Troy German Hall Association
Troy, New York 
Founded 1890                          Contact:
The Troy German Hall Association, founded in 1890, is an association of individual ethnic societies, each having its roots in Old Germany, carried to this country by and with its individual members and ancestors.

Website updated by Hall member Susan Wells


Our History
The Early Years
The Recent Years
Inner Societies
"Grüß Gott" in Rensselaer County:
The Golden Century
Our New Hall - 1954
Unsere Toten
Pictures from events at Germania Hall
Our Hall Today - 2017
"Stars for our Troops"

can be found at
The Lederhose Saga 

All activities are now being held with
The German American Club
 32 Cherry St. 
Colonie, NY 12205 
Contact Us
2017 and Last Board of Directors 


President:                       James Reedy 
First Vice President:        Rita Backhaus
Second Vice President:   Evelyn Kohler
Treasurer:                        Mary Louise Herrick
Recording Secretary:      Greg Reinwald
Membership Secretary:   Shirley Kuchay 

Board Members 

Harlan Barney Jr.
Brooks Dawson 
Richard C. Herrick
Richard Permenter 
Helmut Reihs
Marianna Schmidt 
Peter Schmid 
Hilda Schmidt
Our building and restaurant was closed and sold in 2016
The Troy German Hall Association was founded in 1890 and dissolved in 2017. 
Our hearts are still with this association. 
As a remembrance of wonderful days gone by, of honoring our German heritage and also our adopted country for many; 
this website will remain available for all to read and remember.