Rensselaer County
New York

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County Information
Formed from Albany County
County Seat: Troy
Year Organized: 1791
Square Miles: 665

Courthouse Info:
Rensselaer County Clerk
County Court House Annex
105 Third Street
Troy, NY 12180

County Records

Births

Cemeteries

Census

Churches

County Records

County History

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

Marriages

Military

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Data

Obituaries

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
July 2017:  community news stories for GOODRICH.  Crime news for FLYNN.  50th anniversary party news for MATTISON.  Obits for SUYDAM, FEATHERS
Aug 2016: burials in old Lansingburg cemetery; obit for PRICE, marriage announcement for BROWN-NEWELL
June 2015: obit for KNICKERBOCKER; Marriage Announcement for BUCKLEY-PHILLIPS



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