We thought you might find these online research tools involving books, newspapers, maps and genealogy helpful. Some of the newspaper search tools require a paid subscription.
The County Government or Gov't-related Online Resources
County Land Records via FamilySearch is a clumsy but the only way we know of to access these records online. Click link above then:
1. Click on Dutchess County
2. Use "Grantee Index" and "Grantor Index" each organized by last letter of family name
3. This gives you "Liber" or Volume number and "Page" number
4. Click on appropriate Volume number
Online Searchable Books
Who covers which newspaper?
1800's Dutchess County Maps
Click on image below to view medium size version. High resolution at Library of Congress above.