Austerlitz, Columbia County, New York Genealogy

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Resources

Church Records

History

Additional Resources:

Town of Austerlitz

Genealogical Resources: Austerlitz Town History

USGennet - Columbia County

Genealogical Resources: A brief history on Austerlitz, Columbia County, New York by Capt. Franklin Ellis, 1878.

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

The town of Austerlitz does not have a library but check out the Mid-Hudson Library System, of which Columbia County is a part of, to locate the towns close to Austerlitz that have public libraries.

Chatham Public Library
11 Woodbridge Ave
Chatham, NY 12037-1399
Phone: 518-392-3666
E-mail: chathampubliclibrary@chatham.k12.ny.us

Societies

Austerlitz Historical Society
Gail Cashen, President
P. O. Box 144
Austerlitz, New York 12017
Phone: (518) 392-0062

The Society collects artifacts, photos and memorabilia relating to the Town.

Columbia County Historical Society
c/o Columbia County Museum & Library
5 Albany Avenue
PO Box 311
Kinderhook, NY 12106
Phone: 518-758-9265
E-mail: cchs@cchsny.org

Town Clerk

Town of Austerlitz, Clerk
PO Box 238
Spencertown, NY 12165
Phone: (518)392-3260 ext. 300
Fax: (518)392-9350
E-mail: shaag@austerlitzny.com

Town Historian

Sally Light, Historian
P.O. Box 17
Austerlitz NY 12017
E-mail: sallylight@austerlitzny.com
Phone: 518-392-4270
Fax: 518-392-6028
E-mail: sallylight@fairpoint.net

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Austerlitz, Columbia 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

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Places