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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New York]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Schoharie_County,_New_York|Schoharie]]''  
 
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New York]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Schoharie_County,_New_York|Schoharie]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Schoharie County
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| county_map = Ny-schoharie.png
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| state = New York
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| founded title= [[New York County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1795
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| seat wl = Schoharie
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| building image = Schoharie County Courthouse.jpg
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| building address = 290 Main Street<br>Schoharie, NY 12157<br>[http://schohariecounty-ny.gov/CountyWebSite/index.jsp '''Schoharie County Website''']
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=== Historical Facts  ===
 
=== Historical Facts  ===
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Schoharie County was created 6 April 1795 from parts of [[Albany County, New York|Albany]] and [[Otsego County, New York|Otsego]] counties.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.'' (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 491. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 WorldCat entry]. {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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Schoharie County was created 6 April 1795 from parts of [[Albany County, New York|Albany]] and [[Otsego County, New York|Otsego]] counties.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.'' (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 491. [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 WorldCat entry]. {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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For information and tips on using and accessing online census records, see [[New York Census]].  
 
For information and tips on using and accessing online census records, see [[New York Census]].  
  
==== Federal ====
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==== State ====
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===== Deaths  =====
 
===== Deaths  =====
  
[http://www.mortality-schedules.com/ny-schoharie-1865-d.htm 1865 Deaths from the Schoharie County Census Mortality Schedules]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/deathlutheran.html Deaths] - from Lutheran newspapers: ''The Lutheran Observer'' and ''The Southern Lutheran''<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/cadydeaths.html Deaths and Burials in Schoharie County] - from the records of Henry Cady<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/deathcerts.html Death Certificates]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/stewartfunerals.html Funerals conducted by Alva J Stewart, 1926-1928] - undertaker in Charlotteville<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/sharondeathregister.html Sharon Register of Deaths] (partial list)<br>  
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[http://www.mortality-schedules.com/ny-schoharie-1865-d.htm 1865 Deaths from the Schoharie County Census Mortality Schedules]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/deathlutheran.html Deaths] - from Lutheran newspapers: ''The Lutheran Observer'' and ''The Southern Lutheran''<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/cadydeaths.html Deaths and Burials in Schoharie County] - from the records of Henry Cady<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/deathcerts.html Death Certificates]<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/stewartfunerals.html Funerals conducted by Alva J Stewart, 1926-1928] - undertaker in Charlotteville<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/sharondeathregister.html Sharon Register of Deaths] (partial list)<br>
  
 
Deaths and Marriages in the Delaware Gazette  
 
Deaths and Marriages in the Delaware Gazette  
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/pdf/DelGaz1819.pdf 1819-1836]<br>  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/pdf/DelGaz1819.pdf 1819-1836]<br>
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/pdf/DelGaz1837.pdf 1837-1849]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyschoha/pdf/DelGaz1837.pdf 1837-1849]
  
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[http://www.schohariehistory.net/schs.htm Schoharie County Historical Society] <br>[http://www.schohariehistory.net/Library/library.htm Old Stone Fort Library] <br>[http://www.schohariechamber.com/display.asp?id=1430 Gilboa Historical Society] <br>[http://www.richmondvillehistoricalsociety.com/ Richmondville Historical Society]  
 
[http://www.schohariehistory.net/schs.htm Schoharie County Historical Society] <br>[http://www.schohariehistory.net/Library/library.htm Old Stone Fort Library] <br>[http://www.schohariechamber.com/display.asp?id=1430 Gilboa Historical Society] <br>[http://www.richmondvillehistoricalsociety.com/ Richmondville Historical Society]  
  
== Libraries ==
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== Libraries ==
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Schoharie Valley New York Family History Center]]
 
*[[Schoharie Valley New York Family History Center]]
  

Revision as of 12:37, 27 September 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png New York Gotoarrow.png Schoharie


Schoharie County, New York
Map
Map of New York highlighting Schoharie County
Location in the state of New York
Map of the U.S. highlighting New York
Location of New York in the U.S.
Facts
Founded 1795
County Seat Schoharie
Courthouse
Schoharie County Courthouse.jpg
Address 290 Main Street
Schoharie, NY 12157
Schoharie County Website


Historical Facts[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

Schoharie County was created 6 April 1795 from parts of Albany and Otsego counties.[1]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

  • Lost census: 1890

Towns[edit | edit source]

Villages[edit | edit source]

Hamlets[edit | edit source]

Unincorporated Communities[edit | edit source]

County Government Site[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

The Blue-Eyed Indians: The Story of Adam Crysler and His Brothers in the Revolutionary War by Don Chrysler - 1999
Life and Dying Confession of John Van Alstine - 1819

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Index to Schoharie Cemeteries

Census Records[edit | edit source]

For information and tips on using and accessing online census records, see New York Census.

Federal[edit | edit source]

State[edit | edit source]

Source 1825 1835 1845 1855 1865 1875 1892 1905 1915 1925
Family History Library Yes Yes - Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
FamilySearch Records - - - - Yes - Yes - - -
New York State Library Yes Yes - Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ancestry.com - - - - - - Yes Yes - -

Military[edit | edit source]

Civil War service men in Schoharie County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Birth Certificates

Deaths[edit | edit source]

1865 Deaths from the Schoharie County Census Mortality Schedules
Deaths - from Lutheran newspapers: The Lutheran Observer and The Southern Lutheran
Deaths and Burials in Schoharie County - from the records of Henry Cady
Death Certificates
Funerals conducted by Alva J Stewart, 1926-1928 - undertaker in Charlotteville
Sharon Register of Deaths (partial list)

Deaths and Marriages in the Delaware Gazette

Marriages[edit | edit source]

1865 Marriage Records from the Schoharie County State Census
Marriages - Beard's Hollow Residents
Marriages - from selected issues of the Gilboa Monitor (1878-1880)
Marriages - from selected issues of the Cobleskill Index
Marriages - from Lutheran newspapers: The Lutheran Observer and The Southern Lutheran
Marriages - from various sources
Marriage Certificates

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Obituaries - from Selected issues of the Gilboa Monitor (1878-1880)]
Obituaries and Death Notices Nov 4
ObitCentral

Vital Statistics[edit | edit source]

Vital Records - Middleburgh (1848)
Vital Records - Summit (1847-1850)
Vital Records Information

Wills[edit | edit source]

Wills

Websites[edit | edit source]

Historical Societies Websites[edit | edit source]

Schoharie County Historical Society
Old Stone Fort Library
Gilboa Historical Society
Richmondville Historical Society

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 491. WorldCat entry. FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.