Fold 3 offers free access to WWII records between May 8 – 15, 2015.

Free access to Fold3 WWII records.

Now’s your chance to check out and find those elusive WWII records for your relatives who were involved in WWII.   Between May 8 and May 15, 2015, the WWII records are available for free access by anyone.   Some of the records available are the holocaust collection, missing Air Crew reports, US Air Force …

Historical military databases of New Zealand and Australia available free.

WWI ANZAC military records. will open the New Zealand and Australian military collections, and UK collections with information on Commonwealth soldiers, until 2am Monday, April 27, 2015.   An online family history resource is opening its military databases free of charge in commemoration of the Anzac Day centenary. These databases contain extensive information on Commonwealth soldiers, including addresses, …

Researching Welsh Quakers in Pennsylvania.

Welsh Quakers. Bryn Mawr, near Dolgelly. Built by Rees Lews. The birthplace of Rowland Ellis, 1650.

Welsh Quaker ancestors are the cultural group from which the majority of the ancestors of my children originate (on my husband’s side).   One of the benefits of researching this culture is that the people were religious, often educated (could read and write) and were very good at documenting vital statistics and events. As a … and Updates and Additions to 12 Apr 2015. and Updates and Additions and Updates and Additions to 12 Apr 2015. Updates and Additions Belgium Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration, 1541-1912 China China Collection of Genealogies, 1239-2014 England England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918 Italy Italy, Napoli, Serrara Fontana, Civil Registration (Comune), 1809-1929 Philippines Philippines, Civil Registration (Local), 1888-1984 Philippines, La Union, … and Updates and Additions to 29 Dec 2014.

Following are the and updates and additions to 29 Dec 2014. updates and additions. Austria Austria, Upper Austria, Catholic Church Records, 1581-1910 Belgium Belgium, Antwerp, Civil Registration, 1609-1909 Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration, 1582-1912 Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration, 1541-1910 Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration, 1600-1913 Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910 Belgium, Limburg, … and additions and updates to 21 Nov 2014

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Following are the most recent and Additions and Updates up to 2 Nov 2014. Additions and Updates Argentina Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981 Canada Canada Census, 1911 Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Civil Registration, 1801-2010 France France, Protestant Church Records, 1536-1863 United States California, San Francisco Passenger Lists, 1893-1953 Iowa, …

Transcription: Draft Board Delinquents, Arlington Heights Herald, January 29, 1943

Blythe, Clayton William - 1943 Newspaper

Following is the transcription of a newspaper article listing draft board delinquents printed in the Arlington Heights Herald on January 29, 1943.   Arlington Heights Herald Volume 16, Number 23 Friday, January 29, 1943   List more delinquents of draft board The following men, registered with Selective Service Local Board No. 1, are classified as …