NY State Death Index – Mysteries

Thanks to the organization Reclaim the Records, the death indexes that have not been publicly available now are online. At this time, the records from 1880 to 1956 have been uploaded to the Internet Archive. After the records were uploaded then they have to be processed to add various other formats which also makes them …

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HUGE NY Genealogy News

There are indexes on microfiche of the deaths in upstate New York. They are available in Albany and a few libraries around the state. Wouldn’t it great if those indexes were on the internet so people across the planet could view the indexes at any time of day?  It is now becoming a reality thanks …

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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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