Stamford, 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 Stamford.[2]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the largest online collection of 400 New York 1795-2007 newspapers. The instructions for this quirky site are needed to get the most out of it.

Old Fulton NY Post Cards has the following Stamford, Delaware County, New York Genealogy newspaper images:

  • Stamford NY Stamford Mirror 1874-1931

Repositories[edit | edit source]

Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]

Stamford Village Library
117 Main Street
Stamford, NY 12167-1029
Phone: 607-652-5001

Hours:
Sunday: closed
Monday: closed
Tuesday: 12pm-5pm; 6pm-8pm
Wednesday: 12pm-5pm
Thursday: 12pm-5pm
Friday: 12pm-5pm
Saturday: 10am-1pm
(Always check for current hours if visiting the library)

Societies[edit | edit source]

Stamford Historical Society
64 Main Street
Stamford, NY 12167-1141
Phone: 607-652-7299

Hobart Historical Society
57 Cornell Avenue
PO Box 11
Hobart, NY 13788
Phone: 607-538-9279

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

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Diane S. Grant
101 Maple Avenue
P.O. Box M
Hobart, NY 13788
Phone: 607-538-9421

Village Clerk[edit | edit source]

Madeline Hitt
P.O. Box 68
Stamford, NY 12167
Phone: 607-652-6671

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Wallace Rich
12904 County Hwy. 18
Hobart, NY 13788
Phone: 607-538-9920

Village Historian[edit | edit source]

Anne Willis
10 Beaver Street
Stamford, NY 12167
Phone: 607-652-7839

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Stamford, 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]

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 Stamford." Delaware County, NY Genealogy and History Site. http://www.dcnyhistory.org/books/munstam.html, accessed 9 January 2012.

Places[edit | edit source]