October 24, 2014

FamilySearch Adds New Records: Canada, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, and U.S.

Here’s the latest from FamilySearch:
FamilySearch added an additional 6.4 million new, free indexed records and images this week to its collection. Notable additions include the 1,034,803 records for the Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Church Records from 1527-1907, the 1,436,121 added from Italy Civil Registrations from 1824-1941, and the 1,069,308 added to the new Saskatchewan, Canada, collections from 1846-1957. Other new searchable collections online were added this week for Canada, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Peru, and the United States. See the table below for the full list of updates. Search these diverse collections and more than 3.5 billion other records for free at FamilySearch.org.

Collection Indexed Records Digital Images Comments
BillionGraves Index 189,206 189,206 Added index records and images to an existing collection.
Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2012 0 6,272 Added images to an existing collection.
Brazil, Mato Grosso, Civil Registration, 1890-2012 0 2,218 Added images to an existing collection.
Canada, Manitoba, Church Records, 1800-1959 0 6,567 New browsable image collection.
Canada, Prince Edward Island, Church Records, 1777-1985 0 22,448 Added images to an existing collection.
Canada, Saskatchewan, Catholic Church Records, 1846-1957 0 286,132 New browsable image collection.
Canada, Saskatchewan, Judicial District Court Records, 1891-1954 0 783,176 Added images to an existing collection.
Chile, Santiago, Cementerio General, 1821-2011 0 222,010 Added images to an existing collection.
China, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2010 0 23,375 Added images to an existing collection.
Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2010 0 116,239 Added images to an existing collection.
Czech Republic, Censuses, 1843-1921 0 82,847 Added images to an existing collection.
Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450-1889 0 144,111 Added images to an existing collection.
England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000 31,521 0 Added index records to and existing collection.
England, Northumberland, Miscellaneous Records, 1570-2005 0 525 Added images to an existing collection.
Estonia, Population Registers, 1918-1944 0 142,722 Added images to an existing collection.
Germany, Hesse, Civil Registration, 1874-1927 0 75,875 New browsable image collection.
Germany, Prussia, Pomerania Church Records, 1544-1945 0 457,603 Added images to an existing collection.
Italy, Bologna, Bologna, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1866-1941 0 292,511 New browsable image collection.
Italy, L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1824-1910 0 483,804 New browsable image collection.
Italy, Matera, Matera, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1866-1929 0 237,814 New browsable image collection.
Italy, Pescara, Pescara, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1865-1910 0 421,992 New browsable image collection.
Netherlands, Zeeland Province, Church Records, 1527-1907 0 1,034,803 Added images to an existing collection.
New Zealand, Probate Records, 1860-1961 0 13,622 New browsable image collection.
Peru, Huánuco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997 0 110,620 Added images to an existing collection.
Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903-1998 0 230,734 New browsable image collection.
South Africa, Cape Province, Western Cape Archives Records 1796-1992 0 99,777 Added images to an existing collection.
South Africa, Eastern Cape, Estate Files, 1962-2004 0 10,749 Added images to an existing collection.
Spain, Province of Lérida, Municipal Records, 1319-1940
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About Lisa

Lisa Louise Cooke is the Producer and Host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast, an online genealogy audio show at www.GenealogyGems.com. She is the author of the books Genealogy Gems: Ultimate Research Strategies and The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox, and the Google Earth for Genealogy DVD series, an international conference speaker, and writer for Family Tree Magazine.