Maps of New York

Map of New York Counties

Map of New York county boundaries and county seats

Maps of New York tend to be an very helpful piece of family history research, especially if you live faraway from where your ancestor was living. Due to the fact New York political borders oftentimes changed, historic maps are important in helping you uncover the precise specific location of your ancestor’s hometown, just what land they owned, exactly who his or her neighbors were, and much more.

Maps of New York usually are likely to be an exceptional source for getting started with your research, given that they give substantially important information and facts quickly. New York Maps is usually a major resource of considerable amounts of information and facts on family history.

New York borders VermontMassachusetts, Connecticut, New JerseyPennsylvania and  Canada. The 10  largest cities in New York are New York City, Buffalo, Rochester, Yonkers, Syracuse, Albany, New Rochelle, Mount Vernon, Schenectady and Utica. Learn more about Historical Facts of New York Counties.

Interactive Map of New York County Formation History

(New York maps made with the use AniMap Plus 3.0 & with the Permission of the Goldbug Company)

Old Antique Atlases & Maps of New York

These are scanned from the original copies so you can see New York and New York counties as our ancestors saw them over a hundred years ago. Some New York maps years (not all) have cities, railroads, P.O. locations, township outlines and other features useful to the avid genealogist in New York.

Disclaimer: All New York maps are free to use for your own genealogical purposes and may not be reproduced for resale or distribution.Source: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

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