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Albany County, New York

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  • Jeremiah Pearce (1729 - 1793)
    Biography Jeremiah Pearce was born in 1729 in Albany, Albany County, New York, United. His parents were Daniel B Pearce and Nancy Mary Pearce (Bussing) . Jeremiah married Deborah Pearce (Brouwer) o...
  • Ralph F. Shumway (1895 - 1934)
    Ralph Shumway , Census • United States Census, 1930 Ralph Shumway's Spouses and Children Ruby Shumway Wife F 28 Washington Hubert Shumway Son M 8 New York Ralph Shumway Son M 6 New York Char...
  • Ruby Shumway (c.1902 - d.)
    Ruby Shumway Census • United States Census, 1940 Ruby Shumway's Spouses and Children Ralph Shumway Son M 16 New York Charles Shumway Son M 15 New York John Shumway Son M 14 New York Margueri...
  • Mary Martha Heath (1869 - 1870)
  • Daniel E. Heath (1869 - 1870)

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Albany County is a county in the state of New York, in the United States. Its northern border is formed by the Mohawk River, at its confluence with the Hudson River, which is on the east. As of the 2010 census, the population was 304,204. The county seat is Albany, the state capital of New York. As originally established by the English government in the colonial era, Albany County had an indefinite amount of land, but has had an area of 530 square miles since March 3, 1888. The county is named for the Duke of York and of Albany, who became James II of England.

Albany County constitutes the central core of the Capital District of New York State, which comprises the Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Towns

+Denotes County Seat

  • +Albany
  • Berne
  • Bethlehem
  • Coeymans
  • Cohoes
  • Colonie
  • Green Island
  • Guilderland
  • Knox
  • New Scotland
  • Rensselaerville
  • Watervliet
  • Westerlo



Albany Felt Company Complex

Albany Rural Cemetery

The Apple Tavern

The Bacon-Stickney House

Bethlehem House

The Dr. Wesley Blaisdell House

Coeymans School

The Ariaanje Coeymans House

The Frederick Cramer House

The William J. Dickey House

The J. Leonard Lackman House

The Lainhart Farm & Dutch Barn

Cohoes Music Hall

The Charles Parker House

The Casparus F. Pruyn House

The John Schoolcraft House

The Israel Shear House

The Van Schaick House

Watervliet Arsenal