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Resources

Cemeteries

Church Records

History

Additional Resources:

Oswego County, New York History

Genealogical Resources: History of Mexico, NY

Newspapers

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the largest online collection of 400 New York 1795-2007 newspapers. The instructions for this quirky site are needed to get the most out of it.

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the following Mexico, New York newspaper images:

  • Mexico NY Independent 1861-1972

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Mexico Public Library
3269 Main Street
Mexico, NY 13114
Phone: 315-963-3012
Fax: 315-963-7317

Oswego Public Library
120 E 2nd St.
Oswego NY 13126
Phone: 15-341-5867
Fax: 315-216-6492

Genealogical Resources: Cemetery and town records, censuses and newspapers, directories, and local historical journals. Available Genealogical Information

Societies

Mexico Historical Society/Museum
P.O. Box 331
South Jefferson Street
Mexico, New York 13114
Phone: 315-963-8542
E-mail: bonshum@aol.com

Genealogical Resources: Collection includes local photographs, maps, memorabilia and artifacts. Genealogical appointments can be made with the town historian.

Oswego County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 3025
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-591-6778

Oswego County Historical Society
135 East 3rd St.
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-343-1342
E-mail: och@rbhousemuseum.org

Central New York Genealogical Society[1]
Box 104, Calvin Station
Syracuse, New York 13205
E-mail: CNYSG@yahoo.com

Genealogical Resources: The Historian may provide access to obituaries, vital records, church records, maps, and family files or journals. Some historians provide search services for their office records and others may refer you to local genealogists who research in the area.

Town Clerk

Mexico Town Clerk
Elizabeth Dishaw
PO Box 98
Mexico, NY 13114
Phone: 315-963-7633
Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the Town.

Town Historian

Mexico Town Historian
Bonnie Shumway
P.O. Box 98 Mexico 13114
Phone: 315-963-7633
Collection: Clippings, census, cemetery census, maps, books for genealogical research, some family histories.

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Mexico, 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

Websites

References

  1. Central New York Genealogical Society at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nycnygs/index.htm (accessed 1 November 2011).

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