Wednesday, August 10, 2011

FamilySearch Adds 2.3 Million Images to Its Hungary Collections

New Canadian Collection Features Deed Registries

10 August 2011

Of the 4.3 million images added to FamilySearch.org this week, nearly half belong to the Hungary Civil Registration, 1895–1980, collection, which features images of births to 1920, marriages to 1950, and deaths to 1980. New image collections have been added for Austria, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, Panama, and the U.S. The new Canadian collection provides a look at 700,000 images of county deed registries from New Brunswick. Begin searching now at FamilySearch.org.

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Collection

Records

Images

Comment

Austria, Upper Austria, Linz Citizen Rolls, 1658–1937

0

2,295

  New browsable image collection.

Brazil, Catholic Church Records,1835–1966

0

903,147

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

Canada, New Brunswick, County Deed Registry Books, 1780–1941

0

709,561

  New browsable image collection.

Hungary Civil Registration, 1895–1980

0

2,319,187

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

Mexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1886–1933

0

2,124

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

Panama, Catholic Church Records, 1707–1973

0

240,799

  New browsable image collection.

U.S., Louisiana, Orleans Parish Second District Judicial Court Case Files, 1846–1880

0

27,805

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Maine, State Archive Collections,1636–1964

0

4,845

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., Massachusetts, Plymouth County, Probate Estate Files, 1686–1881

0

27,854

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., New York, Queens County Probate Records, 1899–1921

0

49,286

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

U.S., North Carolina, County Records, 1833–1970

0

17,060

  Added browsable images to existing collection.

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

0

18,865

  Added browsable images to existing collection.