Lookup Public Records in Genesee CountyNew York. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Genesee County, New York

Genesee County is located in the state of New York. The county was established in 1802 and organized in 1803. Its name is from the Seneca Indian word “Gen-nis’-hee-yo”, meaning “the beautiful valley”. Batavia is the largest city in the county and also the county seat. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a population of approximately 60,079 people and a total area of 495 square miles, of which 2.4 square miles is water and 493 square miles is land. Genesee County borders the following counties: Erie County to the west, Livingston County to the southeast, Monroe County to the east, Niagara County to the northwest, Orleans County to the north, and Wyoming County to the south.

Don M. Read is the current Genesee County Clerk, as of 2015. The clerk is charged with the primary responsibility of maintaining all public records in the county. Some of these records include but are not limited to deeds, mortgages, leases, affidavits, assignments, easements, boundary agreements, releases, discharges, land contracts, maps, subdivisions, land separations, modification extensions, consolidation and spreading agreements, liens, and other official documents relating to the land records of the county.

To obtain copies of public records maintained by the office of the clerk, you will have to do a public records search through the Genesee County Clerk’s Website. The site has easy to follow steps and links that will direct you to the records that are available. While on the website, remember to check the fee schedule applicable when obtaining copies of public records. You can also obtain copies of public records by visiting the office of the clerk in person at County Building I, 15 Main Street, Batavia, New York 14020. Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. You will be required to present a written request, with details of the records you are requesting, before being served.

Genesee, NY Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200978,746
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20092,513
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200960
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-2009192
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-2009208
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-200960
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20091,883
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200910,703
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009258
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-20092,235
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-2009520
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-200919,108
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-2009224
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-2009403
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200911,699
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-200910,734
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-200990
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-2009203
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-20096,625
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-200917
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-2009217
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20091,028
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-20091,120
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-2009105
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-200971
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009284
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-2009112
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-2009146
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-2009447
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20095
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-20096,532

Genesee County Clerk’s Office

Address: 15 Main St, Batavia, NY 14020, United States
Phone: (585) 815-7802

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