Davenport, Delaware County, New York Genealogy

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Resources[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Additional Sources:
Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History: The History of Delaware County[1] - The Town of Davenport[2]

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Public Library
Davenport does not have a library but check out Delaware County's Four County Library System to see towns close to Davenport that have public libraries.

Hanford Mills Museum
73 County Highway 12
PO Box 99
East Meredith, NY 13757
Phone: (607) 278-5744
Toll free: (800) 295-4992
Fax: (607) 278-6299

Hours:
Wednesday - Sunday 10 am to 5 pm (the last tour begins at 4 pm)
May 15 through October 15, Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day

Societies[edit | edit source]

Delaware County Historical Association
46549 State Hwy 10
Delhi, NY 13753
Phone: (607) 746-3849
Email: dcha@delhi.net

Davenport Historical Society
Route 23
Box 88
Davenport Center, NY 13751
Phone: (607) 278-5149

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Margaret Bonney
P.O. Box 88
Davenport Center, NY 13751
Phone: 607-278-5600

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Sally Beams
167 Charlotte Creek Road
P.O. Box 91
West Davenport, NY 13860
Phone: 607-432-6749

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Davenport, Delaware County, New York Genealogy check:

  • Gordon L. Remington, New York Towns, Villages, and Cities: A Guide to Genealogical Sources (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002). Archive.org; At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974.7 D27r. Alphabetical list including date founded, if a town history exists, church and cemetery sources, and if a Civil War register (TCR) exists. The codes used under Church and Cemetery are defined in the link above the listing of towns, cities and villages.


Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Town Clerk/Tax Collector Registrar Of Vital Statistics
Margaret Bonney
PO Box 88
Davenport Ctr, NY 13751
Phone:(607) 278-5600

Death[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/munsell.html, accessed 4 January 2012.
  2. Munsell, W.W. "The History of Delaware County - The Town of Davenport." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/books/mundav.html, accessed 4 January 2012.

Places[edit | edit source]