Ancestry.com.au, Censuses and Voter lists, FamilySearch, My Heritage

Sweden – Census and Voter lists

My Heritage Sweden Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920 Includes images; 46,583,546 records Sweden, Household Examination Books, 1880 - 1920 Includes images 1,045,732 records – this collection was last updated 26 August 2017 Sweden, Selected Indexed Household Clerical Surveys, 1880-1893(in Swedish) 4,446,837 records Ancestry also has a collection in the Birth, Marriage & Death category… Continue reading Sweden – Census and Voter lists

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #9 Tobias Jensen

My “ancestor” this week isn’t an ancestor, but was the husband of Johanna Hansen, the sister of my husband’s great grandmother, Elizabeth Hansen.  The relationship to my ex-husband is: Last week, I did a post about the census collections for Norway.  Since Tobias was born in Norway, and I hadn’t yet used Norwegian records, I… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #9 Tobias Jensen

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Friday Finds 25 Aug 2017

Each Friday, I share the new and updated collections from Ancestry, FindMyPast, FamilySearch, MyHeritage and The Genealogist as well as links to details about other new, and not so new, records and tools.  From this week, I will also be including Newspapers.com and Fold3. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week.… Continue reading Friday Finds 25 Aug 2017

Ancestry.com.au, Censuses and Voter lists, FamilySearch, My Heritage, Norway

Norway – Census and Voter lists

The following are the Census and Voter lists I have found for Norway 1875 Norway Census on My Heritage Images; 293,384 records Norway, Select Census, 1875 on Ancestry Index only; 333,541 records Norway Census, 1875 on FamilySearch Index only; 333,541 records The Norwegian Historical Data Centre Free site - has transcriptions of the 1865, 1875,… Continue reading Norway – Census and Voter lists

Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Edward George

I’m running a bit late with my post this week, so I am only sharing the one article, which is the obituary for Edward George. Edward George married Agnes Oliver in 1881. Agnes was the sister of my 2x great grandfather George Oliver.   Background of featured image is a photo from Unsplash - https://unsplash.com/search/photos/nature?photo=gIgciC_WKnY… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Edward George

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #8 Maria Louisa Doyle

Maria Louisa Doyle was born 17 January 1847, and christened 8 February 1847 at Birmingham St Phillip, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England She came to Australia with her parents on the “Great Britain”, arriving in Victoria in August 1862.  On the 17 April 1865, she married Thomas Henry Russell in Buninyong.  They had 10 children. I found… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #8 Maria Louisa Doyle

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Friday Finds 18 August 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.  From this week, I will also be including MyHeritage and The Genealogist. The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week.  UPDATED 1891… Continue reading Friday Finds 18 August 2017