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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 7 December 2020

This week on FamilySearch explore nearly 3M parish and civil registrations for France, Nord 1524–1893 and Seine-Saint-Denis 1523–1932, plus millions of new Catholic Church records for Mexico, Durango 1604–1985, and Ecuador 1565–2011. Discover your ancestors in  more new records for the Dominican Republic, Germany, Guatemala, Paraguay, Peru, S. Africa and the United States (Georgia voter registrations 1856–1941 and Chicago Illinois 1888–1892, tax records for Boston, Massachusetts 1822–1918, and more records for Alabama, Arkansas, California, Mississippi, New Jersey, Utah and Washington).  

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CountryCollectionIndexed RecordsDigital ImagesComments
ArgentinaArgentina, Salta, Civil Registration, 1880-20003,7000Added indexed records to an existing collection 
BrazilBrazil, Civil Registration, 1860-20068,9410Added indexed records to an existing collection 
BrazilBrazil, Minas Gerais, Civil Registration, 1879-194919,8280Added indexed records to an existing collection 
BrazilBrazil, Santa Catarina, Civil Registration, 1850-19991,3360Added indexed records to an existing collection 
CanadaManitoba Church Records, 1800-19591100Added indexed records to an existing collection 
CanadaNova Scotia Church Records, 1720-20019850Added indexed records to an existing collection 
Cape VerdeCape Verde, Catholic Church Records, 1787-19573,4270Added indexed records to an existing collection 
Costa RicaCosta Rica, Cemetery Records, 1958-20138,4630Added indexed records to an existing collection 
Dominican RepublicDominican Republic Miscellaneous Records, 1921-198048,2300Added indexed records to an existing collection 
EcuadorEcuador, Catholic Church Records, 1565-2011125,0680Added indexed records to an existing collection 
EcuadorEcuador, Cemetery Records, 1862-2019102,2970Added indexed records to an existing collection 
EnglandEngland, Essex Non-Conformist Church Records, 1613-19711,7650Added indexed records to an existing collection 
EnglandEngland, Herefordshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1583-18989,8630Added indexed records to an existing collection 
EnglandEngland, Middlesex Parish Registers, 1539-19883680Added indexed records to an existing collection 
EnglandEngland, Northumberland Non-Conformist Church Records, 1613-19207,0330Added indexed records to an existing collection 
FranceFrance, Nord, Parish and Civil Registration, 1524-18932,189,1560Added indexed records to an existing collection 
FranceFrance, Saône-et-Loire, Parish and Civil Registration, 1530-18921230Added indexed records to an existing collection 
FranceFrance, Seine-Saint-Denis, Parish and Civil Registration, 1523-1932708,3810New indexed records collection 
GermanyGermany, Hessen-Nassau, Diocese of Limburg, Catholic Church Records, 1601-191932,7560Added indexed records to an existing collection 
GuatemalaGuatemala, Chimaltenango, Civil Registration, 1877-199428,3500Added indexed records to an existing collection 
KiribatiKiribati, Vital Records, 1890-19914110Added indexed records to an existing collection 
MexicoMexico, Durango, Catholic Church Records, 1604-1985986,2610Added indexed records to an existing collection 
MicronesiaMicronesia, Civil Registration, 1883-19833,5680Added indexed records to an existing collection 
Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea, Birth Records, 1888-20044,5740Added indexed records to an existing collection 
ParaguayParaguay, Military Records, 1870-196522,5920New indexed records collection 
PeruPeru, Piura, Civil Registration, 1874-199657,2090Added indexed records to an existing collection 
PeruPeru, Prelature of Yauyos-Cañete-Huarochirí, Catholic Church Records, 1665-20187,2380Added indexed records to an existing collection 
Puerto RicoPuerto Rico, Civil Registration, 1805-20014700Added indexed records to an existing collection 
SamoaSamoa, Vital Records, 1846-19967,1190Added indexed records to an existing collection 
South AfricaSouth Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-200415,5720Added indexed records to an existing collection 
South AfricaSouth Africa, Civil Death Registration, 1955-196639,0620Added indexed records to an existing collection 
South AfricaSouth Africa, Dutch Reformed Church Registers (Cape Town Archives), 1660-19702,8770Added indexed records to an existing collection 
South AfricaSouth Africa, KwaZulu Natal, Vital Records, 1868-19763,3100Added indexed records to an existing collection 
SwedenSweden, Stockholm City Archives, Index to Church Records, 1546-19278,4390Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United KingdomEngland and Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1640-16609,2510Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesAlabama, Military Discharge Records, ca.1918 - ca.196214,4190New indexed records collection 
United StatesArkansas, Military Discharge Records, ca.1917 - ca.196911,7040New indexed records collection 
United StatesCalifornia, Los Angeles, Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery/Crematory Records, 1884-200214,5730Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesCalifornia, Military Discharge Records, 1856-19654,3380New indexed records collection 
United StatesGeorgia, County Voter Registrations, 1856-1941184,7720Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesHawaii, Various Islands, Circuit Court Divorce Records, 1849-19157,4530Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesIllinois, Chicago, Voter Registers, 1888-1892286,5780New indexed records collection 
United StatesMassachusetts, Boston Tax Records, 1822-1918360,0530Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesMichigan, Saginaw County, Biographical Card File, ca. 1830-20003480Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesMississippi, County Marriages, 1858-197938,8310Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesNew Jersey, County Naturalization Records, 1749-198660,6630Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesNew Jersey, Death Index, 1901-1903; 1916-19294430Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesPennsylvania Delayed Birth Records, 1941-19762,3680Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesTexas, Grimes County, Marriage Records, 1951-1966250Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesUtah, Brigham City Family History Center, Obituary Collection, 1930-201553,8950Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesVirginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935780Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesVirginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Death Records, 1853-1912850Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesWashington Voting Records, 1876-194016,1800Added indexed records to an existing collection 
United StatesWashington, County Birth Registers, 1873-196528,0310Added indexed records to an existing collection 
VenezuelaVenezuela Civil Registration, 1873-20036320Added indexed records to an existing collection 
ZambiaZambia, Archdiocese of Lusaka, Church Records, 1950-20156,2180Added indexed records to an existing collection 
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Ella Tumlin
14
December
2020
I've not been successful in finding my maternal ancestors from Belarus & Ukraine, Russia. I visited Salt Lake City twice & couldn't find the information I was looking for. The family names are Schwarz, Kantorowitch/Kantorowitz, & Ginzberg.
Paul Nauta
14
December
2020
Ella,

I am sorry you have not found much success in making discoveries for your maternal ancestors. I recommend trying to following two free resources.

FamilySearch Communities. (https://community.familysearch.org/s/) Post your research questions in the online community that supports Belarus, Ukraine, and Russia inquiries.

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Best of success!