New Historic Records on FamilySearch: Week of December 4, 2017

Over one million records and one million images from Denmark Censuses 1834, 1840, and 1925 were added on FamilySearch this week!

[Editor’s Note: We just received this press release from FamilySearch outlining new records added to their online site. ]

SALT LAKE CITY, UT—Over one million records and one million images from Denmark Censuses 1834, 1840, and 1925 were added on FamilySearch this week. Many more records from ArgentinaBillionGravesEnglandItalySweden and the United States were also published. Search these new free records at FamilySearch by clicking on the links in the interactive table below. Find and easily share this collection update in the FamilySearch Newsroom.

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Argentina, Entre Ríos, Catholic Church Records, 1764-1983

39,130

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Argentina, Santa Fe, Catholic Church Records, 1634-1975

157,470

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

BillionGraves Index

223,936

223,936

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Denmark Census, 1834

1,042,384

0

New indexed records collection

Denmark Census, 1840

0

50,896

Added images to an existing collection

Denmark Census, 1925

0

960,707

Added images to an existing collection

England, Hampshire Bishop’s Transcripts 1680-1892

0

1,606

Added images to an existing collection

Georgia, Fulton County Records from the Atlanta History Center, 1827-1955

73,366

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994

330,480

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Italy, Padova, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1621-1936

0

558,316

Added images to an existing collection

Sweden, Stockholm City Archives, Index to Church Records, 1546-1927

98,140

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Searchable historic records are made available on FamilySearch.org through the help of thousands of volunteers from around the world. These volunteers transcribe (index) information from digital copies of handwritten records to make them easily searchable online. More volunteers are needed (particularly those who can read foreign languages) to keep pace with the large number of digital images being published online at FamilySearch.org. Learn more about volunteering to help provide free access to the world’s historic genealogical records online at FamilySearch.org/indexing.

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About the Author

Thomas MacEntee

Genealogy educator and author Thomas MacEntee has been researching his family history for more than 40 years and is the creator of Abundant Genealogy, Genealogy Bargains, DNA Bargains, The Genealogy Do-Over and numerous other web-based genealogy and family history properties.