Online Research Tools

RESEARCH TOOLS

The search function in our digital bookshelf will search the followings books:

DCHS Yearbooks (1914 to 1986)

Woodlot Conditions in Dutchess County, New York (1915)
The Records of Christ Church, Poughkeepsie, New York (1911)
The History of Dutchess County, Hasbrouck (1909)
The Eagle's History of Poughkeepsie: From the Earliest Settlements 1683 to 1905, Platt (1905)
Commemorative and Biographical Record of the Counties of Dutchess and Putnam, Beers (1897)
History of Little Nine Partners, Huntting (1897)
History of Dutchess County, New York, J. H. Smith (1892)
Documentary History of Rhinebeck, E. M. Smith (1881)
General History of Duchess [sic] County 1609 to 1876, P. H. Smith (1877)
The Bill Ratifying the Constitutional Amendment Prohibiting Slavery, M. D. Wilbur (1895)
Shekomeko, or, The Moravians in Dutchess County, Davis (1858)

Books & Maps County-Wide

18TH CENTURY MAPS
19TH CENTURY MAPS
19,000 GRAVESTONE TRANSCRIPTIONS

Books & Maps of Cities and Towns

Free Newspaper Searches

FULTON HISTORY
NYS HISTORIC NEWSPAPERS
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Paid Newspaper Searches

NEWSPAPERS.COM
NYT

Who covers which Dutchess County newspaper?

Genealogy Tools

The County Government or Gov't-related Online Resources

COUNTY CLERK ANCIENT DOCUMENTS SEARCH
COUNTY HISTORIC RESOURCES SURVEY 1986

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

City & Town Books & Maps

Click on image to view medium image of Poughkeepsie map. Click here for high resolution version at Library of Congress.