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Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books, 1890 - 1921
Explore lineage books consisting of information submitted by tens of thousands of individuals with connections to Revolutionary War patriots. This database, containing over 57,000 references to Revolutionary War ancestors and their descendants, will reveal birth years, relatives names, family lineages and descriptions of American revolutionaries. Some records may even include a photo or sketch of a veteran or member.
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Scotland, Wigtownshire & Minnigaff Parish Lists 1684
Search for your Scottish ancestors in parish lists containing over 53,000 names. First published in 1916 by the Scottish Record Society, the lists consist of “nominal Rolls of all persons, male or female, over the age of 12 years, resident within their respective parishes - grouped according to their residences, farms and house-holds, and specially indicating such as were "irregular," that is non-conforming".
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Philadelphia Roman Catholic Parish Baptisms
Over 53,000 new records have been added to our exclusive collection of Philadelphia Catholic Baptisms. Each record includes both a transcript and an image of the original register entry that will reveal a combination of your ancestor’s birth date, baptism date, baptism place, residence and parents' names.
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Philadelphia Roman Catholic Parish Marriages
Over 30,000 new additions are now available to search. Spanning the years 1800 to 1917, each new record includes a transcript and an image of the original sacramental register that will reveal a combination of the couple’s names, birth years, marital status and parents’ names as well as the date and location of their wedding.
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Lincolnshire Parish Records
Over 266,000 additional records have recently been added to our collections of Lincolnshire parish baptisms, banns, marriages and burials. Including images of original registers held at the Lincolnshire Archives dating back to the early 1500s, these records are an excellent resource for uncovering previous generations and tracing your roots beyond the start of Civil Registration in 1837.
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Tottenham & Edmonton Weekly Herald1874, 1879, 1889, 1891, 1899, 1904
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