Orange County Resources – Clerks and Historians

Orange County is comprised of 21 Towns, 20 Villages and 3 Cities

Towns

Town of Blooming Grove   bloominggrove-ny.gov
•    Town Clerk: Darlena E Decker, 6 Horton Road, PO Box 358, Blooming Grove, NY 10914 (Telephone: 845-496-5223 ext 2)
•    Town Historian: unknown, PO Box 358, Blooming Grove, NY 10914 (Telephone: 845-496-5223)

Town of Chester   chester-ny.gov
•    Town Clerk:  Linda Zappala, 1786 Kings Highway, Chester, NY 10918 (Telephone: 845-469-7000)
•    Town Historian:  Cliff Patrick, 119 Brookside Place, Chester, NY 10918 (Telephone: 845-469-7645)

Town of Cornwall   cornwallny.com
•    Town Clerk: Jennifer McCormick, 183 Main Street, Cornwall, NY 12518 (Telephone: 845-534-9100)
•    Town Historian: Renita McGuinness, 183 Main St, Cornwall, NY 12518 (Telephone: 845-534-9100)

Town of Crawford   townofcrawford.org
•    Town Clerk: Jessica Kempter,    121 Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566 (Telephone: 845-744-2020)
•    Town Historian:  Joanne Keilor, 121 Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566 (Telephone: 845-744-6995)

Town of DeerPark   townofdeerpark.org
•    Town Clerk: Florence T Santini, 420 Route 209, PO Box 621, Huguenot, NY 12746 (Telephone: 845-856-2210)
•    Town Historian: Michael J. Worden, 420 Route 209, PO Box 621, Huguenot, NY 12746 (Telephone: 845-856-2702)
•    Assistant Historian: Antonia Marion, Christopher St, Port Jervis, NY 12771 (Telephone: 845-856-2702)

Town of Goshen   townofgoshen.org
•    Town Clerk: Mary Riso, 41 Webster Avenue,  Goshen, NY 10924 (Telephone: 845-294-6250 x1222)
•    Town Historian: Michelle Figliomeni, 58 Helmes Hill Rd, Washingtonville, NY 10992 (Telephone: 845-496-4567)

Town of Greenville   townofgreenville.org
•    Town Clerk: Theresa M. Whelan, 1537 U.S. Highway 6, Port Jervis, NY 12771 (Telephone: 845-856-5064 ext. 1227)
•    Town Historian: Peter Ewanciw, 16 Mi-Bar Lane, Port Jervis, NY 12771 (Telephone: 845-856-5064)

Town of Hamptonburgh   townofhamptonburgh.org
•    Town Clerk: Christine T. Durante, 18 Bull Road, Campbell Hall, NY 10916 (Telephone: 845-427-2424)
•    Town Historian: John Gramm, 2819 State Route 207, Campbell Hall, NY 10916-2725 (Telephone: 845-427-2760)

Town of Highlands   highlands-ny.gov
•    Town Clerk: June Patterson, 254 Main St, Highland Falls, NY 10928 (Telephone: 845-446-4280)
•    Town Historian: Veronica Coffey , 254 Main St.,Highland Falls NY 10928 (Telephone: 845-446-0400)

Town of Minisink   townofminisink.com
•    Town Clerk: Sally Crawford, 20 Roy Smith Drive, Westtown, NY 10998 (Telephone: 845-726-3700)
•    Town Historian: Teresa Weeden Gurdineer, 20 Roy Smith Dr., Westtown, NY 10998 (Telephone: 845-726-4148)

Town of Monroe   monroeny.org
•    Town Clerk: Valerie Bitzer, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe  NY 10950 (Telephone: 845-783-1900)
•    Town Historian: James Nelson, 1465 Orange Turnpike NY 10950 (Telephone: 845-783-1900)

Town of Montgomery   townofmontgomery.com
•    Town Clerk: Tara Stickles, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery, NY 12549 (Telephone: 845-457-2660)
•    Town Historian: Mary Ellen Matise , 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery, NY 12549 (Telephone: 845-457-9098)

Town of Mount Hope   townofmounthope.org
•    Town Clerk: Kathleen A Myers, 1706 Route 211W, Otisville, NY 10963 (Telephone: 845-386-1460)
•    Town Historian: Nancie Craig , 1706 Route 211 W., Otisville, NY 10963 (Telephone: 845-309-0215)

Town of Newburgh   townofnewburgh.org
•    Town Clerk: Lisa M. Vance-Ayers, 1496 Route 300, Newburgh, NY 12550 (Telephone: 845-564-4554)
•    Town Historian: Alan B. Crawford, 1496 Route 300,  Newburgh, NY 12550 (Telephone: 845-564-4552)

Town of Palm Tree  
•    Town Clerk: Gedalye Szegedin P.O.Box 568, Monroe, NY 10949
•    Town Historian:

Town of New Windsor   newwindsor-ny.gov
•    Town Clerk: Kelly Allegra, 555 Union Ave, New Windsor, NY 12553 (Telephone: 845-563-4670)
•    Town Historian: Glenn Marshall, 555 Union Ave, New Windsor, NY 12553 (Telephone: 845-562-5782, Office: 845-563-4609)

Town of Tuxedo   tuxedogov.org
•    Town Clerk: Marisa Dollbaum, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987 (Telephone: 845-351-4411)
•    Town Historian: George D. Langberg , One Temple Drive, Tuxedo, NY 10987 (Telephone: 845-351-2926)

Town of Wallkill   townofwallkill.com
•    Town Clerk: Louisa Ingrassia, 99 Tower Drive, Building A
 , Middletown, NY 10941 (Telephone: 845-692-7826)

•    Town Historian: Tom Nosworthy, 99 Tower Drive, Building A, Middletown, NY 10941-1710 (Telephone: 845-692-4862)

Town of Warwick   townofwarwick.org
•    Town Clerk: ) Eileen Astorino , 132 Kings Highway, Warwick, NY 10990 (Telephone: 845-986-1124 Ext 246)
•    Town Historian: Prof. Richard Hull, 92 Four Corners Rd, Warwick, NY 10990 (Telephone: 845-986-7803)

Town of Wawayanda   townofwawayanda.com
•    Town Clerk: Kathryn A Sherlock80 Ridgebury Hill Rd.  Slate Hill, NY 10973 (Telephone: 845-355-5700)
•    Town Historian: Edward Horan, 513 Ridgebury Road, Slate Hill, NY 10973 (Telephone: 845-355-4174)

Town of Woodbury   townofwoodbury.com
•    Town Clerk:Desiree Potvin, PO Box 1004, 615 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY 10930 (Telephone: 845-928-6829)
•    Town Historian: Leslie Rose, Box 30, Highland Mills, NY 10934 (Telephone: 845-928-6479)

Villages

Village of Chester   villageofchesterny.org
•    Village Clerk: Angel O’Neill, 47 Main St., Chester, NY 10918 (Telephone: 845-469-2388)
•    Village Historian: Nancy O’Neill, 47 Main St., Chester, NY 10918 (Telephone: 845-496-4170)

Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson   cornwall-on-hudson.org
•    Village Clerk: Jeanne Mahoney, 325 Hudson Street, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 12520 (Telephone: 845-534-4200)
•    Village Historian: Kathleen Christensen, 325 Hudson Street, Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 12520 (Telephone: 845-534-4200)

Village of Florida  villageoffloridany.org
•    Village Clerk:Colleen Wierzbicki, 33 South Main St., Florida, NY 10921 (Telephone: 845-651-7815)
•    Village Historian: William JR Pillmeier, PO Box 603, Florida, NY 10921 (Telephone: 845-651-77608)

Village of Goshen   villageofgoshen-ny.gov
•    Village Clerk: Maria M Darby, 276 Main Street, Goshen, NY 10924 (Telephone: 845-294-6750)
•    Village Historian: Marilyn Hayden, 276 Main St, Goshen, NY 10924 (Telephone: 845-294-6750)

Village of Greenwood Lake   villageofgreenwoodlake.org
•    Village Clerk: Patricia Olsen, Church Street, PO Box 7, Greenwood Lake, NY 10925 (Telephone: 845-477-9215)
•    Village Historian: Vacant

Village of Harriman   villageofharriman.org
•    Village Clerk: Jane Leake, 1 Church Street, Harriman, NY 10926 (Telephone: 845-783-4421)
•    Village Historian: Irma Escallier, PO Box 946, Harriman, NY 12926 (Telephone: 845-783-4421)

Village of Highland Falls   highlandfallsny.org
•    Village Clerk: Regina M Taylor, 303 Main Street, Highland Falls, NY 10928 (Telephone: 845-446-3400)
•    Village Historian: Verronica Coffey, 303 Main St., Highland Falls, NY 10928 (Telephone: 845-446-0400)

Village of Kiryas Joel   kiryasjoelvillage.com
•    Village Clerk: Gedalye Szegedin, PO Box 566, Monroe, NY 10949 (Telephone: 845-783-8300)
•    Village Historian:

Village of Maybrook  villageofmaybrook.com
•    Village Clerk: Valentina Johnson, 111 Schipps Lane, Maybrook, NY 12543 (Telephone: 845-427-2717)
•    Village Historian: Roberta Petzold, 5 Conklin Ln, Maybrook, NY 12543 (Telephone: 845-427-2591)

Village of Monroe   villageofmonroe.org
•    Village Clerk: Kimberly Zahra, 7 Stage Road, Monroe, NY 10950 (Telephone: 845-782-8341)
•    Village Historian: Linda Burroughs, 35 Freeland St, Monroe, NY 10950 (Telephone: 845-782-8540)

 Village of Montgomery   villageofmontgomery.org
•    Village Clerk: Monsertate Rivera-Fernamdez, 133 Clinton Street, Montgomery, NY 12549 (Telephone: 845-457-9661)
•    Village Historian: Brian Fitzapatrick, 142 Clinton St., Montgomery, NY 12549 (Telephone: 845-457-7576)

Village of Otisville   villageofotisville@digitaltowpath.org
•    Village Clerk: Christine DiPoalo, 66 Highland Ave, Otisville, NY 10963 (Telephone: 845-386-5172)
•    Village Historian: Gail Heatherly, 66 Highland Ave, Otisville , NY 10963

Village of Pine Island   unknown
•    Village Clerk:
•    Village Historian: Robert Sodrick, 8 Euclid Ave, Middletown, NY 10940 (Telephone: 845-651-3707, Cell 845-258-9741)

Village of So Blooming Grove   villageofsobloominggrove.com
•    Village Clerk: Kerry Dougherty, 811 State Route 208, PO Box 295, Blooming Grove, NY 10914 (Telephone 845-782-2600)
•    Village Historian: Asher Guttman, PO Box 295, Blooming Grove, NY 10914 (Telephone: 845-776-0910)

Village of Tuxedo Park   tuxedopark-ny.gov
•    Village Clerk: Elizabeth Doherty, 80 Lorillard Road, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987 (Telephone: 845-351-4745)
•    Village Historian: C. Krocber, PO Box 31, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987

Village of Unionville   unionvilleny.org
•    Village Clerk: Debroah S Miller, 7 Main Street PO Box 148, Unionville, NY 10988 (Telephone: 845-726-3681)
•    Village Historian: Dean Edwards, PO Box 422, Unionville, NY 10988 (Telephone: 845-726-4321)

Village of Walden   villageofwalden.org
•    Village Clerk: Marissa Karus, One Municipal Square, Walden, NY 12586 (Telephone: 845-778-2177)
•    Village Historian: Mary Ellen Matise, 1 Municipal Sq, Walden, NY 12586 (Telephone: 845-778-2177)

Village of Warwick   villageofwarwick.org
•    Village Clerk: Raina Abramson, 77 Main Street, PO Box 369, Warwick, NY 10990 (Telephone: 845-986-2031)
•    Village Historian: Ivy Tulin, 50 Wawayanda Rd., Warwick, NY 10990 (Telephone: 845-986-4025, Cell 917-796-0995)

Village of Washingtonville   Washingtonville-ny.gov
•    Village Clerk: Christine Shenkman, 9 Fairlawn  Drive, Washingtonville, NY 10992 (Telephone: 845-496-3221)
•    Village Historian: Vacant, 21 North St, Washingtonville, NY 10992 (Telephone: 845-496-3467)

Village of Woodbury   villageofwoodbury.com
•    Village Clerk: Desiree Potvin, PO Box 546, Central Valley, NY 10917 (Telephone: 845-928-7558)
•    Village Historian: Leslie Rose, PO Box 546, Central Valley, NY 10917 (Telephone: 845-928-7558)

Cities

City of Middletown   Middletown-ny.com
•    City Clerk: Richard P McCormack, 16 James Street, Middletown, NY 10940 (Telephone: 845-346-4166)
•    City Historian: Peter Laskaris, 146 West Main St, Middletown, NY 10940 (Telephone: 845-343-6434)

City of Newburgh   cityofnewburgh-ny.com
•    City Clerk: Lorene Vitek, 83 Broadway, Newburgh, NY 12550 (Telephone: 845-569-7311)
•    City Historian: Mary McTamaney, 123 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550 (Telephone: 845-569-8090, 845-562-8419)

City of Port Jervis   portjervisny.gov
•    City Clerk: Laura Quick, 4000-20 Hammond Street, PO Box 1002, Port Jervis, NY 12771 (Telephone: 845-858-4000)
•    City Historian: Richard Roberts, 20 Hammond St, Port Jervis, NY 12771 (Telephone: 845-856-8373, Home 845-856-6564)

Orange County Historian
•    County Historian: Johanna Yaun, One Washington Center, Newburgh, NY 12550 (Telephone: 845-291-2388) (Fax 845-291-2027)

NY State Historian 
•    State Historian, NYS Education Dept., 3097 Cultural Ed. Center, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12230  (Telephone: 518-474-5353)

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