Category Archives: Volunteer Projects

What’s new in the directories this week

Do you have ancestors from Michigan, Ohio, or Ontario, or have a particular affinity for historical videos? Be sure to follow these sites:  News Directory   Detroit Society for Genealogical Research – Shares news of general interest but also Detroit and Michigan-specific news. Ohio Genealogical Society Blog – Shares updates to Ohio records on Chronicling America (newspapers)

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New collections and projects from Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and more on Ancestry

Collections 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. Often, these collections can be found for free elsewhere on the web, so if you don’t have

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FamilySearch collections updates and new indexing projects from Germany, Spain, Denmark, Bolivia, the US, and more

FamilySearch updated the following genealogy databases over the last couple weeks: Worldwide BillionGraves Index Europe Germany, Prussia, Pomerania Church Records, 1544-1945 Spain, Diocese of Ávila, Catholic Church Records, 1502-1975 Latin America Bolivia, Catholic Church Records, 1566-1996  United States Illinois, Lee County Records, 1830-1954 New York, Orange County Probate Records, 1787-1938

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Genealogy records updates and volunteer projects from the United Kingdom and Ireland

England/United Kingdom Findmypast has published additional parish records in the following areas: Northumberland & Durham marriages – 28,163 records Devon baptisms – 11,735 records Devon burials – 2,387 records Thames & Medway baptisms – 2,080 records for Cliffe At Hoo, 1775-1851 Thames & Medway marriages – 260 records for Cliffe At

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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

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