Exciting New Projects for Spanish Speakers

November 4, 2010

First Indexing Project from Dominican Republic Now Available

Spanish-speaking indexers have some exciting new work to do, including the first set of records from the Dominican Republic, as well as records from Spain and Mexico. There is also a variety of new U.S. projects available. The recently completed projects that will soon be available to search include the 1930 U.S. Census for five states and records from Canada, Mexico, England, and Puerto Rico.

New Projects in the Past Month

 (See the chart below for a complete list and current status of all indexing projects.)

Recently Completed Projects

(Note: Recently completed projects have been removed from the available online indexing batches and will now go through a final completion check process. They will be published at beta.familysearch.org in the near future.)

Current FamilySearch Indexing Projects, Record Language, and Percent Completion

Argentina, Balvanera—Registros Parroquiales, 1833–1934 [Parte B] Spanish 49%
Argentina, Cordoba—Registros Parroquiales, 1722–1924 [Parte B] Spanish 87%
Argentina, Santa Fe—Registros Parroquiales, 1634–1926 [Parte A] Spanish 26%
Brasil—Registro Civil, 1852–1914 [Parte 2A] Portuguese 1%
Brasil, Florianópolis—Registros da Igreja, 1751–1954 [Parte A] Portuguese 11%
Brasil, Pernambuco, Recife—Registro Civil, 1900–1920 Portuguese 3%
Brasil, Rio de Janeiro—Matrimonios, 1900–1910 [Piloto] Portuguese 48%
Canada—Passenger Lists, 1881–1922 English 4%
Canada, Ontario—Marriages, 1869–1927 [Part A] English 78%
Česká republika, Litoměřice—Matriky, 1552-1905 [část 1]
(Tschechien, Litomerice—Kirchenbücher [Teil 1])
German 85%
Chile—Registros Civiles, 1885–1900 Spanish 23%
Chile, Concepción—Registros Civiles, 1885–1903 [Parte 2B] Spanish 31%
Colombia, Bucaramanga—Registros Parroquiales, 1649–1959 Spanish 12%
Colombia, Marinilla—Registros Parroquiales, 1815–1959 Spanish 57%
Deutschland, Baden, Achern—Kirchenbücher, 1810–1869 [Part C] German 90%
Deutschland, Baden, Achern—Kirchenbücher, 1810–1869 [Part D] German 2%
Deutschland, Mecklenburg—Volkszählung, 1890 [Div 93–156] German 77%
El Salvador—Registros Civiles, 1835–1910 Spanish 20%
España, Andalucía—Registros Civiles, 1837–1870 Spanish (New)
España, Lugo—Registros Parroquiales, 1530–1930 [Parte 1] Spanish 41%
France, Cherbourg—Registres Paroissiaux, 1802–1907 French 43%
France, Coutances—Registres Paroissiaux 1802–1907 French 45%
France, Paris—Registres Protestants, 1612–1906 [Partie D] French 77%
France, Saint-Lo—Registres Paroissiaux, 1802–1907 French 58%
Guatemala, Guatemala—Registros Civiles, 1800–1900 Spanish 8%
Guatemala, Guatemala—Registros Civiles, 1877–1900 Spanish 16%
Italia, Napoli, Castellammare di Stabia—Atti di Morte, 1809–1936 [Parte B] Italian 64%
Italy, Trento—Baptisms, 1784–1924 [Part 2A] Italian 36%
Mexico, D.F.—Bautismos, 1536–1900 [Parte A] Spanish (New)
Mexico, Puebla—1930 Federal Censo Spanish 52%
New Zealand—Passenger Lists, 1871–1915 [Part 2A] English 6%
Nicaragua, Managua—Registros Civiles, 1879–1984 [Part 3B] Spanish 50%
Norge —Tinglysningskort, 1640–1903 Norwegian 2%
Perú, Lima—Registros Civiles, 1887–1921 [Parte A] Spanish 65%
Portugal, Setúbal—Registros da Igreja, 1581–1910 Portuguese 22%
República Dominicana—Nacimientos Civiles, 1828–1906 Spanish (New)
Russland, Sankt Petersburg—Kirchenbuchduplikat, 1833–1885 German 33%
South Africa, Cape Province—Church Records, 1660–1970 Afrikaans, Dutch, English 62%
Sverige, Södermanland—Kyrkoböcker, till 1860 [Del 1] Swedish 58%
Sverige, Uppsala—Kyrkoböcker, till 1860 [Del 1] Swedish 67%
Sverige, Örebro—Kyrkoböcker, till 1860 [Del 1] Swedish 28%
U.K., Bristol—Parish Registers, 1837–1900 [Part G] English (New)
U.K., Essex—Parish Registers, 1538–1900 [Part A] English 13%
U.K., Warwickshire—Parish Registers, 1538–1900 [Part 2 Adv] English/
Old English
Uruguay—Registros Civiles (Nacimientos), 1879–1930 Spanish 3%
U.S., Alabama—County Marriages, 1809–1950 [Part A] English 41%
U.S., Arkansas—County Marriages, 1837–1957 [IX] English (New)
U.S., Arkansas—WWII Draft Registration, 1942 English 32%
U.S., California—County Marriages, 1850–1952 [Part B] English (New)
U.S., District of Columbia—County Marriages, 1811–1950 [Part A] English 20%
U.S., District of Columbia—Deaths, 1874–1959 English 60%
U.S., Illinois—County Marriages, 1810–1934 [Part A] English 49%
U.S., Indiana—WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942 English (New)
U.S., Indiana, Bartholomew—County Marriages, 1811–1959 English (New)
U.S., Iowa—County Births, 1880–1935 [Part A] English 7%
U.S., Iowa—County Marriages, 1838–1992 [Part A] English 31%
U.S., Kentucky—1930 Federal Census English (New)
U.S., Louisiana—1930 Federal Census English 11%
U.S., Minnesota—County Marriages, 1860–1949 [Part A] English 18%
U.S., New Jersey—County Marriages, 1682–1956 [Part 1] English 23%
U.S., New York—Marriage Licenses, 1908–1938 [Part A] English 30%
U.S., New York—Marriages, 1908–1935 [Part A] English 28%
U.S., North Carolina—County Marriages, 1762–1959 [Part B] English 10%
U.S., North Carolina—Freedmen Letters, 1862–1870 English 8%
U.S., Oklahoma—Allotment Records, 1899–1907 English 47%
U.S., Oklahoma—County Marriages, 1891–1959 [Part B] English (New)
U.S., Puerto Rico—1910 Censo Federal Spanish 6%
U.S., Puerto Rico—1920 Censo Federal Spanish 78%
U.S., Puerto Rico—Nacimientos Civiles, 1836–1930 [Parte B] Spanish 3%
U.S., Tennessee—County Marriages, 1790–1950 [Part B] English 29%
U.S., Tennessee—County Marriages, 1790–1950 [Part C] English 29%
U.S., Texas—County Marriages, 1837–1977 [Part B] English (New)
U.S., Vermont—Vital Records, 1760–1954 [Part A] English 59%
U.S., West Virginia—1930 Federal Census English (New)
Venezuela—Nacimientos Civiles, 1873–1909 Spanish 1%
Venezuela, Mérida—Registros Parroquiales, 1654–1992 [Parte 2] Spanish 21%
Österreich, Wiener Meldezettel, 1890–1925 German 31%
Россия, Самара—Метрические книги церкви, 1869–1917 (часть 1) Russian 45%
Украина, Киев—Метрические книги русской православной церкви, 1843–1845 [Часть А] Russian 86%

Current FamilySearch Partner Projects, Record Language, and Percent Completion

België—Burgerlijke Stand, 1851–1900 [Deel D] Dutch 71%
Belgique—Registres Civile, 1851–1900 [Partie A] French


Brasil, Minas Gerais—Church Records, 1706-1952 Portuguese


Canada, Ontario, Toronto—Trust Cemeteries, 1826–1935 English


Deutschland, Westfalen, Minden—Volkszählung, 1880–1900 German


España, Avila, Barroman—Registros Parroquiales, 1550–1930 Spanish


España, Avila, Madrigal y Garganta—Registros Parroquiales, 1530–1935 Spanish


España, Malaga—Registros Civiles, 1846–1870 Spanish


France, Quimper et Leon, St. Louis—Registres Paroissiaux, 1722–1909 French


Norway—1875 Census [Part B] Norwegian


Philippines, Lingayen, Dagupan—Registros Parroquiales, 1615–1982 Spanish


U.K., Norfolk—Parish Registers, 1538–1900 English


U.S., Ohio—Tax Records, Post 1825 [Part 3] English


U.S., Utah, Salt Lake County—Birth Registers, 1890–1908 English


U.S., Utah, Salt Lake County—Death Registers, 1848–1940 English



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