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Country

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

ArgentinaArgentina, Catamarca, Catholic Church Records, 1724-1971

120

0

Expanded collection 
ArgentinaArgentina, Chaco, Civil Registration, 1889-1946

3,555

0

Expanded collection 
BeninBenin, Civil Registration of Deaths, 1891-2014

34,751

0

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

1,043

0

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

1,825

0

Expanded collection 
BrazilBrazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Civil Registration, 1860-2006

9,170

0

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

2,081

0

Expanded collection 
Cape VerdeCape Verde, Catholic Church Records, 1787-1957

10,035

0

Expanded collection 
ChileChile, Catholic Church Records, 1633-2015

22,248

0

Expanded collection 
ColombiaColombia, Bogotá, AGN, DAS Alphabetical Cards

334

0

Expanded collection 
Costa RicaCosta Rica, Catholic Church Records, 1595-1992

1,390

0

Expanded collection 
Costa RicaCosta Rica, Civil Registration, 1823-1975

2,232

0

Expanded collection 
CroatiaCroatia, Church Books, 1516-1994

5

0

Expanded collection 
CubaCuba, Church Records, 1584-1960

18

0

Expanded collection 
Dominican RepublicDominican Republic, Catholic Church Records, 1590-1975

208

0

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

2,303

0

Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Gloucestershire Non-Conformist Church Records, 1642-1996

193

0

Expanded collection 
EnglandEngland, Middlesex Parish Registers, 1539-1988

1,007

0

Expanded collection 
FranceFrance, Calvados, Census, 1836

1

0

Expanded collection 
FranceFrance, Calvados, Census, 1856

17,269

0

Expanded collection 
FranceFrance, Calvados, Census, 1891

34,233

0

Expanded collection 
GuatemalaGuatemala, Alta Verapaz, Civil Registration, 1877-1994

32

0

Expanded collection 
HondurasHonduras, Civil Registration, 1841-1968

521

0

Expanded collection 
ItalyItaly, Ravenna, Ravenna, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1866-1929

240

0

Expanded collection 
ItalyItaly, Sassari, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1803-1942

563

0

Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Puebla, Catholic Church Records, 1545-1977

15,934

0

Expanded collection 
MexicoMexico, Querétaro, Catholic Church Records, 1590-1970

11,392

0

Expanded collection 
NicaraguaNicaragua, Catholic Church Records, 1740-1960

31

0

Expanded collection 
NorwayNorway, Probate Index Cards, 1640-1903

12,508

0

Expanded collection 
PanamaPanama, Catholic Church Records, 1707-1973

134

0

Expanded collection 
ParaguayParaguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-2015

235

0

Expanded collection 
ParaguayParaguay, Military Records, 1870-1965

22,728

0

Expanded collection 
PeruPeru, Catholic Church Records, 1603-1992

21,468

0

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

3,562

0

Expanded collection 
PortugalPortugal, Évora, Catholic Church Records, 1533-1912

3,350

0

Expanded collection 
PortugalPortugal, Faro, Catholic Church Records, 1587-1880

2,814

0

Expanded collection 
PortugalPortugal, Leiria, Catholic Church Records, 1534-1911

1,607

0

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

23,167

0

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

1,615

0

Expanded collection 
SamoaSamoa, Vital Records, 1846-1996

346

0

Expanded collection 
ScotlandScotland, Lanarkshire Church Records, 1823-1967

27

0

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

27,737

0

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

6,584

0

Expanded collection 
SpainSpain, Catholic Church Records, 1307-1985

171,116

0

Expanded collection 
SwedenSweden, Stockholm City Archives, Index to Church Records, 1546-1927

10,150

0

Expanded collection 
UkraineUkraine, Kiev Confession Lists, 1741-1918

45,290

0

Expanded collection 
United StatesFlorida Deaths, 1877-1939

589

0

Expanded collection 
United StatesFlorida, Divorce, 1927-1950

19

0

Expanded collection 
United StatesKentucky Death Records, 1911-1967

15,706

0

Expanded collection 
United StatesNew York, Birth Indexes outside of New York City, 1881-1942

2,327

0

Expanded collection 
United StatesUnited States Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1800-c. 1955

318,018

0

Expanded collection 
United StatesVirginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901

61,418

0

Expanded collection 
UruguayUruguay Civil Registration, 1879-1930

3,688

0

Expanded collection 
VenezuelaVenezuela Civil Registration, 1873-2003

11,937

0

Expanded collection 
VenezuelaVenezuela, Archdiocese of Caracas, Catholic Church Records, 1638-2020

1,264

0

Expanded collection 
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