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FamilySearch adds more records plus UK indexes

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New additions to the FamilySearch site include 198,619 browsable digital images (not indexed) for Kent Quarter Sessions and Court Files, 1600-1883.

FamilySearch has also started to index existing records within its UK collections, including: 1,492,270 indexed records added to its existing England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 collection; 471,818 indexed records added to its existing England, Marriages, 1538–1973 collection; 41,108 indexed records added to its existing Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881 collection; 17,446 indexed records added to its existing Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 collection; and 1,275 indexed records added to its existing Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910 collection.

Of interest to those with US links will be the new browsable collection of 25,007,403 digital images of United States, World War One Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.

Also worth visiting is the new look FamilySearch Labs page at https://labs.familysearch.org/.

 

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