Archive for April, 2017

Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006 on FamilySearch

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

FamilySearch has indicated the following database is new or has been updated since our last posting:

Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006

Over 600,000 names in this database.

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Warsaw and Hancock County, Illinois, Newspapers

Friday, April 21st, 2017

The Warsaw, Illinois, Public Library has digitized a significant number of Warsaw and Hancock County newspapers and placed them on their website.

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Washington State, County Records, 1803-2010

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating the following database has been updated since our last posting:

Washington, County Records, 1803-2010

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Avoiding Fake Ancestors Webinar Released

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Moon People–probably not your ancestors

We are excited to announce the release of the recorded version of our popular webinar,”Avoiding Fake Ancestors.”

Details on ordering the presentation can be found in our blog post.

South Carolina, Darlington County Records, 1798-1928

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating the following database has been updated since our last posting:

South Carolina, Darlington County Records, 1798-1928

This includes:

  • Court of Common Pleas
  • Probate Records
  • Vital Records

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Missouri, Cole County Circuit Court Case Files, 1820-1927

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating the following database has been updated since our last posting:

Missouri, Cole County Circuit Court Case Files, 1820-1927

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These are separated out case by case so searching by name of plaintiff or defendant is not too difficult.

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Georgia, Fulton County Records from the Atlanta History Center, 1827-1955

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating the following database has been updated since our last posting:

Georgia, Fulton County Records from the Atlanta History Center, 1827-1955

There are a variety of record types represented here, including:

  • Cemetery records
  • Census records
  • Correctional Institutions
  • County Court records
  • Court of Ordinary records
  • Inferior Court records
  • Obituaries
  • Probate records
  • Public records
  • Vital records
  • Voting registers

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Ohio, Geauga County Records, 1860-1970

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating the following database has been updated since our last posting:

Ohio, Geauga County Records, 1860-1970

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Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating that this database has been updated:

Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001

How updated I can’t say.

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Maps at the Tennessee State Library and Archives

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

The Tennessee State Library and Archives has added several maps to their online digital collection. This now includes maps from each Tennessee County. There is more information in their recent blog post.

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