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Findmypast to digitize Guernsey’s birth, marriage, death, and German Occupation records

Insights into births, deaths, marriages, and other family events in Guernsey’s history arebeing digitized by Findmypast, following the signing of a contract between a group ofGuernsey organizations and the UK-based genealogy company. The substantial project will see millions of Greffe … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — January 27, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsFamilySearch Catalog Update and Ontario Foul Ups by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. ScotlandsPeople annual records update and Scottish and Irish directories included in new TheGenealogist release by Chris Paton … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — January 6, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered during this first week of the new year. Blog postsShips that stopped at Grosse Île Quarantine Station and Waiting for a file from LAC? ATIP Progress Report by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Dutch … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — December 9, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsWhy Irish Genealogy Is So Difficult by Will on Ancestral Findings. FindMyPast improves its Irish RC parish marriages collection by Claire Santry on Irish Genealogy News. 4 Keys to Italian Genealogy … Continue reading

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Findmypast adds two Canadian military collections

This week Findmypast has added two Canadian military collections, containing about 120,000 records. These sets mark the beginning of Findmypast’s partnership with Library and Archives Canada that will allow them to add more Canadian records to Findmypast in the coming … Continue reading

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Millions of new military records available on Findmypast

When taking advantage of Findmypast’s free access until early Monday to almost all of its records and newspapers, you may also want to explore the following new records. Britain, First World War Campaign Medals More than 6.5 million new records have … Continue reading

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Findmypast Friday — Millions of new records for Manchester plus thousands of London burials and Berkshire baptisms

This is quite a week for Findmypast subscribers who have relatives who lived in Manchester, London, or Berkshire. More than 25 million electoral records for Greater Manchester, almost 400,000 new Greater London burial records, and more than 200,000 Berkshire baptisms … Continue reading

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New records on Findmypast — Dublin baptisms, marriages and births

Findmypast this week added three new collections of records for Dublin, Ireland. Ireland, Dublin Church of Ireland Baptisms There are 23,914 images and transcriptions to explore in this brand-new collection, spanning 1619 to 1865. Ireland, Dublin Church of Ireland Marriages Also new, … Continue reading

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Findmypast — More Oxfordshire baptism, marriage and burial records

The folks at Findmypast have created three new collections for Oxfordshire baptisms, marriages and burials from existing collections and they have added almost 70,000 new vital records to these collections.   Oxfordshire baptisms This brand-new collection includes more than 233,000 records … Continue reading

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Findmypast weekly update — Electoral and death duty records

Findmypast this week added electoral registers and death duty registers to its website. UK Electoral Registers and Companies House Directors Over 12 million records have been added to this existing collection, taking it right up to 2023. As with previous years, … Continue reading

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