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Catskill, Greene County, New York Genealogy

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Resources[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Dutch Reformed[edit | edit source]

  • 1732-1800 - "Baptisms of the Dutch Reformed Church of Catskill, Greene County, New York," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, 1732-1764: Vol. 86, No. 1 (Jan. 1955):14-24; 1764-1776: Vol. 86, No. 2 (Apr. 1955):92-101; 1776-1788: Vol. 86, No. 3 (Jul. 1955):149-160; 1789-1796: Vol. 86, No. 4 (Oct. 1955):222-231; 1796-1800: Vol. 87, No. 1 (Jan. 1956):51-55. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 86-87.
  • 1732-1833 - "Marriages of the Dutch Reformed Church of Catskill, Greene County, New York," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, 1732-1826: Vol. 92, No. 2 (Apr. 1961):96-104; 1827-1833: Vol. 92, No. 4 (Oct. 1961):218-220. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 92.

Presbyterian[edit | edit source]

Migration[edit | edit source]

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Migration routes for early European settlers to and from Catskill, Greene County, New York Genealogy included:[1]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

  • 1803-1805 - King, Forrest D. "Abstracts from the Western Constellation and the Catskill Recorder, Catskill, Greene County, 1803-1805," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 138, No. 1 (Jan. 2007):61-69; Vol. 138, No. 2 (Apr. 2007):138-143; Vol. 138, No. 3 (Jul. 2007):225-226; Vol. 138, No. 4 (Oct. 2007):302-304. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 138.

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Elizabeth Izzo - term expires 12/31/11
Phone: 518-943-2141 x127

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Mrs. Betty Larsen
532 Cairo Junction Road
Catskill, NY 12414
Tel. 518-943-2141

Town/Village Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Catskill, Greene 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[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. WorldCat entry; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Old Albany Post Road" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Albany_Post_Road (accessed 23 June 2011).
  3. Frederic J. Wood, The Turnpikes of New England and the Evolution of the Same Through England, Virginia, and Maryland (Boston: Marshall Jones, 1919), map between 56 and 57, and 168. Internet Archive version online.
  4. Isaac Huntting, History of the Little Nine Partners of North East Precinct and Pine Plains, New York, Dutchess County (Amenia, NY: Chas. Walsh, 1897), 99-101. Google Book edition.
  5. List of turnpikes in New York in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 6 November 2014).
  6. Ancram Turnpike in Routes in the Northeastern United States: Historic Trails, Roads and Migration Routes (accessed 6 November 2014). The Ancram Turnpike went from Springield, MA to Catskill, NY; and was called the Catskill Road.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Almira E Morgan, The Catskill Turnpike: A Wilderness Path (Ithaca, N.Y.: DeWitt Historical Society of Thompkins County, 1971), 5. Online digital copy.
  8. Catskill Turnpike in Routes in the Northeastern United States: Historic Trails, Roads and Migration Routes (accessed 6 November 2014). The Catskill Turnpike went west from Catskill, NY to Bath, NY; the east part was called the Susquehanna Turnpike.
  9. Huntting, 97-99.
  10. List of turnpikes in New York in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 1 November 2014).
  11. Anastassia Zinke, The Susquehanna Turnpike and America's Frontier History in Catskill Mountain Foundation (accessed 1 November 2014).
  12. Joan Odess, The Susquehanna Turnpike (pdf accessed 1 November 2014).
  13. Wood, map between 56 and 57, and 186-88.
  14. Wood, map between 330 and 331, and 348-49.
  15. Wood, map between 56 and 57, and 203-205.
  16. Wood, map between 56 and 57, and 166-67.
  17. Wood, map between 56 and 57, and 76-78.
  18. Wood, map between 56 and 57, and 79-80.
  19. Handybook, 851.
  20. Bethlehem Pike in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 17 November 2014).
  21. Handybook, 851.
  22. Fort Oswego in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 2 July 2011).
  23. Mohawk Trail in Routes in the Northeastern United States: Historic Trail, Roads, and Migration Routes in RootsWeb (accessed 6 October 2014).
  24. Wood, map between 330 and 331, and 363-64.

Places[edit | edit source]