Category Archives: Connecticut

New Partners Added to DPLA – CA, CT, IN, MT, and more

DPLA, otherwise known as the Digital Public Library of America, added 6 new partners last week, meaning that you will soon be able to search the collections of these organizations through the dp.la website: California Digital Library Connecticut Digital Archive Indiana Memory Montana Memory Project U.S. Government Printing Office The

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New records and indexing projects from the US, Belgium, Italy, Brazil, and more on FamilySearch.org

FamilySearch updated or added the following genealogy databases over the last couple weeks:   Asia Japan, Passenger Lists, 1893-1941   Canada Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922 Quebec, Notarial Records, 1800-1900   Europe Belgium, Antwerp, Civil Registration, 1609-1909 Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration, 1582-1912 Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration, 1598-1906 Belgium, Hainaut, Civil

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New Collections from the United States, the UK, and Canada on Ancestry

The Ancestry websites added the following collections during the last week: * indicates a new collection Web: indicates a collection published on a partner site, but searchable on Ancestry’s site.   Ancestry.com *Web: Charlevoix County, Michigan, Marriage Index, 1868-2010 *Connecticut, Military Questionnaires, 1919-1920 *Web: Indiana, Marion Public Library Death Index, 1812

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New Canadian, US, UK, Australian, and Jewish records on Ancestry.com

The Ancestry websites added the following collections during the last month (I missed a few during my last updates): * indicates a new collection   Ancestry.com Australia and New Zealand *Web: Australia and New Zealand, Rootsweb Death Index, 1813-2003 *New South Wales, Australia, Index to Deceased Estate Files, 1923-1958 *New Zealand,

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Odds & Ends: New collections added…all over!

After a slow August, September has shown that the pace of records coming online will only accelerate.   Australia Millions of newspaper pages have been added to Trove during the last week, over ~3.7 million, in fact. See the full list of available newspapers on Trove   Canada Census: I

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Odds & Ends: US & Canada edition – lots goin’ on!

Canada The 1921 Canadian Census was released last week to much rejoicing. It was released onto Ancestry.ca (usually a subscription site) for viewing for FREE. The indexes have not been created yet, but should be available later this year. Individuals are taking it upon themselves to transcribe pieces of it

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New Jewish records and collections from Connecticut, New York, Ohio, and more on Ancestry.com

Ancestry.com added to or updated the following collections during the last week: * indicates a new collection ANCESTRY.CO.UK UK, British Prisoners of War, 1939-1945 West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935 ANCESTRY.COM United States *Connecticut, School Age Certificates, 1904–1911 *Web: Gallia County, Ohio, Birth Records, 1894-1903 *Web: Lee County, Florida,