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New York State Secretary of State Index to Deeds and Mortgages

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This single volume series indexes deeds recorded by the Secretary of State during the period 1641-1846, encompassing Series A0453, Deed Books 1-42 and 43 (in part). An alphabetical index to grantees and grantors is provided for each deed book. The back of the volume contains an index to mortgages to the State ("State Mortgages") recorded by the Secretary of State during the period 1807-1842, encompassing Series A0477, Mortage Registers 1-3. An alphabetical index to mortgagors is provided for each mortgage register.
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0.7 cubic feet (1 volume) Copies: 1 microfilm reel; 35mm.
Inclusive Dates:
1641-1842
Series Number:
A0479

Scope and Content Note

This single volume series indexes deeds recorded by the Secretary of State during the period 1641-1846, encompassing Series A0453, Deed Books 1-42 and 43 (in part). An alphabetical index to grantees and grantors is provided for each deed book. The back of the volume contains an index to mortgages to the State ("State Mortgages") recorded by the Secretary of State during the period 1807-1842, encompassing Series A0477, Mortage Registers 1-3. An alphabetical index to mortgagors is provided for each mortgage register.

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Microfilm is not available for duplication or interlibrary loan.

Alternate Formats Available

Microfilmed in 1973 at the Department of State by the Genealogical Society of Utah, microfilm reel 947116 item 1. Cataloged by the GSU as part of a collection called "Deeds," 1659-1846. GSU microfilm has been digitized by FamilySearch. Images can be viewed online at FamilySearch Affiliate Libraries (including the New York State Archives and the New York State Library).

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Related Materials

Series A4692 Mortgagor index to state mortgages and U.S. Deposit Fund mortgages and

Series A4693 Location index to state mortgages and U.S. Deposit Fund mortgages, contain related records

Series A0453 Record of Deeds and

Series A0477 Registers of Mortgages to the State, contain records indexed by Series A0479.

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