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Dayton, Cattaraugus County, New York Genealogy

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Resources[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Church Histories[edit | edit source]

Original Church Records[edit | edit source]

  • Catholic Church. St. Paul of the Cross, Church records, 1861-1977 (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1982). FHL Film 1292994 Original records destroyed in a fire, these are compilations of data of baptisms, marriages and deaths.
  • Methodist Episcopal Church, Villenova Circuit (Villeno va, New York), Church records, 1856-1867 (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1986). FHL Film 1437513 Item 10. Contains a list of members, baptisms, and marriages.

History[edit | edit source]

Additional Resources:

Painted Hills Genealogy Society
Mary E. Bryant: Founder and President

Genealogical Resources: The Historical and Biographical History of Dayton, Cattaraugus County, NY

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]


The town of Dayton does not have a library but check out Cattaraugus County’s Library System to locate the towns close to Dayton that have public libraries.


Dayton Historical Museum
9561 Route 62
Dayton, NY 14041
Phone: 716-532-3758

Societies[edit | edit source]

Dayton Historical Society
Route 62
PO Box 15
Dayton, NY 14041

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Town of Dayton, Clerk
9100 Route 62
PO Box 15
South Dayton, NY 14138

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Ruth Bennett, Historian
9222 Cottage Road
South Dayton, NY 14138
Phone: 716-532-3758

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Dayton, Cattaraugus 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]

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