Friday 23 December 2016

Forthcoming releases on TheGenealogist in 2017

A press release from TheGenealogist (

Millions more records and enhanced interface added to TheGenealogist’s Diamond subscription

Using TheGenealogist's highly praised unique SmartSearch and its wealth of records you’ll have a better chance of finding your ancestors and adding them to your family tree. You can benefit from all the great new records released as part of our Diamond Subscription with our specially priced Christmas Offer.

This month sees the release of:- New High Resolution zoomable 1891 census images, Over 4 million Emigration records, More than 2.1 million Parish Records, Over 1 million individuals in new Army & Navy Lists (1778-1915) Thousands of new headstones added (Total 53,000 indexed headstone photos in 459 cemeteries.)

TheGenealogist can help you to build your family tree and locate more of your ancestors with its wealth of genealogical records that include Births, Marriages & Deaths, Census, Parish Records, Non-Conformist Records, Wills, Military Records, Education Records, Poll & Electoral Records. In addition to this you'll also be able to use TreeView, an online family tree builder with full privacy control.

2016 Diamond Releases

Over the last year we have already added the following:

* Over 12 million Parish records
* Thousands of Newspapers
* New Occupational Records
* Early Army Records
* Prisoner of War records
* Colour Tithe Maps for multiple counties, with more coming in 2017
* 220 Million US Census Records
* Millions of US Death Records
* Post Office Directories
* New War Memorials
* New Headstone Records

What’s Coming to TheGenealogist in 2017!

And in the New Year you’ll see even more New Data Sets coming to TheGenealogist

* Millions of new and unique Parish Records
* Bishops’ Transcripts are being added for many more counties.
* A new and unique record set covering detailed records of our ancestors houses, which will be searchable by name, address and area, with high resolution maps showing the property.
* Our ongoing project with The National Archives is set to release yet more detailed Colour County and Tithe Maps with tags to show where your ancestors lived.
* 1921 census substitute, using a wide variety of records including Trade and Residential Directories of the time.
* New decades of BT27 Passenger Lists and Emigration Records
* Expanded International Headstone Project to cover Commonwealth cemeteries.
* More worldwide War Memorials added to our comprehensive database.
* Following on from our release of over 230 million U.S. records in 2016, we will be launching more U.S. records.
* Updated high resolution image sets.

Look out for these exciting new developments and more in 2017 at

(With thanks to Nick Thorne)


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