Town of Shelby - 1818


The Town of Shelby was formed on March 6, 1818. It is located in the southwest corner of Orleans County and is 7-1/2 miles across from east to west and 6 miles across from north to south. The southern half of the Village of Medina is in the Town of Shelby. It has four hamlets; Millville, East Shelby, Shelby Center and West Shelby. One of the ealiest settlers was Ralph Gregory.

Cemeteries:

Three are still active: North Shelby, Millville & Mt. Pleasant.

Census Records

1830 / 1850 / 1855 / 1865 / 1875 / 1880 / 1892 / 1900 / 1915 / 1930


Town Clerk

Darlene Rich

4062 Salt Works Road
Medina, New York 14103
Phone: 585-798-3120
Fax:     585-798-1108
Email: darlenerich@townofshelbyny.org
www.townofshelbyny.org
Hours: Mon - Fri 8:30am to 4pm

Vital Statistics records start in 1882


Town Historian

Alice Zacher

108 Eastview Dr.
Medina, NY 14103
Phone: 585-798-2779
Email: azacher@rochester.rr.com



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