Middletown, New York

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Resources

Church Records

History

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

Repositories

Archives, Libraries and Museums

Public Library
Middletown does not have a library but check out Delaware County's Four County Library System to see towns close to Middletown that have public libraries. Possible libraries:

Fairview Public Library
43 Walnut Street
PO Box 609
Margaretville, NY 12455-0609
Phone: 845-586-3791

Hours:
Sunday: closed
Monday: 12:30pm-5pm
Tuesday: 12:30pm-5pm
Wednesday: 12:30pm-7pm
Thursday: 11am-5pm
Friday: 12:30pm-5pm
Saturday: 10am-2:30pm
(Always check for current hours if visiting the library)

Skene Memorial Library
1017 Main Street
PO Box 189
Fleischmanns, NY 12430
Phone: (845) 254-4581

Hours:
Sunday: closed
Monday: closed
Tuesday: 1pm-5pm
Wednesday: 1pm-5pm
Thursday: 1pm-5pm
Friday: 1pm-5pm
Saturday: 10am-2pm

The Catskill Center for Conservation and Development
P.O. Box 504
43355 State Route 28
Arkville, NY 12406
Phone: 845-586-2611
Fax: 845-586-3044
E-mail: cccd@catskillcenter.org

Hours:
Offices:Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm
The Catskill Center’s Erpf Gallery: Monday – Friday, 9am - 5pm.

Fleischmanns Museum of Memories
1017 Main Street
Fleischmanns, NY 12430
Phone: (845) 254-4581
Hours seasonal - call ahead
(Back of the Skene Memorial Library)

Round Barn of Halcottsville
46676 State Highway 30
PO Box 881
Halcottsville, NY 12438
Phone: 845-586-3326

Societies

Delaware County Historical Association
46549 State Hwy 10
Delhi, NY 13753
Phone: 607-746-3849
Email: dcha@delhi.net

Town Clerk

Russell Schebesta
Town Hall
42339 State Hwy 28
Margaretville, NY 12455

  • Mailing address is: P.O. Box 577
    Margaretville, NY 12455
    Phone: 845-586-4566

Town Historian

Shirley Davis
301 Brook Road
Margaretville, NY 12455
Phone: 845-586-4618

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Middletown, 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.


Newspapers

  • Middletown Daily Press. 1889-1893. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).
  • Middletown Daily Times. 1891-1894, 1906, 1915-1916. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).
  • Middletown Daily Argus. 1894-1899. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).
  • Middletown Times Press. 1906, 1916-1919. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).
  • Middletown Times Herald. 1910-1947. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).
  • Middletown Daily Herald. 1922-1925. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).
  • The Times Herald Record (Middletown, N.Y.). 1976-1977. Indexed and searchable at Ancestry ($).

Vital Records

References

  1. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/munsell.html, accessed 4 January 2012.
  2. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County - The Town of Middletown." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/books/munmid.html, accessed 6 January 2012.

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