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==== Town Records  ====
 
==== Town Records  ====
  
Town records in New York may include early births, marriages, deaths, divorces, local histories, selected military records, and town meeting minutes. For further details, try the links to individual town Wiki pages found in [[{{PAGENAME}}#Places|Places]]. See also:  
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Town records in New York may include early births, marriages, deaths, divorces, local histories, selected military records, and town meeting minutes. Vital records from 1880/1882 are kept by town and village clerks, although some (Kent’s and Putnam Valley’s) are available in the County Historian’s Office. For further details, try the links to individual town Wiki pages found in [[{{PAGENAME}}#Places|Places]]. See also:  
  
 
*Gordon L. Remington, ''New York Towns, Villages, and Cities: A Guide to Genealogical Sources'' (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002). [http://www.americanancestors.org/new-york-town-guide/ NEHGS online edition]; {{WorldCat|50121406|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1047758|item|disp=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.  
 
*Gordon L. Remington, ''New York Towns, Villages, and Cities: A Guide to Genealogical Sources'' (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002). [http://www.americanancestors.org/new-york-town-guide/ NEHGS online edition]; {{WorldCat|50121406|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1047758|item|disp=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.  
*[http://www.ocgsny.org/historians/historians.htm List of clerks and historians by town with contact information provided by the Orange County Genealogical Society].
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE217933 ''Journal of the Proceedings of the Board of Supervisors of Putnam County for the Year 1904''] (New York: Martin B. Brown, 1905)<br>
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*[https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE217965 ''Journal of the Proceedings of the Board of Supervisors of Putnam County for the Year 1922''] (Poughkeepsie: Lansing Broas, 1923)
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*[http://www.putnamcountyny.com/countyhistorian/town-village-links/ List of Town Clerks, Record Managers and Historical Societies]<br>
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The [http://www.putnamcountyny.com/countyhistorian/historians-collection/ County Archives] has the following records:<br>
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*031 Petitions, Licenses, and recognizance to sell liquor (Tavern licenses) 1813-1878
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*139 Monthly Reports of Hunting and fishing licenses, 1908-1938
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*165 Certificates of Qualifications as Examiner in Lunacy, 1883-1947<br>
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Town Records[edit source]

Town records in New York may include early births, marriages, deaths, divorces, local histories, selected military records, and town meeting minutes. Vital records from 1880/1882 are kept by town and village clerks, although some (Kent’s and Putnam Valley’s) are available in the County Historian’s Office. For further details, try the links to individual town Wiki pages found in Places. See also:

The County Archives has the following records:

  • 031 Petitions, Licenses, and recognizance to sell liquor (Tavern licenses) 1813-1878
  • 139 Monthly Reports of Hunting and fishing licenses, 1908-1938
  • 165 Certificates of Qualifications as Examiner in Lunacy, 1883-1947