Partial list of documents of interest to the genealogist as of 2009:

IMPORTANT: For further information about availability and access to resources, please read through the Jefferson County Clerk's Office website, and contact them directly.

Board of Elections

.....Voter Registration Records 1962 to present

Board of Legislators

.....Journals of Proceedings of the Jefferson County Board of Supervisors 1805 to Present (1818-1828 missing)

County Clerk

.....County and Supreme Court Records, 1805 to present

.....Deeds and Mortgages 1805 to present (with Grantor and Grantee index) 1805 to present

.....Federal Census books, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880

.....Census card index 1850, 1880, 1905, 1915, 1925

.....New York State Census (Jefferson County) 1825, 1835, 1855, 1865, 1875, 1905, 1915, 1925

.....Military Discharges, Civil War (1860s) to present

.....Maps-Atlas Jefferson County, 1864, 1887

.....Map Atlas Philadelphia to Rutland

.....Blue print maps

.....Cemetery maps

.....Naturalizations, early 1800s to 1970s

Treasurer's Office

.....County Tax Assessment Rolls, 1901 to present. 1901-1992 on microfilm

Surrogate's Court

.....Wills for Jefferson County, early 1800s to present.

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