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Resources

Church Records

  • 1826-1859 - Frost, Josephine C. Marriages by Rev. Henry Hermance at Reformed Dutch Church of North Hempstead, Long Island (Formerly Success): 1826-1859. Brooklyn, N.Y., 1913. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

Church Records

North Hempstead was first settled in 1640.[1]

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

The Bryant Library
2 Paper Mill Road
Roslyn, NY 11576
Phone: 516-621-2240
Email

Genealogical Resources: Bryant Room houses the local history collection that includes 19th and 20th century books, mapts, photographs,newspaper clippings, letters and documents.  They also have a special collection that includes materials on William Cullen Bryant, Clarence H. Mackay and Christopher Morley. List of collections.  Hours vary from the library. You can also make an appointment.

Societies

Town of North Hempstead Historical Society[2]
Office of the Town Clerk
200 Plandome Road
Manhasset, NY 11030
Phone: 516-627-5664
Email: nsai@optonline.net

Town Clerk

Town Clerk's Office[3]
200 Plandome Rd.
Box 3000
Manhasset,NY 11030
Phone: 516-869-7646
Fax: 516-627-1714
Email: grossl@northhempstead.com

Unincorporated Communities within the Town of North Hempstead include:
Albertson; Carle Place; Glenwood Landing; Great Neck Gardens; Greenvale; Harbor Hills; Herricks; Manhasset; Manhasset Hills; New Cassel; North New Hyde Park; Port Washington; Roslyn Heights; Saddle Rock Estates; Searington; Strathmore; University Gardens and Williston Park.

Incorporated Villages using Town of North Hempstead Registrar:
Baxter Estates; Great Neck; Great Neck Estates; Kensington; Kings Point; Manorhaven; North Hills; Port Washington North; Roslyn Estates; Russell Gardens; Saddle Rock

Town Historian

Town of North Hempstead[4]
220 Plandome Road
P.O. Box 3000
Manhasset, New York, 11030

Town Records

North Hempstead town records were published in seven volumes.[1]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for North Hempstead, 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. 1.0 1.1 Orville B. Ackerly, "Long Island Town Records," New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 48, No. 1 (Jan. 1917):75-76. Digital versions at Internet Archive - free; New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 48.
  2. 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), 434. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.
  3. Bentley, Genealogist's, 434. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.
  4. Bentley, Genealogist's, 434. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.

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