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Peru, Clinton County, New York Genealogy

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Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries for Peru, New York:

Church Records[edit | edit source]

  • 1886–1916 St. Augustine Catholic Church FHL film 1450719 Items 13-14 Microfilm of original records. Baptisms, first communion, marriages, burials, and confirmations. Text in Latin.

Church Histories and Records for Peru, New York:

History[edit | edit source]

Histories for Peru, New York:

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Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Peru Town Clerk
Kathleen K. Flynn
3036 Main Street
Peru, NY 12972
Phone:518-643-2745, Ext. 2
The Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the Town.

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Peru Town Historians
Ron and Carol Allen
PO Box 142
Peru, NY 12972
Work Phone: 518-643-2745, Ext. 113
Home Phone: 518-561-0038
E-Mail: perutownhistorian@charter.net
Hours: Wednesdays 9-12 or by appointment
Collection: Housed in historian's office, Peru Town Hall. McLellan Cemetery records, 3 vol. History of Peru, Peru yearbooks, church records, scrapbooks, news clippings, maps, old photos and postcards of Peru, Hurd's History of Clinton and Franklin Counties, NY, and some family genealogies.
Restrictions: Materials do not circulate from historian's office.

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Peru, Clinton 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.


Taxation[edit | edit source]

  • 1798 - Martin, David Kendall. "A 1798 United States Assessment List for Northern New York State," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 113, No. 4 (Oct. 1982):231-238. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 113.

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