Tompkins County Unclaimed Property

Search for Tompkins County NY unclaimed property. An unclaimed property search can provide information on unclaimed life insurance, unpaid life insurance claims, tax overpayments, property transfers, gift deeds, wills, beneficiaries, money owed by the government, unclaimed money, and property deeds in a will.


The Tompkins County Clerk Office maintains public records for a county or local government, including records on unclaimed property. This can include property transferred through a will or gift deed, overpayments on taxes or tax refunds, or other moneys owed by the government. An unclaimed property search in Tompkins County can find money or property that has not been claimed by an individual or a relative. The Clerk Office may provide an online database to find unclaimed property in Tompkins County New York.

Caroline Town Clerk Slaterville Springs NY 2670 Slaterville Road 14881 607-539-6400

Dryden Village Clerk Dryden NY 16 South Street 13053 607-844-8122

Freeville Clerk Freeville NY 5 Factory Street 13068 607-844-8301

Groton City Clerk Groton NY 108 East Cortland Street 13073 607-898-3966

Harford Town Clerk Dryden NY 394 New York 38 13053 607-844-4091

Lancing Town Clerk Lansing NY 29 Auburn Road 14882 607-533-4142

Newfield Clerk Newfield Hamlet NY 166 Main Street 14867 607-564-9571

Tompkins County Clerk Ithaca NY 121 East Court Street 14850 607-274-5434

Ulysses Town Clerk Trumansburg NY 10 Elm Street 14886 607-387-5767


The Tompkins County Veterans Affairs Department is a federal agency that provides services to veterans, including providing life insurance to service members. In some cases, policyholders or their beneficiaries may have unclaimed insurance funds which are owed to them, which are considered Tompkins County unclaimed property. The Veterans Affairs Department provides an online search database to identify unclaimed life insurance funds owed to people in Tompkins County New York.

Guidance Veterans Memorial Home Dryden NY 2272 Dryden Road 13053 607-844-9900

Veterans of Foreign Wars Ithaca NY 423 West State Street 14850 607-273-5222


The Tompkins County Recorder of Deeds preserves real estate documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of land, property, and property tax records. Recorders of Deeds may also provide information on Tompkins County unclaimed property, including property transferred through a will or gift deed. Unclaimed property information may be available on the Recorder of Deeds website through a searchable database.

Tompkins County Recorder of Deeds Ithaca NY 320 North Tioga Street 14850 607-274-5431