Smithfield, New York
Genealogical Resources: History of Smithfield, NY
Archives, Libraries and Museums
The town of Smithfield does not have a library but check out the Mid York Library System of which Madison County is a part of, to locate the towns close to Smithfield that have public libraries.
Oneida Public Library
Genealogical resources: Local History Room
Smithfield Community Association
5255 Pleasent Valley Road
Peterboro, NY 13134-0042
Genealogical Resources: The Mary King Research Library collections includes the following items, family names, newspapers on microfilm, vital stats, census records and more.The Society also has an online newsletter.
Genealogical Resources: The Town Clerk issues Birth and Death certificates, birth and death transcripts and burial transit permits and is responsible for keeping a permanent record of all births, deaths, and marriages tat occur within the town since 1883.
To locate additional published and transcribed records for Smithfield, 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.