29 April 2014

More than 2 million Shropshire BMBs at findmypast

Shropshire Parish records, with image originals, are now available exclusively on findmypast. You may well have already accessed the IGI version of these records, now you can verify with the originals online.

The Shropshire Collection is made up approximately 2.1 million fully searchable and browse-able transcripts spanning 1538-1900; around 1,133,580 baptisms, 535,600 marriages, 42,245 banns, 800,795 burials and contains around 720,000 unique names.

It includes 155,000 scanned colour images of the parish registers, and a selection of Anglican, Methodist and Non-Conformist registers from well over 200 Shropshire parishes from Abdon to Yockleton.

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