Albany County
New York


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County Information

County Seat: Albany
Year Organized: 1683
Square Miles: 533

Albany County was one of the original twelve counties of the Province of New York in 1683. At that time it included all of present day Vermont and theoretically stretched west to the Pacific Ocean. It has been divided seven times throughout its history.

Cities:
Albany | Cohoes | Watervliet

Towns:
Berne | Bethlehem | Coeymans | Colonie | Green Island | Guilderland | Knox | New Scotland | Rensselaerville | Westerlo

Villages:
Altamont | Colonie | Green Island | Menands | Ravena | Voorheesville


Courthouse Info:
Albany County Clerk
32 North Russell Road
Albany, N.Y. 12206-1324


Albany County Data

Cemeteries

Census Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

Military

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Stories

Obituaries

School Records

Website Updates
Aug 2016:  obit for MILLER
July 2016:  Marriage announcement:  FILLMORE-MCINTOSH, WOOD-HALL, crime news:  DAVIS, BENETT, JOHNSON; obit for FONDA
May 2015:  marriage announcements for PIERCE-GRIFFIN; BROOKSBY-WILBUR,
SCHOOLCRAFT - CANFIELD;  obits for MURPHY, DUNHAM; Crime news

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