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

Friday Finds 11 Aug 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.

ancestry

The  following are the Recently added and updated collections at ancestry.com.au for the this week.

UPDATED Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922 10/08/2017

UPDATED Delaware Death Records, 1861-1933 10/08/2017

UPDATED Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922 10/08/2017

UPDATED Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1922 09/08/2017

UPDATED Web: Victoria, Australia, Outward Passenger Index, 1852-1915 09/08/2017

UPDATED U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 08/08/2017

Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1818-2011 07/08/2017

UPDATED U.S., Freedmen’s Bureau Marriage Records, 1846-1867 07/08/2017

UPDATED Web: Scotland, Rolls of Male Heads of Families, 1834-1845 04/08/2017

UPDATED England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007 04/08/2017

UPDATED Idaho, Marriage Records, 1863-1966 04/08/2017

UPDATED Michigan, Death Records, 1897-1929 03/08/2017

UPDATED Global, Find A Grave Index for Burials at Sea and other Select Burial Locations, 1300s-Current 01/08/2017

UPDATED Sweden, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED Norway, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED Brazil, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED Italy, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1965 31/07/2017

UPDATED Australia and New Zealand, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED Poland, Łódź Ghetto Register Books, 1939-1944 (USHMM) 31/07/2017

UPDATED Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED Mexico, Find A Grave Index, 1800s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED Germany, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current 31/07/2017

UPDATED U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current 31/07/2017

findmypast

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

Billion Graves Cemetery Indexes

Over 2.2 million new additions to the United States Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Over 87,000 new additions to the Canada Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Over 76,000 new additions to the England Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Over 16,000 new additions to the Ireland Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Over 114,000 new additions to the Scotland Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Over 5,000 new additions to the Wales Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Over 377,000 new additions to the Australia Graves Cemetery Index

Over 48,000 new additions to the New Zealand Billion Graves Cemetery Index

Middlesex Monumental Inscriptions 1485-2014

North West Kent Burials

New York Researcher

The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record

FamilySearch

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

Idaho, Southern Counties Obituaries, 1943-2013 10 Aug 2017

Liberia, Marriage Records, 1941-1974 10 Aug 2017

Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 09 Aug 2017

England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944 09 Aug 2017

Chile, Cemetery Records, 1821-2015 08 Aug 2017

Dominican Republic Civil Registration, 1801-2010 07 Aug 2017

Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954 07 Aug 2017

OTHER NEW (AND NOT SO NEW) RECORDS AND TOOLS

Great Historical Newspaper News from Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Georgia to Add Many More Titles to Its New Georgia Historic Newspapers Website
Advantage Preservation Adds 500 Thousand Historical Newspaper Pages – July, 2017
12 Historic Newspaper Digitization Projects Creating More Online Collections – July, 2017
By Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt blog

Digital Library of Georgia Adds New and Previously Digitized Newspaper Titles to its Recently Released Georgia Historic Newspapers (GHN) Website
By Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Cedar Rapids Iowa “The Gazette” Newspaper – Digitized and Available Online from 1883
By Leland Meitzler on the GenealogyBlog

Background of featured image is a photo from Unsplash –https://unsplash.com/new?photo=fkqBXZbevXg Photo by Baehaki Hariri

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