Long Island Surnames
Database archives of Long Island Genealogy containing 3,144,201 people, 1,187,96 families, 167,070 sources and 167,571 notes
Welcome to Long Island SurnamesLong Island Genealogy was created in 1993 to provide a means for Long Island family history researchers to share, exchange and connect with fellow researchers anywhere in the world. Our information is updated constantly based on your input. This is not a personal site it is a regional database. If you can trace your roots to Long Island please feel free to send us your information so we can add it to the files. Information on people still living cannot be added to the files as it poses a personal security risk. If you did not find what you were looking for ask us and we'll check our databases for you. Email us with the name of the person you are researching and whatever details you have.
We are now officially setup as a membership database - Long Island Surnames has become an essential resource to Long Island libraries, historical societies and private researchers. If you have used Long Island Surnames in the past you already know how helpful it is to your research. We have put over 20 years into researching and accumulating this information and it still continues. Join us now and become a part of the future of Long Island genealogy, not just for yourself but for those that will seek this information in the future. Membership to Long Island Surnames will not only allow give you unlimited access to all our research but it will enable you to submit edits, corrections or additions and allow you to download GEDCOM and PDF files of individual lines. Subscription rates are currently $50 per year or $5 a month and can be set up through the form below. If you would prefer to pay by check you may send it to Long Island Genealogy 3 Apex Dr Coram, NY 11727. Please include an email address with your check so we can send you your login information
IMPORTANT - If you have donated $50 or more since January 2017 or recently paid your membership and do not receive your login information by May 10th please contact us. If you sent a check but did not give us your email please contact us as we need that in order to send you your information. Email us at email@example.com.
Major Resource CDs now available on CD or thumb drive
"Long Island Genealogy" Surname Database CDs are currently available for over 100 Long Island Family Surnames, (one Surname File per CD) - Due to popular request we have decided to make our individual databases available on CD. Each CD will concentrate on one surname. For example: The Hallock Surname database will concentrate on descendants of the Hallock line. The Thurston Raynor, Ketcham etc will do the same. If you are familiar with using the site you will find the CD set up in a similar manner. Due to the CD format some of the menus will be different but all of the information will be there. If you have any questions please ask before you order to diminish the risk of disappointment. For a complete list of what Surname files are available please follow this link.
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