Rensselaer Genealogy (in Rensselaer County, NY)

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Note: This page primarily lists records kept at the city level. Additional records are listed on the county and state pages.


Rensselaer Cemetery Records

Beverwyck Cemetery Billion Graves

Blooming Grove Cemetery Billion Graves

Rensselaer Census Records

1855 Greenbush, Rensselaer County, New York census Family History Library

Federal Census of 1940, Rensselaer, New York LDS Genealogy

Rensselaer Church Records

Church records, 1814-1926 (Blooming Grove Reformed Church (Rensselaer, New York)) Family History Library

Church records, 1888-1932 (First Reformed Church (Rensselaer, New York)) Family History Library

Rensselaer Court Records

Minutes of the Court of Rensselaerswyck, 1648-1652 Ancestry

Rensselaer City Directories

Albany, Rensselaer and Menands, N.Y. directory : containing names, occupations and addresses of men and women eighteen years old or over, also all business houses; buyers' guide and a complete classified business directory Family History Library

Directory of the cities of Albany and Rensselaer : general directory of the citizens, business directory Family History Library

New York, City Directories Ancestry

Rensselaer, NY 1897-1899, 1900-1901 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Rensselaer, NY 1902-1930 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Rensselaer, NY 1931-1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Rensselaer, NY, 1936-1940 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Rensselaer, NY, Telephone Books, 1948/49 1926/27, 1931, 1935, 1936/37-1940/41, 1941, 1942/43, 1943-1945/46, 1947-1950 New York State Library

Rensselaer, New York, City Directory, 1939 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Rensselaer, New York, City Directory, 1940 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Rensselaer, New York, City Directory, 1942 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Rensselaer, New York, City Directory, 1943 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Rensselaer Histories and Genealogies

Fort Crailo, the home of Yankee Doodle Family History Library

Rensselaerswyck Settlers 1630-1658 US Gen Web

Rensselaer Newspapers and Obituaries

Rensselaer Beacon. (Rensselaer, Ny) 1996-Current US Newspaper Directory

Rensselaer Eagle. (Rensselaer, N.Y.) 1902-1923 US Newspaper Directory

Rensselaer Independent. Rensselaer, Rensselaer County : 1928-1929 New York State Library

The Rensselaer Beacon. Rensselaer, Rensselaer County : 1996-2001 New York State Library

The Rensselaer Eagle. Rensselaer, Rensselaer County : 1902-1923 New York State Library

Rensselaer School Records

Rensselaer High School - Crest and Shield Yearbook (Rensselaer, NY), 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1938, 1955 E Yearbook

Rensselaer High School yearbook, 1931, 1955, 1959 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Saint John's Academy yearbook, 1950 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St Johns Academy - Pebbles Yearbook (Rensselaer, NY), 1950 E Yearbook