New York Genealogy Search

Perform a free New York public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


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City of Yonkers Clerk's Department Genealogy Records http://www.cityofyonkers.com/government/departments/city-clerk/certificates-licenses-and-permits/genealogical-research View City of Yonkers Clerk's Department genealogical research, including health commissioner's administrative rules and regulations summary.

New York Department of State Division of Cemeteries Burial Records https://www.dos.ny.gov/cmty/cemfaqs.html View New York Department of State public and private cemetery records, crematory list, forms, and legislation archives.

New York Obituaries http://www.obitsarchive.com/obituaries/usa/new-york Search New York obituaries by last name, first name, event date and keyword.

New York State Archives Website http://www.archives.nysed.gov/ View New York State Archives webpage including digital collections, managing records, resources, workshops, and general information.

New York State Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

New York State Death Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/death.htm Find New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

New York State Department of Health Marriage Applications http://www.health.ny.gov/publications/4210/ View New York State Department of Health marriage license information, including age, appearance and identification requirements, fees and expiry.

New York State Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

New York State Library Database http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/elecres.htm View New York State Library electronic resources, including catalog search, indexes, reference sources, journals and internet bibliographies.

New York State Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

New York State Vital Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/ View New York vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Warren County Death Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/death.htm Find Warren County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Warren County Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Warren County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Warren County Genealogy Records http://genealogytrails.com/ny/warren/ View Warren County genealogical records, including biographies, obituaries, marriages and births.

Warren County Historian Archives http://warrencountyny.gov/historian/data.php View Warren County Historian resources list, including census, revolutionary war and cemetery records.

Warren County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Warren County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Warren County Vital Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/ View Warren County, New York vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Washington County Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View Washington County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Washington County Death Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/death.htm Find Washington County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Washington County Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Washington County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Washington County Genealogy Records http://genealogytrails.com/ny/washington/ View Washington County genealogical records, including biographies, obituaries, marriages and births.

Washington County Historian's Office Archives http://www.co.washington.ny.us/277/Historian View Washington County Historian's Office research information, including how to request for search records and available records.

Washington County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Washington County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Washington County Vital Records https://www.washingtoncountyny.gov/faq.aspx View Washington County, New York vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Wayne County Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View Wayne County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Wayne County Death Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/death.htm Find Wayne County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Wayne County Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Wayne County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Wayne County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Wayne County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Wayne County Records http://web.co.wayne.ny.us/office-of-the-county-historian/surnamesubject-database-search/ View Wayne County database search by surname or by subject and find the required information.

Wayne County Vital Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/ View Wayne County, New York vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Westchester County Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View Westchester County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Westchester County Clerk's Office Divorce Records http://www.westchesterclerk.com/index.php View Westchester County Clerk's Office divorce decrees information including copy fees and contact information.

Westchester County Clerk's Office Vital Records http://www.westchesterclerk.com/index.php View Westchester County Clerk's Office vital records requirement for obtaining birth, marriage, and death certificates.

Westchester County Death Certificates & Records https://www.westchesterclerk.com/services/birth-marriage-a-death Find Westchester County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Westchester County Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Westchester County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Westchester County Genealogy Records http://genealogytrails.com/ny/westchester/ View Westchester County genealogical records, including biographies, obituaries, marriages and births.

Westchester County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Westchester County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Westchester County Vital Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/ View Westchester County, New York vital records information, including birth, death, marriage, and divorce certificate copy requests, related fees, and identification requirements.

Westchester Library System Library Database http://www.westchesterlibraries.org/research-tools/ View Westchester Library System research tools through magazines, newspapers, journals and encyclopedias.

Wyoming County Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View Wyoming County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Wyoming County Death Certificates & Records https://www.wyomingco.net/174/County-Clerk Find Wyoming County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Wyoming County Divorce Certificates & Decrees https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Wyoming County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Wyoming County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Wyoming County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Yates County Birth Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/birth.htm View Yates County, New York birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Yates County Death Certificates & Records https://www.yatescounty.org/458/Vital-Records Find Yates County, New York death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Yates County Divorce Certificates https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/divorce.htm Find Yates County, New York divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Yates County Genealogy Records http://genealogytrails.com/ny/yates/ View Yates County genealogical records, including biographies, obituaries, marriages and births.

Yates County Marriage Certificates & Records https://www.health.ny.gov/vital_records/marriage.htm View Yates County, New York marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Yonkers City Clerk's Office Marriage Applications http://www.cityofyonkers.com/government/departments/city-clerk/certificates-licenses-and-permits/marriage-licenses View Yonkers City Clerk's Office marriage licenses, including application schedule, document requirements, age requirement, waiting period, validity and fees.

Yonkers Public Library Database http://www.ypl.org/research View Yonkers Public Library online resources for a list of resources available to the library patron.

Find New York Genealogy Records

New York Genealogy Records provide information on people who were born, lived, or died in NY. Several government agencies and departments maintain Genealogy Records, including the U.S. Census Bureau, New York offices, and county offices. These records help people track family histories and trace lineages. In New York, Vital Records Offices hold Genealogy Records such as birth, marriage, and death records that date back over a century.

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