New Free Historical Records On FamilySearch



FamilySearch has expanded its free online archives on 22 January 2024 with over 21 million new indexed family history records from all over the world, including 16 million from Russia, and 2.7 million from the Czech Republic. Other significant record expansions occurred in collections for Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Gibraltar, Ireland, Mexico, Peru, Spain, Ukraine, the United States and Zimbabwe.

Don’t see what you’re looking for this week? Millions of new genealogy records are added each week to make your discoveries easier. While waiting for record expansion in your areas of interest, explore 16 billion images of historical records that you can conveniently view by location. They are not indexed yet, but you can still search them using the powerful Explore Historical Images feature.

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Argentina: Argentina, Catamarca, Civil Registration 1888-2000 indexed records: 7,687

Argentina: Argentina Tucumán, Catholic Church Records 1582-1914 indexed records: 3,278

Belgium: Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration 1582-1914 indexed records: 581

Belgium: Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 indexed records: 3,775

Bolivia: Bolivia Catholic Church Records, 1566-1996 indexed records: 2,798

Brazil: Brazil, Alagoas, Church Records, 1802 – 2016 indexed records: 1,310

Brazil: Brazil, Mato Grosso Civil Registration, 1845 – 2013 indexed records: 2,215

Brazil: Brazil, Pará, Civil Registration, 1815 – 1995 indexed records: 5,242

Brazil: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Civil Registration, 1829 – 2012 indexed records: 949

Brazil: Santa Catarina, Civil Registration, 1850 – 1999 indexed records: 2,931

Brazil: Brazil, Sergipe, Catholic Church Records, 1785 – 1994 indexed records:

Columbia: Columbia, Bogotá, AGN, DAS Alphabetical Cards indexed records: 623

Columbia: Columbia, Catholic Church Records, 1576 – 2018 indexed records: 43,224

Columbia: Computer-aided Indexes indexed records: 53,806

Costa Rica: Costa Rica, Catholic Church Records, 1595 – 1992 indexed records: 103

Croatia: Croatia, Church Books, 1516 – 1994 indexed records: 159

Czech Republic: Czech Republic, Church Books, 1552 – 1981 indexed records: 2,718,296

Dominican Republic: Dominican Republic Civil Registration, 1801 – 2012 indexed records: 35,165

Ecuador: Ecuador, Census, 1737 – 1990 indexed records: 958,278

France: France, Calvados, Census, 1891 indexed records: 5,168

Germany: Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, Wuppertal, Civil Registration, 1810 – 1930 indexed records: 5,203

Gibraltar: Gibraltar, Census, 1767 – 1931 indexed records: 162,346

Gibraltar: Gibraltar, Church Records, 1697 – 1991 indexed records: 221

Guatemala: Guatemala, Chiquimula, Civil Registration, 1877 – 2008 indexed records: 714

Guatemala: Guatemala, Guatemala, Civil Registration, 1877 – 1994 indexed records: 2,451,045

Ireland: Ireland, Catholic Parish Registers, 1740 – 1900 indexed records: 73,896

Italy: Italy, Sassari, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1803 – 1942 indexed records: 291

Mexico: Computer-aided Indexes indexed records: 31,534

Mexico: Mexico, Puebla, Catholic Church Records, 1545 – 1977 indexed records: 3,272

Mexico: Mexico, Querétaro, Catholic Church Records, 1590 – 1963 indexed records: 265

Find more indexed records from Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zimbabwe, and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Missionary Records (Worldwide)

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