Genealogical guide to Monroe County, New York
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Genealogical guide to Monroe County, New York by Richard T. Halsey

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Published by Rochester Genealogical Society in Rochester, NY (P.O. Box 92533, Rochester 14692) .
Written in English



  • Monroe County (N.Y.)


  • Monroe County (N.Y.) -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Monroe County (N.Y.) -- Genealogy -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Richard T. Halsey.
LC ClassificationsF127.M6 H16 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2310368M
LC Control Number86188490

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Genealogical guide to Monroe County, New York [Richard T Halsey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Richard T Halsey. Genealogical Guide to Monroe County, New York Directories Whereas the census records show every person in a family, the city and rural directories show only the head of a family. The directories are helpful in that they show exact home address, occupation and sometimes work address. Thus it is possible to show the movement of a family in the area. Genealogical Guide to Monroe County, New York Place Names In New York State a county is divided in to towns. Within that town could be an incorporated area which would be known as a village. Not every place in the county is a town or village. There are numerous places that have names that are just road crossings or unincorporated hamlets. Genealogical Guide to Monroe County, New York Rochester Public Library has a set of volumes of Sanborn Fire Insurance maps that are not online. This collection of maps were started about and were updated over the years with additions pasted onto the originals. It appears that the last updates of the Rochester maps were done about File Size: KB.

Genealogical Guide to Monroe County, New York Ethnic Histories In the evolution of Monroe County, people have come from virtually everywhere in the world to make their home in and around Rochester. Each ethnic group has brought the flavor of their native culture to add diversity to the area. This book may only be viewed online at the Family History Library, a family history center, or one of FamilySearch’s partner libraries. Guide to historical resources in Monroe County, New York, repositories. Title No _01 Language English eng en Subject New York, Monroe, Rochester - Genealogy - Inventories, registers, catalogs. Genealogy and History Sheila D. Massie, Monroe County, New York Coordinator 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. Monroe County vital records can be found at the New York Department of Health which has copies of birth records after and death records after , copies of marriage since and a Divorce records since There is a fee for each copy requested.

New York State is very difficult to do genealogical research in. You will need to check many sources to find information on your family. Monroe County was formed in from Ontario (east of the Genesee River) and Genesee Counties. Libraries in Monroe County have many resources where genealogical information can be found. The largest collection is in the Local History and Genealogy Division of the Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County. Below are three of the more useful resources. Halsey, Richard T. Genealogical Guide to Monroe County, New York, 2nd ed., Buy Genealogical guide to Monroe County, New York by Halsey, Richard T (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Richard T Halsey. The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society has produced a genealogy guides for each county in New York State. These expert-authored guides contain everything a researcher need to know about each county in New York State. Where to find records, the best print and online resources, and essential information on boundary changes and historical place names.