New York City Mailing Lists

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Descriptions and details on how to subscribe to the various lists relating to genealogy with in the five boroughs of New York City as well as list related to other counties outside of New York City.

With each new subscription you will receive a welcome file describing all the commands necessary to make your membership easier and more clear.

Know of a New York City genealogy mailing list that is not listed here? Please let us know by sending an email to the following address:

Queries can also be posted here.


BRONX-L. A mailing list for anyone who has an interest in the past, present, and future of The Bronx, New York, is looking for old friends, or just wants to reminisce about the old neighborhood. While the list was not set up for genealogy, such queries are an acceptable subject. Mailing address for postings is BronxRoots@rootsweb.com To subscribe send a msg to BronxRoots-request@rootsweb.com with subscribe in the body of the message.  Don't forget to turn off your sig files. 


CIVIL-WAR. A mailing list for the discussion of events during the Civil War and genealogical matters related to the Civil War. The posting address is civil-war@rootsweb.com. To subscribe in mail-mode, send a msg with no subject, and subscribe in the body of the message to civil-war-request@rootsweb.com.  For digest mode: civil-war-d-request@rootsweb.com  Don't forget to turn off your sig files.


COLONIAL AMERICA. A mailing list for discussing the history of our ancestors. You are welcome to post messages with stories, family lines and history of their settlement. The 13 colonies as well as Canadian early history and the Spanish in the southern area of the United States are all appropriate topics for this list. Most of the discussion would be before 1800 as most of the colonies became somewhat  independent after that date. Mailing address for postings is colonial-america@listserv.northwest.com. To subscribe send email to majordomo@listserv.northwest.com with "subscribe Colonial-America" (without the quotes) for mail mode or "subscribe Colonial-America-digest" (without the quotes) for digest mode in the body of your message.


DELAWARE COUNTY NEW YORK A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Delaware County, New York.  Interested individuals may want to check out the Delaware County USGenWeb page    Mailing address for postings is nydelawa-l@rootsweb.com. To subscribe send the word "subscribe" without the quotes as the only text in the body of a message to nydelawa-l-request@rootsweb.com  for mail-mode or nydelawa-d-request@rootsweb.com for digest-mode.


DUTCH COLONIES- List for discussion about the New York and New Jersey colonies know as New Amsterdam.  Mailing address for postings is dutch-colonies@rootsweb.com.  To subscribe in mail-mode send msg to dutch-colonies-request@rootsweb.com and for digest mode:  dutch-colonies-d-request@rootsweb.com


DUTCHESS COUNTY NEW YORK STATE. A mailing list for anyone with a historical interest in dutchess County, New York. There is a lot of history in this county as well as the beginnings of many families in north America. You are welcome to discuss Quaker history here as well as all other family or historical subjects. Mailing address for postings is dutchess-co-ny@listserv.northwest.com. To subscribe in mail-mode send mail to majordomo@listserv.northwest.com with "subscribe Dutchess-co-ny"or  "subscribe Dutchess-co-ny-digest" (without the quotes) for digest mode in the body of your message.


GENEALOGY IN NEW YORK STATE -  This mailing list is for New York State researchers who would like to share experiences, examine sources, give advice, or make suggestions so that others may find the information they are seeking. Mailing address for postings is gen-nys-l@rootsweb.com. To subscribe, send the following to gen-nys-l-request@rootsweb.com: SUBSCRIBE


Long Island - open to all historic and genealogical conversation pertaining to Long Island, which has consisted over time of the counties of Kings (Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk.  To subscribe send an email to LI-Rooters-help@aplusdata.com with SUBSCRIBE LI-ROOTERS your.e-mail.address@domain in the body, or use the online form at http://www.aplusdata.com/suffold/MailListForm.cfm


NATIVE AMERICAN -  Discussions of Native American genealogical and historical research. Mailing address for postings is indian-roots@rootsweb.com. To subscribe, send the following to indian-roots@rootsweb.com with subscribe in the body of the message.


NEW YORK STATE - Discussions of genealogical and historical research in New York. Mailing address for postings is newyork-roots-l@listserv.indiana.edu. To subscribe, send the following to listserv@listserv.indiana.edu : SUB NewYork-ROOTS-L firstname lastname


NEW YORK CITY - A mailing list for those doing genealogical research in any of the five boroughs. To subscribe in mail-mode, send message to nyc-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com with the word subscribe in the body of the msg. for digest mode:  nyc-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com To post a msg, direct mail to nyc-roots-l@rootsweb.com


NYGENWEB. A mailing list (part of the USGenWeb Project) for discussing the creation of a single source for all New York genealogy databases. NOT FOR GENEALOGICAL QUERIES Discussions revolve around helping people establish Web pages for the counties they are interested in and the means of directing users to counties where Web pages exist. Postings related to your specific research efforts (e.g., surname searches) are beyond the scope of the list (individuals seeking information on New York or specific New York counties can use the New York GenWeb Project Homepage to find information, links, or contacts to aid in their research). Mailing address for postings is estral@switchboard.net. To subscribe, send the following to estral@switchboard.net: subscribe


NYHIST-L. An edited discussion list provided by the New York State Archives and Records Administration as a forum for announcements, discussion, and research inquiries and referrals focused exclusively on New York State history including political, social, military, legal, and religious history. The list will accept general inquiries about sources of information for biography and genealogy in New York; however, genealogical inquiries about specific individuals and families should be submitted to other discussion lists. To subscribe, send the following to listproc@unix10.nysed.gov: sub NYHIST-L firstname lastname. Once you have subscribed, you will receive confirmation of your subscription and information about how to send commands and messages to the list.


ONANDAGA COUNTY NEW YORK  A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Onondaga County, New York. Interested individuals may want to check out the Onondaga County USGenWeb page Mailing address for postings is nyononda-l@rootsweb.com. To subscribe send the word "subscribe" without quotes) as the only text  in the body of a message to nyononda-l-request@rootsweb.com for mail-mode or nyononda-d-request@rootsweb.com for digest-mode.


PUERTO RICAN FORUM - This list facilitates the discussion of issues relating to Puerto Rican policy, history and culture, especially in the United States. Other topics are welcome so long as they relate to Puerto Rico or Puerto Ricans in general. Mailing address for postings, normally written in either English or Spanish, is ipr-forum@igc.apc.org. To subscribe send the following to majordomo@igc.apc.org: subscribe ipr-forum


SCHOHARIE COUNTY NEW YORK A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Schoharie County, New York.   Interested individuals may want to check out the Schoharie County USGenWeb page.  Mailing address for postings is nyschoha-l@rootsweb.com. To subscribe send the word subscribe without the quotes as the only text in the body of a message to nyschoha-l-request@rootsweb.com for mail mode or nyschoha-d-request@rootsweb.com for digest-mode.


TRYON COUNTY NEW YORK  A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Tryon County, New York. Interested individuals may want to check out the Tryon County USGenWeb page Mailing address for postings is nytryon-l@rootsweb.com. To subscribe send the word "subscribe" without the quotes as the only text in the body of a message to nytryon-l-request@rootsweb.com for mail-mode or nytryon-d-request@rootsweb.com for digest- mode.


 





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