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  1. This website lists the Extracted batches for the British Isles that previously formed part of the IGI (International Genealogical Index), the on-line database created by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) and available at
    To search for a particular parish or church, click on the a Country link at left (e.g. 'England'), then on a County name. This displays an index of places (mostly parishes), from which you can either go on to list the data in batch number sequence, or click through to the FamilySearch website.
  2. The project when completed will see the digitization of newspapers from all across Saskatchewan from 1878 through to the mid 1960s. The collection includes newspapers from communities across the province which were published in English, French, German, and Ukrainian.
  3. This site has background information on the Anzacs as well as the Gallipoli Graveyards index which includes details of 3219 soldiers buried at Gallipoli and 6393 who are listed on memorials.
  4. Searchable database of men and women who served in the First Australian Imperial Force 1914-1918. This site gives lots of information on each person including name, address, next of kin, awards, medals, fate etc. and links through to the embarkation lists.
  5. This site was created for the centenary of WWI. It contains original records from the following: Australian Imperial Force; Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force; Royal Australian Navy; Australian Flying Corps; Australian Army Nursing Service; depot unit personnel; official artists, photographers, war correspondents and historians such as C.E.W. Bean; internees; munitions workers; New Zealand Boer War service records. You can also contribute your own photographs and stories.
  6. Search for the will or probate of any person in the UK who died in or after 1996. Search for the will of a soldier who died while serving in the British armed forces between 1850 and 1986.
    Tags: by family_history (07 Oct 2014)
  7. Exploring female experiences of imprisonment during the Irish Civil War (1922-1923). Includes list of names of women and where they were imprisoned.
  8. testing if the URL checker works
    by general_reference (19 Sep 2014)
  9. The Maritime History Archive collects and preserves documents relating to the history of maritime activities in Newfoundland and Labrador and throughout the North Atlantic world. The agreements and logbooks for voyages terminating in the years 1863 - 1938 are indexed and can be searched. program searches by official number only. (Official numbers can be found in Mercantile Navy Lists or Lloyd's Registers.)The databases accessed by this search will inform the visitor whether a particular archive has the crew agreement. They will not provide any information on the agreement's contents. To obtain that data he or she will need to contact the appropriate institution. Also Index of Newfoundland Captains, 1820-1889
  10. Links to historical Indian newspapers and journals online.
    Tags: by family_history (02 Sep 2014)
  11. Historical Jewish newspapers from around the world. Languages include Hebrew, Yiddish, English, Russian, French, Hungarian, Judeo-Arabic.
  12. Search page for Norwegian newspapers. Right-click on page and select "translate to english". Newspapers will be in Norwegian, of course.
  13. This online resource provides free access to historic Cambridge (Boston USA) newspapers and is a project of the Cambridge Public Library Archives and Special Collections.
    This collection contains 6,346 issues comprising 59,070 pages, and 669,406 articles. Newspapers include the Cambridge Chronicle (1846-1923), the Cambridge Press (1887-1889), the Cambridge Sentinel (1903-1912), and the Cambridge Tribune (1887-1923).
    This collection also contains 40,634 subject cards and 13,099 obituary cards that index Cambridge newspapers published between 1950 and 2008.
  14. This collection contains 72,729 issues comprising 603,681 pages and 6,876,356 articles. 1846-2012
    The California Digital Newspaper Collection is a project of the Center for Bibliographical Studies and Research (CBSR) at the University of California, Riverside.
  15. Large collection of historical papers, books, directories, etc. from the colonies of the Netherlands. Browse by region or subject to see what may be available.
  16. Digitised reports from the Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives in New Zealand and the Votes and Proceedings. Fully searchable and includes lots of names.
  17. Vietnamese language newspapers from 1890-1955. Not a lot loaded as yet.
    Tags: by family_history (02 Sep 2014)
  18. Digitised Finnish newspapers. In Finnish.
    Tags: by family_history (02 Sep 2014)
  19. Background and sources for surviving registers.
    Tags: by family_history (02 Sep 2014)
  20. A variety of records from the ACT. Includes 1913 ACT census
    (alphabetical list of househlders under place name).

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