Sunday, 24 January 2010

Findmypast add parish records

FindMyPast.co.uk announce the addition of over 50,000 new baptisms for Stepney and Spitalfields.

"The records are broken down by church making them easier for you to pinpoint your ancestors.

We’ve added almost 20,000 records for Spitalfields and over 30,000 for Stepney with the breakdown by church as follows:

Stepney
St Dunstan 1835-1848 - 11,967 new records
St George in the East 1861-1877 - 15,848 new records

Spitalfields
Christ Church 1729-1795 - 19,481 - new records

We’ve also added the London probate indexes for names A-F and a complete dataset for Kent, which you can find within parish burials. Records include: Over 15,000 records added for London for 1750 - 1858 6,300 records for West Kent for 1750 - 1858 128,000 records for East Kent for 1831 - 1841

This month has also seen the addition of an incredible 30,000 baptisms and almost 27,000 burials for parishes in Middlesex, an extention to the coverage of parishes within the Halifax District and many more records for Wakefield.

For further details on this and other stories, please visit our blog and news articles."

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