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Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

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ArgentinaArgentina, Jujuy, Catholic Church Records, 1662-1975

142

0

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ArgentinaArgentina, Santiago del Estero, Catholic Church Records, 1581-1961

353

0

Expanded collection 
AustraliaAustralia, Albany, Inward Passenger Lists, 1873-1924

60,017

0

Expanded collection 
BrazilBrazil, Bahía, Catholic Church Records, 1598-2007

2,602

0

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

3,307

0

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

1,189

0

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

3,489

0

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

489

0

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BrazilBrazil, Sergipe, Catholic Church Records, 1785-1994

1,584

0

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CroatiaCroatia, Church Books, 1516-1994

39

0

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CubaCuba, Church Records, 1584-1960

8

0

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FranceFrance, Creuse, Parish and Civil Registration, 1568-1903

6,987

0

Expanded collection 
GermanyGermany, Baden, Church Book Duplicates, 1804-1877

86,874

0

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GermanyGermany, Saxony, Church Book Indexes, 1500-1900

13,108

0

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GuatemalaGuatemala, Catholic Church Records, 1581-1977

79

0

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MexicoMexico, Coahuila, Catholic Church Records, 1627-1978

60

0

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NorwayNorway, Hedmark, Hamar District Prison records, 1877-1896

2,118

0

New collection 
NorwayNorway, Oslo, Census, 1912

2,204

0

Expanded collection 
OtherFind A Grave Index

900,448

0

Expanded collection 
PeruPeru, Arequipa, Catholic Church Records, 1660-2020

39,114

0

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PortugalPortugal, Évora, Catholic Church Records, 1533-1912

15,875

0

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PortugalPortugal, Faro, Catholic Church Records, 1587-1880

145,600

0

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PortugalPortugal, Leiria, Catholic Church Records, 1534-1911

37,920

0

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PortugalPortugal, Vila Real, Catholic Church Records, 1533-1941

284,934

0

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South AfricaSouth Africa, Transvaal, Civil Marriages, 1870-1930

71

0

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SpainSpain, Catholic Church Records, 1307-1985

203,540

0

Expanded collection 
United KingdomEngland, Hampshire, Portsmouth, Police Staff Records, 1908-1924

313

0

New collection
United StatesAlaska, Village Census Rolls, 1919-1972

1,795

0

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United StatesMississippi, Military Discharge Records, 1917-1974

769

0

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VenezuelaVenezuela, Catholic Church Records, 1577-1995

217

0

Expanded collection 
WalesWales, Cardiganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912

59,285

0

Expanded collection 
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