Ancestry.com.au, Australia, Newspapers

Australia, Newspaper Vital Notices, 1841-2001

The title of this collection at Ancestry is misleading.  The collection doesn't just include vital notices. In April this year,I upgraded to the All Access subscription at Ancestry, which included subscriptions to Fold3 and Newspapers.com. I had found a few articles on Newspapers.com from The Age, that they were Publisher Extra articles.  Since these required… Continue reading Australia, Newspaper Vital Notices, 1841-2001

Ancestry.com.au, Censuses and Voter lists, United States

United States Census & Voter lists – Federal Censuses

Over the last few weeks, I have compared the collections on the 3 paid subscription sites (Ancestry, FindMyPast and MyHeritage) for the Census and Voter lists category for Australia and New Zealand and Canada. This week I will be starting to look at the Census and Voter lists for the United States. MyHeritage has 55… Continue reading United States Census & Voter lists – Federal Censuses

Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds

Friday Finds 16 June 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast and FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week. UPDATED Washington, Marriage Records, 1854-2013 14/06/2017 UPDATED Sweden, Indexed Birth Records, 1859-1943 14/06/2017 UPDATED… Continue reading Friday Finds 16 June 2017

Ancestry.com.au, Canada, Censuses and Voter lists, FamilySearch, FindMyPast

Canada – Census & Voter lists

Over the last two weeks, I have compared the collections on the 3 paid subscription sites (Ancestry, FindMyPast and MyHeritage) for the Census and Voter lists category for Australia and New Zealand. This week I will be looking at the Census and Voter lists from Canada. My Heritage 1911 Canada Census 1901 Canada Census 1891… Continue reading Canada – Census & Voter lists

Sunday afternoon Genealogy Fun

Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Recent Ancestor Photographs

Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun. Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. This week’s mission was: 1)  Do you have photos of all of your ancestors back to the 1850 time frame?  Which recent ancestors do you not have… Continue reading Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun – Recent Ancestor Photographs

Ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, Friday Finds

Friday Finds 9 June 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast and FamilySearch, as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week. UPDATED 1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta 07/06/2017 UPDATED 1906 Canada Census… Continue reading Friday Finds 9 June 2017