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Registers of commissions of notaries public

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of bound volumes which record governors' appointments of notaries public. The registers provide the notary public's name, date of commission, expiration of term, and in whose place the individual was appointed. New York City appointments are covered in separate volumes.
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Quantity:
16 cu. ft. (23 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1850-1913
Series Number:
B0009

Arrangement

Volumes 1-12:Alphabetical by name of county and therein by date of commission.

Volumes 13-23:Alphabetical by last name of notary public.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of 23 bound volumes, which record governors' appointments of notaries public. The registers provide the notary public's name, date of commission, expiration of term, and in whose place the individual was appointed. The series contains twelve volumes dealing with appointments made throughout New York State (except New York City) and another eleven (vols. 14-23) covering appointments for New York City and Kings County.

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