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Halfmoon, New York
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Map of Saratoga County highlighting Halfmoon
Location in Saratoga County
Map of New York highlighting Saratoga County
Saratoga County's location in the state of New York
Facts
Founded 1788
Address 2 Halfmoon Town Plaza, Halfmoon 12065
Website: www.townofhalfmoon.org

Contents

Resources

Cemeteries

The cemetery records for the Town of Halfmoon have been compiled in alphabetic order. This compilation includes about 250 names of persons who were buried between 1883 and 1908, prepared by the Halfmoon Historical Society. Records were obtained from cemetery visits and the Halfmoon Town Clerk's office.

These records are from the following cemeteries:

Cary Farm Cemetery
Clifton Park Village Cemetery
Crescent Union Cemetery
David Flynn Cemetery
DeGroff Cemetery
Fitzgerald Cemetery
Halfmoon/Middletown Cemetery
John Flynn Cemetery
Lamb Private Cemetery
Newtown Baptist Cemetery
Peebles Private Cemetery
Rosekrans Cemetery
Smithville Cemetery
Vandenburg Cemetery
Van Schoonhoven Cemetery
Vischer Private Cemetery
West Crescent Cemetery
Williams Private Cemetery


Church Records

History

Additional Resources:

Saratoga County, New York History

Genealogical Resources: History of Halfmoon, NY

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
475 Moe Road
Clifton Park, NY 12065-3808
Phone: (518) 371-8622
Fax: (518) 371-3799
E-mail: cph-director@sals.edu

Genealogical Resources: See History Collections: Census, school records, newspapers, local communities, photographs, diaries, scrapbooks, compiled records. Information Brochure

Societies

Halfmoon Historical Society
2 Halfmoon Town Plaza
Halfmoon, NY 12065

Saratoga County Historical Society
6 Charlton Street
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Phone: (518) 885-4000
Fax: (518) 885-4055
E-mail: info@brooksidemuseum.org

Genealogical Resources:

Town Clerk

Halfmoon Town Clerk
Linda Bryan
111 Route 236
Halfmoon, NY 12065
Phone: 518-371-7410, Ext. 214
Email: mpearson@townofhalfmoon.org
The Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the town.

Town Historian

Halfmoon Town Historian[1]
Ellen Kennedy
151 Stone Quarry Road
Clifton Park, NY 12065
Phone: 518-371-8602

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Halfmoon, 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

References

  1. Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogist's Address Book: State and Local Resources, with Special Resources Including Ethnic and Religious Organizations, 6th ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 469. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.

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