Genoa, New York

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Church Records


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 Genoa, New York newspaper images:

  • Genoa NY Tribune 1891-1931


Archives, Libraries and Museums


The town of Genoa 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 Genoa that have public libraries.


Rural Life Museum
Genoa Historical Association
920 State Route 34b
PO Box 316
King Ferry, New York 13081
Phone: (315) 364-8202
Email :

Smith's General Store Museum
Route 90
Genoa, NY 13071
Phone: (315) 497-1830
Hours: By appointment only.


Cayuga-Owasco Lakes Historical Society
14 West Cayuga Street
P.O. Box 247
Moravia, NY 13118-0247
Phone: 315-497-3906

Genoa Historical Association
920 State Route 34b
PO Box 316
King Ferry, New York 13081
Phone: (315) 364-8202
Email :

East Genoa Historical Society[1]
PO Box 778
Genoa, NY 13071
Phone: (315) 497-0478

Town Clerk

Town Of Genoa, Clerk
1000 Bartnick Road
Genoa, NY 13071
Phone: (315) 364-5505
Fax: (315) 364-8090

Town Historian

Hans Pecher, Historian
1219 Bartnick Rd.,
Genoa, NY 13071
Phone: 315-364-8796

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Genoa, 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.

Vital Records


  1. 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.