1865 Census Index

The WNYGS has recently revived its long standing project of indexing the 1865 New York State Census for the eight counties of Western New York. Each town or city was indexed by town/city, ward, district, family number in order of visitation, and includes surname, given name, age, relationship to the head of household, place of birth and notes if applicable. Notes may include alternate spellings of the surname or other items noted by indexer.

Abbreviations used for relationship to the head of household:
w - wife
hus - husband
ch - child
son - son
dau - daughter
step or stp ch - step child
step or stp dau - step dau
step or stp son - step son
a. or adpt - adopted
boarder
bodr - boarder
mother
mo - mother
father
fa - father
bro or brother - brother
sis - sister
svt/servt - servant

County Town/City Ward Availability
Erie Alden
Erie Amherst Complete
District 1
District 2
Erie Aurora Partial
District 2
Erie Boston Complete
Erie Brant Complete
Erie Buffalo 1 Complete
Aarons-Connerton
Connolly-Judson
Kane-Owen
Oakley-Zoon
Erie Buffalo 2 Complete
A-F
G-N
O-P
Q-Z
Erie Buffalo 3 Complete
Abbott-Landenharder
Lang-Zier
Erie Buffalo 4 Complete
District 1
District 2
District 3
Erie Buffalo 5 Complete
District 1
District 2
District 3
Erie Buffalo 6 Complete
District 1
District 2
District 3
Erie Buffalo 7 Partial
District 1
District 3
Erie Buffalo 8 Partial
District 2
Erie Buffalo 9
Erie Buffalo 10 Partial
District 1
Erie Buffalo 11 Partial
District 1
Erie Buffalo 12
Erie Buffalo 13
Erie Cheektowaga
Erie Clarence Complete
Erie Colden Complete
Erie Collins Complete
Erie Concord Partial
District 2
District 3
Erie East Hamburgh Complete
Erie Eden
Erie Elma Complete
Erie Evans Complete
Erie Grand Island Complete
Erie Hamburgh Complete
Erie Holland Complete
Erie Lancaster
Erie Marilla Complete
Erie Newstead Complete
Erie North Collins Complete
Erie Sardinia
Erie Tonawanda Complete
Erie Wales Complete
Erie West Seneca Complete


Last updated: Sunday, November 21, 2010