Moira, New York
Archives, Libraries and Museums
Town of Moira Historical Association
St. Rt. 776
Moira, NY 12957
Contact: Sue Robideau (210 Co. Rt. 8, Brushton, 12916)
Hours: May 1 thru November 7: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., or by calling 518-529-6080 for an appointment.
Collection: Collection pertinent to the township. Items in general store, hardware store, railroad, barber shop, school supplies, military, bank and church can be found. Scrapbooks for area churches, postcards and schools, as well as Moira's first ballot box available on-site. Genealogy collection is located upstairs. Restrictions: On-site use only.
Moira Town Clerk
Kathleen B. Laramay
P.O. Box 150
Moira, NY 12957
Phone: 518-529-6080. The Town Clerk has the records of birth, death, or marriage for the Town.
Moira Town Historian
Joyce M. Ranieri has NOT been Town Historian for several years now! I resigned because I was too busy!
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Moira, 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.
For cemetery information see http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~frgen/franklin/franklin_index.htm