Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 9.0.0.318)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) to download. It's mostly a maintenance update which provides fixes to minor issues you have reported to us. So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update. 

What's Been Fixed

View the August 16 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 9, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 9, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 9.0.0.295)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) for you to download. It's mostly a maintenance update which provides fixes to minor issues you have reported to us. So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update. 

What's Been Fixed

View the April 19 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 9, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 9, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 9.0.0.279)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) for you to download. It's mostly a maintenance update which provides fixes to minor issues you have reported to us. So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update. 

What's Been Fixed

View the January 11 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 9, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 9, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 9.0.0.226)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) for you to download. It's mostly a maintenance update which provides fixes to minor issues you have reported to us. It does not yet resolve the known issue with mapping. Thank you for your patience with that and please watch for a future update with that resolution. So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update. 

What's Been Fixed

View the May 21 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 9, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 9, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 9.0.0.209)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) for you to download. It's mostly a maintenance update which provides fixes to minor issues you have reported to us. It does not yet resolve the known issue with mapping. Thank you for your patience with that and please watch for a future update with that resolution. So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update. 

What's Been Fixed

View the Feb 2 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 9, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 9, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 9.0.0.182)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 9 users (free) for you to download. It provides:

  • 219 brand new and updated Research Guidance suggestions,
  • fixes to some minor issues you have reported to us,

So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update. 

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  • Research Guidance hints are accessed by clicking on its icon in the My Toolbar tab. Rg

1790 United States Federal Census

1800 United States Federal Census

1810 United States Federal Census

1820 United States Federal Census

1825 Canada, Lower Canada Census

1830 United States Federal Census

1840 United States Federal Census

1841 England & Wales Census

1841 Scotland Census Extract

1842 Canada, Lower Canada Census

1850 Denmark Census

1850 Federal Census for Aroostook County, Maine

1850 United States Federal Census

1850 United States Federal Census (Mortality Schedule)

1850 United States Federal Census (Slave Schedule)

1851 England & Wales Census

1851 Scotland Census Extract

1852 California State Census

1855 Alabama State Census

1855 Argentina Capital Federal Census

1855 Denmark Census

1857 Minnesota Territorial Census

1860 Denmark Census

1860 United States Federal Census

1861 Canada Census

1861 England & Wales Census

1861 Scotland Census Extract

1865 Minnesota State Census

1866 Alabama State Census

1867 Germany, Mecklenburg-Schwerin Census

1869 Argentina National Census

1870 Denmark Census

1870 United States Federal Census

1871 Canada Census

1871 England & Wales Census

1875 Minnesota State Census

1875 Norway Census

1877 Guatemala, Ciudad de Guatemala Census

1880 United States Federal Census

1881 British Census, Crew and Passengers On Ships Arriving In New South Wales

1881 Canada Census

1881 England & Wales Census

1885 Colorado State Census

1885 Florida State Census

1885 Minnesota State Census

1890 Denmark Census

1890 Germany, Mecklenburg-Schwerin Census

1890 United States Federal Census

1891 Canada Census

1891 England & Wales Census

1895 Argentina National Census

1895 Minnesota State Census

1900 Germany, Mecklenburg-Schwerin Census

1900 United States Federal Census

1901 Canada Census

1901 Denmark Census

1901 Dublin City Census, Rotunda Ward

1901 England & Wales Census

1901 Ireland Census

1905 Iowa State Census

1905 Minnesota State Census

1905 South Dakota State Census

1906 Denmark Census

1910 United States Federal Census

1911 Canada Census

1911 Denmark Census

1911 England & Wales Census

1911 Ireland Census

1915 South Dakota State Census

1916 Denmark Census

1920 United States Federal Census

1921 Denmark Census

1925 Denmark Census

1925 South Dakota State Census

1930 Denmark Census

1930 United States Census of Merchant Seamen

1930 United States Federal Census

1935 Florida State Census

1935 South Dakota State Census

1940 United States Federal Census

1945 Florida State Census

1945 South Dakota State Census

7th Census of United States, Wayne County, Indiana, 1850 (1900)

All Israel Databases (AID)

Appletons' Cyclopedia of American Biography, 1600-1889

Australia, Boer War Contingents

Beaver County, Pennsylvania, Obituary Records, 1920-1969

Bendigo Electoral Roll 1922

Brasil, Cartões de Imigração, 1900-1965

California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968

Calloway County, Kentucky Census of 1930

Canada, Certificates of Military Instruction, 1867-1932

Census of Iowa For the Year 1895

Census of Iowa For the Year 1895, Part 1 (1896)

Census of Iowa For the Year 1895, Part 2 (1896)

Census of the State of Michigan, 1884

Census of the State of Michigan, 1904, Volume 1

Census of the State of Michigan, 1904, Volume 3

Chicago Census Report, Volume 1, 1870

City Of York Apprentices and Freemen 1272-1930

City Of York Calendars Of Prisoners 1739-1851

City Of York Deeds Registers 1718-1866

City Of York Hearth & Window Tax 1665-1778

City Of York Militia & Muster Rolls 1509-1829

Cook Islands, Civil Registration, 1846-1989

Costa Rica, Electoral Rolls, 2011 - 2014

Czechoslovakia, Social Welfare and Repatriation Records of Holocaust Survivors, 1939-1948 (USHMM)

Dead Fred Photos

DeadFred (repository)

Easter Rising & Ireland Under Martial Law 1916-1921

England & Scotland, Select Cemetery Registers, 1800-2016

England & Wales, Electoral Registers 1832-1932

England, Essex, Bishop's Transcripts, 1779-1892

England, Norfolk Register of Electors, 1844-1952

England, Northumberland, Non-conformist Records, 1708-1982

England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950

Finland Church Census and Pre-Confirmation Books, 1657-1915

Frankenberg, Germany, Births, 1876-1905

Freilassing, Germany, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1876-1985

Georgia, Fulton County Records from the Atlanta History Center, 1827-1955

Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971

Germany, Westfalen, Minden Citizen Lists, 1574-1902

Hamilton County, Illinois Census of 1930

Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790: North Carolina

Historical Directories of England & Wales

Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940

Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940

Ireland Electoral Registers, 1832 - 1838

Ireland Tithe Defaulters, 1831

Ireland, Courts Martial Files, 1916-1922

Ireland, Royal Irish Constabulary Pensions, 1873-1925

Israel Genealogy Research Association (repository)

Italy, La Spezia, Catholic Church Records, 1838-1857

Italy, Trapani, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1906-1928

Japan Village Records, 709-1982

Jersey Heritage (repository)

Jersey, Alien Registration Cards, 1920-1953

Johnson County, Indiana 1880 Census: As Filed With the County Auditor (1900)

Lithuania Internal Passports, 1919-1940

Liverpool, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1906

Liverpool, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1659-1812

Liverpool, England, Church of England Burials, 1813-1970

Liverpool, England, Church of England Confirmations, 1887-1921

Liverpool, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921

London, England, City of London and Tower Hamlets Cemetery Registers, 1841-1966

Magdeburg, Germany, Marriages, 1874-1923

Maine, United States Naturalization Records, 1918-1991

Maps of England, Wales, and Scotland

Missouri, St. Louis Public Library Obituary Index, 1880-2011

Mönchengladbach, Germany, Births, 1798-1903

Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1830-2011

Montana, Prison Records, 1861-1968

MyHeritage (repository)

MyHeritage photos & docs

National Library of Scotland (repository)

Netherlands, Leiden Population Registers, 1800-1923

Netherlands, Population Registers, 1810-1936

Netherlands, Tilburg Population Registers, 1800-1923

New South Wales Parish Registers, Christ Church Cathedral Newcastle

New South Wales, Closer Settlement and Returned Soldiers Transfer Files

New York City, Marriage Indexes, 1907-1995

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

North West Kent Baptisms

North West Kent Burials

Nottinghamshire Banns Index 1600-1812

Nottinghamshire Baptisms Index 1538-1917

Nottinghamshire Burials Index 1596-1905

Nottinghamshire Marriages Index 1528-1929

Odessa, Ukraine, Holocaust Records from Romanian Occupation, 1941-1944 (USHMM)

Oregon, Marriage Indexes, 1906-2009

Pennsylvania, Birth Records, 1906-1909

Portland, Oregon, Chinese Immigrant Landing Records and Applications for Admission, 1882-1903

Posey County, Indiana, Census of 1850

Quebec Notarial Records, 1800-1920

Queensland School Pupils

Queensland State Electoral Roll 1895

Queensland State Electoral Roll 1900

Queensland State Electoral Roll 1905

Queensland State Electoral Roll 1910

Queensland State Electoral Roll 1915

Queensland, Australia, Electoral Rolls 1903

Queensland, Australia, Electoral Rolls 1913

Queensland, Australia, Electoral Rolls 1922

Queensland, Australia, Electoral Rolls 1934

Queensland, Australia, Electoral Rolls 1949

Report On the Census of Porto Rico [sic], 1899
South Africa, Miscellaneous Court Records Index, 1652-2004, 2008-2011

South Dakota, Birth Index, 1856-1917

Spain, Province of Teruel, Catholic Church Records, 1565-2013

Stewart County, Tennessee, 1860 Census

Sweden Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920

Sweden, Indexed Marriage Records, 1860-1943

Tennessee, Supreme Court Case Index, 1809-1950

Texas, Divorce Index, 1968-2014

Texas, Marriage Index, 1824-2014

The 1851 Dublin City Census, Ireland

Trigg County, Kentucky 1880 Families

U.S. General Land Office Records, 1776-2015

U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947

U.S., Compiled Records From Various Societies, 1875-2010

U.S., Indian Wills, 1910-1921

U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2017

U.S., Presbyterian Records, 1743-1971

UK, Chinese Maritime Customs Service Index, 1854-1950

UK, Naturalisation Certificates and Declarations, 1870-1916

UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1848-1939

University of Leicester - David Wilson Library (repository)

Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941

Venezuela Voter Lists, 2006 - 2007

Veracruz, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1860-1947

Veracruz, Mexico, Civil Registration Deaths, 1859-1950

Veracruz, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1859-1947

Washington, Birth Records, 1870-1935

Webster County, Kentucky Census 1920

Wiltshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812

Wiltshire, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1916

Wiltshire, England, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813-1916

Wiltshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1916

Yorkshire Memorial Inscriptions

What's Been Fixed

View the May 23 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 8, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 9, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 8.0.0.559)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 8 users (free) for you to download. It provides:

  • 330 brand new and updated Research Guidance suggestions,
  • ordinance card printing (LDS users)
  • fixes to some minor issues you have reported to us,

So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update.

What's New

Ordinance Card Printing. For LDS users, you can now print ordinance cards within the FamilySearch part of Legacy. 

Research Guidance. Legacy's exclusive, built-in Research Guidance, takes a look at what you already know about an ancestor, then gives you a prioritized list of research links and suggestions - all based on when and where your ancestor lived. Beginners love the guidance; experienced researchers love the checklist as a way to not overlook potential sources. Below is the list of new and updated Research Guidance sources added in this update. Click here for an overview of using Research Guidance.

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Alabama, Civil Appointments, 1818-1939
Alabama, Select Marriages, 1816-1942
Alabama, Wills and Probate Records, 1753-1999
Anglo-Boer War Records 1899-1902
Ansbach, Germany, Lutheran Parish Register Extracts, 1526-1940
Arizona, Birth Records, 1881-1948
Arizona, County Coroner and Death Records, 1881-1971
Arizona, County Marriage Records, 1865-1972
Arizona, Prison Records, 1875-1929
Arizona, School Census Records, 1910 - 1917
Arizona, Territorial Census Records, 1864-1882
Arizona, Voter Registrations, 1866-1955
Arizona, Voter Registrations, 1874-1932
Arkansas, Wills and Probate Records, 1818-1998
Australia, Newspaper Vital Notices, 1851-2001
Australia, Victoria Coastal Passenger Lists, 1852-1924
Belgium Antwerp Civil Registration 1588-1913
Belgium Brabant Civil Registration 1582-1914
Belgium East Flanders Civil Registration 1541-1914
Belgium Hainaut Civil Registration 1600-1913
Belgium Lie`ge Civil Registration 1621-1914
Belgium West Flanders Civil Registration 1582-1910
Biographical Dictionary of Canadian Jewry, 1897-1909
Biographical Dictionary of Canadian Jewry, 1909-1914
Biographies of Notable Americans, 1904
Brazil Pernambuco Civil Registration 1804-2014
Britain, Directories & Almanacs
Britain, Knights of the Realm & Commonwealth index
Britain, School and University Register Books 1264-1930
British Newspapers 1710-1953
British Royal Navy & Royal Marines Service and Pension Records, 1704-1919
British Royal Navy & Royal Marines, Battle Of Jutland 1916 Servicemen
Buchanan County, Missouri Marriages, 1839-1855
California San Pedro Immigration Office Special Inquiry Records 1930-1936
California, Chinese Arrival Case Files Index, 1884-1940
California, Fresno and Napa Counties, Obituaries, 1974-1997
California, Mortuary Records of Chinese Decedents, 1870-1933
California, Oakland, Alameda County, Newspaper Record Collection, 1985-2011
California, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1882-1959
California, Wills and Probate Records, 1850-1953
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Birth Index, 1852 - 1855, 1893 - 1906
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Death Records, 1720-1957
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Tax Discount Index, 1740-1865
Chiapas, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1861-1947
Chiapas, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1861-1952
China, Imperial Examinations and Related Papers (Han Yu-shan Collection), 1646-1904
Colorado, Wills and Probate Records, 1875-1974
Columbia, South Carolina Obituaries, 1859-1877
Connecticut Marriages, 1640-1939
Connecticut, Wills and Probate Records, 1609-1999
Crestleaf (repository)
Crestleaf (trees)
Czech Republic School Registers 1799-1953
Czechoslovakia, Selected Jewish Holocaust Records, 1938-1945
Dahme-Spreewald, Germany, Births, 1874-1899
Daviess County, Missouri, Marriage Index, 1836-1856
Delaware, Wills and Probate Records, 1676-1971
Denmark Deeds and Mortgages 1572-1928
Denmark, Probate Indexes, 1674-1851
Devon, Plymouth prison records 1821-1919
District of Columbia, Select Deaths and Burials Index, 1769-1960
Dorset (England) Baptisms
Dorset (England) Burials
Dorset (England) Marriages
Easter Rising & Ireland Under Martial Law 1916-1921
Ecuador, Catholic Church Records, 1565-2011
England Cornwall and Devon Parish Registers 1538-2010
European staff in the Chinese Maritime Customs, 1854-1950
FamilyTreeNow (repository)
FamilyTreeNow (trees)
Find A Grave Index
Florida, Port Everglades Passenger Lists, 1932-1951
Fold3 (repository)
France, Saône-et-Loire, Military Conscriptions, 1867-1940
Frankenberg, Germany, Birth and Death Index Cards, 1785-1875
Frankenberg, Germany, Births, 1876-1903
Frankenberg, Germany, Deaths, 1876-1951
Frankenberg, Germany, Marriages, 1876-1922
Frankenberg, Germany, Residence Records, 1809-1928
Geneanet (repository)
Geneanet (trees)
Georgia Deaths, 1928-1940
Georgia, Brunswick Passenger Lists, 1904-1939
Georgia, Wills and Probate Records, 1742-1992
Germany, Prussia, East Prussia, Königsberg, Funeral Sermons, 1597-1794
Global, Gravestone Photograph Index, 1265-2014
Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1813
Gloucestershire, England, Electoral Registers, 1832-1974
Gloucestershire, England, Land Tax Records, 1713-1833
Gloucestershire, England, Prison Records, 1728-1914
Grant County, Indiana Birth Index, 1882-1981
Gravestone Photographic Resource (repository)
Greater London Burial Index
Hancock County, Maine, Cemetery Index, 1825-1970
Hawaii Index to Filipino Arrivals to Honolulu 1946
Hawaii, Passport Records, 1849-1850, 1874-1900
Herkimer County, New York Soldiers, 1916-1918
Hesse, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1661-1875
Hesse, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1730-1875
Hibbing, Minnesota, Arrest Record Index, 1900-1939
Hibbing, Minnesota, High School Indexes, 1919-2001
Hopewell, Virginia, Friends Memberships, 1759-1776
Illinois Church Marriages 1805-1985
Illinois Civil Marriages 1833-1889
Illinois County Marriages 1810-1934
Illinois Department of Insurance (repository)
Illinois, Church Marriages, 1805-1985
Illinois, Civil Marriages, 1833-1889
Illinois, Compiled Records from Lockport Area Genealogical and Historical Society, 1811-1990
Indiana Marriages 1811-2007
Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940
Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011
Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1958-2005
Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993
Iowa, Church and Civil Marriages, 1837-1989
Iowa, Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records, 1861-1949
Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996
Iowa, Wills and Probate Records, 1758-1997
Ireland Dog Licence Registers
Ireland Poor Law Reports
Ireland Surnames & Family Histories
Ireland, electroral registers 1885-1886
Ireland, Irish Revenue Police 1830-1857
Ireland, Poverty Relief Loans 1821-1874
Ireland, Royal Irish Constabulary History & Directories
Ireland, Royal Irish Constabulary Pensions 1826-1925
Ireland, Society Of Friends (Quaker) Births
Ireland, Society Of Friends (Quaker) Congregational Records
Ireland, Society Of Friends (Quaker) Deaths
Ireland, Society Of Friends (Quaker) Marriages
Ireland, Society Of Friends (Quaker) Migration Records
Ireland, Society Of Friends (Quaker) School Records
Irish Newspapers 1700-1999
Irish Newspapers 1708-1956
Irish Petty Sessions Court Registers 1828-1912
Italy, Roma, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1863-1930
Japan Genealogies 850-2012
Japan Village Records 709-1982
Kansas, City and County Census Records, 1919-1961
Karlsruhe, Germany, Births, 1870-1904
Karlsruhe, Germany, Deaths, 1870-1951
Karlsruhe, Germany, Marriages, 1870-1921
Kent Wills & Probate Index
Kent, Bromley Absent Voters List 1918
Kentucky, Wills and Probate Records, 1774-1989
LDS Biographical Encyclopedia
Lesotho, Evangelical Church Records, 1874-1983
London Lives, Culture & Society 1680-1817
Louisiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1756-1984
Maryland Church Records 1668-1995
Maryland Military Men, 1917-1918
Maryland Piney Point Crew Lists 1950-1956
Maryland, Wills and Probate Records, 1604-1998
Massachusetts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961
Massachusetts, Name Changes, 1780-1892
Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001
Mercer County, Kentucky Marriage Records, 1800-1830
Michigan Church Marriages, 1865-1931
Michigan Civil Marriages, 1834-1974
Michigan County Marriages Index 1820-1937
Michigan, County Marriages Index, 1820-1937
Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940
Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950
Michigan, Divorce Records, 1897-1952
Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952
Middlesex (England) Baptisms 1543-1876
Minnesota, Baudette, Warroad, and International Falls Passenger Lists, 1910-1923
Minnesota, YMCA World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919
Missouri, Civil Marriages, 1820-1874
Missouri, Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988
Mönchengladbach, Germany, Death Records, 1798-1950
Mönchengladbach, Germany, Marriages, 1798-1933
Montana, Mineral County Obituaries, 1870-2010
Montenegro (country)
National School Admission Registers & Log-Books 1870-1914
Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995
Netherlands, Baptism Index, 1569-1879
Netherlands, Birth Index, 1787-1915
Netherlands, Burial Index, 1546-1821
Netherlands, Civil Marriage Index, 1795-1950
Netherlands, Death Index, 1795-1965
Netherlands, Dutch East India Company Crew Index, 1633-1795
Netherlands, Marriage Index, 1570-1938
Netherlands, Newspaper Announcements Index, 1795-1945
Netherlands, Population Registers Index, 1850-Present
Nevada, Death Records, 1911-1965
New Brunswick, Saint John, Saint John, Burial Permits, 1889-1919
New Hampshire Birth Certificates, 1901-1915
New Hampshire, Wills and Probate Records, 1643-1982
New Jersey Church Records 1675-1970
New Jersey State Census 1865
New Jersey, Births, 1670-1980
New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970
New Jersey, Deaths, 1670-1988
New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980
New Jersey, State Census, 1855
New Jersey, State Census, 1865
New Jersey, Wills and Probate Records, 1739-1991
New Mexico, Land Records of New Spain, 1692-1846
New Orleans, Louisiana, Birth Records Index, 1790-1915
New South Wales, Australia, Certificates for Publicans' Licences, 1830-1849, 1853-1899
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891
New South Wales, Australia, Tickets of Leave, 1810-1869
New York Military in the Revolution
New York New York Soundex to Passenger and Crew Lists 1887-1921
New York State Religious Records 1716-1914
New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999
New Zealand, Auckland, Waikumete Cemetery Records, 1886-1948
Newspaper Marriage Index, 2002-2015
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada, Honeymoon and Visitor Registries, 1949-2011
Norfolk County, Virginia Will Abstracts, 1710-1753
North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
North Carolina Civil Marriages 1763-1868
North Carolina, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1958-1963
North Dakota and South Dakota, Wills and Probate Records, 1878-1928
North Dakota, Select Funeral Home Indexes, 1903-1997
Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1912
Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1532-1812
Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Burials, 1813-1912
Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Confirmations, 1870-1911
Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1912
Northern Territory, Australia, Probate Index, 1911-1994
Oconee County, Georgia, Probate Court Birth Certificates, 1875-1915
Oconee County, Georgia, Probate Death Certificates, 1927-2010
Ohio Marriages 1800-1942
Ohio, Naturalization Petition and Record Books, 1888-1946
Ohio, Wills and Probate Records, 1786-1998
Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936
Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938, 1943, and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947
Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928, 1933-1934
Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869
Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858
Oregon, Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records, 1870-1930
Paraguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-2015
Pennsylvania, Biographical Sketches, 1868
Pennsylvania, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1800-1962
Pennsylvania, Volunteers in the War of 1812
Pennsylvania, Women in the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783
PERSI
Peru Junín Civil Registration 1881-2005
Plymouth, Massachusetts, Epitaphs from Burial Hill, 1678-1891
Polk County, Arkansas, Marriage Index, 1906-1910
Prenzlau, Germany, Deaths, 1874-1950
Prussia (and alternate spellings) added as AKAs to Germany and Poland so that more sources would be picked up
Queensland Births 1829-1919
Queensland Deaths 1829-1964
Queensland Marriages 1829-1939
Red River Valley Genealogical Society (repository)
Revolutionary War Courts-Martial, 1775-1783
Rhode Island Cemeteries, 1647-present
Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Commission (repository)
Slavery Era Insurance Policies Registry
South Australia Rate Books
South Carolina Georgetown Passenger Lists 1904-1942
South Dakota, Death Index, 1879-1955
South Dakota, Marriages, 1905-2013
South Dakota, State Census, 1945
Spain Province of Cádiz Municipal Records 1784-1956
Suffolk Marriage Index
Surrey Marriage Index 1538-1887
Sussex Burials
Sutton, Surrey, England, Water Rate Books, 1868-1911
Tacoma Public Library (repository)
Tacoma, Washington, Obituary Index, 1882-2015
Tasmania, Australia, Convict Court and Selected Records, 1800-1899
Tasmania, Australia, Insolvency and Petty Sessions, 1829-1902
Tasmania, Despatches of the Governor's Office, 1823-1855
Tennessee Church Marriages, 1810-1965
Tennessee Civil Marriages 1838-1888
Texas and Arizona Arrivals 1903-1910
Texas, County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
Texas, Potter County, Probate Index, 1901-2013
Texas, Select County Marriage Index, 1837-1965
The London Gazette, supplements August 1914 -January 1920
The Scot in North Britain, North Ireland, and North America
U.K., Civil Divorce Records, 1858-1915
U.S., Applications for Seaman's Protection Certificates, 1916-1940
U.S., Biographical Cyclopedia of American Women
U.S., Citizenship Affidavits of US-born Seamen at Select Ports, 1792-1869
U.S., Homestead Records, 1861-1936
U.S., Newspaper Birth Index, 2005-2015
U.S., Women of the Century, 1882
U.S., World War I Soldier Naturalizations, 1918
U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
United States Freedmen’s Bureau Marriages 1861-1872
United States Marriages
United States Passport Applications 1795-1925
United States War of 1812 Index to Service Records 1812-1815
United States, Freedmen's Bureau, Freedmen's Court Records, 1865-1872
University of Bristol (repository)
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (repository)
Utah LDS Missionary Registers 1860-1937
Utah Pioneers and Prominent Men
Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914
Utah, Sons of Utah Pioneers, Companies Index, 1846-1868
Utah, Wills and Probate Records, 1800-1985
Vermont Men, 1894
Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005
Vermont, Wills and Probate Records, 1749-1999
Virginia Alexandria Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels 1946-1957
Virginia, Apprentice Index, 1640-1800
Virginia, Soldiers of 1776
War of 1812 - Pension Files
Warwickshire Burials 1836-2006
Washington Birth Records, 1869-1950
Washington, Wills and Probate Records, 1851-1970
West Virginia, Births Index, 1804-1938
West Virginia, Wills and Probate Records, 1724-1985
Western Australia Birth Index
Western Australia Death Index
Western Australia Marriage Index
Westminister Banns
Westminister Baptisms
Westminister Burials
Westminister Marriages
Wiconsin Naturalization Records
Wiltshire Baptisms 1538-1866
Wisconsin Court Records
Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930
Wisconsin Men of Progress
Wisconsin, Wills and Probate Records, 1800-1987
Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania, Bethany Children's Home Indexes
Worcester, Massachusetts, Burial Index, 1727-1859
Worcestershire (England) Baptisms
Worcestershire (England) Burials
Worcestershire (England) MarriagesAmerica's Successful Men
Yorkshire Baptisms
Yorkshire Burials
Yorkshire Marriages
Yorkshire Registers and Records

What's Been Fixed

View the June 24 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 8, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 8, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

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Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 8.0.0.544)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 8 users (free) for you to download. It provides:

  • 345 brand new and updated Research Guidance suggestions,
  • fixes to some minor issues you have reported to us,

So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update.

What's New

Research Guidance. Legacy's exclusive, built-in Research Guidance, takes a look at what you already know about an ancestor, then gives you a prioritized list of research links and suggestions - all based on when and where your ancestor lived. Beginners love the guidance; experienced researchers love the checklist as a way to not overlook potential sources. Below is the list of new and updated Research Guidance sources added in this update. Click here for an overview of using Research Guidance.

New / updated (345)

1825 Census of Lower Canada
1842 Census of Canada East
1851 Census of Canada
1861 Census of Canada
1871 Census of Canada
1881 Census of Canada
1891 Census of Canada
1901 Census of Canada
1906 Census of Canada
1911 Census of Canada
1911 England Census
1911 Wales Census
1916 Census of Canada
1921 Census of Canada
Alabama Coal Mine Fatalities, 1898-1938
Alabama Inventors, 1821-present
Alabama Local Databases
Alabama, Episcopal Church Registers Index, 1832-1972
Alabama, Jefferson County Probate Court, Loose Records, 1852-1936
Alabama, Marriage Indexes, 1814-1935
Alabama, Revolutionary War Residents, 1776-1783
Alabama, WWI Gold Star Index, 1917-1918
Alaska State Archives (repository)
Alaska, Passenger and Crew Manifests, 1906-1963
Alaska, Vital Records, 1816-1959
Ancestral Findings (repository)
Ancestry.ca (repository)
Arizona, State Court Naturalization Records, 1869-1976
Arizona, Wills and Probate Records, 1803-1995
Augusta, Georgia Cemetery Records, 1750-present
Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration (District Registers), 1839-1938
Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001
Birmingham (AL) Public Library (repository)
British Columbia Baptisms Index (1836-1888)
British Columbia Birth Index and Images (1854-1903)
British Columbia Colonial Marriages Index (1859-1872)
British Columbia Death Index (1872-1993)
British Columbia Marriage Index and Images (1872-1938)
British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938
California, Naturalization Records, 1887-1991
California, Railroad Employment Records, 1862-1950
Canadian Directories Collection, 1861-1901
Chester County, Pennsylvania (repository)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Poor School Children, 1810-1841
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Poorhouse Records, 1800-1910
China Cemetery Records, 1820-1983
China Collection of Genealogies, 1239-2014
Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1576-2014
Cross Creek, Pennsylvania, Cemetery Index, 1780 - 1893
Cuban Genealogy Center (repository)
Cuban Passengers Database, 1500-1900
Delaware State Census, 1671
Delaware State Census, 1693
Digital Library of the Caribbean (repository)
England, Devon Bishop's Transcripts, 1558-1887
Enrique Hurtado de Mendoza Collection of Cuban Genealogy
Fargo, North Dakota, Passenger Lists, 1958
Florida and South Carolina, Airplane Arrival Manifests, 1944-1945
Florida Passenger Lists, 1898-1963
Germany, Hesse, Frankfurt, Civil Registration Deaths Indexes, 1928-1978
Grabsteine
Greene County, Missouri Archives and Records Center (repository)
Greene County, Missouri Archives and Records Center Online Databases (11 databases)
Guam, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1947-1952
Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937
Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961
Idaho, Birth Index, 1861-1911
Idaho, Birth Index, 1861-1914, Stillbirth Index, 1905-1964
Idaho, Marriage Index, 1842-1964, 1975-1996
Illinois State Archives Online Databases
Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994
Illinois, Select United Methodist Church Records, 1824-2009
Illinois, Wills and Probate Records, 1772-1999
India Births and Baptisms, 1786-1947
India Deaths and Burials, 1719-1948
India Marriages, 1792-1948
India, Archdiocese of Goa, Roman Catholic Priesthood Candidates, 1724-1996
India, Bihar, Koilukh, Pandit Kirtinand Jha, Maithil Brahmin Genealogical Records, 1750-1990
India, Gujarat Diocese Protestant Church Records, 1854-2012
India, Hindu Pilgrimage Records, 1194-2015
India, Jharkhand, B. Deoghar, Singh Darwaja, Pandit Dharam Rakshni Sabha, Marriage Records, 1958-2013
India, Madras Diocese Protestant Church Records, 1743-1990
India, Punjab, Moga Land Ownership Pedigrees, 1887-1958
Indiana Archives and Records Administration (repository)
Indiana Digital Archives (6 databases)
Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007
Indiana Supreme Court - Public Access (repository)
Indiana, County Marriage Indexes, 1993-2015
Indiana, Marion Public Library Death Index, 1812-2015
Indiana, United Methodist Church Records, 1837-1970
Indiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1798-1999
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Banjarnegara, Naturalization Records, 1960-2012
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Banyumas, Naturalization Records, 1954-2012
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Boyolali, Naturalization and Citizenship Records, 1960-2011
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Ciamis District Court Records, 1950-2014
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Jepara, Court Records, 1960-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Kebumen, Naturalization Records, 1951-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Kudus, District Court Naturalization Records, 1958-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Mungkid, District Court Records, 1985-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pati, Naturalization Records, 1960-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pekalongan District Court Records, 1977-2003
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pemalang, District Court Records, 1961-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Purwodadi, Citizenship Records, 1960-2012
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Purwokerto, Miscellaneous Government Records, 1950-2012
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Rembang, District Court Naturalization Records, 1953-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Ungaran, District Court Naturalization Records, 1975-2014
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Wonogiri, District Court Records, 1925-2013
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Wonosobo, Naturalization Records, 1927-2011
Italy, Reggio Calabria, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1784-1943
Jackson County, Missouri Marriage License Index and Images, 1826-current
Jackson County, Missouri Recorder of Deeds (repository)
Japan Census Records, 1661-1875
Japan Genealogies, 1700-1900
Japan Passenger Lists, 1893-1941
Japan Village Records, 709-1949
Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911
Kansas Marriages, 1811-1911
Kansas, City and County Census Records, 1919-1961
Kansas, Wills and Probate Records, 1803-1987
Kentucky Death Index, 1911-1992
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives (repository)
Kentucky Divorce Index, 1973-1993
Kentucky Marriage Index, 1973-1993
Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1963
Kentucky, Divorce Records, 1962-2005
Korea Civil Service Examinations and Records of Officials and Employees, 1392-1910
Korea Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2012
Korea, Social Life and Customs
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Mennonite Vital Records, 1750-1940
Lawrence County, Alabama Archives (repository)
Lawrence County, Alabama Archives Online Databases, 1818-1947
Lehigh and Berks Counties, Pennsylvania: Helffrich Pastoral Records
Liberia, Marriage Records, 1941-1974
Loudon County, Tennessee, Cemetery Inscription Index, 1814 - 1998
Louisiana, New Orleans Passenger Lists, 1813-1963
Lousiana State Archives (repository)
Maine State Archives (repository)
Maine State Census, 1837
Maine, Military Index, 1917-1920
Maine, Passenger Lists, 1894-1962
Manitoba, 1870 Census
Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940
Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995
Massachusetts, Delayed and Corrected Vital Records, 1753-1900
Mesa County, Colorado, Marriage Index, 1883-2010
Michigan Historical Center and State Archives (repository)
Michigan, Death Index, 1867-1940
Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950
Minnesota Veteran's Grave Index, 1838-1964
Minnesota, Alien Registration Index, 1918
Minnesota, Iron Range Research Center Records
Minnesota, Iron Range Research Center Records
Minnesota, Women in Industry, 1919
Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1964
Missouri, Methodist Church Records, 1856-1970
Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941
Morris County, New Jersey, Cemetery Inscriptions, 1718-1893
National Parks Service (repository
Nebraska Church Records
Nebraska, Wills and Probate Records, 1806-1989
Nevada State Census, 1875
Nevada, Naturalization Petitions, 1956-1991
New Brunswick Births, 1800-1965
New Brunswick Deaths, 1800-1965
New Brunswick Marriages, 1800-1965
New Castle Delaware Community History and Archaelogy Program (repository)
New Jersey, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1956-1964
New Jersey, United Methodist Church Records, 1800-1970
New York, Irish Immigrant Arrival Records, 1846-1851
New York, Military Equipment Claims, War of 1812
New York, Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1891-1924
New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
New York, Rensselaer County, Index to Marriage Records, 1908-1935
New Zealand, Auckland, Waikumete Cemetery Records, 1886-1943
North Carolina, Civil Marriages, 1763-1868
North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976
North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011
North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998
North Dakota Military Men, 1917-1918
Oak Hill Memorial Cemetery Inscriptions (Birmingham, AL), 1871-2014
Obituary Index: Birmingham (AL) Area Newspapers, 1818-1996
Ohio Genealogical Society (repository)
Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1942
Oklahoma, Territorial Census, 1890
Oklahoma, Territorial Census, 1907
Oklahoma, Wills and Probate Records, 1801-2008
Ontario, 1871 Census
Oregon State Archives (repository)
Oregon, Compiled Census Index, 1841-1890
Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963
Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Application Files, WWII, 1950-1966
Pennsylvania, Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993
Pennsylvania, WWI Veterans Service and Compensation Files, 1917-1919, 1934-1948
Philippines Births and Baptisms, 1642-1994
Philippines Civil Registration (Archives Division), 1902-1945
Philippines Civil Registration (Local), 1888-1984
Philippines Civil Registration (National), 1945-1984
Philippines Civil Registration (Spanish Period), 1706-1911
Philippines Court Records, 1838-1936
Philippines Deaths and Burials, 1726-1957
Philippines Marriages, 1723-1957
Philippines, Biliran, Diocese of Naval Parish Registers, 1818-1978
Philippines, Camarines Sur, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Caceres, Parish Registers, 1716-1977
Philippines, Eastern Samar, Roman Catholic Diocese of Borongan, Parish Registers, 1842-1984
Philippines, La Union, Diocese of San Fernando de La Union, 1801-1984
Philippines, Lingayen-Dagupan Catholic Archdiocese Parish Registers, 1615-1982
Philippines, Manila, Civil Registration, 1899-1984
Philippines, Negros Occidental, Roman Catholic Diocese of Bacolod, Parish Registers, 1755-1976
Philippines, Northern Samar, Roman Catholic Diocese of Catarman, Church Records, 1860-1983
Philippines, Pangasinan, Civil Registration, 1945-1981
Portugal Baptisms, 1570-1910
Portugal Deaths, 1640-1910
Portugal Marriages, 1670-1910
Portugal Passport Registers and Application Files, 1800-1946
Portugal, Aveiro, Catholic Church Records, 1550-1911
Portugal, Aveiro, Passport Registers, 1882-1965
Portugal, Aveiro, Testaments, 1900-1936
Portugal, Beja, Catholic Church Records, 1550-1913
Portugal, Beja, Civil Registration and Miscellaneous Records, 1609-1950
Portugal, Braga, Catholic Church Records, 1530-1911
Portugal, Braga, Priest Application Files (Genere et Moribus), 1596-1911
Portugal, Bragança, Catholic Church Records, 1541-1985
Portugal, Castelo Branco, Catholic Church Records, 1714-1911
Portugal, Coimbra, Catholic Church Records, 1459-1911
Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980
Portugal, Coimbra, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1835-1938
Portugal, Coimbra, Testaments, 1801-1935
Portugal, Évora, Catholic Church Records, 1533-1912
Portugal, Évora, Civil Registration and Miscellaneous Records, 1554-1938
Portugal, Faro, Catholic Church Records, 1587-1880
Portugal, Guarda, Catholic Church Records, 1459-1911
Portugal, Lamego, Diocesan Records, 1529-1963
Portugal, Leiria, Catholic Church Records, 1534-1911
Portugal, Leiria, Passport Registers, 1861-1901
Portugal, Portalegre, Catholic Church Records, 1859-1911
Portugal, Portalegre, Civil Registration and Miscellaneous Records, 1816-1935
Portugal, Porto, Catholic Church Records, 1535-1949
Portugal, Santarém, Catholic Church Records, 1544-1911
Portugal, Setúbal, Catholic Church Records, 1555-1911
Portugal, Setúbal, Civil Registration and Miscellaneous Records, 1649-1936
Portugal, Viana do Castelo, Catholic Church Records, 1537-1911
Portugal, Viana do Castelo, Miscellaneous Records, 1636-1962
Portugal, Vila Real, Catholic Church Records, 1533-1941
Portugal, Vila Real, Diocesan Records, 1575-1992
Portugal, Viseu, Catholic Church Records, 1523-1989
Provincial Archives of New Brunswick (repository)
Puerto Rico, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1901-1962
Rapid City (SD) Society for Genealogical Research (Repository)
Rapid City (SD) Society for Genealogical Research Online Databases (6 databases)
Records of the Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
Red Mountain Cemetery Record of Interments (Birmingham, AL), 1886-1906
Reports of Deaths of American Citizens Abroad, 1835-1974
Rhode Island Census, 1774
Rhode Island, State Censuses, 1865-1935
Rhode Island, Wills and Probate Records, 1582-1932
Royal BC Museum (repository)
Shadow Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery Interments (Birmingham, AL), 1863-present
Soldiers and Sailors Database (Civil War)
South Africa, Netherdutch Reformed Church Registers (Pretoria Archive), 1838-1991
South Carolina Death Index, 1915-1962
South Carolina, Passenger Lists, 1906-1962
South Dakota, Birth Index, 1856-1915
Southern Claims Commission Allowed Claims, 1871-1880
Spain Baptisms, 1502-1940
Spain Deaths, 1600-1920
Spain Marriages, 1565-1950
Spain Records of Widows and Orphans of Spanish Officers, 1826-1960
Spain, Cádiz, Testaments, 1531-1920
Spain, Cantabria, Passports, 1785-1863
Spain, Catastro de Ensenada, 1749-1756
Spain, Catholic Church Records, 1307-1985
Spain, Consular Records of Emigrants, 1808-1960
Spain, Diocese of Albacete, Catholic Church Records, 1504-1979
Spain, Diocese of Ávila, Catholic Church Records, 1502-1975
Spain, Diocese of Lugo, Catholic Parish Records, 1550-1966
Spain, Diocese of Santander, Catholic Church Records, 1538-1985
Spain, Diocese of Segovia, Catholic Church Records, 1533-1987
Spain, Province of Alicante, Municipal Records, 1762-1921
Spain, Province of Almería, Municipal Records, 1587-1900
Spain, Province of Asturias, Municipal Records, 1470-1897
Spain, Province of Badajoz, Municipal Records, 1519-1641
Spain, Province of Barcelona, Municipal Records, 1387-1986
Spain, Province of Cádiz, Civil Registration, 1870-1960
Spain, Province of Cádiz, Municipal Records, 1784-1956
Spain, Province of Cádiz, Passports, 1810-1866
Spain, Province of Castellón, Municipal Records, 1732-1952
Spain, Province of Ciudad Real, Municipal Records, 1519-1527
Spain, Province of Córdoba, Municipal Records, 1509-1947
Spain, Province of Gerona, Municipal Records, 1566-1956
Spain, Province of Granada, Catholic Pre-Marriage Investigation Files, 1556-1899
Spain, Province of Granada, Miscellaneous Records, 1592-1900
Spain, Province of Granada, Municipal Records, 1607-1955
Spain, Province of Huelva, Municipal Records, 1760-1950
Spain, Province of Jaén, Municipal Records, 1519-1941
Spain, Province of La Coruña, Municipal Records, 1648-1941
Spain, Province of León, Municipal Records, 1642-1897
Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1959
Spain, Province of Lugo, Municipal Records, 1703-1950
Spain, Province of Málaga, Municipal Records, 1760-1956
Spain, Province of Murcia, Municipal Records, 1500-1924
Spain, Province of Segovia, Municipal Records, 1718-1920
Spain, Province of Sevilla, Municipal Records, 1293-1966
Spain, Province of Tarragona, Municipal Records, 1430-1943
Spain, Province of Valencia, Miscellaneous Records, 1251-1950
Spain, Province of Valencia, Municipal Records, 1611-1935
Summit County, Ohio, Marriage Records, 1840-1980
Tennessee Civil Marriages, 1838-1888
Tennessee, Wills and Probate Records, 1779-2008
Texas, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1820-1890
Texas, Wills and Probate Records, 1833-1974
The Birmingham (AL) Black Barons, 1919-1962
The Genealogical Society of New Jersey (repository)
The Victoria History series (English counties) - 37 counties updated to now include all volumes for each county
Tulare County, California, Sheriff's Office and Jail Records, 1874-1963
U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
U.S., Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, 1847 - 2015
U.S., Chicago and North Western Railroad Employment Records, 1935-1970
U.S., Definitive List of Slaves and Property, 1827-1828
U.S., Departing Passenger and Crew Lists, 1914-1962
U.S., Dutch Reformed Church Records in Selected States, 1639-1989
U.S., Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records, 1875-1940
U.S., Lists of Merchant Seamen Lost in WWI, 1914-1919
U.S., Merchant Marine Applications for License of Officers, 1914-1949
U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930 - 2015
U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012
U.S., Select Crew Lists and Manifests, 1890-1963
U.S., Selected States Dutch Reformed Church Membership Records, 1701-1995
Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1734-1920
United States, Freedmen's Bureau Marriages, 1861-1872
Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964
Utah, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1850-1890
Utah, Weber, Ogden, John David Eccles Photograph Collection, 1951-1976
Verein für Computergenealogie (Repository)
Vermont, Birth Records, 1909-2008
Vermont, Death Records, 1909-2008
Vermont, Marriage Records, 1909-2008
Vigo County (IN) Library (repository)
Wabash Valley (IN) Obituary Index, 1900-current
Washington, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1882-1961
Western Michigan Genealogical Society (repository)
Western Michigan Genealogical Society Online Databases (18 databases)
WPA Index to Alabama Biography

 

What's Been Fixed

View the March 4 release notes here. 

How to Update

For our Deluxe Edition users, all you have to do is connect to the Internet, start Legacy 8, and click on the "Install and Download Now" link on the Legacy Home tab. (If you're reading this from within the Legacy Home tab inside of Legacy 8, you'll first need to click on the Home button in the top left of the Legacy Home tab which looks like the following picture:

12-2-2013 9-36-15 AM

If you are a Standard Edition Legacy user, you will need to visit our website. Go to http://www.legacyfamilytree.com/DownloadUpdate.asp and follow the instructions.


Free Legacy Family Tree update now available (version 8.0.0.538)

We have another great new update for our Legacy Family Tree 8 users (free) for you to download. It provides:

  • 177 brand new and updated Research Guidance suggestions,
  • fixes to some minor issues you have reported to us,

So download the update to get the best Legacy ever!

See the download instructions below for step-by-step instructions on installing this update.

What's New

Research Guidance. Legacy's exclusive, built-in Research Guidance, takes a look at what you already know about an ancestor, then gives you a prioritized list of research links and suggestions - all based on when and where your ancestor lived. Beginners love the guidance; experienced researchers love the checklist as a way to not overlook potential sources. Below is the list of new and updated Research Guidance sources added in this update. Click here for an overview of using Research Guidance.

New / updated (177)

Argentina Baptisms, 1645-1930
Argentina Marriages, 1722-1911
Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981
Argentina, Capital Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1737-1977
Argentina, Capital Federal, Census, 1855
Argentina, Catamarca, Catholic Church Records, 1724-1971
Argentina, Chaco, Catholic Church Records, 1882-1955
Argentina, Chubut, Catholic Church Records, 1884-1974
Argentina, Corrientes, Catholic Church Records, 1734-1977
Argentina, Córdoba, Catholic Church Records, 1557-1974
Argentina, Córdoba, Miscellaneous Records, 1574-1925
Argentina, Entre Ríos, Catholic Church Records, 1764-1983
Argentina, Jujuy, Catholic Church Records, 1662-1975
Argentina, La Pampa, Catholic Church Records, 1882-1976
Argentina, La Rioja, Catholic Church Records, 1714-1970
Argentina, Mendoza, Catholic Church Records, 1665-1975
Argentina, Misiones, Catholic Church Records, 1874-1975
Argentina, National Census, 1869
Argentina, National Census, 1895
Argentina, Neuquén, Catholic Church Records, 1883-1977
Argentina, Río Negro, Catholic Church Records, 1880-1977
Argentina, Salta, Catholic Church Records, 1634-1972
Argentina, San Juan, Catholic Church Records, 1655-1975
Argentina, Santa Cruz, Catholic Church Records, 1886-1964
Argentina, Santa Fe, Catholic Church Records, 1634-1975
Argentina, Santiago del Estero, Catholic Church Records, 1581-1961
Argentina, Tierra del Fuego, Catholic Church Records, 1894-1950
Argentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1955
Bolivia Baptisms, 1560-1938
Bolivia Catholic Church Records, 1566-1996
Bolivia Deaths, 1750-1920
Bolivia Marriages, 1630-1940
Brazil Baptisms, 1688-1935
Brazil Deaths, 1750-1890
Brazil Marriages, 1730-1955
Brazil, Bahia, Passenger Lists, 1855-1964
Brazil, Bahía, Catholic Church Records, 1598-2007
Brazil, Ceará, Catholic Church Records, 1725-1971
Brazil, Maranhão, Catholic Church Records, 1673-1962
Brazil, Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Cemetery Records, 1897-2012
Brazil, Minas Gerais, Catholic Church Records, 1706-1999
Brazil, Paraná, Catholic Church Records, 1704-2008
Brazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996
Brazil, Paraíba, Catholic Church Records, 1731-2013
Brazil, Paraíba, Civil Registration, 1879-2007
Brazil, Pará, Catholic Church Records, 1930-1976
Brazil, Pernambuco, Catholic Church Records, 1762-2002
Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014
Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2013
Brazil, Rio Grande do Norte, Catholic Church Records, 1788-1967
Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Catholic Church Records, 1738-1952
Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Miscellaneous Records, 1748-1998
Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Catholic Church Records, 1616-1980
Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Civil Registration, 1829-2012
Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965
Brazil, Santa Catarina, Catholic Church Records, 1714-1977
Brazil, Santa Catarina, Civil Registration, 1850-1999
Brazil, Sergipe, Catholic Church Records, 1785-1994
Brazil, São Paulo, Catholic Church Records, 1640-2012
Brazil, São Paulo, Immigrant Hostelry Records, 1882-1925
Brazil, São Paulo, Immigration Cards, 1902-1980
Brazil, São Paulo, Port of Santos, Passenger and Immigrant Lists, 1960-1982
Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo, Burial Records, 1858-1977
Chile Baptisms, 1585-1932
Chile Cemetery Records, 1821-2013
Chile Civil Registration, 1885-1903
Chile Deaths, 1700-1920
Chile Marriages, 1579-1930
Colombia Baptisms, 1630-1950
Colombia Deaths, 1770-1930
Colombia Marriages, 1750-1960
Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1576-2014
Colombia, Military Records, 1809-1958
Colombia, Valle del Cauca, Miscellaneous Records, 1549-1955
Ecuador Baptisms, 1680-1930
Ecuador Deaths, 1800-1920
Ecuador Marriages, 1680-1930
Ecuador, Catholic Church Records, 1565-2011
Paraguay Baptisms, 1800-1930
Paraguay Marriages, 1800-1900
Paraguay Miscellaneous Records, 1509-1977
Paraguay, Asunción, Cemetery Records, 1842-2011
Paraguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-1981
Peru Baptisms, 1556-1930
Peru Deaths, 1750-1930
Peru Marriages, 1600-1940
Peru, Amazonas, Civil Registration, 1939-1998
Peru, Arequipa, Civil Registration, 1860-1976
Peru, Cajamarca, Civil Registration, 1938-1996
Peru, Callao, Civil Registration, 1874-1996
Peru, Catholic Church Records, 1603-1992
Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997
Peru, Huánuco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997
Peru, Junín, Civil Registration, 1881-2005
Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903-1998
Peru, Lambayeque, Civil Registration, 1873-1998
Peru, Lima, Civil Registration, 1874-1996
Peru, Moquegua, Civil Registration, 1850-1996
Peru, Municipal Census, 1831-1866
Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890-2005
Peru, San Martín, Civil Registration, 1850-1999
Peru, Tacna, Civil Registration, 1850-1998
Peru, Áncash, Civil Registration, 1888-2005
Uruguay, Baptisms, 1750-1900
Uruguay, Civil Registration, 1879-1930
Uruguay, Marriages, 1840-1900
Venezuela, Archdiocese of Mérida, Catholic Church Records, 1654-2013
Venezuela, Archdiocese of Valencia, Catholic Church Records, 1760, 1905-2013
Venezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577-1995
Venezuela, Civil Registration, 1873-2003
Bahamas Births, 1850-1891
Bahamas Civil Registration, 1850-1959
Barbados Baptisms, 1739-1891
Barbados Burials, 1854-1885
Barbados Church Records, 1637-1887
Barbados Marriages, 1854-1879
Central America, Colonial Records, 1607-1902
Costa Rica Baptisms, 1700-1915
Costa Rica Civil Registration, 1860-1975
Costa Rica Deaths, 1787-1900
Costa Rica Marriages, 1750-1920
Costa Rica, Catholic Church Records, 1595-1992
Dominican Republic Baptisms, 1726-1924
Dominican Republic Births, 1801-2006
Dominican Republic Civil Registration,
Dominican Republic Deaths, 1666-1862
Dominican Republic Marriages, 1743-1929
Dominican Republic Miscellaneous Records, 1921-1980
Dominican Republic, Catholic Church Records, 1590-1955
El Salvador Baptisms, 1750-1940
El Salvador Catholic Church Records, 1655-1977
El Salvador Civil Registration, 1704-1977
El Salvador Marriages, 1810-1930
Grenada Births and Baptisms, 1866-1891
Guatemala Baptisms, 1730-1917
Guatemala Civil Registration, 1877-2008
Guatemala Deaths, 1760-1880
Guatemala Marriages, 1750-1930
Guatemala, Alta Verapaz, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Baja Verapaz, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Catholic Church Records, 1581-1977
Guatemala, Chimaltenango, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Ciudad de Guatemala, Census, 1877
Guatemala, El Progreso, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Escuintla, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877-2006
Guatemala, Huehuetenango, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Izabal, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Jalapa, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Jutiapa, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Petén, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Quetzaltenango, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Quiché, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Retalhuleu, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, San Marcos, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Santa Rosa, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Sololá, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Suchitepéquez, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Guatemala, Zacapa, Civil Registration, 1877-1994
Haiti, Port-au-Prince, Civil Registration, 1794-2012
Honduras Baptisms, 1730-1930
Honduras Marriages, 1800-1910
Honduras, Catholic Church Records, 1633-1978
Honduras, Civil Registration, 1841-1968
Jamaica Births and Baptisms, 1752-1920
Jamaica, Church of England Parish Register Transcripts, 1664-1880
Jamaica, Civil Registration, 1880-1999
Nicaragua Civil Registration, 1809-2013
Nicaragua, Diocese of Managua, Catholic Church Records, 1740-1960
Panama Baptisms, 1750-1938
Panama Deaths, 1840-1930
Panama Marriages, 1800-1950
Panama, Catholic Church Records, 1707-1973
New Zealand, Auckland, Port Albert, Membership Lists and Minutes from the Church of Christ, 1875-1926
Poland, Evangelical Church Books, 1700-2005
Massachusetts, Revolutionary War, Index Cards to Muster Rolls, 1775-1783

 

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