Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 7 Jan 2016.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions.

The following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 7 Jan 2016.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 7 Jan 2016.   Australia Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001 Belgium Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration, 1600-1913 Italy Italy, Napoli, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809-1865 Sweden Sweden, Örebro Church Records, 1613-1918; index 1635-1860 United States Alaska, …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 9 Dec 2015.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions

The following are the latest Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 9 Dec 2015. FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 9 Dec 2015.   Belgium Belgium, Antwerp, Civil Registration, 1588-1913 Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration, 1541-1914 Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration, 1600-1913 Brazil Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 Germany Germany, Hesse, Frankfurt, Civil Registration …

It’s important to know naming conventions for genealogy #namingconventions.

Naming conventions in genealogy.

  I have learned to pay close attention to the names of individuals in my research as knowledge of naming conventions can be key to investigating a family’s genealogy. Frequently, the names provide valuable clues to the answers to my questions.   Individuals from differing cultures, time periods, religions and families were known to follow …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 29 Aug 2015.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 29 Aug 2015.

The following lists are of the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 29 Aug 2015.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 29 Aug 2015. Argentina Argentina, National Census, 1869 Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014 Germany Germany, Hesse, Civil Registration, 1874-1927 Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg and Posen, Church Book Duplicates, 1794-1874 United Kingdom England and Wales Census, …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 15 Jul 2015.

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions to 15 Jul 2015.

The following are the recent Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 15 Jul 2015.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions   Australia Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration of Births, 1899-1912 Belgium Belgium, Antwerp, Civil Registration, 1588-1910 Germany Germany, Saxony, Dresden, Citizens’ Documents and Business Licenses, 1820-1962 Philippines Philippines, Civil Registration (Archives Division), 1902-1945 Philippines, Civil Registration …

Volunteers sought by Michael J. Fox Foundation for study on Parkinson’s among Ashkenazi Jews.

Ancestry.com Partnership Agreement for public comment

The Michael J. Fox Foundation, a major charity dedicated to finding a cure to Parkinson’s disease, announced on Sunday that it is seeking volunteers to participate in a study on the connection between Parkinson’s and genes carried by Jews of Eastern European ancestry, commonly known as Ashkenazi Jews… [read more] Source: Michael J. Fox Foundation …

The Knowles Collection: Jewish genealogy database reaches 1 million entry milestone.

Jewish alter in a synagogue.

The Knowles Collection, the Jewish genealogy database linking generations of Jewish families, has recently reached over 1 million entries.   Since it’s inception, this free searchable database at familysearch.org has been growing steadily at an average rate of about 10,000 individuals each month, including Jewish individuals from over 80 nations. Genealogy researchers are free to …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 27 Feb 2015.

Worldwide Map

Following are the most recent Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 27 Feb 2015. FamilySearch.org Argentina Argentina, National Census, 1895 Australia Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-1961 Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2014 Canada Canadian Headstones Ireland Ireland, 1841 and 1851 Census Search Forms Philippines Philippines, Civil Registration (Local), 1888-1983 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico, Civil …