There are many types of census records for Orange County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for , , , , , Orange Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for , , and Industry and Agriculture is available for , , and Union Veterans Schedules can be obtained for There are New York State censuses from , , , , , , , , , You can get free downloadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research.
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What genealogical records can I find in the Orange County Courthouse? Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Orange County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in New York courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless New York residents. Linda Rae Lind - posted Rebecca was born about in New York according to census records.
Published genealogies and many online family trees list her maiden name as Strong. Most do not list her parents or give information about possible siblings. My great aunt had a photo of a man and woman. Two notes are on the back. Henderson and wife. However, online family trees offer confusing information. Some say James and Nancy did have a son named Lafayette, but he was born in , not Others list a daughter named Rebecca born about , but no one has any other information about her.
Rebecca married Alfred Beach about Also I believe this is him in this Army record. Enlisted 12 june in Buffalo, NY. And a Solomon Beach buried in Kansas, where he was living. Solomon Beach, Birth: Dec. Michael W Bruce - posted Following this family back to John Beach in the s. Have info to share. David Seely - posted Time period from through present. Ronnie Beadle - posted Letitia Beagle born Feb. Was she daughter of John R. Thank you for any information. Joanne Coontz - posted Much circumstantial evidence says John was son of Moses and Sally Beagle who who lived in Davenport from to John also lived in Davenport from to about on land purchased from Gideon Wilbur.
John was born in Schoharie in Moses and Sally were living in Schoharie in the census with a male child under John got married in Worcester, Otsego Co. Moses was enumerated in Worcester in the census without a male of John's age.
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Moses purchased land near Gideon Wilbur in and his son, Daniel, married Gideon's daughter. Jackie Reiss - posted Son of Daniel and Sarah Koons Beagle. New York. He is buried in Hales Eddy. He was a local or traveling pastor in the Methodist-Episcopal Church in the 's. Volunteers during the Civil War. William Beagle later changed the spelling of his name to Begeal. Matt Kerns - posted And the Day family also. Any info would be extremely helpful.
They went to Ind. Lyda Fleehart Loehring - posted Beams was the superintendent of schools in South Kortright until His father was Charles Henry Beams. Amyers77 aol. Beardsley and wife Jerusha. Jim - posted Where did they come from? Am trying to make a connection with the Whitney families in the Town of Middletown. Their grandmother was Nellie Beardsley and have been unable to determine her parents.
She would have been born, between , probably. She was married to Jonathan Freeman who died in Delaware Co. Appreciate any information. Aileen - posted They had the following children all born in Delaware County: Alexander G. The family moved to Illinois and then to Monticello, Jones Co. Will be happy to share information. Nancy Troxel Schatz - posted Any information on the family when they lived in Griffin Corners will be appreciated.
George Becker - posted Living there in the census. His parents or any info. Carol Wilson - posted They lived in Tompkins Twp. Mary Beth Damiani - posted Does anyone have photos of any of these people? I would love to see what his friends looked like. Beth - posted He was born February 11, and was listed as living with his Father in Nobody has any information regarding his date of death.
Beth Beers Rupert - posted This is the line that I am through. Would like to know where they lived I believe it was Beers Brook or Beerston. Can you help me with any information on them? Sue Gross MacDonald - posted If anyone can help me with information on this person, I would appreciate it.
Thanks, and have a nice day. They moved into a house on Shepherd Hill, and were there for only one year, before going back to Beers Brook with Turney and Mrs. In , they moved to South Street in Walton, and that is where they stayed. I have the actual South Street address, but I am interested in locating the actual address on Shepherd Hill, if at all possible, so anyone that has a census from around that time, or knows of another means of obtaining the address, and could tell me the number of the house, it would be greatly appreciated.
Also, anyone who knows where Shepherd Hill in Walton is located, would you please tell me that, as well? Thanks for any help you can give me in this matter. I really appreciate it. Any idea where I can find a book called "On Rock Rift"? Jim Beers - posted Keith P. Oliver - posted BEERS m. John H. Tim Aley - posted May 1, , Farifield Co. Also need his children, their dates, spouses, etc. Marilyn L. Nichols Trumbull - posted Was a tailor by trade.
Know of the following ch. Frances E. Caroline C. Warren Pickett - posted Patricia Farris - posted Fletcher Bishop - posted One of the descendant names is Tarbox. Catherine T. Maloney - posted Patty in turn appears to be the daughter of Isaac Jackson and Jane Purvis buried near Patty , but Jane would have been about when Patty was born.
Although Jane seems young, this may have been the case or some dates may be wrong, since I've seen some claims that she was 16 when she came to America with her parents. John Schatzel - posted Another source suggests that he served as town clerk of Harpersfield in I would like to verify any of the above information and determire how long Enos was a resident of Harpersfield. Was he married there? His wife was Ruth Smith? Any information on Amasa Smith would be appreciated, as well.
After Enos' death his children were entrusted to Amasa Smith of Jefferson in the county of Schoharie. Bill Minnich - posted BELL - I am researching the following persons, esp. Enos Bell and wife Ruth. After the death of Enos, Ruth married Amasa Smith as he was given guardianship of the children.
Enos Bell of Harpersfield, NY--d. Feb 20, ; Their children: K. Bell b. Dec 15, , d. Jun 26, ; Julius A. Bell, b. Apr 5, ; Oroline Bell, b. May 15, ; Milo A. Aug 12, ; Candace Bell, b. July 15, ; Austin M. June 3, Maryln Tetzlaff - posted Richard Kearns - posted How can I find out where he was born? Barbara Adam - posted Wondering where he came from, any other family?
Did one of his family marry into Harkness line? John Hutchins - posted Joan Morrison Payne - posted Bob Rowe - posted Name also was spelled Bemiss and Bemus. Charles was my grandfather born July 31, Julia Heider - posted I would like an obituary or some other document to use for further research. Maria was born August 12, She married Fred Jay McClenon. There is a Daniel Benedict on the Census with a daughter named Maria but I am not sure if he is the one I am looking for. If you can help me out please email me. Gabriele Hammon - posted He was born 15 Jan Married Maria Priscilla Raymond on 10 Jan His children included Frances Anna Benedict However, Linus Benedict's death date was not found by previous researcher.
Bob McClenon - posted Brown, Jr. Sophia married William H. Steven Brown - posted Would be appreciative of any information for this family. Judy Kay Bennett - posted Years ago, I met Shirley Houck and she was a great help. I was so sorry to learn that she had passed in I understand there was a reunion at the Delaware County Historical Society in He left Lake County in , and we have been unable to discover what became of him.
Any information would be most welcome. Diana Dretske - posted I believe Asahel's parents were Asahel and Abigail. Asahel G. Any help on this line is greatly appreciated! Willing to share anything I have. Dwight Mott - posted Deb Bennett - posted My grandmothers name was Helen she was African American, her son's name was Frederick. I am also trying to find a half sister I have only seen once. I am the only child and have a sense of urgency before I move on. Alvin Bennett - posted Bennett 15 Nov - 10 Oct m. Bellezora Brundage 28 Oct - 16 Apr and wanting to exchange information contact me at: Bruce Boyd - posted Jan Klempa - posted His wife's name was Maude.
He had two children Lulu Bennett who died in and Augusta Lorraine. Ferris - posted Also have information on his father Gersham, and his sons. His sons are Matthew, George, and Daniel. Donna - posted Where are John and Anny from , What happened to them? I think Glover went to Ontario.
Need anything. Sue Jackson - posted Bennett, b. He is listed in the Sullivan County, NY census. He was married to Emaling?. Possibly married more than once. He had a son named Edgar, b. It could be possible that his father's name was also Zebedee and that this Zebedee's wife's name was Elizabeth and they were from Putnam County. Carol Parrella - posted Carolyn - posted He married Mary Ewing and had several children, among them William and Edward.
Thank you so much. Karyn C - posted Mildred Dempsey - posted Mother may have been Indian. Pension papers say he was white. An ancestor was adopted by the Bentley family, was said to have been of the Claus family. Any help will be deeply appreciated. She was born in Oct and died in She is buried in Sidney in Highland Cemetery in section C.
It is possible her maiden name was not Smith. This family lived in NY and PA. I would like to know if she was Samuel Smith's daughter or granddaughter.
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Does anyone know of an obituary or death certificate? Susan Larson - posted I am having a difficult time locating my gg grandfather on any census earlier than and , he died in Central Bridge in Mickey Ruiz - posted My 4th great grandfather was Edward C Berray and he married twice. I am trying to find out who her parents were. I would appreciate all information on these people.
Roberta Inglet - posted I think that they may have lived in, or been from, Delaware County. She was born on Any info appreciated.
Mary McPeake - posted Would appreciate any help you can give. I am in Florida and it makes it difficult to check out these areas. Carol Graves - posted Both families lived near Hancock. Would like to exchange info with other researchers. Judy Penrod Purcell - posted NY there is a listing for Simeon Bidwell age 81 with wife Laura age Simeon's first wife was Clarisa Ayers who died Dec.
Matthew's Church yard, Unadilla, Otsego Co. Who was the "Laura" listed on the census? Some Bidwell researchers have Clarisa's middle name as Laura. Even so, Clarisa was age 66 when she died in , so she could not be the same "Laura" as shown on the census. Simeon Bidwell's death certificate dated does not list a wife, so I assume Laura died before An help in solving the mystery of who Laura was, would be greatly appreciated. Does anyone know Laura's previous surname? I believe Simeon and Laura married between and , in or around Sidney.
Are there any marriage listings for these years? Is there any record of death for a Laura Bidwell? According to the census his father was born in Germany. I know he married Minnie Calkins. They had a son named Frederick C. Euphemia Kilpatrick.
Gene Dauch - posted Jeff Hames - posted Mansell's The History of Delaware County chapter on Middletown a Jacob Bieterman is listed as being a member in of a brass band in Margaretville. Michael Bieterman - posted David's wife was named Abagail Creeley also born in New York. Please any information on the family please contact me at Byank msn. Bridget Yankowitz - posted It says they lived in Delaware, N. I am not sure. Any information appreciated. They lived in Chemung County NY. George Birge from Davenport Center in a Oneonta newspaper column.
George is one of our lost ancestors - maybe this George is the one? Scott Birge - posted His son Peter Bigsby Bixby b about Any info about Barton. Barton was born in Meredith. DeneBourne - posted Shaver, making her my great-great grandmother.
Jill A. Lutz - posted Bishop b Their children were Hattie, Miles, Ray and Harry. Does anyone know who Harvey's parents were? Bob Bishop - posted My grandfather was Miles H. Michaela - posted Settled in Bloomville, Delhi, Kortright areas. John Lindberg - posted Carol Bixby Marrin - posted William Black and family lived on the headwaters of Betty Brook in Kortright Center, Town of Kortright and settled there in the 's. William Black's naturalization papers were done in July of Margaret Mitchell and William Black both listed their origin as Ireland.
I am trying to determine what year they came, did they come as a couple already married or did they marry in Kortright. I have looked at all the census records and note that their were other Mitchell families in Kortright, but the Margaret listed is older. William Black appears to have had a brother Hugh who shows up in Kortright after William. If I could determine the year they arrived then I may be able to find the vessal and passenger information. Gregory Cooke - posted Blair who was born and raised in Bovina Center NY. He had one sibling, a sister named Helen.
Helen married Marshall Thompson and she was a widowed school teacher and lived in the family homestead until about My great grandfather's name was John Blair and I do not have any information on his wife's name at this time. She went to an infirmary because of cataracts and has since died. Can you help me locate the old homestead and my paternal Great Grandmothers name and maiden name?
Paula Blair Gratzer - posted All throughout the census years Anne indicated born in NY. In , her son indicated she was born in Delaware. I'm wondering if she was born in Delaware, NY. Any info. She was born about , probably in Delaware County. Michael F. Cavenaugh - posted I am searching for any information on him, including his parents.
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He was married there in by a Rev. Maxwell to a Hannah Frost. Carol Blanchard - posted James Blanchard was born in Killingly, CT.
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He married Mary Wolfe in , but I don't know where. He died 7 May in Ostego, NY. Mary was born 30 Oct in NY. She died 19 Mar, in NY. Most of their 19 children were born in Franklin Township, Delaware Co. She married Simon Swarts. He was born in Davenport, Delaware Co. Their daughter Catherine Jane was born in Delaware Co. This family migrated to Oregon in or Did any of Polly's siblings go with them?
I am also looking for the parents of Simon Swarts. Peggy Bollenbaugh - posted They had 13 children. Their daughter Maria Mary married James Blanchard b. NY and raised 19 children. I am seeking info. Susan Rosenbloom - posted Dorothy Sollecito - posted I have their marriage lisence and her babtismal record but have not been able to connect her to her family. Sylvester i know was part of a large family and I have his brothers,sisters and fathers name but not his mother, none before that.
I believe Sylvester wasw born in either Middletown or Fleischmann's. My Mother and aunt were born in one of them also. My mother wrote on one piece of paper that It was Fliescvhmann's and on another one that it was Middletown.
She was born in either or 3. Thank you for any help you can give me. Connie - posted My great great grandmother was Mary Blish, she married Chauncey N. Stephen P. Comency - posted One of his sons was Jacob Bliss, born or at Walton. Jacob is my great great grandfather.
What I am interested in discovering is where William Bliss came from and who were his parents? Jim Bliss - posted Blowers - born in Cortland County NY in Clark Published in , and contributed to Archive. Available to read online or to download in a number of formats. Middletown: Metropolis of Orange County A booklet from created by the Business Men's Association of Middletown highlighting many of the prominant features of the city.
See also their page on Harry Clay. Eager A digitized book originally published in , located on Archive. History, maps, news, government and other information concerning the area in the Town of Wallkill known as Scotchtown. Some of the site is still under construction.