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Rotterdam, Schenectady County, New York Genealogy

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Rotterdam, 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 1820
Website: www.rotterdamny.org/

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

  • Holy Cross Cemetery Phone: 518-374-5319
  • Mt. Stuart Cemeteries (Jewish) For tombstone images see jewishdata.com (fee charged) Contact Werner Marx: wmrx@juno.
  • Workmen’s Circle Cemetery 1910-2002
  • Agudas Achim/ Free Jewish Cemetery, 1897-2002
  • Beth Shalom Cemetery

Contact Congregation Beth Shalom, Clifton Park, NY CBshalom@nycap.rr.com

  • Beth Israel Cemetery (Jewish) on Abbotsford Rd Contact Norman Greenfield e-mail: NG253@cnsibm.albany.edu
  • Sts Cyril & Method Cemetery Phone: 518-374-5319

The Glenville historian as a copy of the records (518) 399-5349.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

  • Keefer, Donald A. "Baptismal Records of the First (or Woestina) Reformed Church of Rotterdam, Schenectady County, New York," National Genealogical Society Quarterly, Vol. 52 (1964):77-85. FHL Book 973 B2ng v. 52 (1964).

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Town Clerk[1]
Michelle Gannon
1100 Sunrise Boulevard
Rotterdam, NY 12306
Phone: 518-355-7575 ext 320
Email: mgolden@rotterdamny.org

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Town Historian [2]
Richard Whalen
Phone: 518-887-2451

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Rotterdam, 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. 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.
  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.

Places[edit | edit source]