Rochester and Monroe County Civil Records and Indexes


Census Records

Alphabetized 1892 NYS census for Monroe County, Town of Ogden

Census of the State of New York, for 1855: Monroe County Towns Index [pdf] Please note:  this document currently contains names from A – McN. It is in the process of being updated.

Early Surrogate Court Records: Intestates

Intestate estates of Monroe County, New York 1821-1863 Vol. 3 A

Intestate estates of Monroe County, New York 1863-1874 Vol. 4A

Cross index of intestates of Monroe County, N.Y., 1863-1874 inclusive

Early Surrogate Court Records: Wills

Wills of Monroe County, New York Vol. 1A – 1821-1863, A-L

Wills of Monroe County, New York Vol.1 B – 1821-1863, M-Z

Wills of Monroe County, New York Vol. 2A – 1863-1874 Inclusive

Cross index to Wills of Monroe County, New York Vol.  1821-1863 Vol. 1B

Cross index to Wills of Monroe County, New York Vol.  1863-1874 Vol. 2B

Married daughters: taken from Surrogate records of Monroe County, N.Y.: listed under their husband’s names; work done by The Genealogical Records Committe[e],  Irondequoit Chapter, D.A.R., Rochester, N.Y.

Note: If writing to the Surrogate Court office, their price for researching a file is $90 per file and 25¢ for copies. That price is set by the New York State Court system.

Election Rolls

Enrollment list, City of Rochester Wds. 1-13 (1920)

Enrollment list, Monroe County towns (1920)

Registration list, city of Rochester (1919)

Tax Assessment Rolls

Henrietta Tax Assessment Rolls