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IMPORTANT!


PLEASE NOTE:


WCNYGS does not handle genealogical research requests.  


We do not have the materials or facilities for conducting 

genealogical research.  


Genealogical research queries/inquiries are handled through 

the Office of the Wayne County New York Historian.


Open by appointment only! (historian@co.wayne.ny.us)


<Wayne County NY Historian>


Don't forget to contact the town historians!

A list of current town historians is available on the Wayne County Historian's website (link above). 









Policy

Through the support of the Wayne County Historical organizations, a county-wide genealogical society, the Wayne County New York Genealogical Society (WCNYGS) was formed October 23, 2012, with forty-five charter members.

The Wayne County New York Genealogical Society (WCNYGS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to:


  • Educating its members and the community about proper genealogical research methods and source documentation;

  • Seeks to further the genealogical historical knowledge of its members and community; and,

  • Endeavors to preserving records of genealogical value and make them available to others.


Announcement!

WCNYGS 2020 dues will be carried over for 2021-calendar year.  

Our next meeting: Newark Historical Society across from the library

Tues., Jul 27, 2021

7:00 – 8:45 p.m.

 History of a Local Family Residence in the Finger Lakes Larry Naukam, Rochester Genealogical Society/WHO

 




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                                   Interested in joining us?

Download Membership Registration - Renewal PDF file found at the bottom of this page, submit the filled form and check for $15 to :


Wayne County New York Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 502
Newark, NY 14513-0502


Information on meeting dates & locations, program announcements and membership applications, etc., can be found & downloaded in PDF format. The WCNYGS Membership-year is January through December.







       

Membership in Wayne County New York Genealogical Society permits members' contributions to the society's newsletter and website.