Inquests

The new web page that I uploaded is not for everyone. it is  Inquests Held by the Coroners of the Monroe County, NY; Nov. 1885 – Sept. 1901. These names of people that the coroner investigated were found in “Proceedings of the Board of Supervisors of the County of Monroe.” That was a yearly volume …

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Newspaper Records from 1832

I uploaded a new web page; Marriages and Deaths from Rochester Newspapers; July 1, 1832 – Dec. 31, 1832. I extracted all the records from newspapers from the last half of 1832. There is a large run of issues missing from the Rochester Daily Advertiser from July to the end of October. Most of those …

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Newspaper Records from 1832

I uploaded a new web page; Marriages and Deaths from Rochester Newspapers; Jan. 1, 1832 – June 30, 1832. I extracted all the records from newspapers from the first half of 1832. Sometimes a marriage notice would be in five newspapers and other notices in just one newspaper. They included records from not just Monroe …

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Insane Asylum Deaths

I uploaded a new web page with deaths at the Monroe County Insane Asylum (Oct. 1, 1873 – Sept. 30, 1890). These were records that were published annually in the records of the Monroe County Supervisors. For those 27 years there are 316 deaths at the Insane Asylum. The amount of information published varies. For …

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Monroe County Almshouse Deaths; 1873 – 1903

I completed my project to extract the death records of the Monroe Co. Almshouse. I found them published in “Proceedings of the Board of Supervisors of the County of Monroe.” Those death records began in 1873 and stopped being published  in 1903. There were also a couple of years that the statistics of the Almshouse …

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Monroe County Almshouse Deaths

I uploaded a new web page to GenWeb of Monroe County. Deaths in the Monroe County, NY Almshouse has records from the Poor House that used to be near the corner of South and Elmwood Avenues. This page cover Oct. 1, 1890 to Sept. 30, 1900 and has records of 941 deaths at the institution. …

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Swann VR Collection

I was looking for a Rochester family on FamilySearch and came up with a relatively new source of area vital records. The Swann Collection is from the Yates County Genealogical  & Historical Society. Their collection contains all kinds of vital records from family records, newspapers and 21 family Bibles. The earliest record in the collection …

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