Aug 18, 2021

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

The following announcement was written by FamilySearch:

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 and more by clicking on the collection links below, or go to FamilySearch to search over 11 billion free names and record images.

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