Schuyler County, New York Courthouses

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County Clerk

Schuyler County Clerk
105 Ninth Street, Unit 8
Watkins Glen, New York 14891
Phone: 607-535-8133
Fax: 607-535-8130
Hours: Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm

Available Records

Records of documents filed with the County Clerk have been retained since 1855 when Schuyler became a county. The County Clerk maintains, by name, an index of Deeds, Leases, Mortgages, Judgments, Federal Tax Liens, Court proceedings, Business Names and Corporations with indexes dating from 1855. There are transcribed copies of indices from Steuben, Chemung and Tompkins Counties, the three counties Schuyler was formed from. The office also has the local census from the years 1855, 1860, 1864, 1870, 1875, 1880, 1915 and 1925 as well as naturalization records including applications for citizenship, declarations of intentions to become a citizen, and petitions that date from 1864 - 1954.

Surrogate's Court

Schuyler County Surrogate’s Court
105 Ninth Street
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-7144[1]


  1. Genealogy: Pathfinders: Court Directory, New York State Archives,, accessed 4 January 2011.