Dutchess County Genealogical Society

Locality: Town of Wappinger

Registrar: Town Clerk
Town Hall
20 Middlebush Road
Wappingers Falls, NY
(County Route #93 - West of Rt.9)
Hours: 8:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesdays 8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Mailing Address:
Chris Masterson, Town Clerk
20 Middlebush Road
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Phone: Clerk's Office 845-297-5771
Fax #: 845-298-1478
E-mail Address: cmasterson@townofwappinger.us

You can visit the office of the clerk and sometimes get a vital record the same day you request it, depending on the workload in the office.
Records available:                                        
Births: from 1882
Deaths: from 1882
Marriages: from 1882
Indexed: Yes, by name
The Town of Wappinger follows the fee schedule listed on the NYS General Information and Application for Genealogical Services (link to form below).

You may request vital records in person or by mail.

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

The record sent to you is an exact transcript of the original.

It usually takes 3 days or less to answer a written request for a record.

(Updated November 2005)