Monthly Archives: November 2019

New York Heritage

This site is a collaborative effort of eight Empire State Library Network members: Capital District Library Council, Central New York Library Resources Council, Long Island Library Resources Council, Northern New York Library Network,  Rochester Regional Library Council, Southeastern New York Library Resources Council, South Central Regional Library Council, and Western New York Library Resources Council.

It contains images of thousands of original materials from across the state of New York–full text searchable.

I even found a digital image of a “Statement of account of Henry Glen to Caleb Beck” from Schenectady County, New York, in the 1760s. Pretty neat discovery.

Bourbon County, Kentucky Court Case Files

Those with Bourbon County, Kentucky, family may be interested in the following two items on the FamilySearch site:

The case files index is to plaintiff and defendant only. It is not a full name index, but the case file number is given and the user can then locate them in the digital images of the actual case files.

United States Non-Population Census Schedules 1850-1880

These items were located on the FamilySearch catalog. These are links to catalog entries–not all of them are online. The titles were copied directly from the FamilySearch catalog. They are alphabetical by state:

United States census (mortality schedule), 1850