Thursday, December 1, 2011

FamilySearch Adds 18 Million Records from 12 Countries

21 New United States Collections Added

1 December 2011

FamilySearch added over 18 million records from Canada, Czech Republic, Germany, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Peru, South Africa, Spain, the United States, and Venezuela. Have ancestors from the Lone Star State? Browse a massive new collection of Texas death records. View all the new records now at FamilySearch.org.

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CollectionRecordsImagesComments
Canada, New Brunswick, County Deed Registry Books, 1780–1941087,760Added browsable images to existing collection.
Czech Republic, Censuses, 1843–1921028,796Added browsable images to existing collection.
Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450–1850091,306Added browsable images to existing collection.
Czech Republic, Třeboň, Nobility Seignorial Records, 1664–16980173,406Added browsable images to existing collection.
Germany, Bavaria, Nördlingen Miscellaneous City Records, 1400–1943026,043New browsable image collection.
Haiti, Civil Registration, Port-au-Prince, 1794–1843027,549New browsable image collection.
Hungary Catholic Church Records, 1636–1895555,5390Added index records to existing collection.
Italy, Catanzaro, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809–18650436,534New browsable image collection.
Italy, Napoli, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809–186502,672,971New browsable image collection.
Mexico, Baja California and Baja California Sur, Civil Registration, 1860–2004069,595Added browsable images to existing collection.
Mexico, Chiapas, Civil Registration, 1861–199002,976Added browsable images to existing collection.
Mexico, Guanajuato, Civil Registration, 1862–1930014,139,21New browsable image collection.
Mexico, México Estado, Civil Registration, 1861–194108,133Added browsable images to existing collection.
Mexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543–19770578Added browsable images to existing collection.
Peru, Civil Registration, 1874–19960130,192Added browsable images to existing collection.
South Africa, Reformed Church Records, 1856–1988038,734New browsable image collection.
Spain, Diocese of Avila, Catholic Church Records, 1502–197511,0730Added index records to existing collection.
Spain, Municipal Records041,061Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., California, Los Angeles Passenger Lists, 1907–19480120,267New browsable image collection.
U.S., California, San Joaquin, County Public Library Obituary Index, 1850–19910167,323New browsable image collection.
U.S., Connecticut, Marriage Index, 1959–20011,005,7460New index collection.
U.S., Illinois, Tazewell County, Obituary Card Index from the "Pekin Times," 1914–2007091,928New browsable image collection.
U.S., Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797–19543,0912,790New index collection.
U.S., Louisiana, Naturalization Records, 1831–1991029,063New browsable image collection.
U.S., Maine, Knox County Cemetery Records, ca. 1800–200703,878New browsable image collection.
U.S., Maine, Knox County, Probate Estate Files, 1861–1915058,109New browsable image collection.
U.S., Minnesota, Clay County Land and Property Records, 1872–1947031,590New browsable image collection.
U.S., Minnesota, Stevens County Genealogical Society Records, 1876–2006063,363New browsable image collection.
U.S., Montana, Flathead County Records, 1871–19810151,157New browsable image collection.
U.S., New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682–1956266,23560,500New index collection.
U.S., South Dakota, Minnehaha County, Probate Case Records, 1873–1935071,073New browsable image collection.
U.S., Tennessee County Marriages, 1790–1950291,912232,610Added index records to existing collection.
U.S., Texas, Coleman County Records, 1849–2008037,489New browsable image collection.
U.S., Texas, Concho County Records, 1849–2008046,411New browsable image collection.
U.S., Texas, Death Index, 1903–20007,255,8300New index collection.
U.S., Texas, Naturalization Records, 1906–1989091,013New browsable image collection.
U.S., Texas, Nolan County, Civil Court Minutes and Case Files, 1881–1938044,297New browsable image collection.
U.S., Vermont, Washington County, Probate Estate Files, 1862–1915035,679New browsable image collection.
U.S., Washington State Postmaster Indexes, Prior to 1965015,381New browsable image collection.
U.S., Wisconsin, Calumet County, New Holstein Public Library Records, 1900–2001010,139New browsable image collection.
U.S., Wisconsin, Dane County Naturalization Records, 1887–1945032,499New browsable image collection.
U.S., Wisconsin, Outagamie County Records, 1825–1980070,159New browsable image collection.
United States, Muster Rolls of the Marine Corps, 1798–1892056,678New browsable image collection.
United States, National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866–1938155,623468Added index records to existing collection.
United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 19421,3762,767Added records for California.
Venezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577–199501,953,946New browsable image collection.