Monday 19 March 2012

Rootsweb Death Index added to Ancestry

Ancestry ( has added a new collection to its searchable databases, in the form of its new Rootsweb Death Index 1796-2010. By Ancestry's terms its not a particular big database, with some 572438 entries drawn from the database on the Roostweb website, but it does contain the following collections for the UK, as well as individual collections for England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland:

United Kingdom
'Every Name' Index to Grover (surname) Wills 1533-1776 - UK/Ireland Records
1881 UK Census data, PEERLESS/PEARLESS Surname - UK/Ireland Records
Gubbins Birth & Marriage Registers 1837-1991 - UK/Ireland Records
West Midlands, Lye, War Memorial (Names of the Men Killed in WWI and WWII) - UK/Ireland Records

Gloucester and Bristol: 1947 Church Bell Ringers and some clergy, Dioceses of Gloucester and Bristol
Births, Deaths and Marriages - HADFIELD Surname
Tissiman & Variant Surnames, BMD 1837-date
Somerset, Haselbury Plucknett, Kelly's Directory (1861)
1804 Gentleman's Magazine Death Notices, England
1804 Gentleman's Magazine Promotions & Preferments, England
1815 Gentleman's Magazine Birth Notices (Jan-Jul), England
1815 Gentleman's Magazine Promotions & Preferments, England
European Magazine 1816 Deaths
European Magazine 1816 Marriages
Friendly Writer and Register of Truth Deaths January 1732
Friendly Writer and Register of Truth Jan 1732 Old Bailey Cases, England
Isaac Curtis family tree, England
Martin Family Records, England 1900s
Penley and/or Saulez names from the 19th century, England
Stock Holders of Devon & Somerset Railway Company, 1902
The Bee Magazine Deaths-Feb 1733
World War I & II Veterans Reported in London Times, 1943
19th Century Trade Directories Index
Broughton names from 1090 to 2000, England
Baptismal Extracts from Menheniot Parish Records 1554-1849
Berkshire: Berkshire Militia; [Muster list for June to September 1810] England
Bucks County, Buckinghamshire Tax Poll, 1784
Cambs Co: All Sisson males recorded in the 1901 UK Census
Cheshire Co: 1881 Census for DOWD surname and variations
Cork, Ireland Co: 1814-15 Gentleman's Magazine Marriage Notices (Dec-Jul), England
Cornwall, The Parish of St. Gorran (Birth, Baptism, Marriage)
Cornwall, The Parish of St. Gorran (Burials)
Cornwall: 1841 Census Index; St Hilary & Marazion
County Westmorland, Kirkby Stephen, Burial Records
Coventry Co: Norfolk: ADKINS births
Craiks in UK Index of Deaths 1900 to 1925
Devon Co: Devon: Widdicombe Surnames for Devon, England (Variants Included)
Devon: Cook Cooke in Crediton, Devon, England IGI
Devon: Royal Naval Hospital, 1901 Census, Devonshire, England
Devon: St. Mary's Priory Nunnery & Orphan Home, 1901, Devonshire, England
Dorset: Shillingstone, the Story of a Dorset Village, bookindex, Dorset England, 1921
Doweys in UK Index of Deaths 1900 to 1925
Durham Co: Those killed in the Burns Pit/West Stanley Pit disaster 1909
Gloucestershire: Deaths extracted from King Stanley and Stroud parish records
Gloucestershire: Some Burials in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England
Goole, Yorkshire: Census data for Goole, Yorkshire, England
Hampshire: 1834 Voters' List for Portsea
Hereford Co: Hereford: Burials in Hereford of the surname LLEWELLYN & variant spellings
Co: Durham: North West Durham Irish Names, 1851 Census
KEN Co: Ted Wildy's UK Marriage Witness Index
Kent: 1861 Forest Hill, Lewisham, Kent, England Census
Lancashire: Seddons from Bolton Lancashire
Lincolnshire: Heckington & Burton Pedwardine Marriages 1559-1978
Lincolnshire: Lincolnshire, Burton Pedwardine Baptisms, 1729-1854
Lincolnshire: Lincolnshire, Burton Pedwardine Burials, 1729-1855
Lincolnshire: PINCHBECK Burials 1560-1578 - An Index
Lincolnshire: PINCHBECK wills index (in progress)
London, Apprenticeship Register Indexes
Middlesex Co: Middlesex: Masons in Middlesex, England
England: Middlesex Parish Records
Minestead: Minestead Parish, 1871 Census
multiple: European Magazine Marriages Jul-Dec 1805
Northamptonshire, Kingsthorpe, Marriages 1813-1837
Nottinghamshire: Annesley Parish Marriages 1599 to 1638
Radford, Nottinghamshire: Parish Church Marriage Records For Radford , Nottinghamshire, England 1602-1836
Rutland: Baptism Records, Belton, Rutland, England, 1707 - 1812
Somerset: Church Wardens Accounts, Parish of Henstridge, Somerset, England, 1776
Staffordshire: England, Staffordshire, Handsworth, St Marys Church records
Suffolk: 1891 Census: The Colonial College, Hollesley, East Suffolk
Suffolk: RIVERS surname Parish Registers
Surrey: Book Index: A History of WOKING
Warwickshire: Book Index: The History, Topography & Directory of Warwickshire
Westmorland Co: Westmorland Gazette, Selected Deaths and Marriages 1818-2000
Wiltshire Tax Poll, 1772
Yorkshire Co: Baptism Data for Yorkshire, England, late 1800s
Yorkshire Co: Marriage Data from Yorkshire England 1600- 1932
Yorkshire Co: Birstall: Early Birstall Baptisms, Yorkshire County, England, 17th Century
Yorkshire Co: Birstall: Early Birstall Marriages, Yorkshire, England, 17 and 18th Century data
Yorkshire or Bedfordshire Co: Burial Data from Yorkshire and Bedford, England, 17th, 18th, 19th centuries
Yorkshire: Borrowdales, Hodgsons, and Arrowsmiths buried at Holy Trinity Church, Startforth, Yorkshire, England (after 1900)
Yorkshire: Various Records for the Thorpe Surname

Dempster Ballymena Westchurch Marriages
Marriage Index 1874 for Falkiner, Mansfield, Milton, Robinson and Torp(e)y
Marriage Index for 1875 for Falkiner, Mansfield, Milton, Robinson and Torp(e)y
Antrim & Down Co: Antrim & Down: Miscellaneous Dempster Records
Antrim & Down: Miscellaneous Dempster Records
Antrim & Down: Miscellaneous Dempster Records
Armagh: Upper Killeavy Parish Records, Partial Abstract
Clare: Country Clare Baptism
CONDRON Surname in Death Index 1864-1899
Cork Co: Trehy Vital Records (Births)
Counties Tipperary and Limerick: Baptismal Records, Diocese of Cashel & Emly
Counties Tipperary and Limerick: Marriage Records, Diocese of Cashel & Emly
County Cork: Ballincollig Military Cemetery, Cork Co, Ireland
County Down: 1901 Census for Tullynakill Parish
County Galway: RC Church Baptismal Records; Parish of Ballymacward & Gurteen 1889,1891,1893,1894
Kerry Co: Irish Civil Registration Death Index Entries for the Surname Halpin
Kerry: Baptism records from Kulcummin
Kerry: Castleisland Baptismal Dates, Kerry, Ireland
Kerry: Roman Catholic Marriages from Castleisland and Currow Parishes
Kilkenny Co: Selected Baptisms, 1825-1875, Callan, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Leitrim Co: 1807 Freeholders of Leitrim
Leitrim: Leitrim, Ireland Militia Paylists for 1794 and 1804
Leitrim: Lord Leitrim's Mohill & Cloone Estates 29th September 1843, Cloone, Ireland
Longford Co: Longford Militia Muster, Pay List October 1824, Longford County, Ireland
Part Irish Census 1659-1766
Part of Griffith Valuation and Tithe Applotment, Limerick and Tipperary
Sarsfield (surname) Birth Records, 1864 to 1868 inclusive
Tipperary Co: Trehy and Related Births, Marriages, and Deaths Since 1864
Tipperary Co: Tipperary: Tipperary Death Records
Tipperary County, NOLAN Surname Vital Statistics
Tipperary: Clogheen Baptisms
Tipperary: LUDDY (surname) Baptisms, Ballyporeen
Clogheen, Co Tipperary: Clogheen Births
Kilmore: 1901 House & Building Census

Aberdeen Magazine 1761 Births
Marriages, 1868-1875, Maxwell Surname
Aberdeen: 1820 Trade Directory, Aberdeen, Scotland
Argyll: 1861 Census, Kilbrandon & Kilchattan
Ayrshire, Church Records for the Surnames HOOD, CONNEL and DICK
Dunbar: Burials & Mort Cloths, December 1739 to Apr 1851
Lanarkshire Co: Lanarkshire: Prentice Burials in the Dalziel Old Manse Cemetery, Motherwell, Scotland
Vital Stats for Dicks, Hulme, Purdy and Shaw surnames
Birth, Marriage, Death indexes, DUN Surname
Buittle parish History and Census Records

Merioneth: Census Transcriptions 1881-1901, Dolgellau, Llanfachret, Barmouth, and Llanelltyd Districts, Wales
Merioneth: Llanelltyd Baptisms, 1733-1836
Merionethshire: Burial Records from Llanelltyd Bishop's Transcripts 1733-1836


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