Port Jervis, Orange County, New York Genealogy

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Church Records

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Port Jervis, Orange 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.


Archives, Libraries and Museums


Port Jervis Free Library
138 Pike Street
Port Jervis, New York 12771
Phone: 845-856-7313


Minisink Valley Historical Society
Archives location:
138 Pike Street, Second Floor
Museum location:
131 West Main Street
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 659
Port Jervis, New York 12771-0659
Email: peter@minisink.org

City Clerk

Port Jervis
20 Hammond Street
P.O. Box 1002
Port Jervis, New York 12771
Phone: 845-858-4014
The City Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the city.

City Historian

Port Jervis City Historian
P.O. Box 1002
20 Hammond Street
Port Jervis, New York 12771
Phone: 845-858-3179


  • Evening Gazette (Port Jervis, N.Y.). 1869-1874, 1876-1881. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).

Vital Records