All posts in "New York Genealogy Resources"

New York Vital Records Database

By DD / April 30, 2016

If you are looking for family in New York these databases can be vital. They may not stay available forever, so if you need do do some searches, you shouldn’t put it off. There are many different records that span many years. This information is not free anymore but if you go to one of […]


New York Marriage Records

By DD / April 17, 2016

New York Marriage records, along with affidavits, and licenses, are now available through the work of the Reclaim The Records. This organization works using the Freedom Of Information Act to get public records released. Here is more information about their pilot project which was to get these New York marriage records released. New York Marriage […]


New York Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 27, 2016

New York Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Pub. Health Law §§ 4138-c; 41 38-d The following persons may receive information: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The birth parents A birth sibling who is age 18 or older The adoptive parents of an adopted person who is under age […]