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Church Records

History

Additional Resources:

Erie County, New York History

Genealogical Resources: History of Newstead, NY

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Newstead Public Library
33 Main Street
Akron, NY 14001
Phone: 716-542-2327

Genealogical Resources: Akron newspapers, dating back to 1878.

Grosvenor Room Genealogy
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library
Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 858-8900
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Genealogical Resources: Local histories, census records, church and cemetery records, city directories, ethnic and immigration research, African American research, published family histories, maps and atlases, military records and history, vital records, yearbooks and school records. The website includes dozens of guides for topics such as: African-American Genealogy, Canadian Genealogy, German Genealogy, Irish Genealogy, Italian Genealogy, Jewish Genealogy, Native American Genealogy, and Polish Genealogy.

Societies

Newstead Historical Society
P.O. Box 222
Akron, NY 14001
Phone: (716) 542-7022
Publishes: Newstead Historical Society Newsletter.

Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
25 Nottingham Court
Buffalo, NY 14216
716-873-9644
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Genealogical Resources: Library, Guide to Genealogical Materials, city directories, church records (many Roman Catholic parishes), cemetery transcriptions, censuses, genealogy books, obituary index to Buffalo newspapers (1811-2001), private papers, obituary request form, published family histories, list of professional researchers for hire.
Western New York Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 338
Hamburg, N.Y. 14075-0338
Genealogical Resources: Surname list, locality list, 1865 Census index, journal, research library.

Town Clerk

Town of Newstead, Clerk
5 Clarence Center Road
PO Box 227
Akron, NY 14001
Phone: 716-542-4572
Email: dizydorczak@townofnewstead.com

Town Historian

Town of Newstead, Historian
5 Clarence Center Road
PO Box 227
Akron, NY 14001
Phone: 716-542-4573
Brief History

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Newstead, 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.


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