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New Netherland, New York Genealogy
New Netherland (New York) Research Sources & Online Books
Baptism record of Schenectady Reformed Church : Schenectady, New York, 1694-1811
compiled by Arthur C.M. Kelly ; transcribed by Donald A. Keefer.
Rhinebeck, N.Y. : A.C.M. Kelly, c1987.
Mohawk Frontier : The Dutch Community of Schenectady, New York, 1661-1710 by Thomas E. Burke
A History of the Schenectady Patent in the Dutch and English Times being Contributions toward a History of the Lower Mohawk Valley by Prof. Jonathan Pearson and others. 1883
Schenectady:Ancient and Modern. Monroe, 1914
Contributions for the Genealogies of the Descendants of the First Settlers of the Patent and City of Schenectady from 1662 to 1800. By Jonathan Pearson. Imprint Albany, J. Munsell, 1873. This book is now online at http://www.schenectadyhistory.org/families/firstsettlers/
Schenectady County New York: Its History to the Close of the Nineteenth Century.
Austin A. Yates, 1902
The History of Schenecta dy County New York. Austin Yates.(1902) p.6
Early History of Schenectady. Sanders
Old Schenectady. Roberts, c. 1905
Minutes of the Court of Fort Orange & Beverwyck 1652-1656 Vol. 1 A.J.F. van Laer. 1920
Minutes of the Court of Fort Orange & Beverwyck 1657-1660 Vol. I1 A.J.F. van Laer. 1923
Early Records of the City and County of Albany and Colony of Rensselaerswyck in 4 vols.
by Jonathan Pearson. Rev. and edited by A. J. F. Van Laer.
Albany, The University of the state of New York, 1869-1919.
Contributions for the Genealogies of the First Settlers of the Ancient County of Albany, From 1630 to 1800. by Jonathan Pearson. Imprint New York : J. Munsell, 1872.
Fort Orange Records, 1656-1678 (New Netherland Documents.) by Charles T. Gehring (Editor)
Fort Orange Court Minutes : 1652-1660 (New Netherland Documents Series, Vol 16, Pt 2) by Charles T. Gehring (Editor)
Collections on the History of Albany. Joel Munsell, 4 vols. (1870) vol III. p.58
Albany : Capital City on the Hudson by John J. McEneny, Dennis Holzman, Robert W. Arnold
Settlers of Rensselaesrswyck, 1630-1658
by Arnold J. Van Laer (Editor)
Early Records of the City and County of Albany and Colony of Rensselaerswyck ed. A.J. F. Van Laer. Trans. Jonathan Pearson, 4 vols., 1869-1919
The Register of New Netherland, 1626-1674 by Edmund B. O'Callaghan
Laws and Writs of Appeal 1647-1663 (New Netherland Project) by Charles T. Gehring (Editor)
Correspondence, 1647-1653 (New Netherland Documents) by Charles T. Gehring (Translator)
Curacao Papers, 1640-1665 (New Netherland Documents) by Charles T. Gehring
Council Minutes 1655-1656 (New Netherland Documents, Vol 6) by New Netherland Council, Charles T. Gehring (Editor), char Gehring
Narrative of a captivity among the Mohawk Indians, and a description of New Netherland in 1642-3 Jogues, Isaac, Saint, 1607-1646.; Shea, John Gilmary, 1824-1892.
New Netherland Roots by Gwenn F. Epperson
History of New Amsterdam or New York as it was in the days of the Dutch governors. Together with papers on events connected with the American Revolution; and on Philadelphia in the times of William Penn. The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
History of the city of New York : from its earliest settlement to the present time online book by Making of America
The Drowning Room; A Novel of New Amsterdam by Michael Pye
The Records of New Amsterdam : From 1653 to 1674 Anno Domini by Berthold Fernow
New York Historical Manuscripts : Dutch, the Register of Salomon Lachaire,
Notary Public of New Amsterdam, 1661-1662
by Edmund B. O'Callaghan
Records of the Reformed Dutch Church - Marriages1639-1731. New York Genealogical & Biographical Record. In several volumes and issues from 1875-1885. (Also online from 1639 on -- an ongoing project of The Olive Tree Genealogy. My dream is to bring this entire database online for all to use FREELY)
Records of the Reformed Dutch Church - Membership Lists1639-1683. New York Genealogical & Biographical Record. In several issues in 1878.(Also online from 1639 on -- an ongoing project of The Olive Tree Genealogy)
Registers of the French Church of New York 1688 to 1804 edited by Rev. Alfred V. Wittmeyer. 1968 Online at The Roll Family Windmill
Full listing from Library of Congress:
Gotham : A History of New York City to 1898 by Edwin G. Burrows, Mike Wallace
The Historical Atlas of New York City : A Visual Celebration of Nearly 400 Years of New York City's History by Eric Homberger, Alice Hudson (Illustrator)
Baptism & Marriage Registers of the Old Dutch Church of Kingston, Ulster County, for One Hundred Fifty Years from Their Commencement in 1660 to 1809 by Roswell Hoes
The Van Slyke Family in America: A Genealogy of Cornelis Antonissen Van Slyke, 1604-1676 and his Mohawk Wife Ots-Toch, including the story of Jacques Hertel, 1603-1651, Father of Ots-Toch and Interpreter to Samuel de Champlain by Lorine McGinnis Schulze
Bradt Family: A Norwegian Family in Colonial America. Peter R. Christoph, 1994
Genealogical Notes of New York and New England Families The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
New Harlem Past and Present, the story of an Amazing Civic Wrong, Now at Last to be Rightedby Carl Horton Pierce, 1903, New Harlem Publishing Company
Harlem: Its Origins and Early Annals by Riker The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
Long Island Genealogies The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
Register of Early Settlers of Kings County, Long Island NY by Bergen The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
Early Wills of Westchester Co. NY 1664 to 1784 The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University. The index to the wills begins at IMAGE 431 (p. 413)and ends at IMAGE 452. The Index to Names begins at IMAGE 453 and ends at IMAGE 506
Peter Stuyvesant The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
Historical Collections of the State of New York The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
How The Dutch Came to Manhattan The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
Calendar of Historical Manuscripts E. B. O'Callahan. 1865
Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680. Jasper Danckaerts. Ed. Bartlett Burleigh
James and J. Franklin Jameson, 1913
The Jesuit relations and allied documents: travels and explorations of the Jesuit missionaries in New France, 1610-1791 the original French, Latin, and Italian texts, with English translations and notes by Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913. (Search for New Netherland or New York and you will be amazed at the number of entries!)
The Mohawk Valley W. Max Reid, 1901
Names of Persons for whom marriage licences were registered in NY State previous to 1784 The complete book put online by Making of America Journals at Cornell University
New York Historical Manuscripts Dutch. Trans. Arnold J. F. Van Laer, Ed. Kenneth Scott & Kenn Stryker-Rodda, 2 vols, 1974
Forts and Firesides of the Mohawk Country New York: The stories and pictures of landmarks of the pre-Revolutionary War period throughout the Mohawk Valley and the surrounding countryside including some historic and genealogical mention during the post-War period. John J. Vrooman, 1943
Sir William Johnson Papers. 14 vols, 1972
Queen Anne Chapel Records. Extracted from Register of Baptisms, Marriages, Communicants & Funerals begun by Henry Barclay at Fort Hunter January 26th. 1734, Montgomery County Dept. of History & Archives, Fonda, New York. by Maryly B. Penrose
Door to the Mohawk Valley. Millicent Veeder, 1947
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