Boylston, New York
Genealogical Resources: History of Boylston, NY
Archives, Libraries and Museums
The town of Boylston does not have a library but check out the Finger Lakes Library System, of which Oswego County is a part of, to locate the towns close to Boylston that have public libraries.
Oswego Public Library
Genealogical Resources: Cemetery and town records, censuses and newspapers, directories, and local historical journals. Available Genealogical Information
Half-Shire Historical Society
1100 County Route 48
PO Box 73
Richland, NY 13144-0073
Phone: (315) 298-3620
E-mail: halfshire @hotmail.com
Hours limited: Call for times or an appointment.
Oswego County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 3025
Oswego, New York 13126
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.
Boylston Town Clerk
1116 Co. Rt. 50
Lacona, NY 13083
The Town Clerk has the records of birth and death for the Town.
Boylston Town Historian
906 N. Church Rd. Lacona 13083
Collection: Cemetery records and genealogical files.
Birth, death and marriage records have to be obtained through the town clerk.
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Boylston, 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.
- Central New York Genealogical Society at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nycnygs/index.htm (accessed 1 November 2011).