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Wyoming County, New York
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Wyoming County, New York Facts

When was Wyoming County, NY Created?
Wyoming County was created on May 19, 1841 from Genesee County.

What is the County Seat of Wyoming County, NY?
The County Seat is located in Warsaw and in addition the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Wyoming County, NY?
Bordering Counties are Genesee CountyLivingston CountyAllegany County, Cattaraugus CountyErie County.

Wyoming County, NY Vital Records

Where can find Wyoming County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Wyoming County vital records can be found at the New York Department of Health which has copies of birth records after 1881 and death records after 1880, copies of marriage since 1881 and a Divorce records since 1847 . There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in New York for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Wyoming County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for New York Birth and Death CertificateMarriage and Divorce Certificate Application to mail.

Wyoming County, NY Census Records

What Wyoming County, NY census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Wyoming County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Wyoming Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Wyoming Co. Industry and Agriculture is available for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Wyoming Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be obtained for 1890.

There are New York State censuses from 1880, 1892, 19051855186518751892190519151925. You can get free downloadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also New York Census Records Research Guide

Wyoming County, NY Courthouse and Government Records

Wyoming County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Wyoming County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Wyoming County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in New York courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless New York residents. The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Wyoming County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also New York Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Wyoming County, NY Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Wyoming County, NY?
A list of Wyoming County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide New York Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Wyoming County, NY Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Wyoming County, NY?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Wyoming County. Most of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a cost. This is simply a listing that has been compiled or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another.

Wyoming Co. NY Books, Newspapers & Publications

Wyoming Co. NY Cemeteries & Church Records

Wyoming Co. NY Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Wyoming Co. NY General and History Websites

Wyoming Co. NY Immigration & Naturalization

Wyoming Co. NY Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Wyoming Co. NY Military Records