FamilySearch Adds 12 Million New Records and Images This Week

July 19, 2011

England and Mexico Collections See the Lion’s Share of the New Additions

The recent collection updates at FamilySearch.org are too diverse to summarize—seigniorial and notarial records, bishop’s transcripts and parish registers, citizen lists, court case files---well, okay, you get the picture.  The largest collection updates this week are from England and Mexico—eight million records and images between the two countries’ collections. Another 4 million records and images were added for Austria, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Sweden, USA, and Wales. Search the records online now at FamilySearch.org. See the list below for more details.

Collection

Records

Images

Comments

Austria, Upper Austria Seigniorial Records, 1537-1888

0

116,182

New browsable image collection.

Belgium Civil Registration, 1795-1920

0

29,195

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Canada, Quebec Notarial Records, 1800-1900

0

150,480

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Canada, Quebec Notarial Records, 1800-1900

0

35,342

Added browsable images to existing collection.

England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900

202,219

0

Added index records to existing collection.

England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000

929,054

Added images and index to existing collection.

England, Lancashire, Cheshire, Yorkshire, Parish Registers, 1603-1910

947,377

332,814

New index collection.

Germany, Westfalen, Minden Citizen Lists, 1574-1902

14,707

902

New index collection.

Italy, Civil Registration, 1806-1940

0

4,284

Added browsable images to existing collection for Salerno.

Italy, Waldensian Evangelical Church Records

0

16,082

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Guanajuato, Catholic Church Records, 1576-1984

0

2,271,610

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Querétaro, Catholic Church Records

0

1,352,091

New browsable image collection.

Mexico, San Luis Potosí, Catholic Church Records, 1586-1970

0

2,110,380

Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Veracruz, Catholic Church Records

0

2,486,833

New browsable image collection.

South Africa, Methodist Parish Registers, 1822-1996

0

18,726

New browsable image collection.

Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1640-1860

19,783

1,302

Added images and index to existing collection.

U.S., Arkansas, Draft Registration Cards, compiled 1948-1959

0

14,402

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., California, San Mateo County Records, 1856-1967

0

62,131

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., California, San Mateo County, Colma, Italian Cemetery Records

0

4,902

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Louisiana, Second Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1948-1959

0

35,210

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Maine, State Archive Collections

0

17,613

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1792-1983

0

23,884

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Michigan, State Census, 1894

381,961

0

New index collection.

U.S., Mississippi, Tippah County Marriages, 1858-1979

0

17,039

New browsable image collection.

U.S., Montana, Rosebud County Records

0

43,056

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., New York, Orange County Probate Records, 1787-1938

0

30,344

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., North Carolina, State Supreme Court Case Files, 1800-1909

0

256,204

New browsable image collection.

U.S., Texas County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910

9,723

0

Added index records to existing collection.

U.S., Texas, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Membership Applications, 1892-2010

0

3,375

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Washington State, Army National Guard Records, 1880-1947

0

11,647

Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Wisconsin, Probate Estate Files, 1848-1933

0

26,634

Added browsable images to existing collection for Green County.

Wales, Probate Abstracts, 1773-1780

0

3,466

Added browsable images to existing collection.

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