Meant to check FindMyPast last night since they sometimes post FindMyPast Fridays on Thursdays, but I forgot – https://blog.findmypast.com/findmypast-friday-2625035523.html. Seems they did post it on January 3rd.
Over 76,000 additional records have been added to our collection of Norfolk parish baptisms. The new additions span 1777 to 1990 and cover the parishes of North Creake, Ringland, Southwood, Thornham and Worstead.
Over 33,000 new Norfolk Banns are now available to search. These new additions cover the parishes of Rockland All Saints & St Andrew, Roughton, Snetterton and Yaxham. Banns of marriage are the public announcement in a Christian parish church of a forthcoming marriage. They would be announced on three consecutive Sundays in order to prevent anyone from marrying when there was a legal impediment to them doing so.
Over 27,000 new records covering the parishes of North Creake, Rockland All Saints & St Andrew, Snetterton, Somerleyton, Southwood, Wacton, Wells next the Sea, Westacre and Worstead. The new additions span the years 1777 to 1984 and will reveal a combination of names, dates and locations related to both the bride and groom.
Search over 15,000 recent additions to our collection of Norfolk Burials covering the parishes of North Creake, Rockland All Saints & St Andrew, Southwood, Wells next the Sea and Worstead. The transcripts and images will list a combination of your ancestors’ burial dates, ages and residences at time of death, and their birth years.
British & Irish Newspaper
Since our last update we have added an additional 228,772 pages across ten titles, including one brand new title. The Lennox Herald for Dumbartonshire in Scotland joins 111 other Scottish newspapers in the collection. You can find a list of the titles we have added to in the table below.
Updates have also been made to the following existing titles:
- Belfast Telegraph – 1979-1983
- Cheshire Observer – 1931-1938, 1946, 1948-1949, 1951-1960
- Drogheda Argus and Leinster Journal – 1965-1969, 1971-1986, 1988-2005
- Drogheda Independent – 1986-1987, 2005
- Kerryman – 1986-1987, 2003-2005
- Lloyd’s List – 1887, 1890, 1892, 1903
- Sligo Champion – 1912-1921
- Western Mail – 1912, 1919-1923, 1933-1938, 1946-1947, 1952, 1959
- Wexford People – 1986, 1994, 2005
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