FamilySearch Records Update: New records for Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, Spain, Sweden, and United States

Family historians hungry for historic Irish records will enjoy FamilySearch’s new collection, Ireland Petty Sessions Court Registers 1828-1912. These indexed court documents bring 22 million records to your fingertips. These records were originally filmed at the National Archives of Ireland and the index was created by findmypast.com. See the table below for additions to over 60 historical record collections, including 46 million US obituaries. Click on the collection’s link to start your discovery.

COLLECTION

INDEXED RECORDS

DIGITAL RECORDS

COMMENTS

Australia New South Wales Census (fragment) 1891

0

21,315

Added images to an existing collection

Belgium Antwerp Civil Registration 1588-1910

0

1,670

Added images to an existing collection

BillionGraves Index

1,513,553

1,513,553

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Brazil Pernambuco Civil Registration 1804-2014

0

164,642

Added images to an existing collection

Brazil São Paulo Immigration Cards 1902-1980

1,642,660

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

California Death Index 1905-1939

2,086,638

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Delaware Vital Records 1680-1971

624,395

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

District of Columbia Marriages 1811-1950

83,822

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

France Finistère Quimper et Léon Diocese Catholic Parish Records 1772-1863

970

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Germany Saxony Dresden Citizens' Documents and Business Licenses 1820- 1962

0

855,956

Added images to an existing collection

Illinois County Marriages 1810-1934

504,033

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Iowa State Census 1915

0

9,802

Added images to an existing collection

India Bihar Koilukh Pandit Kirtinand Jha Maithil Brahmin Genealogical Records 1750-1990

0

175,363

Added images to an existing collection

India Hindu Pilgrimage Records 1194-2015

2,782,487

2,843,557

New indexed records and images collection

Iowa State Census 1925

5,573,816

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Ireland Petty Sessions Court Registers 1828-1912

21,833,839

0

New indexed record collection

Italy Caltanissetta Civil Registration (State Archive) 1820-1935

0

318

Added images to an existing collection

Italy Cremona Civil Registration (State Archive) 1744-1942

0

1,325,362

New browsable-image collection.

Italy Grosseto Civil Registration (State Archive) 1851-1907

0

393,814

New browsable-image collection.

Italy L'Aquila Civil Registration (State Archive) 1809-1865 1911-1943

0

111,837

Added images to an existing collection

Italy Pesaro e Urbino Pesaro Civil Registration (State Archive) 1808-1813 1861- 1865

0

75,456

New browsable-image collection.

Italy Pesaro e Urbino Urbino Civil Registration (State Archive) 1866-1942

0

709,381

New browsable-image collection.

Italy Ragusa Civil Registration (State Archive) 1900-1940

0

111,281

New browsable-image collection.

Italy Toscana Civil Registration (State Archive) 1804-1874

0

80,833

Added images to an existing collection

Kentucky Vital Record Indexes 1911-1999

9,865,944

0

New indexed record collection

Louisiana First Registration Draft Cards compiled 1940-1945

39,967

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Massachusetts Boston Passenger Lists Index 1899-1940

1,577,127

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Massachusetts Town Clerk Vital and Town Records 1627-2001

0

182

Added images to an existing collection

Mexico Baja California and Baja California Sur Catholic Church Records 1750- 1984

0

363

Added images to an existing collection

Mexico Chihuahua Catholic Church Records 1632-1958

0

195

New browsable-image collection.

Mexico Guanajuato Catholic Church Records 1519-1984

0

1,077

Added images to an existing collection

Mexico Hidalgo Catholic Church Records 1546-1971

0

574

Added images to an existing collection

Mexico Michoacán Catholic Church Records 1555-1996

0

2,758

Added images to an existing collection

Mexico Tamaulipas Catholic Church Records 1703-1964

0

1,294

Added images to an existing collection

Michigan Births 1867-1902

0

1,428

Added images to an existing collection

Michigan Obituaries 1820-2006

1,389,458

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Newfoundland Vital Records 1840-1949

347,134

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

North Carolina Probate Records 1735-1970

0

1,952

Added images to an existing collection

Nova Scotia Births 1864-1877

0

6,103

Added images to an existing collection

Nova Scotia Deaths 1864-1877

0

20,661

Added images to an existing collection

Nova Scotia Marriages 1864-1918

0

15,831

Added images to an existing collection

Peru Callao Civil Registration 1874-1996

0

42,583

Added images to an existing collection

Perú Lima Civil Registration 1874-1996

0

111,769

Added images to an existing collection

Philippines Negros Occidental Roman Catholic Diocese of Bacolod Parish Registers 1755-1976

0

95,820

New browsable-image collection.

South Dakota School Records 1879-1970

2,807,212

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Spain Province of Valencia Miscellaneous Records 1251-1950

0

850,597

Added images to an existing collection

Sweden Halland Church Records 1615-1904; index 1615-1860

0

972

Added images to an existing collection

Tennessee County Marriages 1790-1950

3,024,053

1,831,660

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

United States Census 1790

1,606

62

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

United States Census 1800

20

18,454

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

United States Freedmen's Bureau Hospital and Medical Records 1865-1872

4,641

44,734

New Indexed records and images collection

United States GenealogyBank Obituaries 1980-2014

46,769,836

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

United States Index to Service Records War with Spain 1898

123,334

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database 1847-1868

58,333

0

New indexed record collection

Utah Uintah County Discharge Records 1893-2009

0

2,362

New browsable-image collection.

Utah Uintah County Land and Property Records 1888-2004

0

195,963

New browsable-image collection.

Utah Uintah County Marriage Records 1888-2015

0

8,687

New browsable-image collection.

Utah Uintah County Naturalization and Citizenship Records 1888-1929

0

409

New browsable-image collection.

Vermont St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings 1895-1924

6,696,703

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Vermont Town Clerk Vital and Town Records 1732-2005

0

458,533

Added images to an existing collection

 

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FamilySearch Records Update: More than 15.6 million new records for Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, India, Italy, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, and the United States

These records updates are among my favorite announcements! It's always fun to see what new records FamilySearch has. Thanks to all the indexing volunteers for making this possible!

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 15.6 million indexed records and images for Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, India, Italy, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 5,573,816 records from the US, Iowa, State Census, 1925 collection; 2,086,638 records from the US, California Death Index, 1905–1939 collection; and 1,325,362 images from the Italy, Cremona, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1744–1942 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 5.8 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historical genealogical records online atFamilySearch.org .

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.

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Australia, New South Wales, Census (fragment), 1891

0

21,315

Added images to an existing collection.

Canada, Newfoundland, Vital Records, 1840–1949

347,134

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Canada, Ontario Births, 1869–1912

0

413,055

Added images to an existing collection.

Canada, Ontario Deaths, 1869–1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939–1947

0

947,200

Added images to an existing collection.

Canada, Ontario Marriages, 1869–1927

0

1,162,449

Added images to an existing collection.

Canada, Quebec, Index to Civil Copy of Church Records, 1642–1902

0

1,300,530

New browsable image collection.

Canada, Ontario Births, 1869–1912

0

413,055

Added images to an existing collection.

Czech Republic Church Books, 1552–1963

0

93,901

Added images to an existing collection.

India, Bihar, Koilukh, Pandit Kirtinand Jha, Maithil Brahmin Genealogical Records, 1750–1990

0

9,802

Added images to an existing collection.

India, Hindu Pilgrimage Records, 1194–2015

0

175,363

Added images to an existing collection.

India, Madras Diocese Protestant Church Records, 1743–1990

0

39,904

New browsable image collection.

Italy, Caltanissetta, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1820–1935

0

318

Added images to an existing collection.

Italy, Cremona, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1744–1942

0

1,325,362

New browsable image collection.

Italy, Grosseto, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1851–1907

0

393,814

New browsable image collection.

Italy, L'Aquila, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809–1865, 1911–1943

0

111,837

Added images to an existing collection.

Italy, Pesaro e Urbino, Pesaro, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1808–1813, 1861–1865

0

75,456

New browsable image collection.

Italy, Ragusa, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1900–1940

0

111,281

New browsable image collection.

Mexico, Baja California and Baja California Sur, Catholic Church Records, 1750–1984

0

363

Added images to an existing collection.

Mexico, Chihuahua, Catholic Church Records, 1632–1958

0

195

New browsable image collection.

Mexico, Guanajuato, Catholic Church Records, 1519–1984

0

1,077

Added images to an existing collection.

Mexico, Hidalgo, Catholic Church Records, 1546–1971

0

574

Added images to an existing collection.

Mexico, Michoacán, Catholic Church Records, 1555–1996

0

2,758

Added images to an existing collection.

Mexico, Tamaulipas, Catholic Church Records, 1703–1964

0

1,294

Added images to an existing collection.

Peru, Tacna, Civil Registration, 1850–1998

0

253,910

New browsable image collection.

Philippines, Negros Occidental, Roman Catholic Diocese of Bacolod, Parish Registers, 1755–1976

0

95,820

New browsable image collection.

US, California Death Index, 1905–1939

2,086,638

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

US, Connecticut, District Court Naturalization Indexes, 1851–1992

0

260,508

New browsable image collection.

US, District of Columbia Marriages, 1811–1950

83,822

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

US, Iowa, State Census, 1925

5,573,816

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

US, Louisiana, First Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1940–1945

39,967

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

US, Michigan, Births, 1867–1902

0

1,428

Added images to an existing collection.

US, South Dakota, Pennington County Probate Case Files, 1880–1937

0

69,017

New browsable image collection.

US, United States Census, 1790

1,606

62

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.

US, United States Census, 1800

20

18,454

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.

US, Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847–1868

58,333

0

New indexed record collection.

US, Utah, Uintah County Discharge Records, 1893–2009

0

2,362

New browsable image collection.

US, Utah, Uintah County Land and Property Records, 1888–2004

0

195,963

New browsable image collection.


FamilySearch Records Update: More than 3.7 million new records for Belgium, England, Germany, the Philippines, and the United States

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 3.7 million indexed records and images for Belgium, England, Germany, the Philippines, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 2,807,806 indexed records from the England, London Electoral Registers, 1847–1913 collection; 190,879 indexed records from the US, Texas, Brownsville Passenger and Crew List of Airplanes, 1943–1964 collection; and 137,815 images from the Philippines, Index to Filipino Passengers Arriving at Honolulu, Hawaii, 1900–1952 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 5.8 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration, 1600–1913 79,444 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621–1914 67,410 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Belgium, West Flanders, Civil Registration, 1582–1910 8,560 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
England, London Electoral Registers, 1847–1913 2,807,806 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Germany, Hesse, Stadtkreis Darmstadt, Darmstadt District, Civil Registration, 1876–1925 0 70,510 Added images to an existing collection.
Philippines, Index to Filipino Passengers Arriving at Honolulu, Hawaii, 1900–1952 0 137,815 New browsable image collection.
US, Florida, Pensacola, Passenger Lists, 1900–1945 0 1,937 New browsable image collection.
US, Louisiana World War I Service Records, 1917–1920 0 27,210 New browsable image collection.
US, Maine, Bath, Seamen’s Proofs of Citizenship, 1833–1868 0 3,516 New browsable image collection.
US, Massachusetts, Salem and Beverly Crew Lists and Shipping Articles, 1797–1934 0 33,017 New browsable image collection.
US, Michigan, South Haven Crew Lists, 1957–1959 0 61 New browsable image collection.
US, Minnesota, Duluth and Wisconsin, Superior Crew Lists, 1922–1958 0 26,368 New browsable image collection.
US, Montana, Manifests of Immigrant Arrivals and Departures, 1923–1956 0 38,373 New browsable image collection.
US, New York, New York, Index to Alien Crewmen Who Were Discharged or Who Deserted, 1917–1957 0 119,753 New browsable image collection.
US, Ohio, Southern District Naturalization Index, 1852–1991 83,982 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Oregon, Portland, Index and Register of Vessels, 1949–1955 0 88 New browsable image collection.
US, Pennsylvania, Landing Reports of Aliens, 1798–1828 0 636 New browsable image collection.
US, Rhode Island, Davisville, Melville, Newport, and Quonset Point, Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists, 1955–1957 0 387 New browsable image collection.
US, South Carolina, Charleston U.S. Citizens Passenger Lists, 1919–1948 0 775 New browsable image collection.
US, Texas, Brownsville Passenger and Crew List of Airplanes, 1943–1964 190,879 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Texas, Houston Arrival Manifests of Airplanes, 1946–1954 0 4,360 New browsable image collection.


FamilySearch Records Update: More than 1.7 million new records for Australia, China, India, Peru, the Philippines, and the United States

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 1.7 million indexed records and images for Austrailia, China, India, Peru, the Philippines, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 327,195 images from the Peru, Lima, Civil Registration, 1874–1996 collection; 275,449 images from the Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890–2005 collection; and 249,700 images from the Peru, San Martín, Civil Registration, 1850–1999 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 5.8 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Australia, New South Wales, 1828 Census 0 2,530 New browsable image collection.
Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration of Births, 1899–1912 0 12,662 New browsable image collection.
Australia, Tasmania, Correspondence of the Immigration Office Concerning the Nomination, Arrival, and Settlement of Migrants, 1920–1943 0 90 Added images to an existing collection.
Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829–1961 0 50,885 Added images to an existing collection.
Australia, Victoria, Assisted Immigrant Arrivals at Victorian Ports, 1839–1871 0 127,892 New browsable image collection.
China Collection of Genealogies, 1239–2014 0 142,311 Added images to an existing collection.
India, Hindu Pilgrimage Records, 1194–2015 0 143,871 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903–1998 0 110,758 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, Lima, Civil Registration, 1874–1996 0 327,195 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, Moquegua, Civil Registration, 1850–1996 0 22,743 New browsable image collection.
Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890–2005 0 275,449 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, San Martín, Civil Registration, 1850–1999 0 249,700 New browsable image collection.
Philippines, Eastern Samar, Roman Catholic Diocese of Borongan, Parish Registers, 1842–1984 0 32,304 New browsable image collection.
US, California County Naturalizations, 1849–1949 0 99,436 New browsable image collection.
United States, Cancelled, Relinquished, or Rejected Land Entry Case Files, 1861–1932 0 161,468 Added images to an existing collection.


FamilySearch Records Update: More than 2.9 million new records for Australia, Canada, Peru, and the United States

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 2.9 million indexed records and images for Australia, Canada, Peru, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 643,899 images from the Peru, Áncash, Civil Registration, 1888–2005 collection; 608,881 images from the Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881–2005 collection; and 531,346 images from the US, Illinois, Northern District Petitions for Naturalization, 1906–1994 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 5.8 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Australia, Tasmania, Government Gazette, 1833–1925 0 101,074 New browsable image collection.
Canada Passenger Lists, 1881–1922 0 2,111 Added images to an existing collection.
Canada, Newfoundland, Vital Statistics, 1753–1893 191,573 0 New indexed record collection.
Peru, Áncash, Civil Registration, 1888–2005 0 643,899 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889–1997 0 287,219 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881–2005 0 608,881 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890–2005 116,677 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Illinois, Northern District Petitions for Naturalization, 1906–1994 0 531,346 Added images to an existing collection.
US, Indiana, Marriages, 1811–2007 0 0 Added images to an existing collection.
US, Michigan, Probate Records, 1797–1973 0 12,871 Added images to an existing collection.
US, Minnesota, County Birth Records, 1863–1983 0 9,777 Added images to an existing collection.
US, Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850–2001 0 367,790 New browsable image collection.
US, Missouri, Deaths, 1835–1976 0 13,734 New browsable image collection.
US, Utah Applications Indian War Service Medals, 1905–1912 0 7,861 New browsable image collection.
US, Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847–1976 0 70,504 New browsable image collection.
US, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Petitions to Naturalization, 1848–1991 0 289 Added images to an existing collection.


FamilySearch Records Update: 9.8 million new records for Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Jamaica, Peru, the Philippines, Puerto Rico and the United States

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 9.8 million indexed records and images for Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Jamaica, Peru, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 2,983,594 indexed records from the Croatia, Church Books, 1516–1994 collection; 57,446 indexed records and 1,785,969 images from the Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880–1999 collection; and 1,087,758 indexed records from the Costa Rica Civil Registration, 1860–1975 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 3.5 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Canada, Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846–1957 40,494 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Canada, Saskatchewan Cemetery Transcripts, ca. 1850–1994 164,737 139,318 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
Costa Rica Civil Registration, 1860–1975 1,087,758 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Croatia, Church Books, 1516–1994 2,983,594 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880–1999 57,446 1,785,969 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
Peru, Catholic Church Records, 1603–1992 447,186 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Peru, Huánuco, Civil Registration, 1889–1997 0 46,666 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, Lambayeque, Civil Registration, 1873–1998 53,466 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Philippines, Civil Registration (National), 1945–1984 0 2,508 Added images to an existing collection.
Philippines, Northern Samar, Roman Catholic Diocese of Catarman, Church Records, 1860–1983 0 63,212 New browsable image collection.
Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805–2001 97,379 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, BillionGraves Index 363,233 363,233 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
US, Georgia, Deaths, 1928–1939 15,495 1,750 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
US, Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800–1991 0 894,662 Added images to an existing collection.
US, North Dakota Census, 1915 361,965 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, North Dakota Census, 1925 394,391 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Ohio, Bloomfield Township, Brownwood Cemetery Records, 1824–2012 0 636 New browsable image collection.
US, Texas, Manifests of Aliens Granted Temporary Admission at El Paso, ca. July 1924–1954 117,170 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
United States Headstone Applications for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925–1949 346,070 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.

FamilySearch Records Update: More than 4.9 Indexed Records and Images for Canada, the Czech Republic, Indonesia, New Zealand, Peru, the Philippines, and the United States

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 4.9 million indexed records and images for Canada, the Czech Republic, Indonesia, New Zealand, Peru, the Philippines, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 636,309 images from the New York, County Marriages, 1847–1848; 1908–1936 collection; 602,220 images from the Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pemalang, District Court Records, 1961–2013 collection; and 476,396 indexed records and 273,544 images from the New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843–1998 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 3.5 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Canada, Newfoundland Census, 1935 296,231 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Canada, Newfoundland Census, 1945 328,362 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Canada, Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890–1955 336,983 251,097 New indexed records and images collection.
Canada, Nova Scotia Deaths, 1956–1957 11,869 12,185 New indexed records and images collection.
Czech Republic Censuses, 1800–1945 0 37,741 Added images to an existing collection.
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Ciamis District Court Records, 1950–2014 0 337,963 New browsable image collection.
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Kudus, District Court Naturalization Records, 1958–2013 0 173,815 Added images to an existing collection.
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pekalongan District Court Records, 1977–2003 0 104,422 New browsable image collection.
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pemalang, District Court Records, 1961–2013 0 602,220 New browsable image collection.
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Ungaran, District Court Naturalization Records, 1975–2014 0 390,070 New browsable image collection.
New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843–1998 476,396 273,544 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
Peru, Amazonas, Civil Registration, 1939–1998 0 22,055 Added images to an existing collection.
Philippines, Biliran, Diocese of Naval Parish Registers, 1818–1978 0 28,118 New browsable image collection.
US, Arizona, County Marriages, 1871–1964 0 354,145 New browsable image collection.
US, Georgia, Fulton County Records from the Atlanta History Center, 1827–1955 0 4,014 Added images to an existing collection.
US, Iowa, Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records, 1861–1865 0 176,612 New browsable image collection.
US, New Hampshire, Birth Certificates, 1901–1909 0 105,732 New browsable image collection.
New York, County Marriages, 1847–1848; 1908–1936 0 636,309 Added images to an existing collection.

FamilySearch Records Update: More than 4 million new records for Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, England, Italy, South Africa, and U.S.

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 4 million indexed records and images for Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, England, Italy, South Africa, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 700,220 indexed records from the US, Alabama, County Marriages, 1809–1950 collection; 461,167 indexed records from the US, Montana, Cascade County Records, 1880–2009 collection; and 380,334 indexed records from the Brazil, São Paulo, Immigration Cards, 1902–1980 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 3.5 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration, 1541–1912 70,174 49,538 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
Belgium, Limburg, Civil Registration, 1798–1906 2,962 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Brazil, São Paulo, Immigration Cards, 1902–1980 380,334 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Canada, Ontario Marriages, 1869–1927 246,273 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
China Collection of Genealogies, 1239–2014 0 232,895 Added images to an existing collection.
England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537–1918 0 53,151 Added images to an existing collection.
Italy, Caserta, Gricignano d’Aversa, Civil Registration (Comune), 1809–1929 5,472 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
South Africa, Orange Free State, Estate Files, 1951–2006 43,036 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Alabama, County Marriages, 1809–1950 700,220 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Alabama, Mobile Magnolia Cemetery Interment Cards, 1836–1995 32,735 32,865 New indexed records and images collection.
US, Arizona Obituary Index to Arizona Newspapers, 1993–1994 223,443 51,701 New indexed records and images collection.
US, California, San Francisco Passenger Lists, 1893–1953 21,052 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Illinois, Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878–1938 201,363 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780–1990 297,412 298,228 New indexed records and images collection.
US, Montana, Cascade County Records, 1880–2009 461,167 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Montana, Sanders County Records, 1866–2010 1,527 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, New York, Passenger Lists, 1820–1891 349,251 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Texas, El Paso Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of El Paso, 1905–1927 218,031 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Texas, Indexes and Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of Del Rio, 1906–1953 104,679 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.


FamilySearch Records Update: More than 18.3 million new records for England, Italy, United Kingdom, and United States

What a great way to end the week!!

FamilySearch has added to its collections more than 18.3 million indexed records and images for England, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Notable collection updates include 10,026,835 indexed records and 776,840 images from the England, Westminster Rate Books, 1634–1900 collection; 4,327,810 indexed records from the United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914–1920 collection; and 534,653 images from the Italy, Taranto, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809–1926 collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 3.5 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
England, Westminster Rate Books, 1634–1900 10,026,835 776,840 New indexed records and images collection.
Italy, Taranto, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809–1926 0 534,653 New browsable image collection.
United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914–1920 4,327,810 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Kentucky Probate Records, 1727–1990 0 365,502 Added images to an existing collection.
US, New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925–1957 168,306 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, Pennsylvania, Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records, 1866–1956 0 2,919 New browsable image collection.
US, Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837–1977 1,267,379 464,964 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
US, Texas, World War I Records, 1917–1920 0 400,918 New browsable image collection.


FamilySearch Records Update: More Than 19.2 Million New Indexed Records and Images for Canada, Brazil, Puerto Rico, and the United States

More great news from FamilySearch!

FamilySearch adds more than 19.2 million indexed records and images to Canada, Brazil, Puerto Rico, and the United States. Notable collection updates include the 7,120,120 indexed records and 6,113,876 images from the United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980–2014 collection; the 4,835,296 indexed records from the Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805–2001 collection; and the 314,770 indexed records and 314,770 images from the US, BillionGraves Index collection. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 3.5 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the worldís historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org.

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.

CollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804–2014 0 299,060 Added images to an existing collection.
Canada, Canadian Headstones 240,168 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
Puerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805–2001 4,835,296 0 Added indexed records to an existing collection.
US, BillionGraves Index 314,770 314,770 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
United States, Freedmen’s Bank Records, 1865–1874 0 513 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.
United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980–2014 7,120,120 6,113,876 Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.