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Resources

Church Records

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

The town of Carolina 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 Caroline that have public libraries.

Tompkins County Public Library
Attention: Nancy Stoehr
101 East Green Street
Ithaca, New York 14850
Phone: 607-272-4556
Fax: 607-272-8111

Genealogical Resources: Local history, newspapers, books

The History Center of Tompkins County
401 E. State, Suite 100
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: (607) 273-8284
Fax: (607) 273-6107

Genealogical Resources: Research and Reference Services
County Timeline, Books, Maps, vital records, family name files, pictures, and much more.

Mary Williams, Research Librarian
Phone: 607-273-8284 x8
E-mail: library@thehistorycenter.net

Donna Eschenbrenner,Archivist
Phone:607-273-8284 x4
Email:archives@TheHistoryCenter.net

Societies

Finger Lakes Genealogical Society[1]
PO Box 581
Seneca Falls, New York 13148

Central New York Genealogical Society[2]
Box 104, Calvin Station
Syracuse, New York 13205
E-mail: CNYSG@yahoo.com

Genealogical Resources: The Historian may provide access to obituaries, vital records, church records, maps, and family files or journals. Some historians provide search services for their office records and others may refer you to local genealogists who research in the area.

Town Clerk

Caroline Town Clerk
Town Office Building
2668 Slaterville Road
P.O. Box 136
Slaterville Springs, NY 14881
Phone: 607-539-6400
Email: clerk@townofcaroline.org
The Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the town.

Town Historian

Caroline Town Historian
Barbara Kone
P.O. Box 136
Slaterville Springs, NY 14881
Phone: 607-539-6464
Email: carolinehistorian@yahoo.com

Genealogical Resources: Collection includes history books, personal diaries and journals, scrap books, newspapers, early magazines, old-time pictures, church records, genealogies. See their website for more information.

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Caroline, 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

Marriage

References

  1. 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), 473. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.
  2. Central New York Genealogical Society at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nycnygs/index.htm (accessed 1 November 2011).

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