding towns for the year 1803. The list refers to Onondaga residents who were also subscribers to "Introduction to English Grammar" by Hezekiah Munsell Jr. During the 19th century, for subject books of this nature, subscribers would...

Released January 08!

Revolutionary Soldiers Resident or Dying in Onondaga County, N.Y.

Location
Onondaga County
Collection Category
County Histories
Collection Type
OCR
Body

This book was prepared by Reverend W. M. Beauchamp and published in April 1912 by the Onondaga Historical Society. It contains information on soldiers who fought in the Revolutionary War, including the names and dates of birth and death of the soldiers and family members, cities they resided in, and...

Released May 01!

Richmond County Religious Records

Location
Richmond County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
OCR
Body

Transcribed genealogy records from churches in Richmond County, New York. Researchers can search these records by text and can browse digital images. The collection page contains a complete list of all congregations available, including waypoint links to images from each church.

Released July 27!

Rochester and Monroe County

Location
Monroe County
Collection Category
County Histories
Collection Type
OCR
Body

Details included in the document Historical information about Monroe county is provided Historical information specific to Rochester is provided Contemporary information (from the time of publication) on Rochester is included Detailed information on culture, transportation, events, tourist...

Released February 18!

Rockland County Religious Records

Location
Rockland County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

Transcribed genealogy records from churches in Rockland County, New York. Researchers can browse digital images of these records, but they cannot currently be searched. The collection page contains a complete list of all congregations available, including waypoint links to images from each church.

Released February 18!

Saratoga County Cemetery Records

Location
Saratoga County
Collection Category
Cemetery
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

Transcribed gravestone inscriptions from cemeteries in Saratoga County, New York. Researchers can browse digital images of these records, but they cannot currently be searched. The collection page contains a complete list of all cemeteries available, including waypoint links to view images from each cemetery.

Released February 18!

Saratoga County Religious Records

Location
Saratoga County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
Text & Images
Body

Transcribed genealogy records from churches in Saratoga County, New York. Some volumes are searchable, others can only be browsed by image. The collection page contains a complete list of all congregations available, including waypoint links to images from each church.

Released February 18!

Schenectady County Religious Records

Location
Schenectady County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

Transcribed genealogy records from churches in Schenectady County, New York. Researchers can browse digital images of these records, but they cannot currently be searched. The collection page contains a complete list of all congregations available, including waypoint links to images from each church.

Released February 20!

Schoharie County Cemetery Records

Location
Schoharie County
Collection Category
Cemetery
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

Transcribed gravestone inscriptions from cemeteries in Schoharie County, New York. Researchers can browse digital images of these records, but they cannot currently be searched. The collection page contains a complete list of all cemeteries available, including waypoint links to view images from each cemetery.

Released February 18!

Schoharie County Religious Records

Location
Schoharie County
Collection Category
Religious Records
Collection Type
Text & Images
Body

Transcribed genealogy records from churches in Schoharie County, New York. Some volumes are searchable, others can only be browsed by image. The collection page contains a complete list of all congregations available, including waypoint links to images from each church.

Released May 18!

School Records, Riga, Monroe County, 1843-1862

Location
Monroe County
Collection Category
Town Records
Digitize New York
Collection Type
Image Browse
Body

Background on the Collection Details Included in the Documents Pupils who attended school during each 16 week term The number of days students attended class during a term The names of the teachers and superintendent of the district during the given terms The ages of some pupils (ranging from 5-16)...