Yates County
New York

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County Information
Named in honor of Joseph C. Yates, who as Governor of New York, signed the act establishing the county.

County Seat: Penn Yan
Year Organized: 1823
Square Miles: 338

Towns:
Barrington * Benton * Italy * Jerusalem * Middlesex * Milo * Potter * Starkey * Torrey *

Villages and Hamlets
Bellona * Branchport * Dresden * Glenora * Dundee * Lakemont * Penn Yan * Rushville *

Courthouse Info:
County Courthouse
415 Liberty Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527-1102

Yates County Data

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Marriages

Military Records

Miscellaneous Data

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School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Aug 2016: obits for WEST, PRENDERGAST, EATON, SHEPARD

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