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Resources

Church Records

  • 1761–1873 First Presbyterian Church FHL Film 913463 Item 1 Microreproduction of original records at the Presbyterian Historical Society in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Includes members, marriages, baptisms.
  • 1786–1832 Hanover Presbyterian Church FHL Film 468343 Item 1 Microreproduction of original records at the Presbyterian Historical Society in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Church records, 1785-1832; Baptisms, 1785-1829; Marriages, 1785-1795.
  • 1787–1864 Mildred E. Struble. Records of the Congregational Church, Yorktown, Westchester County, New York : baptisms, 1833 to 1864, marriages, 1833 to 1863, deaths, 1832-1864, members, 1787-1849 FHL Film 982345 Item 7 and Book 974.7277/Y2 K2s.
  • 1788–1891 Baptist Church FHL Film 2027119 Items 1-4. Microfilm of handwritten ms. at Westchester County Historical Society, Elmsford, New York. Predominently minutes, correspondence, with some mention of approval for baptism and membership.
  • 1806–1865 Presbyterian Church FHL Film 2027119 Item 5. Microfilm of handwritten ms. at Westchester County Historical Society, Elmsford, New York.

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Societies

Yorktown Historical Society[1]
PO Box 355
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Phone: 914-962-5722 ext 440

Town Clerk

Town Clerk[2]
Alice E. Rokar
Yorktown Town Hall
363 Underhill Avenue
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Phone: 914-962-5722 ext. 209
Fax: 914-962-6591

Town Historian

Town Historian[3]
Doris P. Auser
Town Hall
363 Underhill Avenue
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Phone: 914-962-5722

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Yorktown, 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. Yorktown Historical Society at http://www.yorktownhistory.org/ (accessed 15 December 2011).
  2. About the Town Clerk's Office at http://www.yorktownny.org/townclerk/about-town-clerks-office (accessed 13 December 2011).
  3. Elizabeth Petty Bentley, County Courthouse Book, 3rd ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 499. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24bena 2009.

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