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Princetown, Schenectady County, New York Genealogy

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Princetown, New York
Map
Map of New York highlighting Schenectady County, New York
Schenectady County, New York's location in the state of New York
Facts
Founded 1798
Website: http://princetown.net/

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Fairview Cemetery[edit | edit source]

North Kelley Road, Schenectady, NY next to the Community Fellowship Church, 3616 Currybush Rd, Schenectady, NY

Old Princetown Presbyterian Church Burial Plot[edit | edit source]

Located at the corner of Weast Rd & Rte 159, Princetown, NY. Contact Irma Mastrean (518) 864-5218.

Princetown Reformed Church Cemetery[edit | edit source]

Rte. 20, Gifford’s Corners. Princetown Evangelical Presbyterian Church Phone: 518-355-0794 ext 103.


Church Records[edit | edit source]

  • 1794-1828 - "Marriages of the Dutch Reformed Churches of Helderbergh, Jerusalem, New Salem, and Princetown, New York, 1795-1855," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, 1794-1802: Vol. 94, No. 2 (Apr. 1963):83-92; 1802-1808: Vol. 94, No. 4 (Oct. 1963):214-223; 1809-1813: Vol. 95, No. 1 (Jan. 1964):46-51; 1814-1818: Vol. 95, No. 4 (Oct. 1964):233-238; 1818-1828: Vol. 96, No. 1 (Jan. 1965):40-47. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 94-96.

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Princetown Historical Society[1]
Rd 5 Weast Road
Schenectady, NY 12306

According to the Schenectady Digital History Archive, the Princetown Historical Society has disbanded.

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Town Clerk[2]
Carol McClaine
165 Princetown Plaza
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone: 518-357-4045 ext 10
Fax: 518-357-4048
Email: cmcclaine@princetown.net

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Town Historian[3]
Irma Mastrean
North Kelly Road
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone: 518-864-5218

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Princetown, Schenectady 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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Official Home of Schenectady County, New York at http://www.schenectadycounty.com/FullStory.aspx?m=221 (accessed 9 December 2011).
  2. Schenectady Digital History Archive, Schenectady County, City and Town Clerks, Historians and Historical Societies at http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/contacts.html, accessed 9 December 2011.
  3. Schenectady Digital History Archive, Schenectady County, City and Town Clerks, Historians and Historical Societies at http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/contacts.html, accessed 9 December 2011.

Places[edit | edit source]