New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 10 January 2022

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FamilySearch expanded its free online archives this week with nearly 3 million new indexed family history records added to New Zealand Electoral Rolls, plus church records added to country collections from Brazil, Puerto Rico, Spain, Venezuela and elsewhere.

Discover missing facts about your ancestors in historical records from the United States in Alaska Vital Records, Georgia Tax Digests, Iowa Delayed Birth Records, South Carolina (Charleston District) Bill of Sale of Negro Slaves, Virginia and Washington County Death Registers, plus expanded collections for Hawaii and Illinois.

Millions of new genealogy records are added each week to make your searches more successful. Find your ancestors using the latest collection expansions listed below.

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Country

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

ArgentinaArgentina, Cemetery Records, 1882-2019

37,810

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Ceará, Catholic Church Records, 1725-1971

24,503

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Minas Gerais, Civil Registration, 1879-1949

9,652

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Pará, Catholic Church Records, 1930-1976

8,897

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Paraíba, Catholic Church Records, 1731-2013

36,459

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Paraná, Civil Registration, 1852-1996

28,330

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Pernambuco, Catholic Church Records, 1762-2002

136,285

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Rio Grande do Norte, Catholic Church Records, 1788-1967

3,694

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Catholic Church Records, 1738-1952

2,240

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Santa Catarina, Catholic Church Records, 1714-1977

3,252

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Santa Catarina, Civil Registration, 1850-1999

2,509

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, São Paulo, Catholic Church Records, 1640-2012

1,963

0

Expanded collection
BrazilBrazil, Sergipe, Catholic Church Records, 1785-1994

2,488

0

Expanded collection
DenmarkDenmark, Århus Municipal Census, 1885

3,146

0

New collection 
DenmarkDenmark, Military Conscription Rolls, 1789-1792

2,613

0

Expanded collection
El SalvadorEl Salvador Catholic Church Records, 1655-1977

3,701

0

Expanded collection
EnglandEngland, Middlesex Parish Registers, 1539-1988

95,324

0

Expanded collection
EnglandEngland, Northumberland Non-Conformist Church Records, 1613-1920

7,504

0

Expanded collection
FinlandFinland, Passport Registers, 1900-1920

4,620

0

Expanded collection
FranceFrance, Calvados, Census, 1856

4,230

0

Expanded collection
FranceFrance, Calvados, Military Registration Cards, 1867-1921

217

0

Expanded collection
FranceFrance, Saône-et-Loire, Parish and Civil Registration, 1530-1892

754

0

Expanded collection
IndiaIndia, Madras Diocese Protestant Church Records, 1743-1990

3,390

0

Expanded collection
MexicoMexico, Nayarit, Catholic Church Records, 1596-1967

1,908

0

Expanded collection
New ZealandNew Zealand, Electoral Rolls, 1865-1957

997,819

0

Expanded collection
NicaraguaNicaragua, Catholic Church Records, 1740-1960

586

0

Expanded collection
PeruPeru, Catholic Church Records, 1603-1992

318

0

Expanded collection
Puerto RicoPuerto Rico, Catholic Church Records, 1645-1969

457,690

0

Expanded collection
SamoaSamoa, Vital Records, 1846-1996

22,253

0

Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004

3,727

0

Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-1970

9,076

0

Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, KwaZulu Natal, Vital Records, 1868-1976

5,077

0

Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Reformed Church Records, 1856-1988

5,627

0

Expanded collection
South AfricaSouth Africa, Western Cape, Deceased Estate Files, 1951-1958

97,086

0

Expanded collection
SpainSpain, Catholic Church Records, 1307-1985

13,635

0

Expanded collection
SpainSpain, Diocese of Santander, Catholic Church Records, 1538-1985

24,432

0

Expanded collection
SwedenSweden, Västerbotten Church Records, 1619-1896; index, 1688-1860

11,270

0

Expanded collection
United KingdomEngland, Lincolnshire, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1574-1885

1,830

0

Expanded collection
United StatesAlaska, Vital Records, 1816-2005

5,987

0

Expanded collection
United StatesGeorgia, Tax Digests, 1787-1900

332,438

0

Expanded collection
United StatesHawaii, Registrar of Bureau of Conveyances, Deed Records, 1846-1900

2,452

0

Expanded collection
United StatesIllinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1949

385

0

Expanded collection
United StatesIowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939

679,673

0

Expanded collection
United StatesSouth Carolina, Charleston District, Bill of sales of Negro slaves, 1774-1872

2,284

0

Expanded collection
United StatesVirginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989

25,519

0

Expanded collection
United StatesWashington, County Death Registers, 1881-1979

7,551

0

Expanded collection
UruguayUruguay Civil Registration, 1879-1930

3,578

0

Expanded collection
VenezuelaVenezuela Civil Registration, 1873-2003

31,572

0

Expanded collection
VenezuelaVenezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577-1995

79,385

0

Expanded collection
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