Monthly Archives: April 2013

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fold3: Civil War and pension records

The following collections have been updated during the last week: 56th-138th Infantry (Civil War) (98 – 100%) Pension Numerical Index (4 – 5%) Letters Received by Commission Branch, 1863-1870 (37 – 41%) In other fold3 news: Today is the last day to search Confederate records for free! Read more about the American Battle Monuments Commission collection which was completed last

Ancestry sm adds new Texas, French, Chinese records, updates more added to or updated the following collections during the last week: 1911 England Census 1911 Channel Islands Census 1911 Isle of Man Census 1911 Wales Census (New) Web: Colorado County, Texas, Marriage Index, 1837-1886 Illinois Marriages to 1850 Liverpool, England, Baptisms, 1813-1906 Liverpool, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921 Liverpool, England,


FamilySearch updates Austria, Italy, Ohio collections, and more

FamilySearch added to or updated the following collections during the last week: Austria, Tirol, Innsbruck, Sankt Jakob Parish Register Index, 1578-1970 Austria, Upper Austria, Wels, Census Records, 1613-1900 China, Collection of Genealogies, 1239-2011 Germany, Brandenburg, Wittenberge, City Directories and Citizen Lists, 1851-1921 Hungary, Civil Registration, 1895-1980 Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959 Italy,


Odds & ends

My Genealogy Hound has finished adding biographies for Jasper County, Missouri (for a total of 1,024), and DeKalb County, Tennessee. They have begun adding biographies for Warren County, Iowa, Todd County, Kentucky, and Benton County, Missouri. Mocavo awarded a grant of $25,000 to the Bethany Children’s Home in Womelsdorf, PA. Mocavo will digitize two ledger books with information

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Multiple military databases updated on fold3

The following collections have been updated since 4/9: 56th-138th Infantry (Civil War) (98%) American Battle Monuments Commission (100%) Civil War “Widows’ Pensions” (4%) Homestead Records (NE) (60-61%) Navy Cruise Books, 1918-2009 (60-63%) Pension Numerical Index (3-4%) WWII Navy Muster Rolls (37%) War of 1812 Pension Files (8%) Share your success story searching these records in the comments!

Ancestry sm added to or updated the following collections during the last week: Chester County, Pennsylvania, Estate Papers, 1714-1838 London, England, Overseer Returns, 1863-1894 London, England, Selected Poor Law Removal and Settlement Records, 1828-1930 North Carolina and Tennessee, Early Land Records, 1753-1931 North Carolina and Tennessee, Revolutionary War Land Warrants, 1783-1843 U.S.,


FamilySearch added to or updated the following collections during the last week (looks like I need a new image…): Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration, 1803-1933 Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2012 Brazil, Mato Grosso, Civil Registration, 1848-2012 Brazil, Parish and Diocesan Records Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2012 England, Northumberland, Miscellaneous Records, 1570-2005 Germany,

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