Tag Archives: WBTS/ACW

New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 15 July 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 15 July, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-15-july-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Bolivia, Canada, England, Peru, South Africa, Sweden, Venezuela and the United States, including Alabama, California, Hawaii, … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 8 July 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 8 July, 2019:https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-8-july–2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, Brazil, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, France, Italy, South Africa, Sweden, and the United … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 1 July 2019 – July 3, 2019

I saw this earlier today on FamilySearch – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 1 July 2019 – July 3, 2019:https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-1-july-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, Belgium, Canada, England, Italya, Peru, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, and the … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 17 June 2019

I saw this on FamiySearch about 30 minutes ago –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 17 June 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-17-june-2019/. FamilySearch added over 1 million new, New York Passenger Arrival records (1944-1948) this week, and more from American Samoa, Belgium, … Continue reading

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Celebrate Juneteenth by searching Freedmen’s Bureau Records – FamilySearch June 12, 2019

I saw this several days ago on FamilySearch – Celebrate Juneteenth by searching Freedmen’s Bureau Records: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/juneteenth-day/. Juneteenth is an important historical and joyous holiday that celebrates the abolition of slavery. It begins June 19 and lasts at least that … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 10 June 2019

I saw this yesterday on FamilySearch –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 10 June 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-10-june–2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Spain, Bolivia, South Africa, Mexico, Russia, Peru, Sweden, and the United States, including Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, North Dakota, Texas, … Continue reading

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New Records on FamilySearch from May 2019

I saw this earlier this evening on FamilySearch – New Records on FamilySearch from May 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/record-update-may-2019/. FamilySearch expanded its free online archives in May of 2019 with almost 14 million new indexed family history records from all over the … Continue reading

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11 Tips for Finding Your Military Ancestor – FindMyPast May 24, 2019

As we are starting Memorial Day Week-end in the U. S., I found this on https://blog.findmypast.com/ today, I found 11 Tips for Finding Your Military Ancestor – FindMyPast May 24, 2019: https://blog.findmypast.com/11-tips-for-finding-your-military-ancestor-2086676546.html. Military records can reveal specific details about your … Continue reading

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Transcribe the military records of African American soldiers in the American Civil War – Zooniverse

I saw this recently – Transcribe the military records of African American soldiers in the American Civil War: https://www.zooniverse.org/projects/usct/african-american-civil-war-soldiers Due to the number of volunteers who have already helped, The volunteer response was so great that we have already finished transcribing the … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – May 21, 2019

I saw this earlier on Ancestry.com today – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – May 21, 2019: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. I am including the latest updates since May 17, 2019. New and Updated   UPDATED Florida, County Marriage Records, 1823-1982 5/21/2019 … Continue reading

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