Genealogy and History
and welcome to the Genealogy Trails website for Essex County, New York
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
This site is available for
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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
Its name is from the English county of Essex.
Created from Clinton County in 1799.
Lake Flower, Saranac Lake, NY
County Seat: Elizabethtown
Year Organized: 1799
Square Miles: 1,797
County Government Center
Court Street, P.O. Box 217
Elizabethtown, NY 12932-0000
Bloomingdale * Chesterfield * Crown Point * Elizabethtown * Essex * Jay * Keene *
Lake Placid * Lewis * Minerva * Moriah * Newcomb * North Elba * North Hudson *
Olmstedville * Port Henry *
Saranac Lake * Schroon * St. Armand * Ticonderoga * Westport * Willsboro *
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