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Search over 22,000 new London docklands parish baptisms ›

14 January, 2011

We have just updated our London docklands parish baptisms collection with 22,645 new records. This brings the total amount of London docklands baptisms on findmypast.co.uk to 503,711. You can find full details of the coverage of these records in our knowledge base. Here is a breakdown of these new records:   Church and area Date range Number of records St… Read more ›

Almost 450,000 new parish baptism records published ›

13 January, 2011

You can now search 447,108 new parish baptism records for Durham, Yorkshire, Cumberland, Northumberland and Westmorland on findmypast.co.uk These records cover 324 parishes in total – click here to view a list of these parishes (PDF). The records cover the period 1600-1997. The Northumberland & Durham Family History Society provided us with these records, in association with the Federation of… Read more ›

Over 126,000 new parish baptism and marriage records published ›

10 January, 2011

You can now search 126,967 new parish baptism and marriage records for Durham, Yorkshire, Cumberland, Northumberland and Westmorland on findmypast.co.uk The Northumberland & Durham Family History Society provided findmypast.co.uk with these records, in association with the Federation of Family History Societies. Further details about these records are as follows: Type of records Number of records Years covered Counties covered Churches… Read more ›

Over 14,000 new Warwickshire parish baptisms and burials published ›

14 December, 2010

We have just published 14,105 new parish baptism and burial records for Warwickshire on findmypast.co.uk The Rugby Family History Group provided findmypast.co.uk with these records, working in association with the Federation of Family History Societies. Here are further details about each set of records: Type of records Number of records Years covered Parishes covered Baptisms 7,896 1564–1879 Bilton St Marks… Read more ›

Over 22,000 new Dorset parish records published ›

7 December, 2010

We have just published 22,989 new parish records for Dorset on findmypast.co.uk: 1,533 baptisms, 8,084 marriages and 13,372 burials. The Dorset Family History Society provided us with these records, in association with the Federation of Family History Societies. The table below gives details of each set of records: Type of records Number of records Years covered Parishes covered Baptisms 1,533… Read more ›

Over 13,000 new Warwickshire parish baptisms published ›

1 December, 2010

We have just published 13,078 new parish baptism records for Warwickshire on findmypast.co.uk These records are for the parish of Southam and cover the period 1540-2010. Pam Batstone and Mary Williams provided us with these records. Our parish records collection provides an unprecedented level of access to the content of England and Wales parish records. Family history societies and other… Read more ›

303,594 new parish records now on findmypast.co.uk ›

13 September, 2010

We’ve been busy publishing 303,594 new parish records on findmypast.co.uk to make it even more likely that you’ll find your ancestors in our records. Read on for more details… 271,193 new Devon marriage records added to findmypast.co.uk Following the 360,000 Devon baptism records recently published on findmypast.co.uk, we’ve just added 271,193 new Devon parish marriage records to the site. The… Read more ›

Over 360,000 Devon baptism records just published on the site ›

3 September, 2010

You can now search for your Devon ancestors in 363,015 new parish baptism records on findmypast.co.uk These baptism records cover the period 1813-1839. Devon Family History Society has supplied findmypast.co.uk with these records. Search our Devon parish baptism records today for your ancestors.

8,000 new Dorset marriage records – read our bizarre finds ›

12 August, 2010

We have just added 8,368 new Dorset marriage records to findmypast.co.uk which cover the years 1560 to 1839. We’ve done some digging around and have found some unusual names in our Dorset parish records collection. We found a marriage between Martha Loaring and Samuel Single on 14 October 1750 in Bettiscombe, making Martha a married Single: The Dorset baptisms also… Read more ›

Search over 90,000 new parish records on findmypast.co.uk ›

12 August, 2010

Almost 70,000 new Dorset and Wiltshire parish records now on findmypast.co.uk We have just published 69,545 new parish records for Dorset and Wiltshire on findmypast.co.uk These records were provided by the Dorset Family History Society and the Wiltshire Family History Society. The table below provides more information on these new records: County Type of record No. of records Dates the… Read more ›

277,834 Thames-side parish baptism records just added to findmypast.co.uk ›

30 July, 2010

We have just published 277,834 new Thames and Medway parish baptism records on the site for the period 1721 to 1970. These baptisms are transcriptions, not indexes, and include, among others, such key London historical periphery parishes as those in Brentford, Deptford, Ealing, Greenwich and Rotherhithe. As well as the Thames-side parishes, the coverage extends down the estuary and the… Read more ›

Over 40,000 new parish records now on findmypast.co.uk ›

16 July, 2010

We’ve been busy this week adding over 40,000 new parish baptism and burial records to findmypast.co.uk New City of London Burial Index records We’ve just added 30,596 records for the Spa Fields Burial Ground from the City of London Burial Index to findmypast.co.uk These records cover the period from March 1778 to March 1810 and takes findmypast.co.uk’s coverage of this… Read more ›