Windsor, Broome County, New York Genealogy

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Archives, Libraries and Museums[edit | edit source]


The town of Windsor does not have a library but check out the Four County Library System of which Broome County is a part of, to locate the towns close to Windsor that have public libraries.

Broome County Library
185 Court Street
Binghamton, New York 13901
Phone: 607-778-6400

Genealogical Resources: The Local History and Genealogy Center is located in this facility which had many resources for genealogical research (census, newspapers, military, vital records, local history).


Colesville/Windsor Museum
c/o Old Onaquaga Historical Society
St. Luke's Church
PO Box 318
Harpursville, NY 13787
Phone: 607-655-3174

Old Stone House Museum
22 Chestnut Street
Windsor, NY 13865
Phone: 607-655-1491

Genealogical Resources: Civil War memorabilia. Located on the property of Jedediah Hotchkiss, a mapmaker for Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee.

Societies[edit | edit source]

Old Onaquaga Historical Society
St. Luke's Church
PO Box 318
Harpursville, NY 13787
Phone: 607-655-3174

Genealogical Resources: The purpose of The Old Onaquaga Historical Society is to maintain and present the Museum at St. Luke's Church to visitors throughout the summer and fall. The museum is a repository of much local history.

Broome County Historical Society
185 Court Street
Binghamton, NY, 13901

Genealogical Resources: The Historical Society is a participant of and will research (for a fee) in the Local History and Genealogy Center at the Broome County Public Library.

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Office of the Town Clerk/Tax Collector/Registrar of Vital Statistics
124 Main Street
Windsor, New York 13865
Phone: 607-655-2023

Birth and Death Certificates:

  • Birth and Death certificates are NOT subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) and are NOT open to public inspection.
  • Proper purpose is required for requesting such information.
  • All requests for information on birth, death, and marriage are subject to New York State Department of Health regulations.
  • There is a $15.00 Fee for searching any information.

Town Historian[edit | edit source]

Windsor Town Historian
124 Main Street
Windsor, New York 13865
Phone: 607-655-1491

Town Records[edit | edit source]

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Windsor, Broome 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).; 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]

Birth Records

Marriage Records

Death Records

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