NEW YORK STATE DEPT OF HEALTH
VITAL RECORDS SECTION
EMPIRE STATE PLAZA
ALBANY NY 12237
518 474 3077 OR 518 474 3037
FAX 518 432 6286
FEE: $15.00 & 6 MONTHS WAIT.

THE CITY OF NEW YORK
DEPT OF RECORDS AND INFORMATION SERVICES
MUNICIPAL ARCHIVES
31 CHAMBERS STREET ROOM 103
NY NY 10007
212 566 5292 OR 212 788 8580

FEE IS $15 DOLLARS

CHAMBERS STREET COLLECTION INCLUDES:
Birth, Death, Marriage Records that are filed & indexed according to the locality (Borough)
in which the even originally occured.
The following is a list of the existing records for each borough.
Please consult birth,death, and marriage application forms for the search and copy fee.
MANHATTAN

BIRTH   JULY 1847-1848 & JULY 1853-1909

DEATHS 1795, 1802-1804, 1808, 1812-1948

MARRIAGES 1847-1848 & JULY 1853-1937


BROOKLYN                                            SEE KINGS COUNTY ALSO

BIRTHS 1866-1909

DEATHS 1847-1853 & 1857-1948

MARRIAGES 1866-1937

BRONX

BIRTHS 1898-1909

DEATHS 1898-1948

NOTE: The Bronx did not exist as a separate Borough until 1898. Before then, the Bronx was part of the
Westchester county , except for certain western areas which are annexed by NY (Manhattan) in 1874, and eastern areas annexed in 1895.
For Vital Records in those areas and years , request a search for Manhattan

QUEENS

BIRTHS 1898-1909

DEATHS 1898-1948

RANDOM BIRTH,DEATH, MARRIAGE 1880'S & 1890'S

RICHMOND AKA STATEN ISLAND

BIRTHS 1898-1909

DEATHS 1898-1948

MARRIAGES 1898-1937

RANDOM BIRTH,DEATH,MARRIAGE 1880'S & 1890'S


NEW YORK CITY DEPT OF HEALTH
DIVISION OF VITAL RECORDS
P.O BOX 3776 CHURCH STREET STATION
NEW YORK NY 10007,
212 442-1999

FEE IN 1996 WAS $15.00

FOR BIRTH RECORDS FILED AFTER 1909 AND DEATH RECORDS FILED AFTER 1948.
NATURALIZATION RECORDS
Archives and Records Administration, Northeast Region, 201 Varick Street,
12th Floor, new york,new york 10014-4811
email at http://www.nara.gov
This branch has photographic copies of naturalization records from 1792-1906 filed in federal, state and local courts located in nyc.
SEE NOTE:
WILLS FOR NYC

NOTE: MOST OF THE FOLLOWING DON'T DO RESEARCH THRU THE MAIL.

           MOST OF THEM ARE A "GO THERE IN PERSON" ORGANIZATION.


MANHATTAN:

SAWYER, RAY C. INDEX OF WILLS FOR NY COUNTY
1662-1875 NEW YORK, 1931-1950 CLASS MARK: APRN.

WILLS AVAIL FROM NY COUNTY
SURROGATE COURT
31 CHAMBERS STREET
NY NY 10007

212 374 8233

BARBER, GERTRUDE A.
INDEX OF THE LETTERS OF AMINISTRATION FILED IN NY COUNTY
FROM 1743-1875 NY 1950-51 CLASS MARK APRN.

LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATON ON FILE"
HALL OF RECORDS
31 CHAMBERS ST.
NY NY 10007 LIBERS 1-9
LETTERS OF ADMIN PRIOR TO 1743 ARE RECORDED IN WILL LIBERS.
PHONE  212 374 8233

BRONX COUNTY
WILLS AND ADMINISTRATIONS AVAIL.
FROM BRONX COUNTY SURROGATE'S COURT
851 GRAND CONCOURSE, ROOM 118
BRONX NY 10451
212 590 3618

KINGS COUNTY BROOKLYN

THOMAS MILTON ET. ALL INDEX TO THE WILLS ADMINISTRATIONS AND GUARDIANSHIPS
OF KINGS COUNTY 1650-1850.
WASHINGTON DC. 1926

WILLS AND ADMINISTRATIONS AVAIL FROM
KINGS COUNTYS URROGATE'S COURT
2 JOHNSON STREET
BROOKLYN NY 11201
718 643 5262

OR

OFFICES IN NYC
KINGS COUNTY CLERK
360 ADAMS STREET
ROOM 109
BROOKLYN NY 11201


QUEENS COUNTY
QUEENS COUNTY NY. COURTS
SURROAGES COURT
RECORDS IN THE OFC OF THE COUNTY CLERK A JAMAICA NY
1680-1781 & 1787-1835
BROOKLYN 1913-1918

RECORDS AVAIL FROM QUEENS COUNTY
SURROGATE COURT
88-11 SUTPHIN BLVD
JAMAICA NY 11435
718 520 3132

I NEED TO GO TO QUEENS REALLY BAD, BUT AFRAID OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD.
ALSO NOTE THIS IS WHERE YOU WILL FIND NASSAU COUNTY INFO ALSO PRIOR TO NASSAU COUNTY BECOMING NASSAU COUNTY.

STATEN ISLAND
WILLS AND ADMINSTRATIONS AVAIL
FROM RICHMOND COUNTY SURROGATE'S COURT
COUNTY COURT HOUSE
STATEN ISLAND NY 10301
718 447 7300

OR
RICHMOND COUNTY CLERK
18 RICHMOND TERRACE
STATEN ISLAND NY 10301


NASSAU COUNTY AFTER 1899
240 OLD COUNTRY ROAD
MINEOLA NY 11501

LIBRARY RECORDS


BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
128 PIERREPONT STREET
BROOKLYN NY 11201
718 624 0890

HEMPSTEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY
115 NICHOLAS COURT
HEMPSTEAD NY 11550
516 481 6990

MY FAVORITE
THE LONG ISLAND STUDIES INSTITUTE
HOFSTRA UNIVERSTIY
619 FULTON AVE, HEMPSTEAD TURNPIKE
HEMPSTEAD NY 11550
516 560 5097

QUEENS BOROUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY
LONG ISLAND DIVISION
89-11 MERRICK BLVD
JAMAICA NY 11432
718 990-0770

http://www.queenslibrary.org/index.aspx?page_nm=CEL+Divisions&branch_id=CEL&
pid=715

Home page:
http://www.queenslibrary.org/


MY 2ND FAVORITE

FAMILY HISTORY CENTER
160 WASHINGTON AVENUE
PLAINVIEW NY 11803
516 433 0122

OYSTER BAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
20 SUMMIT STREET
P.O. BOX 297
OYSTER BAY NY 11771-0297
516 922 5032
FAX 516 992 6892
I'VE BEEN HERE, IT'S A TINY TINY LITTLE HOUSE.



NASSAU COUNTY TOWNS

DANIEL M. FISHER JR.
TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD
TOWN HALL
1 WASHINGTON STREET
HEMPSTEAD NY  11550-4933

RECORDS
BIRTH JAN 2 1847 TO DEC 12 21 1860 & AGAIN JULY 3 1881 TO PRESENT
MARRIAGE UNSURE
DEATH JAN 4 1847 TO DEC 24 1849 & JULY 3 1881 TO PRESENT

TOWN OF OYSTER BAY
TOWN HALL EAST
54 AUDREY AVE                                                             Clayton Forbell Funeral Home   
OYSTER BAY NY 11771                                                    20 Lincoln Ave
BIRTH 516 624 6336                                                         P.O. Box 259  
MARRIAGE 516 624 6335                                                 Rockville Center NY 11571-0259 
DEATH 516 624 6337                                                        516 766 4700
HISTORIAN 516 624 6359                                                 516 766 7811 fax

TOWN OF NORTH HEMPSTEAD
220 PLANDONE ROAD
MANHASSET NY 11030
516 627 0590
516 627 4204 FAX
BIRTH RECORDS FOR NORTH SHORE HOSPITAL ONLY



SUFFOLK COUNTY TOWNS

TOWN OF BABYLON
200 EAST SUNRISE HIGHWAY
LINDENHURST NY 11757
631 957 3000
631 957 7440 FAX
631 957 3007 VITAL RECORDS

TOWN OF BROOKHAVEN
205 SOUTH OCEAN AVE
PATCHOGUE NY 11772
631 654 7824
631 654 7888 FAX
CLERK 631 654 7822
DEEDS 631 852 2000

TOWN OF EAST HAMPTON
159 PANTIGO ROAD
EAST HAMPTON NY 11937
631 324 4140

TOWN OF HUNTINGTON
100 MAIN STREET
HUNTINGTON NY 11743
631 351 3206
631 351 3205 FAX

TOWN OF ISLIP
INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY
40 NASSAU AVE
ISLIP NY 11751
631 224 5512

TOWN OF RIVERHEAD
200 HOWELL AVE
RIVERHEAD NY 11901
631 727 3200

TOWN OF SMITHTOWN
99 WEST MAIN ST
P.O BOX 646
SMITHTOWN NY 11787
631 360 7620
631 360 7692 FAX

SOUTHHOLD
P.O BOX 1179
SOUTH HOLD NY 11971

TOWN OF SOUTHAMPTON
116 HAMPTON ROAD
SOUTHAMPTON NY 11968
631 283 6000


ALBANY
250 S. PEARL ST.
ALBANY  NY 12202
PH 518 447 4500
Hall of Records has land records from 1630
Tax rolls from 1850
Naturalization records from 1827-1991
Albany city directors from 1830
Marriage records from 1870-1945
surrogate Court has probate records
County clerk hasd divorce and court records.

CITY OF ALBANY, REGISTRAR OF VITAL STATISTICS
ROOM 254M
CITY HALL
ALBANY NY 12207
518 434 5045
FAX 518 434 5975
RECORDS START SEPT 1, 1870 AND THERE IS A $11 FEE.
MONEY ORDERS OR BANK CHECKS ONLY

BERNE
WWW.BERNEY.ORG
TOWN OF BERNE
P.O. OBX 57
BERNE NY 12023
518 872 1448
518 872 9303

WWW.GUILDERLAND.ORG
GUILDERLAND TOWN HALL
P.O. BOX 339
GUILDERLAND NY 12084

VILLAGE OF ALTAMONT
115 MAIN STREET
P.O. OBX 643
ALTAMONT NY 12009
518 861 8554
518 861 5379

WWW.TOWN OF BETHLEHEM.COM
INCLUDES HAMLETS:
DEMARE
ELSMERE
GLENMONT
SELKIRK
SLIGERLAND
NORTH BETHLEHEM
SOUTH BETHLEHEM

BETHLEHEM TOWN HALL
445 DELAWARE AVE
DELMARE NY 12054
518 439 4955
518 439 1699


TOWN OF KNOX
OFC HRS MON AND TUES 68PM
SAT. 9AM TO NOON

WWW.TOWN OF NEW SCOTLAND.COM
3029 NEW SCOTLAND ROAD
SLINGERLANDS NY 12159
518 439 4865
518 478 0217 FAX
OFC HRS M-F 9AM TO 4PM

WWW.COLONIE.ORG
MEMORIAL TOWN HALL
534 LOUDON ROAD
NEWTONVILLE NY 12128
518 783 2734 OR FAX 518 786 6825


WWW.RENSSELAERVILLE.COM
87 BARGE ROAD
MEDUSA NY 12120
518 797 3798
518 239 6339 FAX

VILLAGES INCLUDE
COOKSBURG
MEDUSA
POTTER HOLLOW
PRESTON HOLLOW



GENESEE
ALLEGANY COUNTY
7 COURT ST.
BELMONT
NY 14813
PH 716 268 9222
County Clerk Has Marriage Records 1908-1935
Divorce, Court, & Land Records From 1807
Surrogate court has probate records


TOWNS:
ALFRED TOWN  CLERK
6340 SHAW ROAD
ALFRED STAITON NY 14803
607 587 8524

ALLEN TOWN CLERK
RD 1 BOX 200
ANGELICA NY 14709
716 466 7738

ALMA TOWN CLERK
P.O. BOX 67
ALLEN TOWN NY 14707
716 593 4021

ALMOND TOWN CLERK
P.O. BOX K
MARVIN LANE
ALMOND NY 14804
617 276 6665

AMITY TOWN CLERK
1 SCHUYLER STREET
BELMONT NY  14813
716 268 5423

ANDOVER TOWN CLERK
P.O. BOX 777
22 E. GREENWOOD STREET
ANDOVER NY 14806
607 478 8446

ANGELICA TOWN HALL
PARK CIRCLE
ANGELICA NY 14709

BELFAST TOWN CLERK
P.O. BOX 14
9 MERTON AVE
BELFAST NY 14711
716 365 2623

BIRDSALL NOW CLERK

BOLIVAR NO CLERK

BURNS TOWN CLKER
P.O. BOX 222
10 MAIN STREET
CANASERAGA NY 14822
607 545 6509

CANEADEA
P.O. BOX 596
8911 ROUTE 19
CANEADEA NY 14717
716 365 2928

CENTERVILLE
MS FLORENCE PIXLEY
RD 1 BOX 3083
FARMERS STATION NY 14060
716 567 8478

CLARKSVILLE
CUBA
FRIENDSHIP


GENESSE
P.O BOX 40
8296 MAIN STREET
LITTLE GENESSE NY  14754
716 928 2178

GRANGER,GROVE, HUME, INDEPENDENCE, NEW HUDSON,RUSHFORD,SCIO,WARD
WELLSVILLE,WEST ALMOND, WILLING AND WIRT.


Bronx
1780 Grand Concourse Bronx NY 10451-2937
See above for specifics. for before 1914.
County clerk has marriage, divorce & court records from 1914

Broome County (Tioga)
65 Hawley st.
Binghamton NY 13901-3722
PH 607 778 2448
County Clerk has marriage records for 1908-1935
Military Rolls from 1808
Naturalization from 1860
Divorce,Court, land and state census.
Surrogate has probate records from 1806
Town & city clerks have birth,marriage & death records

Cattaraugus county (Genesee)
303 Court ST
Little Valley NY 14755
PH 716 938 9111
County Clerk has divorce & land records from 1808
court records  from 1850
Naturalization records
Surrogate Court has probate records
Town & City Clerks have birth , marriage and death records.

Cayuga (onondaga
160 Genesee St. Auburn Ny 13021
Ph 315 253 1271
County clerk has probate and court records from 1799
Lad records from 1794 & DAR cemetery records 1790-1960
Town & City Clerks have birth, marriage and death records.


Genesse (chatauqua)
Chautauqua county
1 n. erie st.
mayville ny 14757
ph 716 753 4331
county clerk has marriage records  form 1908
divorce records, court and land from 1811
surrogate has proabte records

tioga chemung
chemung county
210 lake st.
p.o box 588
elmira ny 14901
ph 607 737 2920
marriage records start 1908-1936

herkimer tioga
chenango county
5 court st.
Norwick ny 13815
ph 607 337 4575

Washington
Clinton county
137 margaret st.
Platttsburgh ny 12901
518 565 4700
county clerk has divorce records from 1869
land records from 1778


Albany or Columbia county
Columbia county
401 union st.
Hudson ny 12534
518 828 3339
Clerk has county marriage records 1908-1934
Court records from 1825
Land records from 1790
Naturalizations from 1853
Probate records from 1787


Delware County (Ulster)
Court House Square
Delhi NY 13753-1081
607 746 2123
Clerk has marriage records from 1908-1931
divorce, court,land from 1797
naturalizations from 1810

Dutchess county
22 market st.
Poughkeepsie ny 12601-3233
914 486 2120
County clerk has marriage records 1908-1935
Divorce,court from 1847
Land fom 1718
Archives has tax rools 1854-1954
Colonial court records 1730-1799


Cortland or Onondaga
Cortland county
46 Greenbush st
p.o box 5590
cortland ny 13045
607 753 5021
county clker has marriage records 1910-1935
divorce,court,land from 1808
naturalizations from 1831,1848 & 1871 to 1929


NIAGARA OR ERIE
Erie county
25 Delaware ave
buffalo
ny 14202-3968
716 858 8785
clerk has marriage,divorc, court records from 1809
Court records from 1810

Essex or clinton
Essex county
100 Court st.
elizabeth town ny 12932
518 873 3600
clerk has marriage records 1908-1935
divorce from 1936
probate,land and court from 1799

Clinton or Franklin
Franklin County
63 West Main st
Malone Ny 12953-1817
518 481 6767
county clerk ha marriage records from 1908-1935
divorce records and court records from 1808

Montgomery or Fulton
Fulton County
223 west main st.
johnsonstown ny 12095
518 736 5555
marriage records from 1900-1926

Genessee county
15 main st.
batavia ny 14020
716 344 2580
marriage records from 1908-1934
divorce,cour,land records from 1802

ULster /Albany
Greene county
320 main st
catskill
ny 12414-1396
518 943 2050
county clerk has marriage records from 1900-1935
divorce, court and land records from 1800

montgomer ,hamilton
hamilton RR
8 box 204
Lake pleasant
ny 12108
518 548 7111

Hekimer county
109 Mary st
herkimer ny 13350
315 867 1002
clerk has marriage records 1908-1934

Jefferson county
175 arsenal st.
watertown ny 13601-2522
315 785 3081
marriage records 1908-1935
land,court records from 1805
naturalizations from 1800


KINGS COUNTY (SEE CHAMBERS ABOVE)
360 ADAMS ST
BROOKLYN NY 11201-3712
718 643 5897
DEPT OF HEALTH BROOKLYN BOROUGH OFC
295 FLATBUSH AVE, EXTENSION, BROOKLYN NY 11201
COUNTY CLERK MUNICIPAL BUILDING BROOKLYN NY 11201
SUPERIOR COURT BLDG
360 ADAMS ST BROOKLYN NY 11201


Lewis county
7660 n. state st
box 232
lowville ny 13367-1328
315 376 5333
incomplete records, birth.death 1847-1852.
divroce,court records from 1907
land records from 1805
naturalizations 1808-1906
military rolls 1862-1866


Livingston
6 court st. # 201
Geneseo Ny 11454
716 243 7030

madison county
nort court street
wampsville ny 13163
315 366 2261

monroe county
39 main street w.
rochester ny 14614-1408
716 428 5151

montgomery county
p.o box 1500
fonda ny 12068
518 583 8111

Niagara county
175 hawley st.
lockport ny 14094
716 439 7022

oneida county
800 park ave
utica ny 13501
315 798 5775

onondaga county
200 courthouse
syracuse ny 13202
315 435 2226

ontario county       PHELPS WEBSITE
20 ontario st.
canandaiqua ny 14424
716 396 4200

Orange county
255-275 Main St.
Goshen ny 10924
914 294 5151

orleans county
courthouse square
albion ny 14411
716 589 5334

oswego county
43 e. bridge st
oswego ny 13126
315 349 8385

Otsego county
197 main st.
cooperstown ny 13326
607 547 4276

putnam county
40 gleneida ave
carmel ny 10512
845 225 3641

rensselaer county
courthouse troy ny 12180
518 270 4080

richmond county
18 terr
staten island ny 10301-1935

rockland county
27 new hampstead rd
new city ny  10956-3636
845 638 5070

Saratoga county
40 mcmasters st
ballston spa ny 12020-1999
518 885 2213

schenectady county
620 state st
schenectady  ny 12305-2113
518 388 4220

schoharie county
300 main st
p.o. box 549
schoharie ny 12157-0549

schuyler county
105 9th st.
watkins glen ny 14891
607 535 8133

seneca county
1 dipronio dr.
waterloo ny 13165
315 539 1770

ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY
48 COURT STREET
CANTON NY 13617
315 379 2237

STEUBEN COUNTY
3 PULTENEY SQUARE
BATH NY 14810
607 776 9631
CLERK HAS MARRIAGE RECORDS 1908-1936
DIVORCE AND COURT RECORDS FROM 1840

SULLIVAN COUNTY
100 NORTH STREET
MONTICELLO NY 12701-1160
845 794 3000

TOGOA COUNTY
16 COURT STREET
OWEGO NY 13827
607 687 8660
CLERK HAS MARRIAGE RECORDS 1902-1926

TOMPKINS  COUNTY
320 TIOGA STREET
ITHACA NY 14850
607 274 5431

ULTER COUNTY
240 FAIR STREET
KINGSTON NY 12401
845 340 3288
CLERK HAS MARRIAGE REOCRDS 1908-1925

WARREN COUNTY MUNICIPAL CENTER LAKE GEROGE NY 12845
518 761 6429
CLERK HAS DIVORCE RECORDS FROM  1918
MILITARY RECORDS FROM 1862


WASHINGTON COUNTY
UPPER BROADWAY, FORT EDWARD NY 12828
518 747 3374

WAYNE COUNTY
7227 STATE ROUTE 31
P.O. OBX 608
LYONS NY 14489
315 946 5978

WESTCHESTER COUNTY
110 DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. BLVD
WHITE PLAINS NY 10601
914 285 3080

WYOMING COUNTY
143 N. MAIN STREET
WARSAW NY 145699
716 786 8810

YATES COUNTY
110 COURT STREET ROOM 198
PENN YAN NY 14527
315 536 4221




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