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New Free Historical Records on Family Search: Week of March 4, 2019

FamilySearch added millions of new, free, historical records this week from Canada, England, Australia, Cook Islands, Peru, United States (Iowa), and the BillionGraves Index.  

Search these new records and images by clicking on the collection links below, or go to FamilySearch to search over 8 billion free names and record images.

Country

Collection

Indexed Records

Digital Images

Comments

Australia

Australia, South Australia, Immigrants Ship Papers, 1849-1940

4,184

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Australia

Australia, South Australia, School Admission Registers, 1873-1985

579

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Canada

Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926

2,016,404

48,436

New indexed records and images collection

Cook Islands

Cook Islands, Public Records, 1846-1989

75,734

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

England

England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957

1,788,466

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

Other

BillionGraves Index

127,027

127,027

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

Peru

Peru, Lima, Civil Registration, 1874-1996

178,642

0

Added indexed records and images to an existing collection

United States

Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951

5

0

Added indexed records to an existing collection

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