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Clermont, Columbia County, New York Genealogy


Church RecordsEdit


Additional Resources:

USGenNet - Columbia County

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


Civil War

USGenNet - Columbia County

Genealogical Resources: A list of men from the Town of Clermont that served in the Civil War. This is based on the 1878 history by Captain Franklin Ellis.


Archives, Libraries and MuseumsEdit

The town of Clermont 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 Clermont that have public libraries.

Hudson Area Library
400 State Street
Hudson, New York 12534
Phone: 518-828-1792
Fax: 518-822-0567

Genealogical Resources: Historical information of the city, county and state, city directories, High School yearbooks, historical periodicals, photographs. History Room

Clermont State Historic Site
1 Clermont Avenue
Germantown, NY 12526
Phone: (518) 537-4240
Fax: (518) 537-6240


Columbia County Historical Society
c/o Columbia County Museum & Library
5 Albany Avenue
PO Box 311
Kinderhook, NY 12106
Phone: 518-758-9265

Town ClerkEdit

Clermont Town Clerk
1795 Route 9
Clermont, NY 12526
Phone: 518-537-6868, Ext. 300

Town HistorianEdit

Clermont Town Historian
Anne Poleschner
1795 Route 9
Clermont, NY 12526
Phone: 518-537-6604

Town RecordsEdit

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Clermont, 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).; 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 RecordsEdit