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Genealogical Resources: History of Richford, NY
Archives, Libraries and Museums
The town of Richford does not have a library but check out the Finger Lakes Library System, of which Tompkins County is a part of, to locate the towns close to Richford that have public libraries.
The Richford Historical Society
PO Box 28
Richrod, NY 13835-0028
Tioga County Historical Society
Genealogical Resources: Census, family files, newspapers, local history, and surname index cards. Be sure to review their Research Services.
Genealogical Resources: According to the website: "The Crooked Lake Review is a local history magazine for the Conhocton, Canisteo, Tioga, Chemung and Genesee river valleys, and for the Finger Lakes and Lake Ontario regions of New York State.". This website deals with stories, histories and information dealing with people, events, and places in relationship to the area.
Judith Thurston, Clerk
7 Bowery Lane
Richford, NY 13835
William Sherwood, Historian
66 Robinson Hollow Road
Richford, NY 13835
Phone: Phone: 607-539-6283
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Richford, 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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