Sunday, 22 July 2018

Lancashire records added to FindmyPast

The latest additions to FindmyPast (

Lancashire Baptisms
Discover your ancestor in in over 1.1 million baptism register records from Lancashire. Learn when and where your ancestor's baptism took place, as well as your ancestor's parents' names. The registers span the years from 1538 to 1917 and cover 191 parishes across the county. View the full list of places included in our parish list, linked to in the Useful links and resources section.

Lancashire Banns & Marriages
Discover your ancestor in banns and marriage registers from the Lancashire Archives. The registers contains over 713,00 records, span the years 1538 to 1932 and cover 194 Lancashire parishes.

Lancashire Burials
Discover your ancestor in burial registers from Lancashire. Learn when and where your ancestor's burial took place, as well as your ancestor's age at the time of death. The registers, provided by Lancashire Archives, span the years from 1538 to 199, cover 123 parishes and contain over 712,000 records.

Lancashire Parish Registers Browse
Our new collections of Lancashire parish baptisms, marriages, banns and burials are also available to browse.

Illinois, Tazewell County, Obituary Card Index From The "Pekin Times" 1914-2007 Image Browse
Find your relative in over 90,000 obituary index cards taken from the Pekin Times, spanning the years from 1914 to 2007. This collection has been provided by FamilySearch.

Queensland, Inquests 1859-1897
Discover your ancestor in this index of over 14,000 records compiled from the inquest files created by the Justice Department for the period 1859 to 1897. Each result will provide you with a transcript including a combination of your ancestor's name, alias, and inquest year, any additional notes, their file number, reference and item ID.

Extra! Extra! Explore new additions to our newspaper collection
This week we have added 134,662 new pages to The Archive. We have updated five of our existing titles, covering the county of Kent and the city of Liverpool. We have also updated three of our Irish

This week's new additions include:

The years 1925, 1951, 1994-1995, 2001 have been added to the Evening Herald (Dublin)
1857 has been added to the Dover Telegraph and Cinque Ports General Advertiser
The years 1968, 1978, 1981-1983 have been added to the Liverpool Echo
The years 1920 - 1921 have been added to the Freeman's Journal
The years 1912 and 1999 have been added to Irish Independent

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