New York Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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== Collection Time Period  ==
 
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The collection covers the years 1629 through 1971.
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The collection covers the years 1629 through 1971.  
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
The records are images from probate records in various county Surrogate Courts in New York. The content of the probate records and their year range vary by county. Most records end in the 1920s with some indexes continuing to the year 1971. This collection does not include records from metropolitan New York at this time.
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The records are images from probate records in various county Surrogate Courts in New York. The content of the probate records and their year range vary by county. Most records end in the 1920s with some indexes continuing to the year 1971. This collection does not include records from metropolitan New York at this time.  
  
 
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Revision as of 16:02, 23 June 2011

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Contents

Collection Time Period

The collection covers the years 1629 through 1971.

Record Description

The records are images from probate records in various county Surrogate Courts in New York. The content of the probate records and their year range vary by county. Most records end in the 1920s with some indexes continuing to the year 1971. This collection does not include records from metropolitan New York at this time.

Record Content

How to Use the Record

Record History

Why This Record Was Created

Record Reliability

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Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection

  • United States. Bureau of the Census. 12th census, 1900, digital images, From FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: September 29, 2006), Arizona Territory, Maricopa, Township 1, East Gila, Salt River Base and Meridian; sheet 9B, line 71.
  • Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1933, digital images, from FamilySearch Internet (www.familysearch.org: April 22, 2010), Baptism of Adolfo Fernandez Jimenez, 1 Feb. 1910, San Pedro Apóstol, Cuahimalpa, Distrito Federal, Mexico, film number 0227023.

Sources of information for This Collection

New York. Probate Records,1629-1971. Various county surrogate courts throughout New York.