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Local Municipal Historians in St Lawrence County, New York

Town, village, and city historians in New York State come under the Office of the State Historian, which

is an officially-appointed office with mandated responsibilities to a network of 1,640 appointed local government historians.

The current New York State Historian, appointed in 2008, is Robert Weible.

Town, village, and city historians for St Lawrence County, New York are listed below in alphabetical order by locality. In some cases, historians fulfill the duties for more than one locality, and are thus listed more than once. In communities that have assistant or deputy historians, those individual are listed second and their names in parentheses. The area code for phone numbers listed below is 315 unless otherwise noted. For more information, contact the St Lawrence County Historical Association at the address and phone number listed below. If a name is hyperlinked, you can click on it to open an e-mail form.

St Lawrence County Historian Sue Longshore, c/o The St Lawrence County Historical Association, PO Box 8, 3 East Main Street, Canton, NY 13617 Phone: 386-8133 Fax: 386-8143

  • Brasher
  • Carl Goodrich, PO Box 132, Brasher Falls, NY 13613 315-250-0343
  • Dorothy Goodrich - Deputy, PO Box 132, Brasher Falls, NY 13613 315-250-0343
  • Canton Town and Village - History of Canton
  • Linda Casserly, Municipal Building, 60 Main Street, Canton, NY 13617 315-386-1633 EMail
  • Clare
  • Allan Peabody, 3495 County Route 27, Russell, NY 13684 315-386-3849 EMail
  • Clifton
  • Mark Friden, 15 Leonard Drive, Star Lake, NY 13690 315-848-3222 EMail
  • Colton - Colton Museum and Historical Society
  • Dennis Eickhoff, PO Box 95, Colton, NY 13625 -- EMail
  • DeKalb - Town of DeKalb Historical Association
  • Bryan Thompson, 68 Streeter Road, DeKalb Junction, NY 13630 315-347-2178 EMail
  • Depeyster
  • Sharon Murdock, 4626 County Rt. 10, DePeyster, NY 13633 315-344-2250 EMail
  • Edwards, Town and Village - The Edwards History and Genealogy Center
  • LaVerne Freeman, 61 Maple Ave, Edwards, NY 13635 315-562-3500 EMail
  • Dawn Mullaney - Deputy, 2442 County Route 24, Edwards, NY 13635 315-562-3647
  • Fine
  • Shirley Meek, 674 Oswegatchie Rd., Oswegatchie, NY 13670 315-848-2819 EMail
  • Kathryn Peabody - Deputy, PO Box 294, Star Lake, NY 13690 315-848-2338
  • Fowler
  • Karen Simmons, 87 Little York Road, Gouverneur, NY 13642 315-287-4758
  • Gouverneur, Town
  • Joseph Laurenza, 30 Church Street, Gouverneur, NY 13642 315-287-0570 EMail
  • Gouverneur, Village - Gouverneur Museum
  • Joe Laurenza, Gouverneur Museum, 30 Church Street, Gouverneur, NY 13642 315-287-0570
  • Hammond, Town and Village - Hammond Museum
  • Donna Demick, 1501 State Highway 37, Hammond, NY 13646 315-324-5731 EMail
  • Hermon, Town and Village - Hermon History
  • Lenore Zaunere, 527 Pond Road, Hermon, NY 13652 315-347-2373 EMail
  • Heuvelton - Pickens General Store
  • Linda Wood, 182 McIlwee Road, Heuvelton, NY 13654 315-344-6364 EMail
  • Hopkinton - Town of Hopkinton Museum
  • Mary Converse, 2893 State Highway 11B, Hopkinton, NY 12965 315-328-4681 EMail
  • Lawrence
  • Alice Stevenson, 11405 State Highway 11, Lawrenceville, NY 12949 315-389-5958 EMail
  • Lisbon - Lisbon Depot Museum
  • Nancy Lafaver, PO Box 215, Lisbon, NY 13658 315-393-4154 EMail
  • Louisville
  • Carol Pulley, 1073 County Route 36, Norfolk, NY 13667 316-525-7139 EMail
  • Macomb
  • Mary Matice, 10 Sawmill Road, Gouverneur, NY 13642 315-578-2388 EMail
  • Madrid - Madrid History
  • Sara Day-Schulz, 412 County Route 31, Madrid, NY 13660 315-322-0605 EMail
  • Carrie Rutherford - Deputy, 684 County Route 30, Lisbon, NY 13658 315-322-4293 EMail
  • Massena, Town and Village - Massena Museum
  • Mary Ellen Casselman, 200 East Orvis Street, Massena, NY 13662 315-769-8571 EMail
  • Morristown, Town and Village - Morristown Gateway Museum
  • Debbie Murray, PO Box 240, Morristown, NY 13664 315-375-6510 EMail
  • Norfolk - Norfolk Historical Museum
  • Leon Burnap, 105 River Road, Norfolk, NY 13667 315-384-4575 EMail
  • Norwood - Susan C Lyman Historical Museum
  • Tony Nocerino, PO Box 103, Norwood, NY 13668 315-384-3273 EMail
  • Richard Boprey - Deputy, 35 Park Street, Norwood, NY 13668 315-353-9943
  • Ogdensburg - Ogdensburg History
  • Julie Madlin, 2 Madlin Drive, Ogdensburg, NY 13669 315-528-0733 EMail
  • Oswegatchie, Town of
  • Linda Wood, 182 McIlwee Road, Heuvelton, NY 13654 315-344-6364 EMail
  • Parishville - Parishville Museum Facebook Page
  • Joe McGill, PO Box 628, Parishville, NY 13672 315-265-4232 EMail
  • Piercefield - Piercefield Museum
  • Nancy Boeye, PO Box 136, Piercefield, NY 12973 518-554-1001 EMail
  • Pierrepont
  • Barbara Daniels, 872 State Highway 68, Canton, NY 13617 315-379-0804 EMail
  • Shirley Gardner - Deputy, 101 Brown Road, Colton, NY 13625 315-386-2103
  • Pitcairn
  • Leland Ryan, 346 State Hwy. 3, Harrisville, NY 13648 315-543-2255 EMail
  • Potsdam, Town and Village - Potsdam Public Museum
  • Mimi Van Deusen, PO Box 5168, Potsdam, NY 13676 315-265-6910 EMail
  • Rensselaer Falls
  • Mimi Barr, PO Box 18, Rensselaer Falls, NY 13680 315-344-6681 EMail
  • Robert Poor - Deputy, PO Box 24, Rensselaer Falls, NY 13680 315-344-6603
  • Richville - Richville Historical Association
  • Lila Youngs, 971 River Road, Richville, NY 13681 315-287-0667 EMail
  • Rossie
  • Linda Mandigo, 178 County Route 10, Redwood, NY 13679 315-324-5166 EMail
  • Russell - Russell Memorial Hall/Museum
  • Stacie Hale, PO Box 628, Russell, NY 13684 315-347-2115 EMail
  • Stockholm
  • Carl Stickney, 2959 County Route 49, Norwood, NY 13668 315-384-4764 EMail
  • Shirley Dubois - Deputy, 487 Nichols Road, Winthrop, NY 13697 315-389-4824
  • Waddington - Town
  • Zachary Dupray, PO Box 338, Waddington, NY 13694 315-276-8977 EMail
  • Waddington - Village
  • E Jane Layo, 79 West St Lawrence Avenue, Box 277, Waddington, NY 13694 315-388-5967 EMail

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