Bronx County
New York
Genealogy and History

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Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.


We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online and are interested in helping this website become a useful research tool.

If you would like to join our group and become the host of this county, please read about what we're all about on our
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(A desire to transcribe data and basic webpage skills are necessary)

Until we get a dedicated volunteer to maintain this site, we'll do the best we can to add data as we come across it. You can
send your family's raw data (transcribed birth/marriage/death, cemetery, census, biography records) to us and we'll include it on this site.

WE REGRET THAT WE ARE UNABLE TO DO PERSONAL RESEARCH FOR YOU.
All data we come across will be added to this website, so please keep checking back.


County Information

County Seat: New York City
Year Organized: 1683
Square Miles: 309

Courthouse Info:
City Hall
52 Chambers Street
New York, NY 10007-1222

City-County Consolidation:
New York City consolidated with the Counties of Bronx (The Bronx), Kings (Brooklyn), New York (Manhattan), Queens (Queens), and Richmond (Staten Island) in 1874.

Don't forget to check our New York City website for data that didn't specify any specific place other than "New York City"


Online Data

Census

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

County History

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Website Updates:
Nov 2013:  bio for ABOTT
Aug 2013: GAERTNER obit
June 2013: World War 2 Casualties; obits for MARSHALL, NILES
Apr 2013: birth records for BENITEZ, SERVIDIO, TACINELLI; birth announcements for SCHILDNECHT, FRANKEL, BLYHM, HARRIS, FINKELSTEIN, BLUM, EPTER, SILVERNAIL, MENDOZA; obts for GLEN, RAYNOR, MUNSON, BAYER, FERGUSON, CAMPBELL, OLIN, TOOLAN, MURPHY; Engagement announcement for BILIK-HANCHAROW

Previous Updates:
bios for DARLINGTON, LEGGETT; Estate Inventories 1666-1775; List of cemeteries; Obituaries for CASEY, GOLDBERG, MCGINNIS, TUTTLE, PUSSER, BABCOCK, BATHGATE; bio for BRONCK; obits for ORLOW/SALVATOR, WAKEFIELD, LYONS, LAWSON


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