Regional Resources

Genealogical Guide to Monroe County (3rd Edition) By Richard T. Halsey

Published in Aug. 2006, this comprehensive book has 52 pages packed with where-to-find-it and how-to-find-it instructions. This resource contains locations of divorce, court, census, church, naturalizations, cemetery, land, adoption, military, and vital records; city directories, newspapers, and maps; transportation routes; histories and historians of county, towns and villages; and much more. Film numbers for the LDS Family History Library are used throughout for ease of reference. Download the 2006 PDF file.

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Location of Cemeteries and Cemetery Records of Monroe County by Richard T. Halsey and Lawrence W. Naukam

Published by the Rochester Genealogical Society in 2006. Updated and expanded, includes the name of each cemetery, its location, the date opened, where records are held if they exist and remarks concerning the records, closings and other information. Index to Cemeteries included. This 39-page booklet lists all known cemeteries both past and present, date begun, and location. The location of records, if they exist, is given for each cemetery. Note: There are NO cemetery records included in this publication. Download Location of Cemeteries and Cemetery Records of Monroe County, New York.