13 March 2011

Brazil, England, India, Italy, Nicaragua, Spain, and Wales Records Added

Also new U.S. records for Delaware, New Hampshire, Texas, and Virginia 


More fascinating collections were published this week online at FamilySearch.org—39 million new records, to be exact. The England and Wales 1901 Census will certainly be a favorite for British and Welsh researchers. And how about one million images added for Italy? Or India Land Ownership Pedigrees? FamilySearch’s Texas collections have always been popular, and this week Texas collections have grown by 1.5 million new records (including birth, tax, and county records). In addition, more collections were released for Brazil, Nicaragua, Spain, and the U.S. (Delaware, New Hampshire, and Virginia).

A wide variety of original source records from around the world are continually being added to FamilySearch’s online collections. Search them now at FamilySearch.org.

See the table below for additional details about the latest collection updates.
Collection
Records
Images
Comment
Brazil, Catholic Church Records
0
233,420
Images added for Sao Paulo (Piracicaba);
Minas Gerais (Guaxupe, Pouso Alegre, and Joao del Rei); and Rio de Janeiro (Nova Iguacu).
England and Wales Census, 1901
34,138,362
1,456,023
Rich index with links to images on FindMyPast.com.
India, Moga Land Ownership Pedigrees
0
7,640
Set of land ownership pedigrees (Shajjra Nasb) that show familial relationships as land was passed from father to son (in Sanskrit).
Italy, Civil Registration, 1806-1940
0
944,579
Additional images added for Ischia, Napoli City, Nuoro, Mantova, and Padova.
Nicaragua, Managua, Civil Registration, 1879-2007
0
265,237
New digital images added.
Spain, Catholic Church Records, 1500-1930
17,348
87
Additional records from the diocese of Ávila.
U.S., Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954
53,352
112,854
Name index and images of Delaware statewide marriage records. The certificates are arranged by year and then by certificate number.
U.S., New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947
318,102
1,028,209
Index and images of New Hampshire marriage records. These records consist of cards giving the names of the bride and groom with the town and date of the marriage and often much more information. Note: There are two images for each marriage.
U.S., Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1934
440,509
416,479
Currently years 1903 to 1909 and 1926 to 1934 are available. More years will be added later.
U.S., Texas County Tax Rolls, 1846-1910
0
678,887
New digital images added.
U.S., Texas, Mills County Clerk Records, 1841-1985
0
90,818
New digital images added.
U.S., Virginia Naturalization Petitions, 1906-1929
0
11,999
Naturalization petitions from four U.S. District Courts in Virginia; these records correspond to four record series at the National Archives.
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