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These pages were last updated: Sunday, 16-Jun-2002 12:16:12 MDT

Town Clerk's Office

Philipstown Town Hall

Cold Spring Village Hall

Nelsonville Village Hall

Town Library

Julia L. Butterfield Memorial Library

Alice and Hamilton Fish Library

Putnam County Historical Society & Foundry Museum

Cemeteries

Some inscriptions for the following cemeteries have been listed in Pelletreau's "History of Putnam County" and the links given will take you to the transcribed pages on this site. Additionally, you should view the cemetery page to see what else is available on microfilm at the Family History Centers or what has been published.

History

In 1886, William S. Pelletreau published his "History of Putnam County, New York with Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men". Check the Table of Contents for this book and find out what pages may have been transcribed and posted to this site such as that which follows below:

French's Gazetteer of the State OF New York is an important resource for researchers in New York State. It was published in 1860 and, as its title identifies, it gave a "...Comprehensive View of the Geography, Geology, and General History of the State and A complete History and Description of Every County, City, Town, Village, and Locality."

Cultural and Historic Sites

Area Map

Some Houses of Worship

Miscellaneous Other Links of Interest

Bibliography

___. Peekskill, Fishkill, Matteawan and Cold Spring, their representative business men, and points of interest. [Newark, NJ: Mercantil Publ. Co., 1892]

Pelletreau, William S. History of Putnam County, New York with Biographical Sketches of its Prominent Men [Philadelphia, PA: W.W. Preston & Co., 1886]


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