Colesville, New York
Archives, Libraries, and Museums
Nineveh Public Library
3029 NY State Hwy 7
Ninevah, New York 13813-0124
Broome County Library
Genealogical Resources: The Local History and Genealogy Center is located in this facility which had many resources for genealogical research (census, newspapers, military, vital records, local history).
c/o Old Onaquaga Historical Society
St. Luke's Church
PO Box 318
Harpursville, NY 13787
Old Onaquaga Historical Society
Genealogical Resources: The purpose of The Old Onaquaga Historical Society is to maintain and present the Museum at St. Luke's Church to visitors throughout the summer and fall. The museum is a repository of much local history.
Broome County Historical Society
Colesville Town Clerk
P.O. Box 27
780 Welton Street
Harpursville, New York 13787
Hours: Monday - Friday 9 am to noon and 1 - 4 pm.
The Town Clerk can provide certified copies of birth, death and marriage reocrds to authorized individuals for a fee. Indentification is required.
Colesville Town Historian
33 Porter Hollow Road
Port Crane, New York 13833
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Colesville, 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.