Friday, November 11, 2011

6 Million New Records from Austria to New Zealand

2 Million Records Added to U.S. Collections

11 November 2011

A broad range of records were added to FamilySearch this week from 20 countries, notably Australia, Austria, Canada, Chile, England, Dominican Republic, Germany, Italy, Philippines, and the U.S. The U.S. additions include a variety of records from California, Illinois, Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin (See the full listing of new updates below). Begin your search now at FamilySearch.org.

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CollectionRecordsImagesComments
Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829–196109,723Added browsable images to existing collection.
Austria, Carinthia, Military Personnel Records, 1846–18970238,473New browsable image collection.
Austria, Seigniorial Records, 1537–1888029,522Added browsable images to existing collection.
Canada, Saskatchewan Provincial Records, 1879–1987057,903Added browsable images to existing collection.
Chile, Santiago, Cementerio General, 1821–2006065,853New browsable image collection.
Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600–200809,710Added browsable images to existing collection.
Dominican Republic, Catholic Church Records, 1590–19550165,106New browsable image collection.
El Salvador, Catholic Church Records, 1655–19770589,990New browsable image collection.
England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538–2010011,979Added browsable images to existing collection.
England, Lancashire, Oldham Cemetery Registers, 1797–2004045,387New browsable image collection.
England, Warwickshire Parish Registers, 1538–1900399,2990Added new records to existing collection.
Germany, Württemberg, Schwäbisch Hall, Probate Records, 1833–1905021,584New browsable image collection.
Honduras, Catholic Church Records, 1633–1978037,672Added browsable images to existing collection.
Hungary Catholic Church Records, 1636–1895261,1880Added new records to existing collection.
Isle of Man, Parish Registers, 1598–1950410,46042,054New index collection.
Italy, Napoli, Castellammare di Stabia, Civil Registration (Comune), 1809–19366,1340Added new records to existing collection.
Italy, Potenza, Lagonegro, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1866–19100154,261Added browsable images to existing collection.
New Zealand, Probate Records, 1878–1960089,600Added browsable images to existing collection.
Paraguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754–19810303,041New browsable image collection.
Peru, Catholic Church Records, 1687–1992076,341Added browsable images to existing collection.
Philippines, Civil Registration (National), 1945–19800265,673Added browsable images to existing collection.
Slovakia, Church and Synagogue Books, 1592–19100594,660Added browsable images to existing collection.
Spain, Consular Records of Emigrants, 1808–1960020,978Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S. Social Security Death Index113,4480Added new records to existing collection. Records now current as of 31 Oct 2011.
U.S., California, San Mateo County Records, 1856–19670114,986Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., California, State Census, 1852188,5780New index collection.
U.S., Illinois, Macon County, Decatur Public Library Collections, 1879–2007064,268New browsable image collection.
 U.S., Indiana, Marriages, 1811–195987,7110Added new records to existing collection.
U.S., North Carolina, Estate Files, 1663–19177,112130,600Added new records to existing collection.
U.S., Ohio, Stark County Coroner's Records, 1890–2002039,054Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Oregon, Columbia County Records, 1854–1958029,284Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Texas Birth Certificates, 1903–1934422,956423,803Added new records to existing collection.
U.S., Texas Deaths, 1977–1986059,536Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Texas, Bexar County, San Antonio Cemetery Records, 1893–2007038,892New browsable image collection.
U.S., Texas, Matagorda County, School Census Records, 1923–1946052,548Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Washington State County Naturalization Records, 1850–19820169,740Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Wisconsin, Probate Estate Files, 1848–19350179,977Added browsable images to existing collection.
United States, National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866–1938165,4320Added new records to existing collection.
Venezuela, Civil Registration013,194Added browsable images to existing collection.