Chemung County New York Genealogy and History
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Chemung County History
Chemung County was formed from 520 square miles (1,300 km2) of Tioga County in 1836.
In 1854, Chemung County was divided and 110 square miles (280 km2) became Schuyler County, reducing Chemung to 410 square miles (1,100 km2), its current size.
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Genealogy Research in Chemung County, New York
Chemung County Clerk
210 Lake Street
PO Box 588
Elmira, NY 14902-0588
- Schuyler County - north
- Tompkins County - northeast
- Tioga County - east
- Bradford County, Pennsylvania - south
- Tioga County, Pennsylvania - southwest
- Steuben County - west