City Directories - Rochester record example

    City Directories - Rochester

    Records: 17,364

    City directories give us regular and timely snapshots of a community. They list residents and businesses within a city or town, often including suburbs. The alphabetical listings provide clues to researchers about employment, residence, and age of citizens. Because they are published frequently, more often than every ten years like the census, directories help us verify residences and businesses on a chronological scale.

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    "City Directories for Rochester, New York" database with images Fold3 ( accessed August 19, 2022)

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    City Directories - Rochester
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    Published on Fold3
    19 Jan 2010
    Last Updated
    14 May 2010
    Locate residents, organizations, and businesses in Rochester, NY, city directories from 1861 to 1889.