Found 6 collections related to New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

Van Norden family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18255
1 linear foot (2 boxes)
The progenitor of the Van Norden family in America was Pieter Casparszen Van Naerden who first appeared in the historical record in 1621 with other Huguenots and Walloons petitioning the British ambassador at the Hague for permission to emigrate... more
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18115
.42 linear feet (1 box)
The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society was founded in 1869 to collect and disseminate information on the history and genealogy of American families. The small amount of records in this collection consist chiefly of letters written to... more
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18274
22 linear feet (41 boxes)
The collection consists of original family letters, bible records, legal documents, such as deeds and wills, and genealogical research notes and charts, relating principally to families of New York City and State. The materials range from... more
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy | NYGB Subject 2009-001
2.5 linear feet (6 boxes)
Includes mostly photocopies and reproductions (but also some originals) of printed matter, clippings, charts, genealogical research notes, coats of arms, pamphlets, newspapers, photographs, cemetery, church, and vital records relating to various... more
New York Genealogical and Biographical Society
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18357
2.5 linear feet (6 boxes)
Original documents and reproductions of marriage certificates, correspondence, genealogical research notes, wills, deeds, land records, vital records, maps, and clippings relating to groups, events, and individuals of genealogical or historical... more
Holton, David-Parsons, 1812?-1883
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol NYGB 18107
1.2 linear feet (3 boxes)
David-Parsons Holton, M.D., was a founding member of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society. His papers contain correspondence, notebooks, genealogical research files, and ephemera documenting his research as a genealogist tracing the... more