New York State Military Records

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1 hour 3 minutes
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Expert genealogists Jane E. Wilcox and Skip Duett highlight military-related records held by the New York State Archives and answer member’s questions in an interactive conversation and Q&A.

The discussion focused on resources ranging from the French and Indian War, American Revolution, War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, World War I to World War II.

This session will be available from December 16 to January 30.

About the Presenters

Jane E. Wilcox is a contributing editor of The New York Genealogical & Biographical Record and serves on the New York State Archives Advisory Committee and the NYG&B’s Family History Advisory Committee. ​With her company, Forget-Me-Not Ancestry, outside Albany, New York, Jane is a full-time professional genealogist, specializing in colonial and early national New York and area research. 

Skip Duett is a professional genealogist, speaker, and author specializing in Upstate New York research with an emphasis on early land records who serves on the NYG&B Family History Advisory Committee.​ He conducts cutting-edge research in the application of advanced Y-DNA analysis for genealogy.