FamilySearch Adds Free Records for 10 Countries

FamilySearch Adds Free Records for 10 Countries

  The following announcement was written by FamilySearch:

FamilySearch Adds Free Records for 10 Countries U.S. collections added for Iowa, Indiana, Louisiana, Ohio, Vermont, and Wisconsin.  22 Twenty-two collections for 10 countries were updated recently at FamilySearch.org. The Germany and Mexico church records were the two largest collections added. Collections were also added for Brazil, Canada, Guatemala, Italy, Norway, Sweden, and the United States. See the list below for more details. See the records online now at FamilySearch.org.

Collection Records Images Comments
Brazil, Catholic Church Records, 1835–1966 0 135,859 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Canada, Ontario, Toronto Trust Cemeteries, 1826–1935 14,864 7,234 New index collection.
Canada, Quebec Notarial Records, 1800–1900 0 12,313 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Canada, Saskatchewan Provincial Records 0 70,184 New browsable image collection. Homestead files for 1908.
Germany, Brandenburg and Posen, Church Book Duplicates, 1794–1874 1,503,247 0 Added index records to existing collection.
Guatemala Civil Registration, 1877–1934 0 252,037 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Italy, Civil Registration, 1806–1940 0 682,186 Added browsable images to existing collection for Bologna, Catania, Genova, Padova, and Teramo.
Mexico, Michoacán, Catholic Church Records (1649–1909) 0 2,290,550 New browsable image collection.
Norway Census, 1875 80,729 0 Added index records to existing collection.
Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1641–1860 12,977 679 Added index records to existing collection. Images available on external website.
Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1640–1860 47,948 3,574 Added index records to existing collection. Images available on external website.
Sweden, Uppsala Church Records, 1613–1860 46,251 2,639 Added index records to existing collection. Images available on external website.
U.S. Social Security Death Index 456,064 0 Added records to existing collection. Current to 30 April 2011.
U.S., Iowa, County Marriages, 1838–1934 131,790 0 New index collection.
U.S., Indiana, Marriages, 1811–1959 37,751 0 Added indexed records to existing collection.
U.S., Louisiana, First Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1940–1945 87,522 0 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Ohio Tax Records, 1800–1850 640,167 170 New index collection.
U.S., Vermont, Vital Records, 1760–1954 259,950 393,556 Added index records and images to existing collection.
U.S., Vermont, Windham County, Westminster District, Probate Records, 1781–1921 0 21,168 New browsable image collection.
U.S., Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907–1933 0 1,478 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Wisconsin, Probate Estate Files, 1848–1933 0 58,375 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Wales, Probate Abstracts, 1773–1780 0 15,135 Added browsable images to existing collection.

FamilySearch International is the largest genealogy organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. To help in this great pursuit, FamilySearch has been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources free online at FamilySearch.org or through over 4,600 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

The Guild of One Name Studies has a familysearch indexing project on English Parish Records.  Contact me for more details.

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About mallerstang

Member of the Guild of One Name Studies researching the name CUMPSTON and its variants. You can see my website at www.cumpston.org.uk I have a new study of the name LAXEN with its own blog at https://laxenresearch.wordpress.com/ and a further research blog which is not registered as a one name study of KNAGGS of Flamborough https://knaggsresearch.wordpress.com/
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