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Friday Finds 17 Nov 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 and Fold3.


There were no new or updated collections this week.



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

 British Army, First World War Soldiers’ Medical Records

British Armed Forces, First World War Widows’ Pension Forms

British Army, Royal Welch Fusiliers 1807-1948

Hampshire, Portsmouth Military Tribunals 1916-1919

Military Historical Society Bulletins

Middlesex, Harrow School Photographs Of Pupils & Masters 1869-1925

British Army, First World War Casualty Lists

British Army Service Records.

Prisoners Of War 1715-1945


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

Italy, Padova, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1621-1936 16 Nov 2017

Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2014 16 Nov 2017

Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997 15 Nov 2017

Denmark Census, 1925 15 Nov 2017

Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records 14 Nov 2017

Uruguay, Civil Registration Index Card, 1900-1937 14 Nov 2017

Portugal, Coimbra, Civil Registration, 1893-1980 13 Nov 2017

Great Britain, War Office Registers, 1772-1935 13 Nov 2017

Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950 13 Nov 2017

Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Public Records 11 Nov 2017

Denmark Church Records, 1484-1941 11 Nov 2017

Mexico, Chihuahua, Civil Registration, 1861-1997 10 Nov 2017

My Heritage

Ohio Newspapers, 1793-2009 Nov 11 2017 NEW


Virginia Half Pay Pension Application Files


TheGenealogist adds another 15,000 Names from 53 new War Memorials
By Dick Eastman on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter

Minnesota’s Digital Newspaper Hub Adds 4 New Historical Hewspapers
By Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt blog

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