My name is Sandra Ritenburg and I have 18 years experience in health care and my husband, Jeff, (who is also a certified licensed provider) has 15 years experience in public service.We believe this gives us a unique quality among day care centers & daycare facilities in the Steuben County area.Original land records in Steuben County, New York Genealogy began in [? Includes references to some family histories and genealogies.
For a brief general history of denominations and a guide to finding various New York denomination's records, see New York Church Records Wiki page. Copies of records on FHL microfilm and microfiche may be available for viewing at various Family History Centers. Microfilm copies are found at the Family History Library (FHL Film 1993401-37). To access these records, click Historical Records below, then click "Browse through 1,630,900 images".
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county. Alice Eichholz, Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, 3rd ed. At various libraries (World Cat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 2004. Hoff, "Navigating New York Probate," American Ancestors 12 (Fall 2011): 57.
Cemetery records often reveal birth, death, relationship, military, and religious information. Census Mortality Schedules for New York, 1850-1880: Church records are good substitutes for birth, marriage, and death information and are most often found on a local city/town or county level. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938 (Ancestry $) 1883 List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 (Internet Archive) World War II Casualities, Army and Army Air Corps (Source: Access Genealogy) Marriage Notices from Steuben County, New York Newspapers, 1797-1884. These petitions are often found in the estate files and can be obtained from the county Surrogate Court.
Libraries Southeast Stebuen County Library Avoca Free Library P O Box S5 Griswold Street Avoca, NY 14809Phone: 1-607-566-9279 Dormann Library101 West Morris Street Bath, NY 14810Phone: 1-607-776-4613Website: Southern Tier Library Prattsburgh Free Library P O Box 42626 Main Street Prattsburgh, NY 14873Phone: 1-607-522-3490Website: Prattsburgh Free Library Genealogical Resources: The County Historian may provide access to obituaries, vital records, church records, maps, and family files or journals.
Some historians provide search services for their office records and others may refer you to local genealogists who research in the area.