Locke, New York
Genealogical Resources: History of Locke, NY
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 Locke, New York newspaper images:
- Locke NY The Locke Courier 1907-1910
Archives, Libraries and Museums
The town of Locke does not have a library but check out the Finger Lakes Library System, of which Cayuga County is a part of, to locate the towns close to Locke that have public libraries.
Cayuga-Owasco Lakes Historical Society
14 West Cayuga Street
P.O. Box 247
Moravia, NY 13118-0247
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.
Locke History Explorers
4941 Harris Hill
Locke, NY 13092
Town of Locke, Clerk
703 State Route 38
Locke, NY 13092
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Locke, 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).
- Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogist's Address Book: State and Local Resources, with Special Resources Including Ethnic and Religious Organizations, 6th ed. (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Pub., 2009), 381. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D24ben 2009.