Glens Falls, New York

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Church Records

City Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Glens Falls, 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.


Archives, Libraries and Museums

Crandall Public Library
251 Glen Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Phone: 518.792.6508, Ext. 239
Collection: Books, serials, photographs, maps, scrapbooks, family papers, organizational records, art collections, folklife research, and many other materials are actively added each year, catalogued and stored in an archival environment, and made available to the public via our staffed Research Center. Local history and genealogy, especially Glens Falls, New York; nearby communities and other parts of New York state. Library has microfilms of many Glens Falls and vicinity newspapers. Folklife Center has microfiche copy of New York State vital records indexes and much genealogical and historical material.


Glens Falls - Queensbury Historical Association
Chapman Historical Museum
348 Glen Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Phone: 518–793-2826
The Historical Association operates the Chapman Historical Museum. They have a regional history center with a local history library/archives.

City Clerk

Glens Falls Clerk
Robert A. Curtis
City Hall
42 Ridge Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Phone: 518-761-3803
Fax: 518-743-0663
The City Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the city.

City Historian

Glens Falls Historian
Wayne Wright
42 Ridge Street
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Phone: 518-761-3800
Has Glens Falls Bay Street Cemetery transcript online. First person buried there was John P. Coffin d. Apr. 10, 1854.

Vital Records

1997–present Glens Falls, New York Obituary Index