Special Event: WESTERN NEW YORK GENEALOGY CONFERENCE


Western New York Genealogy Conference Logo- Buffalo, New York - October 7, 2017

Quick Links: Conference Overview l Program Descriptions l Presenters l Transportation & Accomodations l Conference Weekend Tours & Events l Other Local Items of Interest l Forms & Flyers


OTHER LOCAL ITEMS OF INTEREST

Research Possibilities:

 

Erie County Archives

Address: Old County Hall, 92 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202

Hours: M-F 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Website: www2.erie.gov

Phone: (716) 858-8785

 

City of Buffalo Inactive Records Center
Address: 85 River Rock Drive, Suite 301, Buffalo, NY 14207

Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (call and confirm hours on day of visit)

Website: www.ci.buffalo.ny.us

Phone: (716) 877-0636

 

 

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library – Grosvenor Room (featuring WNYGS and PGSNYS collections)

Address: Central Branch, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, New York 14203

Hours: M-Su hours vary by day

Website: www.buffalolib.org

Phone: (716) 858-8900

 

 

Buffalo History Museum
Address: 1 Museum Court, Buffalo, NY 14216

Hours: Tu-Su hours vary by day

Website: www.buffalohistory.org

Phone: (716) 873-9644

 

Forest Lawn Cemetery and Margaret L. Wendt Archive and Resource Center

Address: 1411 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14209

Hours: Office – M-F 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Sa 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; Archives – M-F 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Website: www.forest-lawn.com

Phone: (716) 885-1600

 

 

Mt. Calvary Cemetery Group
Address: 800 Pine Ridge Heritage Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14225

Hours: Office -  M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm & Sa 8:00am - 12:00pm

Website: www.mountcalvarycemetery.com

Phone: (716) 892-6600

 

Family Search Center - Williamsville
Address: 1424 Maple Road, Williamsville, New York 14221

Hours: M,W, & Sa 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and Tu & Th 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Website: familysearch.org/locations/

Phone: (716) 688-2439

 

 

Government Appointed Historians of Western New York

Website: www.gahwny.org

 

Website includes a contact list for all the village, town, city, and county historians in the eight counties of Western New York

 


Things To Do While Visiting Buffalo and Erie County:

  • Visit Buffalo Niagara (local visitor and convention bureau) - http://www.visitbuffaloniagara.com

    Tour Providers in Buffalo:

  • Buffalo Tours (walking) – http://www.preservationbuffaloniagara.org/buffalo-tours/
  • Explore Buffalo (walking, bike, bus, kayak) - https://explorebuffalo.org


    Quick Links: Conference Overview l Program Descriptions l Presenters l Transportation & Accomodations l Conference Weekend Tours & Events l Other Local Items of Interest l Forms & Flyers


    Last updated: May 15, 2017