October 2023

Putting Your Upstate New York Ancestor on the Map

Determining where your Upstate New York ancestors lived can provide valuable context to understanding their lives but figuring out that physical location can sometimes be tricky. Learn about map resources and various survey and lotting systems used in Upstate New York as well as some strategies that can help you put your ancestor on the map.

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

Skip Duett