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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.

ancestry

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

 UPDATED 1891 England Census 15/08/2017

UPDATED Saarland, Germany, Deaths, 1876-1933 14/08/2017

UPDATED Nova Scotia, Canada, Marriages, 1763-1940 14/08/2017

UPDATED Saarland, Germany, Marriages, 1876-1923 14/08/2017

Halle (Saale), Germany, Deaths, 1874-1957 14/08/2017

UPDATED Saarland, Germany, Births, 1876-1903 14/08/2017

Maryland, Catholic Families, 1753-1851 14/08/2017

UPDATED Halle (Saale), Germany, Births, 1874-1903 14/08/2017

UPDATED Nova Scotia, Canada, Births, 1840-1915 14/08/2017

UPDATED Nova Scotia, Canada, Deaths, 1864-1877, 1890-1965 14/08/2017

UPDATED Web: Tacoma, Washington, Obituary Index, 1882-2015 14/08/2017

UPDATED Halle (Saale), Germany, Marriages, 1874-1933 14/08/2017

UPDATED Oklahoma, Naturalization Records, 1889-1991 10/08/2017

findmypast 

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

There are over 7.1 million new records and newspaper articles available to search this Findmypast Friday, icluding:

Muster Rolls of The Marine Corps

Buckinghamshire Baptism Index

Buckinghamshire Banns Index

Buckinghamshire Marriage Index

Buckinghamshire Burial Index

Ireland Calendars of Wills & Administrations 1858-1920

British Newspapers

Over 2.3 million new articles and 7 brand new titles have been added to our collection of historic newspapers this month. New titles now available to search include:

  • Tenby Observer
  • Brechin Herald
  • Milngavie and Bearsden Herald
  • Alcester Chronicle
  • Abergavenny Chronicle
  • Ripley and Heanor News and Ilkeston Division Free Press
  • Eastern Daily Press and the Colchester Gazette

FamilySearch

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

Denmark Census, 1925 16 Aug 2017

Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1628-1860 16 Aug 2017

Ohio, Crawford County Obituaries, 1860-2004 16 Aug 2017

Kansas State Census, 1865 15 Aug 2017

Kansas State Census, 1875 15 Aug 2017

Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Miscellaneous Records 11 Aug 2017

My Heritage

I have only started including MyHeritage this week. I have therefore included all the collections last updated in July and August 2017.

MyHeritage Family Trees Aug 18 2017 UPDATED

Geni World Family Tree Aug 18 2017 UPDATED

FamilySearch Family Tree Aug 18 2017 UPDATED

Australia, Victoria Death Index, 1836-1985 Aug 15 2017 NEW

Australia, Victoria Marriage Index, 1837-1942 Aug 14 2017 NEW

Australia, Victoria Birth Index, 1837-1920  Aug 14 2017 NEW

1880 Denmark Census July 31 2017 NEW

England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1837-2005 July 31 2017 UPDATED

United Kingdom, Select Burial and Cremation Index, 1840-2014 July 31 2017 NEW

England & Wales, Birth Index, 1837-2005  July 25 2017 UPDATED

England & Wales, Death Index, 1837-2005  July 25 2017 UPDATED

The Genealogist

Nottingham Parish Records

OTHER NEW (AND NOT SO NEW) RECORDS AND TOOLS

NY State Historic Newspapers Adds 440,000 Pages – June/July, 2017
West Virginia to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America
Connecticut to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America
Florida and Puerto Rico to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America
North Dakota to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America
Delaware to Add 100,000 Historical Newspaper Pages to Chronicling America
By Kenneth R Marks on The Ancestor Hunt blog

Background of featured image is a photo from Unsplash – https://unsplash.com/?photo=DEFnexBXQTA Photo by Daniel von Appen

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