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.


FamilySearch Records Update - more than 125.4 million indexed records and images added

FamilySearch has added more than 125.4 million indexed records and images to collections from the United States. Notable collection updates include the 124,060,301 indexed records from the Find A Grave Index collection; the 830,416 indexed records and images from the US, Michigan Obituaries, 1820–2006 collection; and the 497,490 images from the US, Washington, County Records, 1803–2010 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.

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Find A Grave Index

124,060,301

0

New indexed record collection.

US, Michigan Obituaries, 1820–2006

761,569

68,847

New indexed records and images collection.

US, Montana, Lake County Records, 1857–2010

11,217

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

US, Montana, Sanders County Records, 1866–2010

5,416

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

US, Tennessee, White County Records, 1809–1975

0

124

Added images to an existing collection.

US, Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887–1938

0

92,654

New browsable image collection.

US, Washington, County Records, 1803–2010

0

497,490

Added images to an existing collection.


FamilySearch Records Update - Adds More Than 10 Million Indexed Records and Images to Canada, Czech Republic, Ukraine, and the United States

FamilySearch has added more than 10 million indexed records and images to collections from Canada, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, New Zealand, South Korea, Ukraine, and the United States. Notable collection updates include the 3,427,354 indexed records from the Canada Census, 1911, collection; the 1,334,575 image records from the Czech Republic, Censuses, 1800–1945, collection; and the 2,545,965 indexed records from U.S., Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864–2007, 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.

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Canada Census, 1911

3,427,354

 

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Czech Republic, Censuses, 1800-1945

0

1,334,575

Added images to an existing collection.

Dominican Republic, Civil Registration, 1801–2010

0

199,481

Added images to an existing collection.

New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1848–1991

145,146

145,146

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection.

South, Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500–2012

0

143,281

Added images to an existing collection.

Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1840–1845

386,265

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864–2007

2,545,965

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Idaho, Southern Counties Obituaries, 1943–2013

585,880

52,677

New indexed records and images collection.

U.S., Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718–1957

0

83,424

Added images to an existing collection.

U.S., Maryland, Register of Wills Records, 1629–1999

0

70,174

Added images to an existing collection.

U.S., Mormon Migration Database, 1840–1932

143,658

0

New indexed record collection.

U.S., New York, Queens County Probate Records, 1785–1950

0

241,319

Added images to an existing collection.

U.S., ObitsUtah Obituary Index

372,279

0

New indexed record collection.

U.S., Ohio, Cuyahoga County Probate Files, 1813–1932

0

221,657

Added images to an existing collection.

U.S., Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850–2005

511,361

0

New indexed record collection.

U.S., Virginia, African-American Funeral Programs, 1920–2009

0

22,727

New browsable image collection.


FamilySearch Records Update - More Than 4.9 Million New Indexed Records and Images for Belgium, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, United States, and Venezuela

FamilySearch has added more than 4.9 million indexed records and images to collections from Belgium, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Portugal, Switzerland, United States, and Venezuela. Notable collection updates include the 2,596,134 indexed records from the Costa Rica, Civil Registration, 1860–1975, collection; the 638,381 images from the Portugal, Viana do Castelo, Miscellaneous Records, 1636–1962, collection; and the 403,057 indexed records from Venezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577–1995, 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.

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration, 1600–1913

0

56,613

Added images to an existing collection.

Canada, Ontario Births, 1869–1912

334,375

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Colombia, Military Records, 1809–1958

0

167,753

Added images to an existing collection.

Costa Rica, Civil Registration, 1860–1975

2,596,134

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Mexico, Sonora, Catholic Church Records, 1657–1994

10,922

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Portugal, Braga, Priest Application Files (Genere et Moribus), 1596–1911

0

472,737

Added images to an existing collection.

Portugal, Viana do Castelo, Miscellaneous Records, 1636–1962

0

638,381

Added images to an existing collection.

Russia, Samara Church Books, 1779-1923

272,894

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Switzerland, Bern, Civil Registration, 1792–1876

13,423

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917–1918

27,071

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Venezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577–1995

403,057

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.


FamilySearch Records Update - Adds More Than 2.6 Million Indexed Records and Images to Brazil, Chile, England, Netherlands, Peru, Spain, United States, and Venezuela

FamilySearch has added more than 2.6 million indexed records and images to collections from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, England, Guatemala, Italy, Netherlands, Peru, South Korea, Spain, United States, and Venezuela. Notable collection updates include the 317,554 indexed records from the Chile, Civil Registration, 1885–1903, collection; the 443,904 indexed records from the Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784–1956, collection; and the 172,261 indexed records from United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917–1918, 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.

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635–1981

0

349

Added images to an existing collection.

Brazil, Paraíba, Catholic Church Records, 1731–2013

0

105,929

Added images to an existing collection.

Chile, Civil Registration, 1885–1903

317,554

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

England, Kent, Register of Electors, 1570–1907

39,008

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877–2008

78,645

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Italy, Como, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1806–1815, 1850–1927

0

15,667

New browsable image collection.

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, Civil Registration, 1811–1950

4,809

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration, 1811–1942

139,093

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889–1997

0

122,246

Added images to an existing collection.

Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1890–2005

0

104,300

Added images to an existing collection.

Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903–1998

56,165

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

South Korea, Collection of Genealogies, 1500–2012

0

31,859

Added images to an existing collection.

Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784–1956

443,904

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Spain, Province of Málaga, Municipal Records, 1760–1956

50,715

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Arkansas, Field Offices Records of the Freedmen's Bureau, 1864–1872

0

23,972

New browsable image collection.

U.S., Massachusetts, Boston Crew Lists, 1917–1943

140,843

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1891–1943

84,738

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Montana, Beaverhead County Records, 1862–2009

0

11,522

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., New York, Northern Arrival Manifests, 1902–1956

160,650

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., New York, Yates County, Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723–2009

18,497

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1883–1945

204,794

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

U.S., Texas, San Antonio, Alien Arrivals, May 1944–March 1952

0

6,378

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917–1918

172,261

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection.

Venezuela, Archdiocese of Mérida, Catholic Church Records, 1654–2013

0

297,560

Added images to an existing collection.