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Free websites for family history research

In this post, I am sharing the free websites I am currently using.  So far, these websites are for Australia, New Zealand, England, Wales and Scotland.  I am also going to copy this post to my Resources section, and update it as I expand my research into other countries. Births Deaths and Marriages Births Deaths… Continue reading Free websites for family history research

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Friday Finds 3 Apr 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing 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. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week UPDATED Michigan, Divorce Records, 1897-1952 01/04/2020 UPDATED Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 01/04/2020 UPDATED California, Voter… Continue reading Friday Finds 3 Apr 2020

New Zealand

Thursday’s Tips – Archives New Zealand

I have previously written posts about the Public Record Office in Victoria, the NSW State Archives and the Queensland State Archives. The other states in Australia don’t seem to have any records or indexes available on their websites (except Tasmania in the Tasmanian Names Index, which I mentioned in my post Thursday’s Tips – Births,… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – Archives New Zealand

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Friday Finds 27 Mar 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing 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. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week UPDATED Oaxaca, Mexico, Catholic Church Records, 1559-1988 24/03/2020 UPDATED Hidalgo, Mexico, Catholic Church Records, 1546-1971… Continue reading Friday Finds 27 Mar 2020

Queensland

Thursday’s Tips – Queensland State Archives

In previous posts I have written about the Public Record Office Victoria and the NSW State Records and Archives.  The equivalent in Queensland is the Queensland State Archives. Both the Public Record Office Victoria and the NSW State Records and Archives have a collection search function that searches multiple indexes and collections at once, but… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – Queensland State Archives

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Friday Finds 20 March 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing 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. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week UPDATED Montana, Marriage Records, 1943-1988 18/03/2020 UPDATED Montana, Birth Records, 1897-1988 18/03/2020 UPDATED Montana, Divorce… Continue reading Friday Finds 20 March 2020

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Friday Finds 13 Mar 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing 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. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week UPDATED Quebec, Canada, Notarial Records, 1637-1935 10/03/2020 NEW Bristol, England, Non-Conformist Baptism, Marriage and Burial… Continue reading Friday Finds 13 Mar 2020

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Friday Finds 6 Mar 2020

Each Friday, I have been sharing 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. The following were the New and Updated collections at ancestry.com.au this week UPDATED Massachusetts, Boston Archdiocese Roman Catholic Sacramental Records, 1789-1900 04/03/2020 NEW Victoria, Australia, Battle to… Continue reading Friday Finds 6 Mar 2020