New genealogy collections on Ancestry from Isle of Man, France, and more, plus new projects to key

Dec 03, 13 New genealogy collections on Ancestry from Isle of Man, France, and more, plus new projects to key

Following are the new genealogy collections and indexing projects Ancestry has released recently:

* indicates a new collection
Web: indicates a collection found outside of the Ancestry website, but searchable from within

 

Ancestry.com

  • Atlanta, Georgia, Oakland Cemetery Records, 1773-1999
  • *France, Deportations from Internment Camps, 1942

 

Ancestry.co.uk

  • 1901 England Census
  • *Web: Isle of Man, Baptism Index, 1600-1981
  • *Web: Isle of Man, Burial Index, 1598-2003
  • *Web: Isle of Man, Marriage Index, 1606-1984
  • London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921

 

 

Ancestry World Archives Update

Volunteers keying (indexing) historical records

Three new collections were released for keying recently, if you have ancestors from these areas, help out and get these records online faster!

 

And here’s the Fall Challenge update…working through the countries of the world over 8 weeks. They spotlight a couple projects each week and have a contest with prizes for the top keyers and reviewers each week for that project.

This week is Week 6, and the projects are:

Additionally, there will be two Daily Challenges:

Follow the blog to learn more. Remember that the indexes published by the volunteers will remain free on Ancestry.com.

 

No Ancestry account? Did you know you could view these records for free at a local Family History Center?

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