Dutchess County Genealogical Society

New at the Library as of October 2002


Hudson, New York Newspapers, Volume 1 Deaths Transcribed by Arthur C. M. Kelly and published by Kinship.

Includes published death records from "The Balance and Columbian Repository" for 1802-1811, and for "The Rural Repository or Bower of Literature" 1824-1851. 223 pages, indexed (Call# 974.77/Col).

NYG&B Record Vol.133 #3 (July, 2002)

  • The Gerritsen-Willemsen Family Record, and the Williamson Family of Gravesend (to be cont.)
  • Italian Naming Patterns and Necronyms: Six Generations of the Vallarelli Family as an Example of the Effect of Immigration
  • The Unrecorded Will of Edmund Titus, 1706
  • 1823 and 1825 Militia Muster Rolls from Chester, Orange County
  • The Family of Dirck Janszen Woertman of Brooklyn Ferry (some Dutchess connections, concl.)
  • The Penn(e)ys of Harwich, Massachusetts, and Upstate New York (some Dutchess connections, concl.)
  • Family Record: Coger-Martling
  • Annual meeting notes, accession list,and book reviews

Westchester County Genealogical Society Newsletter Vol.19 #2 (October, 2002)

  • Genealogical calendar, new members, news & announcements of interest to the genealogical community
  • Summary of September meeting - "WCGS 20th Anniversary Celebration"
  • "Focus on Dobbs Ferry" Pt.1
  • Queries

SLVGS News Vol.18 #4 (Winter 2001) [St. Lawrence County, NY area]

  • Genealogical calendar of events & meetings, society news, queries
  • Heuvelton New Items (c1902-1903)
  • Joseph A. Cummings of St. Lawrence County, NY & Davenport, Iowa (pension affidavits)
  • Marriage of Solomon Babcock & Pamelia A. Smith (pension affidavits and marriage record)
  • Miscellany

Heritage Hunters Vol.10 #5 (October-November 2002) [Saratoga County, NY area]

  • Regular features such as genealogical calendar of events, meetings, new members, queries, news items of interest to genealogists, Who’s who in HH, President’s message
  • “In Days of Yore” and other newspaper excerpts
  • Albany Rural Cemetery
  • Glossary of words found in early documents (cont.)
  • Saratoga County, NY Deed Books Index (Grantee index 1791-1840, "A-B" cont.)
  • The Late Daniel D. Benedict's Diary (1862-1863; cont.)
  • People who signed Alice M. Shepherd Wilbur's autograph book (ca 1890)

Connecticut Ancestry Vol.44 #1 (August 2002)

  • Connecticut Ancestry Society Annual Meeting (officers elected, Internet Research Techniques Explained)
  • The Smith Families of Stamford, Connecticut, Part 1
  • Stamford's Early Vital Records and Their Transcriptions
  • Stamford High School Quarterly January 1931
  • New Haven Area High School Yearbooks (1933, 1929)
  • Book reviews & queries