Explore over 1 million north of England family history records


15 August 2022
Over one million City of York electoral registers are now available to explore at FindMyPast
FindMyPast has announced the addition of 1.8 million north of England records, spanning 1664 to 1938.

If you have north of England ancestors, you may well find mention of them in this latest addition to FindMyPast. The new additions comprise City of York electoral registers, plus Durham and Northumberland baptisms.

City of York Electoral Registers 1848-1938 

This new collection comprises of 1.76 million records, and should help you find an ancestor’s name and address. Be sure to check the original for further details about their property.  

Durham Baptisms 

Over 16,000 new records have been added to this existing collection. Spanning 1664 to 1921, the new records cover 19 churches across the county, and you can find an ancestor’s baptism date, parents, residence and more. 

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Northumberland Baptisms 

Another 9,500 records have been added to this set, bringing the number to over 700,000. The new records are for 11 parishes, and even include the All Saints Dissenter church of central Newcastle.  

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