Cortland County

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NYGenWeb Project is part of the national project "USGenWeb Project".

The goal of these projects is to provide a single entry point for genealogical resources for every State and County in the U.S.

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Asst. Coordinator:
James Knapp - E-mail:

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Cortland County
NYGenWeb Project

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Welcome   to

Cortland County

NY genealogy

Information on the Cortland Co. NYGenWeb site

The purpose the this web site is to provide genealogy and local history information, links, resources, records and message boards for people researching their roots in Cortland County, NY.

The site includes pages for:

  • Source Data

  • Census data and indexes, cemetery records, online books, vital records and other data. Includes search engine links and records by town.

  • Military

  • Revolutionary and Civil War data, including pension - bounty land records and unit information. Also includes an ancestors "Roll of Honor" for Civil War service.

  • Submitted Data

  • Family genealogies, migrations patterns, lost souls database, rogue's gallery, land records, bible records, pictures, obituaries and family notes.

  • Volunteer / Submitter Page

  • Explanation of how to submit data to the GenWeb project, along with a list of volunteers and submitters and available projects for those who wish to volunteer.

  • Query front end

  • Query and surname listings and entry page link. Also a mailing list page, and links to GenConnect system and Rootsweb cluster.

  • Geographic data

  • Gazeetter entries and maps of the area, records by town, town overviews and clerk - historian information. Also includes Historical Society pages and/or links.

  • GenWeb

  • Search engine, update logs, auto notify page, site map, guestbook and GenWeb news. Also links to other GenWeb pages not only on the county, state and national level, but also a Central NY Genwebs navigation tool.


This is a non-commercial project and it is totally volunteer.

Submissions gladly accepted

Good luck with your research

Tim Stowell

James Knapp

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