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Contents

Resources

Church Records

History

Additional Resources

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Libraries

Hyde Park Free Library
2 Main Street
Hyde Park, New York 12538
Phone: 845-229-7791
FAX: 845-229-6521
E-mail: hyplib@yahoo.com

Hours:
Monday: 9:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Tuesday: 9:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 12:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Thursday: 12:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Friday: 1:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Saturday: 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Sunday: 11:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Franklin D. Roosevelt Library and Museum
Museum department
4079 Albany Post Rd.
Hyde Park , NY 12538
Phone: (845) 486-7763 or (845) 486-7743
E-mail: Museum.FDR@nara.gov
Admission Charged

Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., November through March
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., April through October
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day


Archives Department
4079 Albany Post Rd.
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Phone: (845) 486-1142
Fax: (845) 486-1147
Email: Archives.FDR@nara.gov or Ask the Archivist (online form)

See: Plan a Research Visit for special instructions regarding researching in the library.

Hours:
8:45 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday


Historic Hyde Park
E-mail inquiries: info@historichydepark.org

The Historic Hyde Park involves the following entities (contact information):

  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum
  • Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Sites
  • Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site (Springwood)
  • Top Cottage
  • Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site (Hyde Park)
  • Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site (Val-Kill)
  • Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill
  • Roosevelt Institute

Societies

The Town of Hyde Park Historical Society
4389 Albany Post Road (Route 9)
P.O. Box 182
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Phone: Phone: 845-229-2559
Email: patsyc97@aol.com.
Genealogical Resources: Local history books available for purchase.

Town Clerk

Carole Clearwater[2]
Hyde Park Town Hall
4383 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Phone: 845-229-2103

Town Historian

Margaret Marquez, Historian[2]
13 Main Street
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Phone: 845-229-8225

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Hyde Park, 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. Community History: Hyde Park, New York, Town of Hyde Park History. Town of Hyde Park, NY. 2009. http://www.hydeparkny.us/Community/, accessed January 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 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), 400. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.

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