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Friday Finds 27 January 2017

The following are the new (and not so new) resources and tools I have found this week.


The following are the Recently added and updated collections at this week

Web: Cass County, North Dakota, Divorce Index, 1878-1943 24/01/2017

Province of Gerona, Spain, Municipal Records, 1566-1956 23/01/2017

UPDATED Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968 19/01/2017

Jersey, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813-1940 18/01/2017

Jersey, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1540-1812 18/01/2017

Jersey, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915 18/01/2017

UPDATED Somerset, England, Gaol Registers, 1807-1879 18/01/2017

Jersey, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1940 18/01/2017


 The following are the collections featured in this week’s FindMyPast Fridays

 Victoria Petty Sessions registers

Queensland Custom House Shipping 1852-1885 passengers and crew

PERSI Quarterly Index Update

Irish Newspapers


The following are the New and Updated collections at FamilySearch this week

Ohio, Crawford County Obituaries, 1860-2004 26 Jan 2017

Peru, Puno, Civil Registration, 1890-2005 25 Jan 2017

Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records, 1501-1940; index 1650-1860 24 Jan 2017

Spain, Province of Granada, Municipal Records, 1607-1955 24 Jan 2017

South Carolina, Delayed Birth Certificates, 1766-1900 24 Jan 2017

Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950 24 Jan 2017

Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records 24 Jan 2017

Wyoming Marriages, 1869-1923 24 Jan 2017

Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916 24 Jan 2017

Oregon Marriage Records, 1849-1952 24 Jan 2017

Hawaii, Marriages, 1826-1954 24 Jan 2017

Alabama County Marriages, 1818-1936 24 Jan 2017

New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947 24 Jan 2017

Pennsylvania Civil Marriages, 1677-1950 24 Jan 2017

Russia, Tatarstan Church Books, 1721-1939 20 Jan 2017

Ukraine, Kiev Confession Lists, 1799-1911 20 Jan 2017

Nicaragua Civil Registration, 1809-2013 20 Jan 2017


Using the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Online Catalog for Research
By Jake Fletcher on the Legacy News blog

Genealogical Publishing Company Adds a New Online Catalog Solely for Genealogy eBooks
By Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Worldwide Archive Finder
On the Upfront with NGS blog

Research Opportunities in Historical Societies and Museums
By James Tanner on the Genealogy’s Star blog

An Online Database: New York Philharmonic Subscribers, 1883-1907
By Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Canada 150 – County of Halton, Ontario
By Dianne Nolin on the Genealogy: Beyond the BMD blog

Thousands of photos of Canadian prairie towns available online
By Gail Dever on the Genealogy à la Carte blog