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If everyone volunteers to share the books in their personal libraries,
we should save a lot of running around and NYS Thuway Tolls!

US Census for 1880.  Includes every person in house. 
US Census for 1850.  Includes every person in house.
Chautauqua Co Gazetteer by Hamilton CHILD for 1873 and 1874 and will do lookups; this is NOT indexed except by town,
The Conquest of Chautauqua by Arthur Anderson, copyright 1932.
Chautauqua County, a History by Helen McMahon 1958 copyright.
Out of the Wilderness by L.F. CHARD describing the first settlement of Dunkirk and Fredonia; NO Copyright written about 1971 a really interesting little book.
Known Military Dead During the American Revolutionary War
1775-1783 consists of an alphabetically arranged listing of upwards of 10,000 names,with rank, date of death, and state of birth or service or place whereburied. Also includes a bibliography of published Revolutionary War records.

Contact Dee Davidson .

History of the Town of North Harmony Books I-II

Contact Mary Sue Marsh

3 Volumes of the book "History of Chautauqua County, New York and It`s People"  American Historical Society Inc.  1921.
Carolyn Culver  jvcwc1928@tampabay.rr.com

Patriot Soldiers of  1775-1783"  The Veterans of the War for American Independence of Chautauqua County, New York.  Compiled be Frederick Ward Kates and published by the Jamestown Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution 1981.
Carolyn Culver  jvcwc1928@tampabay.rr.com

Genesee Echoes, by Mildred Lee Hills Anderson
Maggie mcgen@sugardog.com

Genealogy of the John Warner Family of Essex County, England 1584-1982 Compiled by Cathryn Budd Berndt - Jay Priest  
One Halstead Family
Compiled by John W. Harrold - Jay Priest

Historical and Biographical Sketch of Cherry Creek, Chautauqua County,New York,  Edited and Published by Chas. J. Shults. Printed April 1900. 
Artie 'Carnahan' Nichols -- artha.nichols@verizon.net

1930 Jamestown Directory - I would like to ask that people providean address for "common" names. -  Kristi Davis

1892-1893 Jamestown Directory  This book includes "Falconer,Lakewood and a Classified Business Directory."
Darcy Crickard - DECrickard@aol.com

Names and Places in Chautauqua County, NY, 2001 History, Lois Smith & Ed Kurtz
Containing information on over 150 names of places that no longer exist in the county and a short history about the places where possible. - Ed Kurtz

Western New York Land Transaction, 1804-1824, by Karen E. Livsey
This is a name index to the Holland Land Company records for the stated time period. - Tim Tryon

10,000 Vital Records of Western New York, 1809-1850, by Fred Q. Bowman
This is a collection of vital records taken from newspapers of the time. It includes information from Jamestown Journal from 7/21/1826 to 12/31/1850.
Tim Tryon

'The MUNGER Book' 1639-1914 including MONGER and MUNGOR  complied by Jeremiah B. MUNGER - Désirée Green

Ripley Triquasquicentennial (1991)
Ripley Sesquicentennial (1966)
Two guides from two town history celebrations. Chautauqua Co. Genealogical Society, 69 pages each (138 total), soft cover.

Town of Ripley Cemeteries
A Guide to cemeteries in the town of Ripley, Chautauqua Co., NY. Chautauqua Co. Genealogical Society, 212 pages, soft cover.

Index to the Gravestones of the Westfield Cemetery
A Guide to the Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Chautauqua Co., NY. Chautauqua Co. Genealogical Society, 133 pages, soft cover.

Chautauqua Co. NY Cemeteries & Burial Sites
A Guide to Chautauqua Co. Cemetery; names, location, description, condition, & other notes for cemeteries (individual burials are not listed in this book). Chautauqua Co. Genealogical Society, 192 pages, soft cover.

Chautauqua Co. Directory 1873-1874
Gazetteer & Business Directory of Chautauqua Co., NY
Directory of individuals & businesses located in Chautauqua Co., NY. Hamilton Child, 419 pages, hard cover.

Gravestone inscriptions of Chautauqua Cemetery, Chautauqua, NY
Hunt family private cemetery, Chautauqua, N.Y., Magnolia Cemetery, Magnolia Springs, N.Y., Bemus Point, N.Y. Cowen, Minnie, 1932, 60 pgs.

Gravestone inscriptions of Fluvannah Cemetery, Fluvannah, NY
Burrows Private Cemetery, Mayville, N.Y., Mayville Cemetery, Mayville, N.Y. (all Chautauqua Co., NY). Cowen, Minnie, 1932, 80 pgs.

History of Chautauqua Co., NY
Boston, Mass.: W.A. Fergusson, 1894, Edson, Obed, 1014 pgs.

History of Chautauqua Co., NY
From its first settlement to the present time, with numerous biographical & family sketches. Buffalo, N.Y.: Young, Andrew W., 1875, 803 pgs.

Index of Chautauqua Co., NY
From its first settlement to the present time, with numerous biographical & family sketches. Buffalo, N.Y. Young, Andrew W., 1875, 65 pgs.

History of Chautauqua Co., NY, & Its People
Boston: American Historical Society, 1921, 1537 pgs.

Soldiers of the American Revolution
Who at one time were residents of, or whose graves are located in Chautauqua Co., NY. 1925, 93 pgs.

The early history of Fluvanna, Chautauqua Co., NY
With numerous biographical & family sketches. Sherwin, Hetty J., 1926?, 128 pgs.

The Conquest of Chautauqua
Jamestown & vicinity in the pioneer & later periods as told by pioneer newspapers & persons Jamestown, NY.  Anderson, Arthur Wellington, 1932, 486 pgs.

The Churches & Clergy of the Pioneer Period in Chautauqua Co..
Burgess, Chalon, 1902, 24 pgs.

Historical & descriptive review of Dunkirk, Chautauqua Co., N.Y. Dunkirk, N.Y.
1889, 99 pgs.

John Alden of Ashfield, Mass. & Chautauqua Co., NY
Ancestors & descendants Delaware, Ohio.  Printed for private circulation, 1909, Alden, Frank Wesley, 273 pgs.

Laws & resolutions of the Board of Supervisors of Chautauqua Co.
With list of Co. officers, historical sketches, & other matters of information & reference, from the organization of the Co. to the year 1908 inclusive Jamestown, NY. Printed for the Board by Journal Printing Co., 1909, 155 pgs.

Kelly Miller