03 December 2019
FamilySearch has announced the release of more than 3 million indexed records for Lincolnshire parish registers, as well as a century's worth of Convict Tickets of Leave for Australia.
Lincolnshire Parish Registers
The parish registers contain baptisms, marriages, and burials that took place in the county of Lincolnshire from 1538 to 1990. Records may include: name, parents, spouse, father's occupation, residence, date of birth, date of marriage, burial date and place and often extra details, depending on the record type. The original records are held at the Lincolnshire Record Office.
Australia, Convict Tickets of Leave
This collection contains a record of licenses issued to prisoners that allowed them to start to build a new life before the official end of his or her sentence.
This index has been provided in cooperation with FindMyPast and more information regarding this collection can be found here.
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