Volney, New York

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Church Records


Archives, Libraries and Museums

Fulton Public Library
160 S 1st St
Fulton, NY 13069
Phone: 315-592-5159
Fax: 315-592-4504
E-mail: fulib@nnyln.net

Oswego Public Library
120 E 2nd St.
Oswego NY 13126
Phone: 15-341-5867
Fax: 315-216-6492

Genealogical Resources: Cemetery and town records, censuses and newspapers, directories, and local historical journals. Available Genealogical Information


Oswego County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 3025
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-591-6778

Oswego County Historical Society
135 East 3rd St.
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-343-1342
E-mail: och@rbhousemuseum.org

Central New York Genealogical Society[1]
Box 104, Calvin Station
Syracuse, New York 13205
E-mail: CNYSG@yahoo.com

Genealogical Resources: The Historian may provide access to obituaries, vital records, church records, maps, and family files or journals. Some historians provide search services for their office records and others may refer you to local genealogists who research in the area.

Town Clerk

Volney Town Clerk
Barbara MacEwen
1445 Co. Rt. 6
Fulton, NY 13069
Phone: 315-593-8288
Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the town.

Town Historian

Volney Town Historian
Florence McDougall
1445 Co. Rte. 6, Volney, NY 13069
Phone: 315-598-3817
E-mail: historian@twcny.rr.com

Genealogical Resources: Census records, historical material related to Town of Volney including journals and diaries, businesses, school records, cemetery records, many photographs and genealogies of Volney families. Local history books and postcards for sale.

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Volney, New York 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


  1. Central New York Genealogical Society at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nycnygs/index.htm (accessed 1 November 2011).