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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Latest revision as of 11:12, 21 September 2017

United States
New York
Chemung County
Town of Elmira
United States
New York
Chemung County
City of Elmira

Resources

Cemeteries

  • List of Confederate Soldiers Buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Elmira, New York. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.

Church Records

Church Histories

  • Fiftieth Anniversary of the Park Church: Elmira, N.Y., January 1, 1896. Elmira, N.Y.?, 1988. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Newspapers

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the largest online collection of 400 New York 1795-2007 newspapers. The instructions for this quirky site are needed to get the most out of it.

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the following Elmira, Chemung County, New York Genealogy newspaper images:

  • Elmira NY Morning Telegram 1888-1921
  • Elmira NY Star Gazette 1891-1907

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Societies

City Clerk

Angela J. Williams
317 East Church Street
Elmira, NY 14901
Website: www.cityofelmira.net

Town Clerk

JoAnn Sherwood
1255 W. Water Street
Elmira, NY 14905
607-734-2031

City Historian

Jack Humphries
607-733-2681

Town Historian

Scott Deming
607-732-1177

City/Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Elmira, Chemung 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

References

  1. Linkpendium assisted in locating this collection.

Places