Jul 19

FamilySearch Adds 12 Million New Records and Images This Week

FamilySearch press release: July 19, 2011

England and Mexico Collections See the Lion’s Share of the New Additions

The website at FamilySearch.org describes the recent collection additions as “too diverse to summarize—seigniorial and notarial records, bishop’s transcripts and parish registers, citizen lists, court case files—” The largest collection of updates includes eight million records and images between England and Mexico. In addition 4 million records and images were added for  Austria, Belgium, Canada, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Sweden, USA, and Wales. Go to FamilySearch for a list and for more details.