To request editing rights on the Wiki, click here.

Difference between revisions of "GuidedResearch:Massachusetts"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Text replacement - "Find A Grave Index<br> BillionGraves Index<br>" to "Find A Grave Index<br> BillionGraves Index<br> GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014<br>")
(One intermediate revision by one other user not shown)
Line 8: Line 8:
 
   Vital type=Birth|
 
   Vital type=Birth|
 
   Number of search links=1|
 
   Number of search links=1|
   Search link 1=1620s-2000s:  [https://www.familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&offset=0&localeSubcountryName=Massachusetts&query=%2Brecord_country%3A%22United%20States%22%20%2Brecord_subcountry%3A%22United%20States%2CMassachusetts%22%20%2Brecord_type%3A0 '''<u>Massachusetts Birth Collections</u>'''] at FamilySearch {{Tooltip
+
   Search link 1=1620s-2000s:  {{Tooltip
 +
|Width=300px
 +
|Hover words=[https://www.familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&offset=0&localeSubcountryName=Massachusetts&query=%2Brecord_country%3A%22United%20States%22%20%2Brecord_subcountry%3A%22United%20States%2CMassachusetts%22%20%2Brecord_type%3A0 '''<u>Massachusetts Birth Collections</u>''']
 +
|Words in popup=To access available information, first log into FamilySearch.
 +
}} at FamilySearch {{Tooltip
 
|Width=415px
 
|Width=415px
 
|Hover words=- (''List of collections'')
 
|Hover words=- (''List of collections'')
Line 54: Line 58:
 
   Vital type=Death|
 
   Vital type=Death|
 
   Number of search links=1|
 
   Number of search links=1|
   Search link 1=1620s-2000s:  [https://www.familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&offset=0&localeSubcountryName=Massachusetts&query=%2Brecord_country%3A%22United%20States%22%20%2Brecord_subcountry%3A%22United%20States%2CMassachusetts%22%20%2Brecord_type%3A2 '''<u>Massachusetts Death Collections</u>'''] at FamilySearch {{Tooltip
+
   Search link 1=1620s-2000s:  {{Tooltip
 +
|Width=300px
 +
|Hover words=[https://www.familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&offset=0&localeSubcountryName=Massachusetts&query=%2Brecord_country%3A%22United%20States%22%20%2Brecord_subcountry%3A%22United%20States%2CMassachusetts%22%20%2Brecord_type%3A2 '''<u>Massachusetts Death Collections</u>''']
 +
|Words in popup=To access available information, first log into FamilySearch.
 +
}} at FamilySearch {{Tooltip
 
|Width=415px
 
|Width=415px
 
|Hover words=- (''List of collections'')
 
|Hover words=- (''List of collections'')

Revision as of 10:04, 1 October 2019


FamilySearch identified the most complete online indexes for birth, marriage, and death information.


Select the type of information you are looking for.


Birth

[hide]


Search a birth index

Start here:

• 1620s-2000s:
Massachusetts Birth Collections

To access available information, first log into FamilySearch.

at FamilySearch
- (List of collections)

Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001
Massachusetts, Springfield Vital Records, 1638-1887
Massachusetts, Delayed and Corrected Vital Records, 1753-1900
Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920
Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915
Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915
Massachusetts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961



If the birth record was not found, try this next:

• 1840-1915: Massachusetts, Birth Records at Ancestry ($)



What else you can try:

Additional online resources
Substitute records
Improve searching
Why the record may not exist




Marriage

[hide]


Search a marriage index

Start here:

• 1630s-1940s: United States Marriages, Massachusetts at FindMyPast ($)



If the marriage record was not found, try this next:

• 1840-1915: Massachusetts, Marriage Records at Ancestry ($)



What else you can try:

Additional online resources
Substitute records
Improve searching
Why the record may not exist




Death

[hide]


Search a death index

Start here:

• 1620s-2000s:
Massachusetts Death Collections

To access available information, first log into FamilySearch.

at FamilySearch
- (List of collections)

Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915
Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910
Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003
Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001
Massachusetts, Springfield Vital Records, 1638-1887
Massachusetts, Delayed and Corrected Vital Records, 1753-1900
Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920
Massachusetts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961
United States Social Security Death Index
Find A Grave Index
BillionGraves Index
GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014



If the death record was not found, try this next:

• 1841-1915: Massachusetts, Death Records at Ancestry ($)



What else you can try:

Additional online resources
Substitute records
Improve searching
Why the record may not exist









Online Map  · What is Guided Research?  · Recent Updates