Schuyler Co., NY Related Items
& Services for Sale
Compiled by Linda Zurbrick O'Halloran in 2004.
The following items for sale are mentioned
as a convenience to inform the
website visitors of their availability. But the Schuyler co., NY GenWeb project is
not involved with these items in any way and has no further information about
the items, other than what the sellers have provided, as below.
Schuyler Family History Book Project
Schuyler Calendar (2004)
History of Catharine, NY by Carol Fagnan, historian
Diaries of Truman Beecher of Beaver Dams, 1862-87
History of James Holton (1831-1917) & family
GenealogyCDs.com - old reference books on CD for low cost
for Albany, NY Vital Records, etc. at the State Library & State Archives
* Schuyler County Family History Book Project:
The Schuyler co., NY Historical Society recently
Schuyler County History Book project.
Limited Edition Schuyler Co. Family History
hardbound @ $57.95 each, or a Deluxe leather edition for $89.00.
They are happy to accept advance orders for the book. All material, checks & orders go to
Schuyler Co. History Book, PO Box 651, Montour Falls, NY 14865
[Apparently there was some delay with the publishing.
This has nothing to do
with the Schuyler co., NY GenWeb site, but might be of interest to some.]
* Schuyler County Gift
Items from the Historical Society:
Box 651, Montour Falls, NY 14865
or email at SchuylerMuseum@aol.com
Cookbook: The Schuyler Historical Society & Museum is also offering a Cookbook of
local recipes called "Generations" for $8 plus $2 shipping, if mailed.
They also have a 2004 Calendar for sale that features the artwork
of local artist Mary Hope Robinson (1915 -1993) which is available for $5 each.
* "History of
Catharine, NY" - Updated by Carol Fagnan, Historian
Carol is the Town of Catharine Historian & has been collecting
items for the book for the past 10 years.
The 1945 version (by Cleaver) was updated with a lot of new material and photos.
Can be purchased via the Historical Society (above address) for about $40.
The book includes a lot of stories and lore about the inhabitants of Catharine.
You can contact the author for more info. Or visit Carol's website here:
Dams Homestead", The Diaries of Truman G.Beecher, 1862 - 1887
by Pat Beecher
Visit the Website http://www.beecherbook.com with Index
Index is also on the Schuyler Co., NY GenWeb Site
Truman Beecher began his diaries when he was
31 years of age,
and continued to write almost daily until just three months before his death.
Family man, farmer, entrepreneur, inventor, traveler, Truman was actively involved
in the formation and growth of the community of Beaver Dams, New York.
He interacted on a daily basis with citizens of Watkins, Havana, Millport, and Corning.
Price per copy: $19.95 + Postage/Handling
$3.00 for mail delivery (NY please add sales tax).
Softcover, Illustrated and Documented, Photos, Maps, Wills, Etc.
693 Informative Footnotes, 432 pages
Contact: Pat Beecher, 203 Weller Avenue, Horseheads, NY 14845 - 1937
CD For Sale with 5 Major Reference Books about Schuyler county:
1903 Bio. Record of Schuyler co.
1893/94 Schuyler co. Directory
History of Tioga, Chemung, Tompkins, and Schuyler Cos., NY (1879)
History of the Town of Catharine (1945) by Cleaver
Portrait & Bio Record of Seneca & Schuyler Counties, NY (1895)
Cost: $ 24.50 + shipping for one CD with all these books (in 2004).
Service for Vital Records, Census, Newspapers, Wills, etc.
at the NY State Library & the NY State Archives in Albany, NY:
Jenn Olmstead does a quick and helpful service
for very reasonable rates.
I contacted her after waiting a full year for a birth certificate from the Dept. of Health
at Albany, but she can get them in a couple weeks.
-- Linda Z. O'Halloran, Schuyler co., NY GenWeb coordinator