Monday, March 8, 2010

New or Updated Genealogy Databases - March, Post 1

Some of the new or updated genealogy databases available at different websites include:

1) Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/) (subscription required):

o US Federal Census - 1880 Schedule of Defective, Dependent and Delinquent Classes (US)

o Vermont Births, Marriages, Deaths, 1909-2008 (US)

o Connecticut Divorce Index, 1968-1997 (US)

o Upper Brittany, France, Vital Records (World)

o Burke’s Peerage and Barontage Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary, Volume 2 (World)

o Hamburg Passenger Lists (updated) (World)

o US Public Records Index, Volume 2 (US)

o See New and Updated Ancestry databases at http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/recent.aspx

2) FamilySearch Record Search (http://pilot.familysearch.org/) Indexing Projects (Free Access):

o Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957

o Illinois, Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878-1922

o United States, 1920 Census (98% complete, index only)

o Mexico, Catholic Church Records (12 states, browse)

o England, Cheshire Land Tax Assessments, 1778-1832

o England, Cheshire Probate Records (browse)

o England, Norfolk, Church of England Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (browse)

o England, Warwickshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (browse)

o Spain, Catholic Church Records (6 states, browse)

o Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration (browse)

o Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2006) (browse)

o Colombia, Catholic Church Records (browse)

o See all Volunteer-indexed databases on the Pilot Record Search site at http://pilot.familysearch.org/

More to come...

1 comment:

reh ncw said...

yes---and yes---and lots of changes just in the last few days----add line about old dogs and new tricks here_______grumble grumble