Mexico, Oswego County, New York Genealogy
Resources[edit | edit source]
Cemeteries[edit | edit source]
- NY GenWeb Cemeteries Listing -- Scroll to Mexico Section (Not a complete list)
- NY GenWeb Another Cemeteries Listing -- Scroll to Mexico Section (Not a comlete list)
- Findagrave Oswego County Cemetery List -- Alphabetical by Name of Cemetery. Look for ones that are stated to be in Mexico (somewhat tedious).
- Book of Inscriptions from Mexico. Held by Town Historian (contact info on this page).
- Findagrave Mexico Primitive Cemetery
- Findagrave Mexico Village Cemetery
- NY Gen Web Listing Wellwood Cemetery 1st Alphabetical Section -- Navigate to Other Alphabetical Sections (go to bottom of page, go to next section, or go back to Cemetery Listings, scroll to Mexico Section)
- Findagrave Wellwood Cemetery
- Findagrave Mapleview Cemetery
- NY Gen Web Listing Colosse Cemetery
- Findagrave Colosse Cemetery
- NY Gen Web Listing Arthur Cemetery
- Findagrave Arthur Cemetery
Church Records[edit | edit source]
- 1828-1836 Marriages 1828-1836 First Presbyterian Church, Mexico, N.Y. - free.
- 1829-1830 - Presbyterian Church, Mexico, Oswego Co., N.Y. Membership List, courtesy: NYGenWeb - free.
History[edit | edit source]
Genealogical Resources: History of Mexico, NY
Newspapers[edit | edit source]
- The Mexico Independent, 1861-1972 (Some issues missing)
Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the largest online collection of 400 New York 1795-2007 newspapers. The instructions for this quirky site are needed to get the most out of it.
Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the following Mexico, Oswego County, New York Genealogy newspaper images:
- Mexico NY Independent 1861-1972
Repositories[edit | edit source]
Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]
Mexico Public Library
3269 Main Street
Mexico, NY 13114
Oswego Public Library
Genealogical Resources: Cemetery and town records, censuses and newspapers, directories, and local historical journals. Available Genealogical Information
Societies[edit | edit source]
Genealogical Resources: Collection includes local photographs, maps, memorabilia and artifacts. Genealogical appointments can be made with the town historian.
Oswego County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 3025
Oswego, New York 13126
Genealogical Resources: The Historian may provide access to obituaries, vital records, church records, maps, and family files or journals. Some historians provide search services for their office records and others may refer you to local genealogists who research in the area.
Town Clerk[edit | edit source]
Mexico Town Clerk
PO Box 98
Mexico, NY 13114
Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the Town.
Town Historian[edit | edit source]
Mexico Town Historian
P.O. Box 98 Mexico 13114
Collection: Clippings, census, cemetery census, maps, books for genealogical research, some family histories.
Town Records[edit | edit source]
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Mexico, Oswego 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]
- 1876-1902 Newspaper Vital Records from Mexico, N.Y. Circa 1876-1902 - free.
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Central New York Genealogical Society at http://cnygs.org/ .
Places[edit | edit source]