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Thursday, September 17, 2009

Large update to Record Search Pilot

Record Search Pilot, the online digital collection of images and indexes from the FamilySearch Indexing project, has added a large number of new collections to their resources. All of the following descriptions are from the Record Search Website. These include"

New York State Census, 1892 which includes the Name index and images of population schedule of the census of New York taken by that state in 1892. This 1892 New York State Census is an every-name index to the state's inhabitants as of February 16, 1892. The counties included are: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Erie, Kings, Livingston, Monroe, Montgomery, Orleans, Otsego, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schoharie, Steuben, Tioga, Ulster, Washington, and Yates.

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951 which is described as follows: Marriage indexes are arranged by the names of brides and grooms with the year of the marriage and the license number. The surname of the spouse is shown in parentheses. Use the license numbers listed in this index to find copies of the marriage license records. Marriage license records for years 1885-1915 are available on microfilm at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Marriage license records for years 1916-1951 are available at the City Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

United States Census, 1920 finished up to 43 %.

Wisconsin State Censuses for 1875, 1885, 1895 and 1905.

British Columbia birth registrations, 1854-1903.

Mexico, Tlaxcala, Civil Registration, 1867-1937.

Hungary Pest-pilis-Solt-Kis-Kun, Budapest Civil Registration 1895-1972.

Slovakia, Presov Region Church Books, (Slovakian Place Names), 1592-1952, which includes Images of baptisms/births, marriages, and burials that occured in the Roman Catholic, Evangelical Lutheran, and Reformed Church parishes, as well Jewish congregations within the area of Northeastern Slovakia. The original records, created by local priests of each parish and by Jewish rabbis are located in the State Regional Archive of PreŇ°ov. These images were scanned from microfilms. The entries are in Latin, Hungarian, Slovak, and German.

Argentina, Tucuman, San Miguel de Tucuman, Catholic Church Records, 1727-1949.

1 comment:

  1. Do you know if the Roman Catholic church records from Presov actually also included Greek Catholic parish records? The area is more heavily Greek Catholic than Roman Catholic.