FamilySearch Adds 19 Million New Indexed Records and Digital Images

The world’s best genealogy website FamilySearch, has just added another 19 million, that’s right 19 M-I-L-L-I-O-N more indexed records and images to its free online searchable database.

These new records include the following countries: Austria, Australia, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Italy, Ivory Coast, New Zealand, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, United States, United Kingdom,  Venezuela and Wales.

A fascinating new database added from the American Medical Association (AMA) contains the records of 700,000 deceased doctors who passed away from 1864 to 1968.

Collection Indexed Records Digital Images Comments
Austria, Seigniorial Records, 1537-1888 0 523,381 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-1961 0 19,827 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Barbados, Church Records, 1637-1887 0 25,669 New browsable image collection.
Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1890-2012 0 180,314 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Civil Registration, 1890-1980 0 143,132 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Canada Census, 1906 802,443 0 New index collection.
Canada, Quebec Notarial Records, 1800-1900 0 15,420 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Canada, Quebec, Catholic Parish Registers, 1621-1979 0 37,511 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Chile, Santiago, Cementerio General, 1821-2011 0 205,094 Added browsable images to existing collection.
China, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2010 0 213,712 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2010 0 140,711 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Cote d’Ivoire, Electoral Registers, 1927-1960 0 14,647 New browsable image collection.
Dominican Republic, Civil Registration, 1801-2010 0 64,980 Added browsable images to existing collection.
England, Northumberland, Miscellaneous Records,1570-2005 0 16,799 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Italy, Pescara, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1865-1929 0 927,143 Added browsable images to existing collection
New Zealand, Probate Records, 1878-1960 0 36,913 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Paraguay, Miscellaneous Records, 1509-1977 0 853,687 New browsable image collection.
Peru, Huánuco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997 0 37,198 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903-1998 0 87,666 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Peru, Lima, Civil Registration, 1874-1996 0 77,240 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Philippines, Civil Registration (Local), 1888-1981 0 41,540 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Portugal, Braga, Catholic Church Records, 1530-1911 0 3,760 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Portugal, Coimbra, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1835-1938 0 62,528 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Portugal, Diocese of Vila Real, Catholic Church Records, 1575-1975 0 156,330 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Portugal, Setúbal, Catholic Church Records, 1555-1911 0 41,869 Added browsable images to existing collection.
South Africa, Orange Free State, Estate Files, 1951-2006 0 39,828 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Spain, Cádiz, Testaments, 1550-1920 0 91,454 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Spain, Granada, Miscellaneous Records, 1592-1900 0 355,588 New browsable image collection.
Spain, Province of Sevilla, Municipal Records, 1903-1918 0 73,866 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Maryland, Register of Wills Books, 1629-1983 0 82,586 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Montana, Cascade County Records, 1880-2009 0 14,167 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Ohio, Jefferson County Court Records, 1797-1940 0 89,681 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 – 1950 553,636 451,085 Added index records and images to an existing affiliate collection.
U.S., Texas, Deaths, 1977-1986 0 64,970 Added browsable images to existing collection.
U.S., Texas, Probate Records, 1800-1990 0 1,164,427 New browsable image collection.
United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933 42,183 0 New index collection.
United States, Deceased Physician File (AMA), 1864-1968 0 707,724 New browsable image collection.
Venezuela, Archdiocese of Mérida, Catholic Church Records, 1654-2011 0 132371 Added browsable images to existing collection.
Wales, Probate Abstracts, 1544-1858 0 39,915 Added browsable images to existing collection.

 

And a little reminder that FamilySearch has millions of scanned records online (the list above shows that), that at present are not indexed. These are viewable, but will not come up by typing details in the search boxes.

So to get to them, go to their full listing of Collections (https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list), and then you can scroll down to find what you’re interested in, and you’ll see many that say “Browse Images”. From there click on te relevant Collection, and if there’s digital images they’ll come up, and you can page through.

 

2 thoughts on “FamilySearch Adds 19 Million New Indexed Records and Digital Images

  1. Thanks for the tip-off!

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