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Red Hook, Dutchess County, New York Genealogy



Church RecordsEdit


Additional Resources:

History of the Town of Red Hook[1]


Archives, Libraries and MuseumsEdit

Red Hook Public Library
7444 South Broadway
Red Hook, New York 12571
Phone: 845-758-3241
Fax: 831-304-3241

Monday: 10AM - 7PM
Tuesday: 10AM - 7PM
Wednesday: 10AM - 7PM
Thursday: 10AM - 7PM
Friday: 10AM - 7PM
Saturday: 10AM - 4PM
Sunday: closed


Egbert Benson Historical Society of Red Hook
P.O. Box 1813
Red Hook, NY 12571-0397
Phone: 845-758-2923

Town ClerkEdit

Sue McCann, Town Historian[2]
7340 South Broadway
Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: 845-758-4606

Town HistorianEdit

John Winthrop Aldrich[2]
PO Box 338
Red Hook, NY 12571-0338

Town RecordsEdit

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Red Hook, Dutchess 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 RecordsEdit


  1. Town of Red Hook, New York. "History of the Town of Red Hook.", accessed January 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogist's Address Book: State and Local Resources, with Special Resources Including Ethnic and Religious Organizations, 6th ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 400. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.