Saturday, 14 December 2019

Scottish burial records added to FindmyPast

Just added to FindmyPast (

Scotland, Renfrewshire Death & Burial Index
Find out when your ancestors died and where they were laid to rest with over 83,000 new records covering 25 locations across Renfrewshire. Some records may also include occupations, residences and even cause of death.

Scotland, Stirlingshire & Perthshire Burials 1755-2019
Did your ancestor die in Stirlingshire or Perthshire? Search this index of more than 83,000 burials covering the years 1755 to 2019. From the index, you may learn your ancestors’ birth year, death and burial dates, age at death and burial place.

Yorkshire Memorial Inscriptions
Nearly 14,000 new records have been added to our collection of Yorkshire Memorial Inscriptions. These new additions cover churches in Coxwold, Easingwold, Foston, Halifax, Haxby & Wigginton and Holtby as well as King Cross Methodist Cemetery.

PERiodical Source Index - Update
Thousands of new images from the Ontario Genealogical Society can be explored online. The PERiodical Source Index (PERSI) enables you to easily locate key information about people and places. It provides a simple way to access articles, photos, and other material you might not find using traditional search methods.

British & Irish Newspaper Update
This week we have added 103,570 new pages to The Archive, with an impressive 6 brand new titles joining our collection. Our new titles include:

Mid-Lothian Journal 1884-1931
Midlothian Advertiser 1906-1949
Leith Burghs Pilot 1875, 1879-1891, 1900-1902
Caithness Courier 1875-1876, 1878, 1880-1881, 1883-1892
Ashby-de-la-Zouch Gazette 1876, 1878-1888
Fife News 1879-1880, 1888-1889

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