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Southampton, Suffolk County, New York Genealogy

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Town of Southampton

Resources[edit | edit source]

Census[edit | edit source]

Several inhabitants lists survive from the 1600s. Prof. Winans prepared a guide to help researchers locate them:

Church Records[edit | edit source]

History
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Southampton was first settled in 1640.[1]

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Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

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Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Southampton Town Clerk
Sundy A. Schermeyer
Town Hall
116 Hampton Road
Southampton, NY 11968
Phone: 631-287-5740
Email: sschermeyer@southamptontownny.gov
The Town Clerk maintains birth, marriage and Death records.

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Southampton Town Historian
Henry W. Moeller
Town Hall
116 Hampton Road
Southampton, NY 11968
Phone: 631-287-5740
Email: hmoeller@town.southampton.ny.us

Southampton Historic Record Books online

Town Records[edit | edit source]

Southampton town records were published in six volumes.[1]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Southampton, Suffolk 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). Archive.org; 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[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Orville B. Ackerly, "Long Island Town Records," New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 48, No. 1 (Jan. 1917):75-76. Digital versions at Internet Archive - free; New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 48.

Places[edit | edit source]