08 March 2016

20 Free and (Relatively) New Genealogy and Family History Resources, 2016 Version, Part 2

My present continues ... 20 more FREE (or mostly FREE) resources ...


4.     Biblioteca Digital del Patrimonio Iberoamericano (English, Spanish & Portuguese interfaces)

5.     FRANDRICA.BE -- Flanders Heritage Library bundles the forces in the field of digitisation in Flemish heritage libraries, particularly of the six partners of Flanders Heritage Library, in a virtual Flemish heritage library.

6.     Nekropole – in Polish (use Google translate or similar)

8.     Essex Record Office Parish Registers ($) -- registers from over 400 parishes, covering the present county of Essex, including Southend-on-Sea and Thurrock, and also those parts of north-east London that used to be in Essex. Most parishes have registers from the 17th or 18th century onwards, but a few go back to 1538
9.     The Medical Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen – (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

12. The Upper St. John River Valley (ME and New Brunswick Canada)
13. Dinwiddie County (VA) Archives and Historical Documents -- names from files and cases located in the Dinwiddie Circuit Court that date from 1830 to 2000

Editor’s Note: As of today, each of the above links worked.  Now, whether the links in any of the identified articles work, I cannot vouch for that.  And, armed with the information provided, it should be relatively easy to get to determine where the discussed database currently resides.  If you get really stuck, drop me an email and I’ll try to ferret out the recalcitrant link or cross out my entry in the above list!

Editor’s Note: Know of a neat resource that you think might be a hidden gem?  Drop an email to [email protected].

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