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United StatesGotoarrow.png New YorkGotoarrow.png Delaware CountyGotoarrow.pngTown of Stamford

United StatesGotoarrow.png New YorkGotoarrow.png Delaware CountyGotoarrow.pngVillage of Stamford



Church Records


Additional Sources:
Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History: The History of Delaware County[1] - The Town of Stamford.[2]


Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the largest online collection of 400 New York 1795-2007 newspapers. The instructions for this quirky site are needed to get the most out of it.

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the following Stamford, New York newspaper images:

  • Stamford NY Stamford Mirror 1874-1931


Archives, Libraries and Museums

Stamford Village Library
117 Main Street
Stamford, NY 12167-1029
Phone: 607-652-5001

Sunday: closed
Monday: closed
Tuesday: 12pm-5pm; 6pm-8pm
Wednesday: 12pm-5pm
Thursday: 12pm-5pm
Friday: 12pm-5pm
Saturday: 10am-1pm
(Always check for current hours if visiting the library)


Stamford Historical Society
64 Main Street
Stamford, NY 12167-1141
Phone: 607-652-7299

Hobart Historical Society
57 Cornell Avenue
PO Box 11
Hobart, NY 13788
Phone: 607-538-9279

Delaware County Historical Association
46549 State Hwy 10
Delhi, NY 13753
Phone: 607-746-3849

Town Clerk

Diane S. Grant
101 Maple Avenue
P.O. Box M
Hobart, NY 13788
Phone: 607-538-9421

Village Clerk

Madeline Hitt
P.O. Box 68
Stamford, NY 12167
Phone: 607-652-6671

Town Historian

Wallace Rich
12904 County Hwy. 18
Hobart, NY 13788
Phone: 607-538-9920

Village Historian

Anne Willis
10 Beaver Street
Stamford, NY 12167
Phone: 607-652-7839

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Stamford, 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


  1. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site., accessed 4 January 2012.
  2. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County - The Town of Stamford." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site., accessed 9 January 2012.



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