Shirley is a New York born researcher with many dead ends in New York. She gave a great talk at
the Lemon Grove Library Wednesday evening. Sharing many urls for researchers to use to help break their brick walls. Url's shared below with her permission.
Below is the list of urls she shared.
Upstate NY genealogy
inventory of known repositories
“Search over 5,692,000 Old New York Historical Newspaper Pages”
Northern NY Library Network
The New Netherland Project
Information on settlement by Dutch
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
The New York State Archives Cultural Education Center on Madison Avenue in Albany. There it cares for and provides access to more than 130 million documents that tell the story of New York from the seventeenth century to the present.
Where To Get Copies of Birth And Death Certificates In NYS
Where To Get Copies of Marriage & Divorce Certificates In NYS
New York State Department of Health
New York USGenWeb Project
NY State Archives
Immigrant ships Transcribers Guild
Irish immigration at Ellis Island in historic passenger records
Irish Immigrants in America during the 19th Century
Online New York City Guides to http://www.americanancestors.org/nyc-research-guide-pt1/
Holland Company info
Quakers NY wills
Town maps for a central area of NY
American Memory Panoramic Maps 1847-1929 - New York
From the Geography and Map Division, Library of Congress.
An Interesting site Please explore
A commercial site dealing in New York State history as well as genealogy books. Also has a page of New York State genealogy societies and other helpful resources
Association of Public Historians of NY State
Preemption line information
Enchanted Mountains Genealogy Society
History From America's Most Famous Valleys
NEW YORK STATE QUERIES
Long Island Genealogy
This is a large site covering Long Island, New York resources, and Genealogy information.
Rootsweb Town Search