Westchester County, New York

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Westchester is a county in New York. It was formed in 1683 from the following county/ies: original. The earliest land deed in Westchester was recorded in 1667–1852*. Surrogate's Court records begin in 1775–1910; original wills through 1941;and record books, 1777–1895**. For more information, contact the county at 110 Dr. Martin , Luther King Jr. Blvd., White Plains 10601. On the attached map, Westchester is located at U15. *These records, with indexes for 1680—1897, are held at the Records Center and Archives, 2199 Saw Mill River Rd., Elmsford, NY 10523. Later deed records are with the county clerk (address above). **Later Surrogate Court records are at 140 Grand St., 8th Floor, White Plains, NY 10601.

For information about the state of New York see New York Family History Research.

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