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Genealogy Research: State & Local

Hints & Tips

Often local websites contain information that is not available on the national megasites!

State & Local Resources

               These are good starting points, but remember there are many more to be discovered!


 a)    Cyndi’s List – State Level Records and Repositories

 http://www.cyndislist.com/lib-state.htm#States


 b)   GenealogyToday – New York

http://www.genealogytoday.com/genealogy/states/new_york.html


 c)   WorldCat -- searchable catalog for libraries around the US, including published family genealogies

 http://www.worldcat.org/


 d)   NY GenWeb

 http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nygenweb/


 e)   Almond, NY (Allegany County) Historical Society  

 http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyahs/AlmondHS.html


 f)    Allegany County NY GenWeb

 http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyallega/


 g)    Alfred Station, NY (Allegany County) Historical Society

 http://www.bakersbridge.org


 h)     FamilySearch Research Outline – NY

 http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/RG/frameset_rg.asp?Dest=E&Juris1=344


  i)      New York State Archives

 http://www.archives.nysed.gov/aindex.shtml


  j)      Linkpendium - A directory of genealogy links by state or surname    

 http://www.linkpendium.com/

 

            k)     Civil War Rosters - NY

             http://www.civilwarroster.com/cw/cw-ny.html