Research newly published archives on FamilySearch from May 2018

FamilySearch added 2.5 million searchable records to its England historical record collections, 1.5 million in Germany, 5.4 million in the Netherlands, 2.5 million from Find a Grave, and over 1 million in South Africa. Almost 1.5 million new browsable images can be found for Mexico. Additional indexed records and images were also added for Albania, Australia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, BillionGraves, Peru, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Uruguay, and in the United States in Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and Washington, D.C.

See the official announcements to learn more or to search these new free records:

New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of June 18, 2018

New Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of July 2, 2018

Over 6 billion searchable historic records are available from around the world on Records are published with the help of thousands of volunteer indexers who transcribe digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. To help make more historical records from the world’s archives available online, volunteer with FamilySearch Indexing.


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