Online Research Library
Chemung County NY
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Home Page
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Building the Infrastructure -
Your ancestors and mine
Cemetery Humor
Pictorial Catalog of Antique and Modern Commemorative Flagholders & Plaques
1900 Museum
Chemung County NY
Formed 1836 from Tioga County NY
Township Index

Map 1923
Free Maps at Link Below
Township Pages - Cemeteries and other Resources that are township specific.
1788 Map
1836 Chemung County Map
1860 Elmira City Map
1879 Chemung County Map
Cemetery Locations - Town of Southport
1853 Town of Southport
Chemung County Atlases (off site)
Dates of County Formation
Township Formation
The Attic
Spend a rainy afternoon browsing in these old trunks - no cobwebs - Virtual Dust Only
Chemung County NY
Historic Newspapers of the Area
Obituaries & Other Newspaper Clippings Many thousands of Clippings
CC Newspaper Abstracts
1832 -1868
CC Marriages 1860-1862
CC Marriages - Deaths 1860-62
CC Index Elmira Advertiser
1868 - History of Chemung County Newspapers
Local History Articles
Wills, Deeds, Other legal documents

Bible Records Wills recorded in Tioga County NY prior to formation of Chemung 1836
Diary & Letter Collection
Success Stories
Family Histories from JMT
Family Histories submitted by guests
School Souvenir Books & Other School Memorabilia

Chemung County School Yearbooks
The people who brought you
Joyce M. Tice - 8 generations
of Tri-County Ancestors
Connie's Corner
Pictorial Catalog of Antique and
Modern Commemorative Flagholders & Plaques

Chemung County Historical Markers
Antique Postcards of County

Chemung County Parks & Historical Sites
Time Capsules
Historic Hotels
Railroad Stations
Military Section
Civil War Photo Album
Civil War Articles
Civil War Diaries & Letters
1841 Pensioners Census-
Memoirs of the War by General Cox
1865 Account by Captain H. B. S. of Libby Prison
1876 Abijah Reynolds Remembers Andersonville Prison
Company F Roster
Spanish American War Veterans
Deaths of Widows of Veterans
Civil War Soldiers of Chemung County
Roster of 27th NY Volunteers
Elmira Civil War Prison Camp - Towner 1892
Confederate Prison in Elmira - Farr 2002
Elmira Prison (Off Site)
Miscellaneous Military or Veteran Notes
101 Revolutionary War Veterans
Revolutionary War Veterans and Spouses of Chemung County
General Sullivan's 1779 Campaign Against the Iroquois
Patriots by Town and Cemetery
World War One in Our Three Counties
World War Two Obituaries
World War Two Memorials
World War Two Draft Registrations
New Military Markers Placed by Site guests
Related Organizations and Sites Section - Includes Local Libraries
Chemung County Historical Society

Chemung County Libraries
Town Historians List
 Sites Recommended by Guests
  See bottom of this page for more Chemung County research pages
USGenWeb Project

Chemung County ALHN

Chemung County 1895 Map
Vital Records Section
Birth, Death, Marriage, Availability of Records (PLEASE READ)
Court House Alien Records
CC Deaths 1867-1881
CC Marriages 1860-1862
CC Deaths 1860-62
Marriage Certificates & Records

Chemung County Vital Records
NY Vital Records (Availability)
Tips for Genealogists
You Gotta Know the Territory - Genealogy, Geography and Logic Make the Most of Your Hardware & Software
Cite Your Sources - Rules for Scholarship in Genealogy
Transcribing Old Documents
Volunteer Section - Resources and Encouragement for our Volunteers
Success Stories Volunteer Help Needed
My Ancestor Section - New Feature Each Month - YOU can Participate
March 2002 - My Irish Ancestor April 2002 - My Civil War Ancestor June 2002 - Legal Documents Month March 2003 - Women's Name Restoration Project

Services Section

Joyce's Personal Project
County Queries and Surname Listings
For Fee Researchers
CC Lookup Volunteers
Family Reunions
Cemetery Index
A-Lor M-Z
Funeral Homes
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Neighbor Counties
Steuben County NY
Tioga County NY

Local Present Day Resources
Events and Information for Today
Digital City - Elmira Elmira Star-Gazette Town of VanEtten Page

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Cemetery Humor
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By Joyce M. Tice
Online Research Library