For more information on New York State vital records (Birth, Death and Marriage records) and how to obtain copies go to the New State Department of Health, Vital Records Web Site.
The New York State Library has a large genealogy and local history special collections sections with many primary and secondary research materials.
Visit the Ulster County Poorhouse site to learn about the Poorhouse and search a database of admission and burial records.
The New York State Archives holds New York State agencies’ historical records.
The City of Kingston, Registrar Office maintains Birth, Death and Marriage records for births, deaths and marriages that took place within the City of Kingston.
Search the New York State County Historians website to access a statewide network of officially appointed local government historians, part of whose job it is to assist people interested in searching for New York's past. Nearly every county, town and borough is represented by this network of over 1,600 local historians.
Search the New York State History Links-Libraries to access a growing list of libraries that are online in New York State.
The Lower Hudson Conference-Elmsford NY provides regional services for historical agencies and museums of the Hudson Valley and the Greater Metropolitan area. Nearly 400 members preserve, interpret and articulate the past.
Search The Kingston Library Links for access to sites on a wide variety of subjects from Biography to Genealogy, from Government to History, from Reference to Travel and Geography, just to name a few.
Search the History Links-Online Guide to the Catskill Mountains for links to sites offering online Catskill history.
The First Ulster County Militia provides educational information about this country’s Colonial and Revolutionary War heritage.
These links take you to web pages that are not controlled by Ulster County. Ulster County is not responsible for the content of these pages or the content of any pages they may be linked to.