Northern New York Tombstone Transcription Project
The New York State Department of Health provides copies of certificates for genealogy use for births, deaths, or marriages that took place in New York State outside of the five boroughs of New York City (except for births occurring in Queens and Richmond counties for the years 1881 through 1897). Records on file date back to 1881 for births and marriages and 1880 for deaths, EXCEPT for records filed in Albany, Buffalo and Yonkers prior to 1914. Applications for records prior to 1914 for these cities must be made directly to the local office.
A History of St. Lawrence and Franklin Counties, New York : from the earliest period to the present time Albany N.Y.: Little, 1853, Hough, Franklin Benjamin, 723 pgs.
History of Ragged Lake in Franklin County, New York, Providence, R.I.: Fitch, Morton Cross, 1934, 240 pgs.
The north country : a history embracing Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Oswego, Lewis and Franklin Counties, New York Indianapolis, Ind.: Historical Pub. Co., 1932, Landon, Harry F., 1787 pgs.
History of Clinton and Franklin Counties, New York : with illustrations
and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers. Philadelphia:
J.W. Lewis, 1880, Hurd, D. Hamilton, 680 pgs.
Gazetteer and directory of Franklin and Clinton Counties: with an almanac for 1862-3, embracing the names of business men, county officers, distances, interest tables, census returns, and much other valuable statistical information: Ogdensburgh, N.Y. , Child, Hamilton, 1862, 96 pgs.
Historical sketches of Franklin County and its several towns with many short biographies Albany, N.Y.: Seaver, Frederick J., 1918, 831 pgs.