Queries and Searches
The Dutchess is
the quarterly publication of the DCGS. Free queries for members
only are published in every issue to the extent that space is
available. Be sure to include your name, address, membership number
and e-mail address (or phone number) with your query.
also be mailed directly to the Queries Editor at:
DUTCHESS COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
P.O. Box 708
Poughkeepsie, NY 12602
At this time we are not accepting Name Searches due to
not having volunteer staff to carry them out. If you have already
submitted a request and it has not been worked on, then your money is
being refunded to you. The very low fee did not cover any research work
done, but rather simply assisted with administrative costs of keeping the
library, computer and copier going. We are sorry not to be able to
continue this service, but it was very much dependant on volunteer staff.
Dutchess County Name Searches -
At this time, no requests can be handled
via the internet.
Further research is available from local
specialists, listed below, for a fee. Please contact them directly. No
endorsement, express or implied, is made by DCGS for those listed. The
Professional Genealogists maintains a Directory of Members which can
be searched by geographic specialty. They also offer advice on hiring a
|Hudson Valley & Mohawk Valley
||Mr. Arthur C.M. Kelly and
Mrs. Nancy Kelly
305 Cedar Heights Rd.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
|Dutchess & Putnam Counties
||Ms. Virginia Buechele
P.O. Pox 243
Pleasant Valley, NY 12569
|Dutchess, Columbia, and Putnam Counties, NY &
Litchfield County, CT
|Ms. Valerie LaRobardier
71 Sand Hill Road
Dover Plains, NY 12522
Dutchess, Putnam, and
PO Box 776
Falls, NY 12590
|Beekman, Dover, LaGrange, Pawling, and Union Vale
||Mr. Frank Doherty Sr.
181 Freedom Rd.
Pleasant Valley, NY