Friday, October 30, 2020

Findmypast Friday: New Family Records from London and the Bahamas

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Explore new family records from London and The Bahamas this Findmypast Friday.

Do you have family connections in London or the Caribbean? This week's new releases can help you find out.

Greater London Burial Index

Spanning 1583-1665, the latest additions to this useful collection come from St Olave's, Southwark. Many of those listed would have died during the Great Plague of London.

These records can reveal useful information for your family tree. You can discover your London ancestors' names, ages, occupations, addresses, and more. Check the parish list to see which other churches and timeframes are covered.

Bahamas life events

Findmypast has just released over 470,000 new birth, marriage, and death records from The Bahamas. You can explore the entire collection or focus on each record set separately:
Covering over a century of history, discover important details for the Caribbean branches of your family tree with these essential resources.


This week, Findmypast has added four new papers and thousands more pages to five others. Brand new to the site are:
Meanwhile, the following newspapers have been updated with more coverage:

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