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

United States Censuses and Voter lists

Over the last two weeks, I prepared posts about the United States Federal Censuses, and the State census collections for the states from Alabama to Florida. Since the comparisons didn’t show up very well on my blog, I attached Excel files to each post. This week, I’ve decided to just attached an Excel file that… Continue reading United States Censuses and Voter lists

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

United States State Censuses & Voter lists – Alabama to Florida

This week I am continuing my series comparing the record collections at the three main genealogy sites, FindMyPast, Ancestry and MyHeritage.  Last week I compared the collections for the Federal censuses for the United States.  This week, I am comparing the collections for the states from A (Alabama) to F (Florida). Name Whether contains images… Continue reading United States State Censuses & Voter lists – Alabama to Florida

Ancestry.com.au, Censuses and Voter lists, United States

United States Census & Voter lists – Federal Censuses

Over the last few weeks, I have compared the collections on the 3 paid subscription sites (Ancestry, FindMyPast and MyHeritage) for the Census and Voter lists category for Australia and New Zealand and Canada. This week I will be starting to look at the Census and Voter lists for the United States. MyHeritage has 55… Continue reading United States Census & Voter lists – Federal Censuses

Births, deaths, marriages, United States

Wednesday’s Resources – U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

Each week, I focus on either a new (or updated) record collection at ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch orFindmypast, or one of the other resources that I have used when researching my family history.  This week, since this collection had been mentioned on a number of different blogs, I decided on the new ancestry.com.au - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.… Continue reading Wednesday’s Resources – U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007

Births, deaths, marriages, FamilySearch, Illinois, United States

Wednesdays resources – Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934

Each week, I focus on either a new (or updated) record collection at ancestry.com.au, FamilySearch orFindmypast, or one of the other resources that I have used when researching my family history.  This week I decided on a collection (I’m not sure if it was a new or updated collection) at FamilySearch - Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934 My husband’s 2x… Continue reading Wednesdays resources – Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934

FamilySearch, Newspapers, United States, Utah

Wednesday’s Resources – Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005

I recently came across a blog post (I can’t remember where) in which the author talked about how she was starting to use the England and Wales BMD indexes, and now needed to know what to do with this information. In my Resources section, I have listed a number of resources that I have used for… Continue reading Wednesday’s Resources – Utah, Obituaries from Utah Newspapers, 1850-2005