Indian Lake, Hamilton County, New York Genealogy
Archives, Libraries and Museums
Indian Lake Museum
Rte 28 and Rte 30
Indian Lake, NY 12842
The Indian Lake Museum in Indian Lake contains displays relating to the historic Indian population, as well as a collection of local photographs going back to the 19th century. Limited hours of operation; please call ahead before visiting.
Indian Lake Town Clerk
Julie A. Clawson
P.O. Box 730
Indian Lake, N.Y. 12842
The Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, marriage, and burial for the Town. She also has the records for Benton Memorial Cemetery.
Indian Lake Town Historian
6368 NYS Rte. 30
Indian Lake, New York 12842
Collection: The collection contains documents, pictures, genealogy, manuscripts, books, booklets, maps, artifacts, cemetery records, church records, clothing, furniture and houseware, history, Native American information, newsletters, school records, scrapbooks, tapes, town/village records, and vital statistics.
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Indian Lake, Hamilton 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.