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Resources

Church Records

History

Additional Sources:
Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History: The History of Delaware County[1] - The Town of Colchester[2]

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

William B. Ogden Free Library
42 Gardiner Place
Walton, NY 13856-1399
Phone: (607) 865-5929

Hours:
Sunday: closed
Monday: 2pm-8pm
Tuesday: 10am-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-8pm
Thursday: 2pm-8pm
Friday: 10am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
(If visiting library, always call for current hours)

William B. Ogden Free Library is part of a four county library system involving Broome, Chenango, Delaware, and Otsego Counties.


Colchester Reading Center
Town Hall
72 Tannery Road
PO Box 321
Downsville, NY 13755
Phone: (607) 363-7169
Fax: (607) 363-7164

Societies

Delaware County Historical Association
46549 State Hwy 10
Delhi, NY 13753
Phone: (607) 746-3849
Email: dcha@delhi.net

Colchester Historical Society
PO Box 112
Downsville, NY 13755
Phone: (607) 363-7169

Town Clerk

Julie B. Townsend
P.O. Box 321
Downsville, NY 13755
Phone: 607-363-7169

Town Historian

Jane Flannery
P.O. Box 336
Downsville, NY 13755
Phone: 607-363-2212

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Colchester, 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.


Vital Records

Death

References

  1. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/munsell.html, accessed 4 January 2012.
  2. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County - The Town of Colchester." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/books/muncol.html, accessed 4 January 2012.

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