Moravia, Cayuga County, New York Genealogy

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United States
New York
Cayuga County
Town of Moravia

Resources

Church Records

Newspapers

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 Moravia, Cayuga County, New York Genealogy newspaper images:

  • Moravia NY Republican Register 1900-1981
  • Moravia NY Valley Register 1871-1945

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Powers Library
29 Church Street
P.O. Box 71
Moravia, New York 13118
Phone: 315-497-1955
Fax: 315-497-3284

Luther Research Center and Archives
History House
14 W. Cayuga Street
Moravia, New York 13118
Phone: 315-497-3906

Genealogical Resources: Bible records, newspaper abstracts, family files, local histories, maps, census, vital records.

Societies

Cayuga-Owasco Lakes Historical Society
14 West Cayuga Street
P.O. Box 247
Moravia, NY 13118-0247
Phone: 315-497-3906

Town Clerk

Town of Moravia, Clerk
139 Main Street
Moravia, NY 13118
Phone: (315) 497-1972
E-mail: moraviatown@scccinternet.com

Town Historian

Arlene Murphy, Historian[1]
4918 Fox Hole Rd.
Moravia, NY 13118
Phone: 315-497-0787

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Moravia, Cayuga 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

Resources

  1. Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogist's Address Book: State and Local Resources, with Special Resources Including Ethnic and Religious Organizations, 6th ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 382. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.