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New York Vital Records

New York Vital Records -- Including New York births, New York deaths, New York marriages, cemetery, census, and more records.



Birth, Marriage, and Death Records
Title of web siteWeb site address# of recordsDate RangeCost or FreeNotes
Global Tree New York Birthswww.gencircles.com
/globaltree/
and put NY in the birth place field
0ver 460,000variesFreeA nice searchable site where people put up there own files in hopes to help others and/or get more information. So you would need to go to the submitter of the info to find out how accurate it is.
RootsWeb New York Birth WorldConnect Recordsworldconnect.rootsweb.com
/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
and put New York in the birth place field
0ver 2,000,000variesFreeWorldConnect, sponsored by RootsWeb, is an online genealogy board where people can post their genealogical information as well as their contact information to help in verification.
RootsWeb New York Marriage WorldConnect Recordsworldconnect.rootsweb.com
/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
and put New York in the marriage place field
0ver 900,000variesFreeWorldConnect, sponsored by RootsWeb, is an online genealogy board where people can post their genealogical information as well as their contact information to help in verification.
RootsWeb New York Death WorldConnect Recordsworldconnect.rootsweb.com
/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
and put New York in the death place field
0ver 1,100,000variesFreeWorldConnect, sponsored by RootsWeb, is an online genealogy board where people can post their genealogical information as well as their contact information to help in verification.
Obiruary Daily Times: New Yorkobits.rootsweb.com
/cgi-bin/obit.cgi
and put NY in the Keyword Search
0ver 20,000more recent datesFreeAnother nice Rootsweb site. The problem is that most of the death records are more recent. But it’s a great start.
Global Tree New York Deathswww.gencircles.com
/globaltree/
and put NY in the death place field
0ver 190,000variesFreeA nice searchable site where people put up there own files in hopes to help others and/or get more information. So you would need to go to the submitter of the info to find out how accurate it is.

Census Records
Title of web siteWeb site address# of recordsDate RangeCost or FreeNotes
The USGenWeb Census Projectwww.us-census.org and go down to Census Surname Search and then find NY and put in the word "census"683 links with varying numbers of records per each1790-1920FreeWow, what a site! Transcribed by volunteers and still in the works, I really found this site great! You can search by year, state, or name!
Census Online, New York, 1215 linkswww.census-online.
com/links/NY/
1,000s1840-1900FreeAnother nice site without the information of how much is posted. A lot is posted however it is difficult to search through to find your ancestor as there is not a surname search

Cemetery Records
Title of web siteWeb site address# of recordsDate RangeCost or FreeNotes
New York Inscription Cemetery Searchwww.obitcentral.com
/cemsearch/ny-cem.htm
4431 documents with various numbers of results per eachvariesFreeAnother nice searchable site that takes a lot of its information from RootsWeb, but it also catalogues from other cemetery sites.
Cemetery Transcription Librarywww.interment.net
/data/search.htm
100svariesFreeWhat a cool site! It's hard to pin point exactly how many records there are per site as it only gives the "best" 300, although it gave a general number for the entire site.
Search the Virtual Cemeterywww.genealogy.com
/VG/vcem_search.html
100svariesFreeA nice searchable site. And how fun it was to bring up a name and see a picture of the actual headstone.


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