The Hyatt Local History Collection

 The Yorktown Obituary Index 

Search the index for obituaries from the
Yorktowner and the North County News 
between Oct. 1966 and Dec.  2007. 
 
ISSUES MISSING FROM OUR COLLECTION WERE NOT INCLUDED IN THE INDEX.  SEE OUR LOCAL NEWSPAPERS PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION 


The Obituary Scrapbook

Click on the above link for the index to full text obituaries from The Evening Star, the North County News Online, the New York Times, and other sources.
 
 

 

A NOTE OF APPRECIATION  TO ALL WHO HELPED ORGANIZE AND INDEX THE LOCAL HISTORY COLLECTION.  WITH SPECIAL THANKS TO SHARON KULLBERG WHO UNDERTOOK THE MONUMENTAL TASK OF CREATING THE DATABASE AND TO MARTHA MESITI WHO STARTED IT ALL.  

WE WOULD ALSO LIKE TO ACKNOWLEDGE PAST LIBRARIANS WHO COLLECTED AND PRESERVED THIS MATERIAL, WITH SPECIAL RECOGNITION TO JOYCE COE AND FLORENCE STEVENS.  WE THANK THEM FOR THEIR INSPIRATION.


   

 

     

IN-LIBRARY USE ONLY
 

More Local History Resources:

Yorktown Museum 

Yorktown Historical Society

The Field Library

Try their obituary index for local area 

newspapers back to the mid- 18oos.

Westchester County Archives

Westchester County Historical Society






The Yorktown History Scrapbooks

The library maintains 6 volumes of news clippings and other ephemera covering Yorktown's rich history. Check the index for subjects and people mentioned  covered in this collection. 

Local Newspapers

New York State Historic Newspapers



The Jerome Thaler Weather Collection


For More Information Contact:

Patricia Hallinan  phallina@wlsmail.org

The John C. Hart Memorial Library

www.yorktownlibrary.org