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Rensselaer County
New York
Genealogy and History

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This site is available for adoption!

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 what we're all about on our
Volunteer Page
(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
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


Online Data

Births

Census

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

County History

Marriages

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Dec 2014:  burials in the old Lansingburg Cemetery
June 2014:  obit for
TATER;  Marriage Announcement for BAILEY-HARWOOD
Apr 2014:  obit for LOOMIS, HENRY
Dec 2013:  bios for ALDRICH, ALTON
Aug 2013: 1883 pensioners; obits for BLACK, VAN VLIET, WILLARD; Crime news for KETTLE
June 2013: Marriage Announcement for BEVERIDGE-EDDY; obits for ASHBY, BARNES, BULLIONS, BUCKLEY, CLOUGH, PLACE, ZIESER; List of Cemeteries
Mar 2013:  Bios for FILLEY, WARREY, STEWART, HARTSON

Oct 2012: VAIL death notice; obit for MURPHY
Mar 2012: Accident news story
Nov 2011: BOARDMAN bio
June 2011: MOODY, VAN BUNSCHOOTEN bio
Previous Updates:
Civil War Medals of Honor; Bio for FINCH; Marriage announcement for WIDENER-PEABODY; misc. obits


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