Dutchess County Genealogical Society

Locality: Town of Stanford

Registrar: Town Clerk
26 Town Hall Road
Stanfordville, NY
Hours: M-F 9am - 1pm
Mailing Address:
Town Clerk
PO Box 436
Stanfordville, NY 12581
Phone: 845-868-1366
Fax: 845-868-7252

You can visit the office of the clerk and get a vital record the same day (most of the time).
Records available:                                        
from 1883
Deaths: from 1908
Marriages: from 1907
1849-1850 timeframe: There are some
vital records.
Indexed: Yes, by name
Cost of records
Certified: $10
Uncertified: Not available

No additional fee to search for a name (usually).
They will respond to a request for a record
without an exact date.

You may request vital records in person, by mail, by phone or by fax.

Please include SASE.
Sending money with your request is preferable.
It is acceptable to use the New York State Genealogy Application form to request a record, but not necessary (the town does not have an official form of its own).

The record sent to you is abstracted information filled in on a standard form.

It usually takes 1-2 days to answer a written request for a record.

(Updated November 2005)