Legacy 6.0 Deluxe Edition Users
If you have Legacy 6.0 Deluxe Edition then start Legacy and click on the "Install and Download Now" on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left which looks like the following picture:)
Legacy 6.0 Standard Edition Users
Standard Edition users are required to visit our web site in order to download the new update.
New in this build:
- Timelines - added historical timeline of the jurisdictional history of Ontario, Canada. Contributed by Jim Terry.
- Timelines - added an Inventions timeline. This historical timeline, which can be merged with your ancestor's chronology view, displays inventions from the year 1023 to the year 1999. Makes for a fun way to see what was happening during your life or your ancestor's life.
- Timelines - added a general history timeline for Denmark.
- Publishing Center - Added a "Delete a Saved Book" button.
- Load a Picture - Added a Find box on the Load a Picture screen. When you start typing a filename, the highlight bar jumps down into the list to match what you have typed.
- Backups - After a backup of a family file, a prompt is displayed asking if the multimedia files should also be backed up.
- Forms Center - added a few new forms. If anyone has any forms they would like to see added to Legacy please send them to us.
New Research Guidance:
- England - added link to new online 1851 census
- England - added 2 new online repository for Civil Registration Indexes - www.familyrelatives.org and BMDIndex.co.uk
- Wales - added link to new online 1851 census
- Channel Islands - added link to new online 1851 census
- Isle of Man - added link to new online 1851 census
- Canada - added link to new online pre-1905 birth indexes for Saskatchewan
- Canada – added link to new online Saskatchewan Homesteads Index, 1872-1930
- United States – added local histories for Illinois (in repositories other than the FHL)
- United States – Maryland – Added link to new online Maryland Colonial Census, 1776
- United States – New York – Added links to new online New York state censuses, 1892, 1905
- Scotland - added link to new online 1861 census
To view past updates, click here.