Peru, Clinton County, New York Genealogy
Resources[edit | edit source]
Cemeteries[edit | edit source]
Cemeteries for Peru, New York:
Church Records[edit | edit source]
- 1766–1868 Society of Friends Peru Monthly Meeting – Orthodox FHL film 17364 Item 2–4; film 17365 item 2; and film 17366 Microfilm of original records. Births and deaths, marriages, removal certificates, and minutes.
- 1799–1867 Society of Friends Peru Monthly Meeting – Hicksite FHL film 17364 Item 1, 5–6 and 17365, item 1 Microfilm of original records. Marriages, removal certificates, and minutes.
- 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:
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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
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.
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