Jay, Essex County, New York Genealogy
Archives, Libraries and Museums
Beatrice A. Pelkey
11 School Lane
PO Box 730
Ausable Forks, NY 12912
Sharron Hewston or Deputy Town Historian Amy Shalton
Rt. 9N, Box 77
Jay, NY 12941
Collection: Pictures of past years of Town of Jay (includes Upper Jay, Au Sable Forks, and Jay), maps, books, 1908 Tri Centennial State Centennial of Lake Champlain. Also, collective history on WW II.
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Jay, Essex 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.