FamilyBrowse - Another Way to Look at FamilySearch - new webinar by Mary Roddy now available

FamilySearch.org has millions of images on its website, many of which are unindexed and not yet searchable. But if you know how to get into the catalog and browse around, you can find the unindexed images of birth and death certificates, naturalization papers, deeds, wills, estate inventories and more. Learn tricks to get into the catalog, why using the map on the FamilySearch search page might not be the best way to find records, and learn about some of the many and varied indexing schemes used in county record books.

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FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Japan, and United States

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Explore the new record collections for Denmark Deeds and Mortgages 1572-1928, Czech Republic School Registers 1799-1953, United States War of 1812 Index to Service Records 1812-1815, and more than 7 million additions to the Find A Grave Index. Search these and more by following the links below.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Belgium Antwerp Civil Registration 1588-1913

5,142

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Belgium Brabant Civil Registration 1582-1914

28,028

2,055

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Belgium East Flanders Civil Registration 1541-1914

41,927

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Belgium Hainaut Civil Registration 1600-1913

4,729

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Belgium Liège Civil Registration 1621-1914

5,655

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Belgium West Flanders Civil Registration 1582-1910

43,815

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Czech Republic School Registers 1799-1953

0

1,158,164

Added images to an existing collection

Denmark Deeds and Mortgages 1572-1928

0

2,993,164

Added images to an existing collection

Find A Grave Index

7,586,038

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Japan Genealogies 850-2012

0

59,303

Added images to an existing collection

Japan Village Records 709-1982

0

223,187

Added images to an existing collection

South Carolina Georgetown Passenger Lists 1904-1942

1,302

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Texas and Arizona Arrivals 1903-1910

59,299

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

United States Passport Applications 1795-1925

38,025

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

United States War of 1812 Index to Service Records 1812-1815

1,130,851

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Help Us Publish More Free Records Online

Searchable historical records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of online volunteers worldwide. These volunteers transcribe (or index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are always needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published weekly online on FamilySearch.org. Learn how you can volunteer to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/Indexing. 

About FamilySearch International

FamilySearch 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 and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources for free at FamilySearch.org or through more than 4,600 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.


New! FamilySearch Pilot Tool - free webinar explains the new tool

Index what you want! FamilySearch has a new, revolutionary pilot tool that allows you to index any of their 1.5 billion online images, even those that are not available to index through their current indexing software. Simply index the records while you're searching through them.

To help introduce this pilot program to the public, we've recorded and now published a webinar with FamilySearch. In this 36 minute webinar, you'll learn about different projects that are benefiting from this new pilot tool and you'll get to see it in action.

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FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Canada, England, Honduras, Italy, Liberia, New Zealand, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Ukraine, United States, and Venezuela

FamilySearch Records Update

It will take some time to peruse this week's updates--50 in all! Check out all of the marriage records from a variety of states, including New York, Indiana, Illinois, and Ohio. Other highlights include New York New York Index to Alien Crewmen Who Were Discharged or Who Deserted 1917-1957, California San Francisco Airplane Arrival Card Index 1936-1949, Ukraine Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates 1734-1920, and New Zealand Auckland Waikumete Cemetery Records 1886-1943 . Find these and more by following the links bellow.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

BillionGraves Index

227,783

227,783

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

British Columbia Marriage Registrations 1859-1932; 1937-1938

6,123

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

California San Francisco Airplane Arrival Card Index 1936-1949

22,858

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

England and Wales Census 1861

2,504,271

111,092

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

England Durham Diocese Marriage Bonds & Allegations 1692-1900

35,079

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Florida and South Carolina Airplane Arrival Manifests 1944-1945

0

127

New browsable image collection.

Florida Knights Keys Passenger Lists 1908-1912

5,399

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Honduras Civil Registration 1841-1968

0

609

Added images to an existing collection

Idaho Birth Index 1861-1911

60,430

0

New indexed records collection

Idaho Death Certificates 1938-1961

118,152

0

New indexed records collection

Illinois Cook County Deaths 1878-1994

3,732,138

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Indiana Marriages 1811-2007

276,945

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Bergamo Civil Registration (State Archive) 1866-1901

6,965

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Caltanissetta Civil Registration (State Archive) 1820-1935

78,629

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Grosseto Civil Registration (State Archive) 1851-1907

113,690

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Modena Civil Registration (State Archive) 1806-1942

67,474

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Prato Civil Registration (State Archive) 1866-1923

7,183

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Reggio Calabria Civil Registration (State Archive) 1784-1943

0

2,143,899

Added images to an existing collection

Italy Viterbo Civil Registration (State Archive) 1870-1943

90,051

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Kansas County Marriages 1855-1911

311,857

2,333

Added images to an existing collection

Kansas Marriages 1811-1911

185,068

0

New indexed records collection

Liberia Marriage Records 1941-1974

24,625

24,406

New browsable image collection.

Louisiana Parish Marriages 1837-1957

46,810

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Maine Crew List Arriving at Eastport 1949-1958

7,239

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Maryland County Marriages 1658-1940

53,762

0

New indexed records collection

Minnesota County Marriages 1860-1949

570,213

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Mississippi Tippah County Marriages 1858-1979

19,583

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Missouri County Marriage Naturalization and Court Records 1800-1991

57,837

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New York County Marriages 1847-1848; 1908-1936

252,052

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New York New York Index to Alien Crewmen Who Were Discharged or Who Deserted 1917-1957

1,270,298

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island) 1891-1924

0

3,243,611

New browsable image collection.

New York Passenger Lists 1820-1891

30,480

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New Zealand Auckland Waikumete Cemetery Records 1886-1943

0

971

New browsable image collection.

North Carolina County Marriages 1762-1979

1,796

1,796

Added indexed records to an existing collection

North Dakota Manifests of Immigrant Arrivals 1910-1952

11,631

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Ohio County Marriages 1789-2013

92,719

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Ohio Washington County Court Records 1810-1930

0

6,421

Added images to an existing collection

Oklahoma County Marriages 1890-1995

126,532

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Ontario Births 1869-1910

125,109

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Pennsylvania Crew Lists arriving at Erie 1952-1957

44,119

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Peru Áncash Civil Registration 1888-2005

0

3,146

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Peru Cajamarca Civil Registration 1938-1996

0

3,175

Added images to an existing collection

Philippines Civil Registration (National) 1945-1984

180,213

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Poland Radom Roman Catholic Church Books 1587-1966

1,884

62

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Portugal Portalegre Catholic Church Records 1859-1911

4,441

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

South Africa Netherdutch Reformed Church Registers (Pretoria Archive) 1838- 1991

48,422

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Spain Province of Cádiz Municipal Records 1784-1956

0

57

Added images to an existing collection

Ukraine Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates 1734-1920

0

189,353

Added images to an existing collection

Utah County Marriages 1887-1937

337,714

124,465

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Venezuela Archdiocese of Mérida Catholic Church Records 1654-2013

0

405,819

Added images to an existing collection

Help Us Publish More Free Records Online

Searchable historical records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of online volunteers worldwide. These volunteers transcribe (or index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are always needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published weekly online on FamilySearch.org. Learn how you can volunteer to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/Indexing.
 
About FamilySearch International
 
FamilySearch 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 and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources for free at FamilySearch.org or through more than 4,893 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Italy, Sweden, and United States

A few domestic and international updates this week. For the United States you'll see some new content for United States GenealogyBank Obituaries 1980-2014, North Carolina State Supreme Court Case Files 1800-1909, Utah Death Certificates 1904-1964, and the Rhode Island District Court Naturalization Indexes 1906-1991. Find these and additional updates below for Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Italy, and Sweden.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Australia Tasmania Miscellaneous Records 1829-2001

0

68,774

Added images to an existing collection

Belgium Hainaut Civil Registration 1600-1913

32,642

208

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Bolivia Catholic Church Records 1566-1996

35,765

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Napoli Civil Registration (State Archive) 1809-1865

146,760

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Sweden Örebro Church Records 1613-1918; index 1635-1860

42,405

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

United States GenealogyBank Obituaries 1980-2014

0

27,075

Added images to an existing collection

North Carolina State Supreme Court Case Files 1800-1909

876,769

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Utah Death Certificates 1904-1964

0

25,217

Added images to an existing collection

Rhode Island District Court Naturalization Indexes 1906-1991

136,534

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Help Us Publish More Free Records Online

Searchable historical records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of online volunteers worldwide. These volunteers transcribe (or index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are always needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published weekly online on FamilySearch.org. Learn how you can volunteer to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/Indexing.
 
About FamilySearch International
 
FamilySearch 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 and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources for free at FamilySearch.org or through more than 4,600 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Argentina, Brazil, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Ukraine, and the United States

Take a virtual trip around the world by diving into FamilySearch's 2044 free online historic record collections. Some of this week's additions include Brazil São Paulo Immigration Cards 1902-1980Czech Republic Land Records 1450-1889, Montana County Births and Deaths 1840-2004, and Ukraine Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates 1840-1896.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Argentina National Census 1869

0

1,851

Added images to an existing collection

Brazil São Paulo Immigration Cards 1902-1980

107,018

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Czech Republic Land Records 1450-1889

0

236,483

Added images to an existing collection

Dominican Republic Civil Registration 1801-2010

36,372

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

El Salvador Civil Registration 1704-1977

78,348

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Montana County Births and Deaths 1840-2004

448,484

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Ukraine Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates 1840-1896

0

147,248

Added images to an existing collection

United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors 1775-1783

0

17,891

New browsable image collection.

Help Us Publish More Free Records Online
Searchable historical records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of online volunteers worldwide. These volunteers transcribe (or index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are always needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published weekly online on FamilySearch.org. Learn how you can volunteer to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/Indexing.
 
About FamilySearch International
 
FamilySearch 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 and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources for free at FamilySearch.org or through more than 4,600 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Italy, Russia, and United States

Apart from a very significant addition to the Italy Napoli Civil Registration (State Archive) 1809-1865 collection, this week is predominantly about new, free US marriages and passenger lists collections. Search marriage records from 11 states, including Louisiana Parish Marriages 1837-1957New York County Marriages 1847-1848; 1908-1936Ohio County Marriages 1789-2013, and Pennsylvania Civil Marriages 1677-1950. Check out all of the new collections below. 

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Colorado County Marriages 1864-1995

129,976

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Iowa County Marriages 1838-1934

35,637

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Napoli Civil Registration (State Archive) 1809-1865

0

1,628,616

Added images to an existing collection

Kentucky County Marriages 1797-1954

331,212

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Louisiana New Orleans Passenger Lists 1820-1945

1,340,028

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Louisiana Parish Marriages 1837-1957

1,023,241

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New Hampshire Marriage Certificates 1948-1959

96,665

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New York County Marriages 1847-1848; 1908-1936

474,679

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

North Carolina County Marriages 1762-1979

794,839

424,145

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Ohio County Marriages 1789-2013

79,936

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Oklahoma County Marriages 1890-1995

49,517

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Pennsylvania Civil Marriages 1677-1950

241,745

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Russia Tatarstan Church Books 1721-1939

0

2

Added images to an existing collection

Tennessee County Marriages 1790-1950

8,307

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

United States Passport Applications 1795-1925

521,587

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Vermont St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings 1895-1924

110,120

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Washington County Marriages 1855-2008

328,604

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Help Us Publish More Free Records Online
Searchable historical records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of online volunteers worldwide. These volunteers transcribe (or index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are always needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published weekly online on FamilySearch.org. Learn how you can volunteer to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/Indexing.
 
About FamilySearch International
 
FamilySearch 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 and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources for free at FamilySearch.org or through more than 4,600 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Billions of Records, Billions of Stories - free webinar by FamilySearch's Devin Ashby now online for limited time

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The recording of today's webinar, "Billions of Records, Billions of Stories" by FamilySearch's Devin Ashby PLUS the after-webinar party is now available to view for free at www.FamilyTreeWebinars.com.

In addition to the new story-telling and preservation ideas, Devin shared information on:

  • what's happening in the FamilySearch labs
  • the new Google Photos
  • Obituary indexing

View the Recording at FamilyTreeWebinars.com

If you could not make it to the live event or just want to watch it again, the 1 hour 42 minute recording of "Billions of Records, Billions of Stories" PLUS the after-webinar party is now available to view in our webinar library for free for a limited time. Or watch it at your convenience with an annual or monthly webinar membership.

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  • What Happened to the State of Frankland - Using Tennessee's Pre-Statehood Records by Mark Lowe. October 21.
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  • Organizing Your Genetic Genealogy by Diahan Southard. November 11.
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FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Isle of Man, Nicaragua, and United States

Nearly 10 million records have been added to New York New York Passenger and Crew Lists 1909 1925-1957. Also making a splash this week are Australia Queensland Cemetery Records 1802-1990Illinois County Marriages 1810-1934British Columbia Death Registrations 1872-1986; 1992-1993, and Pennsylvania Historical Society of Pennsylvania Card Catalog 1553-2015. See additional collection updates made this week in the list below.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Australia New South Wales 1828 Census

15,461

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Australia Queensland Cemetery Records 1802-1990

335,738

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

BillionGraves Index

562,082

562,082

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Brazil Pernambuco Civil Registration 1804-2014

132,187

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

British Columbia Death Registrations 1872-1986; 1992-1993

317,454

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

British Columbia Marriage Registrations 1859-1932; 1937

18,818

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Florida Probate Records 1784-1990

0

2,686

Added images to an existing collection

Germany Prussia Brandenburg and Posen Church Book Duplicates 1794-1874

12,729

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Hawaii Passenger Lists of Airplanes departing Honolulu 1942-1948

80,729

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Illinois County Marriages 1810-1934

2,858

654,418

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Isle of Man Parish Registers 1598-2009

23,097

0

Added images to an existing collection

Maine J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection ca. 1780-1999

181,845

177,468

New indexed records and images collection

Massachusetts Salem and Beverly Crew Lists and Shipping Articles 1797-1934

227,863

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New York New York Passenger and Crew Lists 1909 1925-1957

9,973,898

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Nicaragua Civil Registration 1809-2013

0

71,067

Added images to an existing collection

Pennsylvania Historical Society of Pennsylvania Card Catalog 1553-2015

0

946,124

New browsable image collection.

Utah Obituaries from Utah Newspapers 1850-2005

412

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Utah Tremonton and Garland Obituaries 1959-2013

0

18,267

New browsable image collection.

Help Us Publish More Free Records Online
Searchable historical records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of online volunteers worldwide. These volunteers transcribe (or index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are always needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published weekly online on FamilySearch.org. Learn how you can volunteer to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/Indexing.
 
About FamilySearch International
FamilySearch 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 and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources for free at FamilySearch.org or through more than 4,800 family history centers in 132 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.

FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Brazil, Colombia, Honduras, Italy, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Peru, and United States

Major additions this week include the United States World War II Draft Registration Cards 1942Brazil Sao Paulo Immigration Cards 1902-1980Colombia Catholic Church Records 1576-2014Italy Asti Civil Registration (State Archive) 1803-1814 1911-1935Maryland Baltimore Passenger Lists 1820-1948Massachusetts Boston Crew Lists 1811-1921, and New Zealand Archives New Zealand Probate Records 1843-1997 collections. Twelve additional collections were also updated this week.  See the table below for details.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Brazil São Paulo Immigration Cards 1902-1980

991,910

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Brazil São Paulo Immigration Cards 1902-1980

0

13,738

Added images to an existing collection

California San Diego Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists 1929-1954

47,380

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Colombia Catholic Church Records 1576-2014

0

1,377,861

Added images to an existing collection

Honduras Civil Registration 1841-1968

178,391

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Idaho County Birth and Death Records 1883-1929

33,063

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy Asti Civil Registration (State Archive) 1803-1814 1911-1935

0

279,461

New browsable image collection

Kentucky Confederate Pension Applications 1912-1950

25,786

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Maryland Baltimore Passenger Lists 1820-1948

873,918

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Massachusetts Boston Crew Lists 1811-1921

424,219

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Missouri County Marriage Naturalization and Court Records 1800-1991

29,690

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Missouri County Marriage Naturalization and Court Records 1800-1991

3,961

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Montana Cascade County Records 1880-2009

79,821

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Montana Teton County Records 1881-2012

11,394

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

New Zealand Archives New Zealand Probate Records 1843-1997

0

724,182

Added images to an existing collection

Nicaragua Civil Registration 1809-2013

0

17,580

Added images to an existing collection

Peru Cusco Civil Registration 1889-1997

176,344

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

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