Family Search Adds Free New York Records

The latest additions to FamilySearch’s online collection bring the number of free historic record collections to 600, including the 1865, 1892, and 1905 New York State censuses.

You can search all of the record collections now for free at Family Search is a non-profit community effort sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

The site has been adding a steady stream of new record collections each week thanks to Family Search volunteers. You can start and stop volunteering at any time. Find out more online.

Free New York databases now available include:

Births and Christenings, 1640-1962
Deaths and Burials, 1795-1952
Marriages, 1686-1980
Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924
Passenger Lists, 1820-1891
State Census, 1865
State Census, 1892
State Census, 1905
County Marriages, 1908-1935
Eastern District Naturalization Petitions, 1865-1957
Kings County Estate Files, 1866-1923
Northern Arrival Manifests, 1902-1956
Southern District Index to Petitions for Naturalization, 1824-1941
Southern District Naturalization Index, 1917-1950
Western District, Naturalization Index, 1907-1966

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