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Schuyler County, New York Historical Society & Museum
List of  Available Research Materials
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**108 N. Catharine Street, P.O. Box 651, Montour Falls, NY  14865
Telephone:  607-535-9741
email address: SchuylerMuseum@aol.com

Museum hours:
10 AM to 4 PM Monday through Thursdays
& Saturdays noon to 4 PM.
Closed Saturdays during December, January & February.
Admission to the research library is 10 AM to 3:30 PM.
Special requests for other days & hours can often be accomodated.

Updating to the research library collection listings are
in process and will be made available when complete.
Readers should call ahead to be sure of availability of an item.
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(List contributed by Michele Blauvelt, with additions by Linda O'Halloran.
Check back for updates.)





References Available:                                             Back to Schuyler co. Historians & Clerks
                                                                                      (with more info on how to request copies of items listed here)

Individual Family Histories:

        Beach, Daniel - diary, 1852-58 - he was Superintendent of Common Schools, Tyrone.
        Bishop
        Brown (2)
        Bossard, Bozard, Buzzard
        Budd
        Burns
        Carpenter/Ellis
        Catlin (2)
        Charles Weeks I & II
        Cleveland, McCarty, Howell
        Corbet
        Cole
        Corbett
        Corbett, Robert 1683-1995 (2)
        Culver
        Curry, William & Charity Lockwood
        Davis (2)
        Dickens
        Dimmick
        Dunham, Fred J/Jessie Weller/Margaret Dunham Holbrook
        Dunham
        Egelston
        Ellis/Carpenter
        Ellis
        Eldred, Eldredge, Eldridge
        Eldred, Eldredge, Eldridge, Samuel
        Fiero
        Fennells
        Ferris, Jeffrey & family
        Fish/Whitmore
        Giles
        Goldsmith
        Goultry (2)
        Hamilton
        Harvey
        Hays/Hayes
        Hendrickson
        Hicks
        David Bennet Hill
        Hitchcock, descendants of Thomas Jeremiah Hitchcock.
        Howell
        Hugh Jackson Irish/Janet Frances McGowan
        Ijay
        Karam
        Lamereaux
        Lovell
        Alexander McCreery Clan
        Jerimiah McGuire/Electa Watkins McGuire/Katherine McGuire
        Magee
        Mallett
        [Meeks/Mix & related families of  Stone, Stuart, Smith, Broas, Reckord, Judd...click here.]
        Nichols
        Rathbone
        James Henry Rice/Estella Chaffee Rice
        Rood (2)
        Sandford
        Santee
        Schuyler Family
        Sebring
        Slater
        Smith (6)
        Squire Simmons
        Smock
        Sproule, Alfred N. - a project he did for Cornell Univ. in 1923.
        Stiles
        Stilwell
        Stone, John C. of Lima, NY- a 1852 notebook.
        Stuart [also go here]
        Samuel Sturtevant
        Swick
        Taber
        Tracy
        Updike
        Van Rensselaer
        Waldron/Payne
        Whitmore/Fish
        Whitman
        Wheeler
        Wixson [see this page]
        Woodford
        Woodward
        Wykeham
 

Cemetery Records:

        Logan Cemetery (Town of Hector)
        Grove Cemetery
        St. James Cemetery
        Glenwood Cemetery (Watkins, Town of  Dix)
        Montour Cemetery (Town of Montour)
        Valois Cemetery (Town of Hector)
        Tompkins County (near Schuyler co. border only)
        Yates County (near Schuyler co. border only)
        Towns of:
                Catharine
                Cayuta
                Montour
                Hector
                Reading
                Tyrone
                Dix
                Orange
         [Most are on this website, except for the larger cemeteries, or those in other counties.]
 

Census Records:

        Newfield [Tompkins co.] 1850
        Cayuta 1855-1915
        Catharine 1855, 1865, 1875, 1915
        Hector 1850, 1855, 1860, 1865, 1875, 1915
        Dix 1855, 1860, 1865, 1875, 1915,
        Montour 1865, 1875, 1915
        Orange 1855, 1860, 1865, 1875, 1915
        Reading 1855, 1915
        Tyrone 1860, 1865, 1875, 1915
[1855 census for all of  Schuyler co. is already on this site, with 1875 to follow.]
For census records before 1855, write to the original county that included the town...go here for county boundary change info.
 

Church Records:

        Baptist Church of Christ, Lodi, NY, 1804-1926.
        Sugar Hill Presbyterian Church, 1822-1907.
        Baptist Church of Valois, 1841-1950.
        Baptist Church of Catlin, 1860-1898.
 

Class Year Books:  Odessa and Watkins Glen.
 

Schuyler co. School Records, 1815-1912.
    - Catharine (District #10) 1883-1901.
    - Spencer & Cayuta (District #5)  1815-1912
    - others?
 

Vital Records for Schuyler co. (Births, Marriages, Deaths, Obits.)  in a card file.
 

Schuyler co. Surrogate Court Records, 1882-1913 and 1883-1886.
Schuyler co. Court Records, 1870-1892.
Schuyler co. Election records, 1888-1965.
 

Cash Accounts and Store Records (approx. 1840-1906):
 - a few of these are online via the Resource Index.

        Clark & A. Jackson
        Altay Store
        Adams, Gregory & Clark, et. al.
        E.R. Bissell
        S.H. Carpenter
        John C. Dewall of Tyrone
        S.F. Griffith of Tyrone
        Peg Long & Nancy Dunn of Tyrone (millinery)
        Wm. H. Mills of Tyrone
        Wm. B. Owen of Burdett
        J.T. Prince of Alpine
        Chas. E. Shafer of Tyrone
        Pierson Holman's day book
        Watkins Store ledger
        D.D. Wakerman of Searsburg
        Sam Baker
        Robt. S. Hughey (Matthias Cratley estate)
        Nathaniel Treg
        Cayutaville Telephone Company
        Dr. Sherwood
        John Beebe
        Thos. L. Lawyer of Odessa
        Eugene Sawyer of Odessa
 

Directory of  Chemung co. & Schuyler co., 1868-1869.
[Sometimes birthplaces & dates are given, or family relationships.]

Business Directory Schuyler County, 1893-1894.

Farm Directory 1914 for Yates, Schuyler, Tompkins, and Seneca Counties.
[All of  Schuyler is available on this website.]
 

History of  Tioga, Chemung, Tompkins and Schuyler Counties (pub. 1879).
[Go here for a list of  the Schuyler men featured in bios. in this book.]
 



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