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Princetown, New York
Map of New York highlighting Schenectady County
Schenectady County's location in the state of New York
Founded 1798




Fairview Cemetery

North Kelley Road, Schenectady, NY next to the Community Fellowship Church, 3616 Currybush Rd, Schenectady, NY

Old Princetown Presbyterian Church Burial Plot

Located at the corner of Weast Rd & Rte 159, Princetown, NY. Contact Irma Mastrean (518) 864-5218.

Princetown Reformed Church Cemetery

Rte. 20, Gifford’s Corners. Princetown Evangelical Presbyterian Church Phone: 518-355-0794 ext 103.

Church Records

  • 1794-1828 - "Marriages of the Dutch Reformed Churches of Helderbergh, Jerusalem, New Salem, and Princetown, New York, 1795-1855," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, 1794-1802: Vol. 94, No. 2 (Apr. 1963):83-92; 1802-1808: Vol. 94, No. 4 (Oct. 1963):214-223; 1809-1813: Vol. 95, No. 1 (Jan. 1964):46-51; 1814-1818: Vol. 95, No. 4 (Oct. 1964):233-238; 1818-1828: Vol. 96, No. 1 (Jan. 1965):40-47. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 94-96.


Archives, Libraries and Museums


Princetown Historical Society[1]
Rd 5 Weast Road
Schenectady, NY 12306

According to the Schenectady Digital History Archive, the Princetown Historical Society has disbanded.

Town Clerk

Town Clerk[2]
Carol McClaine
165 Princetown Plaza
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone: 518-357-4045 ext 10
Fax: 518-357-4048

Town Historian

Town Historian[3]
Irma Mastrean
North Kelly Road
Schenectady, NY 12306
Phone: 518-864-5218

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Princetown, 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


  1. The Official Home of Schenectady County, New York at (accessed 9 December 2011).
  2. Schenectady Digital History Archive, Schenectady County, City and Town Clerks, Historians and Historical Societies at, accessed 9 December 2011.
  3. Schenectady Digital History Archive, Schenectady County, City and Town Clerks, Historians and Historical Societies at, accessed 9 December 2011.



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