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FamilySearch offers free Scottish research webinar series

From June 23 to 27, FamilySearch offers a free webinar series about research in Scotland. These webinars are part of a series of webinars that will be made available on a monthly basis through the coming year. This sounds like … Continue reading

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FamilySearch updates Canadian records collection

This past week, FamilySearch updated its Canadian records collection. British Columbia, Crown Land Pre-emption Registers, 1860-1971. Pre-emptions are purchased land that has not been fully surveyed. The registers summarize the information from the pre-emption certificates. The pre-emptions are listed in registration number order, … Continue reading


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FamilySearch adds Ontario births index

On Monday, FamilySearch adds Ontario Births, 1869-1912 to its collection. The index contains more than two million birth records.

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FamilySearch adds more than 600,000 Quebec notarial records to its collection

FamilySearch has added more than 600,000 records to its Quebec, Notarial records collection, 1800 – 1920 for a total of more than 4.9 million records available online. The images of notarial records are arranged by locality, then notary, then time period, … Continue reading

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