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United StatesGotoarrow.png New YorkGotoarrow.png Montgomery CountyGotoarrow.pngCity of Amsterdam

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Church Records

  • 1918 - Directory, First Ave. Methodist Episcopal Church: Amsterdam, N.Y. Amsterdam, N.Y.?: The Church?, 1989. Digital versions at Ancestry ($) and NYGenWeb.

City/Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Amsterdam, New York check:

  • Gordon L. Remington, New York Towns, Villages, and Cities: A Guide to Genealogical Sources (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002). American Ancestors online edition; At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974.7 D27r. Alphabetical list including date founded, if a town history exists, church and cemetery sources, and if a Civil War register (TCR) exists. The codes used under Church and Cemetery are defined in the link above the listing of towns, cities and villages.


  • Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder 1884-1974


Archives, Libraries and Museums

Amsterdam Free Library
28 Church Street
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Phone: 518-842-1080
Contact page
For information on the historical and genealogical collection available through the library see the  Mohawk Valley Library System website.



City Clerk

Amsterdam City Clerk
City Hall 61 Church Street
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Phone: 518-841-4313
Hours: 8 am - 4 pm

Town Clerk

Amsterdam Town Clerk
Town of Amsterdam, New York 12010
Town Hall:
283 Manny's Cors. Road
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Phone: 518-842-7961


City Historian

Amsterdam City Historian
Rural Delivery 4, Box 76A-81
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Phone: 518-842-0583

Town Historian

Amsterdam Town Historian
Francisco Road
Amsterdam, New York 12010
Phone: 518-842-6026

Vital Records






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