Cemetery records are a great way to get vital records information, such as birth, death, and sometimes names of spouses. Often cemetery records can substitute as census records, in cases where there were no census records.
This webpage gives you access to several online databases containing New York cemetery records, as well as related genealogy in New York. The links presented to the right should get your pointed in the right direction.
You will notice that while many of the New York cemeteries resources presented here are free, some do require a fee to access.
On this page you will find the most comprehensive databases containing cemetery records of New York. We also suggest searching for "New York cemeteries" using Google.com, which will yield more such resources.
We would like to thank Rootsweb for graciously donating the server space to us so that we may provide this website to you.
Online New York Cemeteries
New York Cemeteries - cemetery records of cemeteries in New York is what you will find here. Tombstone transcriptions of hundreds of cemeteries in New York, including national cemeteries, public and private cemeteries, and hard-to-find cemeteries are available here. - FREE
National Cemeteries in New York
- Albany Rural Cemetery - Albany, Albany County, New York
- Bath National Cemetery - Bath, Steuben County, New York
- Calverton National Cemetery - Calverton, Suffolk County, New York
- Cypress Hills National Cemetery - Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
- Long Island National Cemetery - Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York
- Saratoga National Cemetery - Schuylerville, Saratoga County, New York
- Woodlawn National Cemetery - Elmira, Chemung County, New York
Other New York Genealogy Records
New York Public Records - conduct a search of New York public records including, birth, marriage, and death records.
New York Genealogy Records- quick access to census records, military records, links to other great New York genealogy sites, and more can be found here
New York Genealogy Queries- Perform a surname search here to see if there are any other New York genealogists who share the same family lines. Post your own queries, and get responses from other people willing to help you with your New York genealogy research
New York Birth Records - Records of New York births are indexed and accessible from this site. Enter a surname search to find New York birth records. There is also information on how to obtain New York birth certificates, as well as links to other online sources for New York birth records.
New York death records - Look up New York death records by entering a person's name
New York marriage records - Search the online New York marriage records database for names of brides and grooms.
New York Obituaries - Search for New York obituaries in thousands of newspaper titles, going as far back as 1815 up to the present time. You will also find links to other New York obituary sites.
New York City Directories - City directories for New York cities can be searched here, showing you the town your ancestors lived in, and on what day they lived there. This is a great way to identify place of residence, for purposes of obtaining other records.
New York Birth Certificates - Learn how to obtain copies of New York birth certificates and perform a search for birth certificates by entering a person's name.
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