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Church Records


Archives, Libraries and Museums


Hepburn Library of Colton
84 Main Street
Colton, New York 13625
Phone: 315-262-2310
Facebook page
Collection includes genealogy records.


Colton Historical Society and Museum
P.O. Box 223
Colton, New York 13625
Phone: 315-262-2524
Hours: The archives may be visited at any time by appointment.

The archives consists of hundreds of photos and many ledgers and papers about the Town of Colton.  Over 1000 post cards and photographs have been scanned and uploaded for viewing.  See Photographs and Postards. 

Town Clerk

Colton Town Clerk
94 Main Street
Colton, New York 13625
Phone: 315-262-2810
Hours: Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm; Thursday 9 am - 6 pm

Town Historian

Colton Town Historian
4846-1 SH 56
Colton, New York 13625

The town historian has collected information on many of the Colton area families and is willing to share information and accept information on any families of the Colton-Pierrepont-Parishville area.

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Colton, 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




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