1.3 billion records added to MyHeritage


17 June 2022
Explore billions of family history records at MyHeritage
MyHeritage has announced the publication of 1.3 billion historical records in 37 collections from all over the world including: USA, UK, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Scotland, Spain, Switzerland, and Ukraine.

The records, added to the MyHeritage website during April and May, include birth, marriage, death, military, census, newspaper records, and more. Many of the collections include high-quality images alongside the index. With this update, the total number of historical records on MyHeritage has now reached 18.2 billion.

Among the highlights are:

1.2M records added to a Canada and US newspaper name index

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5.2M records added to the MyHeritage United Kingdom Death Index, 1980-2022

2.6M records added to the exclusive Germany, North Rhine Westphalia (Arnsberg, Detmold, and Münster), Deaths 1874-1938 collection

Searching the new collections on MyHeritage is free. To view the records or to save records to your family tree, you’ll need a data or complete plan. Visit MyHeritage.