Schenectady Reformed Church

The records that I used to find my relatives who were baptized in the Schenectady

Reformed Church are from the Baptismal Record of the Schenectady Reformed

Church in Schenectady, NY 1694 to 1811. This information was transcribed by

Donald A. Keefer and compiled by Arthur C. M. Kelly.

Baptisms

There are 9,899 baptisms listed in the above book. 6,772 of these persons are

related to me. My records inclue a date of birth, baptismal date, a reference number

and the name of any Witneses.

YearsTotalIn File      PctTotalTotal      Pct
1694-1700838096.39%     
1701-172564959591.68%73267592.21%
1726-17501155106492.12%1887173992.16%
1751-17752251171776.28%4138345683.52%
1776-18004563269757.84%8701615370.72%
1801-1809119861951.67%9899677268.41%
Total98996772

Marriages

There are 2,531 marriages listed in the Marriage Record of the Schenectady Reformed

Church in Schenectady, NY 1694 to 1852. This information was transcribed by

Donald A. Keefer and compiled by Arthur C. M. Kelly. Persons in over 36% of all of the

marriages are listed in my file.

YearsTotal  In File   Pct  Total  Total      Pct
1694-1700141392.86%   
1701-1725615691.80%756992.00%
1726-175027028792.12%34529986.67%
1751-17754004271.75%74558678.66%
1784-1800818133.50%156386055.02%
1801-18255734214.66%213790242.21%
1826-1850376184.79%251392036.61%
1851-18521815.56%253192136.39%
Total2531921    

 

A complimentary book is Genealogies of the First Settlers of the Patent and City of

Schenectady from 1662 to 1800. This book was compiled by Jonathan Pearson in 1873. The

copy that I used was published by Clearfield Company, Inc. in Baltimore, MD in 1999.