Wednesday, 2 November 2011
Oldham cemetery and West Glamorgan electoral registers online
Thanks to FamilySearch, you can now browse through 45,387 images from several cemetery registers from Oldham (1797-2004) at www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1482833. The collection contains cemetery registers from Hollinwood, Failsworth, Royton, Crompton, Chadderton, Lees, and Greenacres cemeteries in Oldham.
Also available are 34,817 images from West Glamorgan electoral registers (1839-1925) at www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1546473. This collection contains electoral registers and Burgess Rolls for the Borough of Swansea in West Glamorgan. The records contain the names and addresses of those who registered to vote.
(With thanks to Randy Seaver at the Genea-Musings blog)