New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 16 August 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 16 August 2021: Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you.

FamilySearch added over 10 million new records this week from Ireland Prison Registers 1798–1928Ireland Merchant Navy Crew Lists 1857–1922 (Source: National Archives of Ireland), and various Mexico church collections.

Search expanded Catholic Church records for Mexico (Chiapas 1557–1978, Distrito Federal 1514–1970, Guerrero 1576–1979, Jalisco 1590–1979, Michoacán 1555–1996, Nuevo León 1667–1981, Puebla 1545-1977, Sinaloa 1671–1968, Tlaxcala 1576–1994, and Zacatecas 1605–1980, among others) and peruse new records for ChileEnglandPuerto Rico, and El Salvador, and the USA (Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records 1626–2001).

Search these new records and images by clicking on the collection links below, or go to FamilySearch to search over 8 billion free names and record images.

CountryCollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
ArgentinaArgentina, Entre Ríos, Catholic Church Records, 1764-19837870Expanded collection 
ArgentinaArgentina, Misiones, Catholic Church Records, 1874-19755790Expanded collection 
ArgentinaArgentina, Santiago del Estero, Catholic Church Records, 1581-19611,1200Expanded collection 
ArgentinaArgentina, Tucumán, Catholic Church Records, 1727-19558390Expanded collection 
BrazilBrazil, Bahia, Civil Registration, 1877-19767,2120Expanded collection 
BrazilBrazil, Minas Gerais, Civil Registration, 1879-19495,9980Expanded collection 
BrazilBrazil, Santa Catarina, Civil Registration, 1850-19995140Expanded collection 
ChileChile, Catholic Church Records, 1710-1928265,2700Expanded collection 
Costa RicaCosta Rica, Catholic Church Records, 1595-19921,6340Expanded collection 
Dominican RepublicDominican Republic, Catholic Church Records, 1590-19553,8700Expanded collection 
El SalvadorEl Salvador Catholic Church Records, 1655-197737,7970Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Cambridgeshire Bishop’s Transcripts, 1538-198311,7960Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Essex Non-Conformist Church Records, 1613-19719230Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Gloucestershire Non-Conformist Church Records, 1642-1996140Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Herefordshire Bishop’s Transcripts, 1583-18981210Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Middlesex Parish Registers, 1539-198881,6970Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Northumberland Non-Conformist Church Records, 1613-19205,9330Expanded collection 
FinlandFinland, Passport Registers, 1900-19204,1480Expanded collection 
FranceFrance, Saône-et-Loire, Parish and Civil Registration, 1530-18922360Expanded collection 
GuatemalaGuatemala, Catholic Church Records, 1581-19773670Expanded collection 
IrelandIreland, Merchant Navy Crew Lists, 1857-1922832,7700New collection 
IrelandIreland, Prison Registers, 1798-19283,127,5940New collection 
MexicoMexico, Aguascalientes, Catholic Church Records, 1601-196280,5680Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Campeche, Catholic Church Records, 1638-19443,6350Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Chiapas, Catholic Church Records, 1557-1978257,9120Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Chihuahua, Catholic Church Records, 1632-195842,4410Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Coahuila, Catholic Church Records, 1627-197831,4810Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Colima, Catholic Church Records, 1707-196952,3500Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Distrito Federal, Catholic Church Records, 1514-1970286,1180Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Durango, Catholic Church Records, 1604-1985155,2300Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Guanajuato, Catholic Church Records, 1519-198437,9730Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Guerrero, Catholic Church Records, 1576-1979203,7200Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Hidalgo, Catholic Church Records, 1546-1971104,1950Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Jalisco, Catholic Church Records, 1590-19794,780,9270Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, México, Catholic Church Records, 1567-197047,7060Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Michoacán, Catholic Church Records, 1555-19962,576,5710Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Morelos, Catholic Church Records, 1598-199423,5330Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Nayarit, Catholic Church Records, 1596-196733,8050Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Nuevo León, Catholic Church Records, 1667-1981328,1400Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Oaxaca, Catholic Church Records, 1559-198860,0710Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Puebla, Catholic Church Records, 1545-19771,726,4000Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Querétaro, Catholic Church Records, 1590-197018,7810Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, San Luis Potosí, Catholic Church Records, 1586-197710,9630Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Sinaloa, Catholic Church Records, 1671-1968422,6380Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Sinaloa, Civil Registration, 1861-192942,9480Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Sonora, Catholic Church Records, 1657-199460,7580Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Tabasco, Catholic Church Records, 1803-1970131,3860Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Tamaulipas, Catholic Church Records, 1703-196419,2060Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Tlaxcala, Catholic Church Records, 1576-1994263,8890Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Veracruz, Catholic Church Records, 1590-197859,4180Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Yucatán, Catholic Church Records, 1543-1977100,9070Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Zacatecas, Catholic Church Records, 1605-1980200,5550Expanded collection
NicaraguaNicaragua, Catholic Church Records, 1740-19602,2250Expanded collection
Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea, Vital Records, 1867-20004,1670Expanded collection
ParaguayParaguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-20157,8330Expanded collection
Puerto RicoPuerto Rico, Catholic Church Records, 1645-196950,3830Expanded collection
SamoaSamoa, Vital Records, 1846-19964,4480Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Cape Province, Civil Records, 1840-19723,8660Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-19704,6170Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, KwaZulu Natal, Vital Records, 1868-19767,8400Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Reformed Church Records, 1856-19882,9020Expanded collection
SpainSpain, Province of La Coruña, Municipal Records, 1648-194110,3650Expanded collection
SwedenSweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-18607,0530Expanded collection
SwedenSweden, Stockholm City Archives, Index to Church Records, 1546-19271,3530Expanded collection
SwedenSweden, Västerbotten Church Records, 1619-1896; index, 1688-18606,9710Expanded collection
United KingdomEngland, Devon, Plymouth, Plague Rate, 1626-16296590New collection 
United KingdomEngland, Hertfordshire, Marriage Bonds, 1682-18372820Expanded collection
United KingdomEngland, Lancashire, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1746-17993,9760Expanded collection
United KingdomEngland, Lincolnshire, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1574-18851700Expanded collection
United KingdomEngland, Navy Allotment Records, 1795-1812291,82736,237Expanded collection
United StatesCalifornia, Los Angeles, Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery/Crematory Records, 1884-20022,4540Expanded collection
United StatesIndiana Marriages, 1811-201951,0270Expanded collection
United StatesMassachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001501,3780Expanded collection
United StatesNew Jersey, Death Index, 1901-1903; 1916-19292560Expanded collection
UruguayUruguay Civil Registration, 1879-19301,2890Expanded collection
VanuatuVanuatu, Vital Records, 1900-20018,3440Expanded collection
VenezuelaVenezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577-199529,7440Expanded collection
ZambiaZambia, Archdiocese of Lusaka, Church Records, 1950-20158,9160Expanded collection

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