Andover, Allegany County, New York Genealogy

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United States
New York
Allegany County
Town of Andover


Church Records

  • Catholic Church, Blessed Sacrament (Andover, New York), Church records, 1874-1917 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1983). FHL Film 1324449
  • Baptisms 1874-1917
  • Confirmations 1886-1914
  • Marriages 1881-1917
  • Deaths 1882-1917
  • Saint John's Cemetery and Gate of Heaven Cemetery
  • United Methodist Church (Andover, New York), Church records, 1862-1979 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1983). FHL Film 1378859
  • Baptisms 1862-1953
  • Marriages 1862-1952
  • Record of pastors 1876-1979
  • Record of official members 1879-ca. 1949
  • Record of probationers 1863-1922
  • Alphabetical record of members in full connection 1869-1955
  • Record of classes 1864-1890
  • "Old Home Day" record, July 29, 1931
  • Death records are scattered throughout the various membership lists


Allegany County, New York History

Genealogical Resources: History of Andover, NY and Andover, NY Settlers


Archives, Libraries and Museums

Andover Free Library
40 Main Street
PO Box 751
Andover, NY 14806-0751
Phone: 607-478-8442
Fax: 607-478-5056

Genealogical Resources: Newspaper Archives


Andover Historical Society[1]
PO Box 705
Andover, NY 14806

Allegany County Historical Society
P. O. Box 588
Wellsville, NY 14895
Phone: 1-585-268-7428

Genealogical Resources: Information regarding the Town & Village of Andover

Town Clerk

Debra Padden, Clerk
22 East Greenwood Street
PO Box 777
Andover, NY 14806
Phone: 607-478-8446

Town Historian

Mabel McCormick, Historian
P.O. Box 777
Andover, NY 14806
Phone: 607-478-8446

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Andover, Allegany County, New York Genealogy check:

  • Gordon L. Remington, New York Towns, Villages, and Cities: A Guide to Genealogical Sources (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002). American Ancestors online edition; At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974.7 D27r. Alphabetical list including date founded, if a town history exists, church and cemetery sources, and if a Civil War register (TCR) exists. The codes used under Church and Cemetery are defined in the link above the listing of towns, cities and villages.

Vital Records


  1. Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogist's Address Book: State and Local Resources, with Special Resources Including Ethnic and Religious Organizations, 6th ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 372. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.