New Records Added to the NYG&B E-Library
This article first appeared on the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society website on November 2nd, 2017.
New York State Religious Records (1639 - 1914)
This collection now contains transcriptions of religious records from various denominations throughout New York State. Over 120 congregations from 22 counties are included, and the NYG&B eLibrary is the only place to access these records online.
Most of the transcriptions were done by NYG&B Historian and Archivist Royden Woodward Vosburgh in the early twentieth century. Mr. Vosburgh painstakingly captured every detail and was incredibly thorough - read our blog post about his work and methods. For most of the volumes he created, he also included... read more...