Friday, April 15, 2022

Findmypast Friday: More Exclusive Catholic Records Added

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More exclusive Catholic records added this Findmypast Friday

Findmypast add more into largest collection of Scottish Roman Catholic records online

Scotland Roman Catholic Parish Baptisms

Covering over 300 years and all eight Scottish dioceses, a further 4,300 transcripts and images have been added to this existing collection. The new records cover St Mary’s of the Assumption Glasgow. Explore key biographical details, often including witnesses, godparents, sponsors and additional notes.

Scotland Roman Catholic Parish Marriages

Another 9,200 records have been added into this existing record collection for St Mary’s of the Assumption, Glasgow. Details can include the spouse, residences and fathers’ names.


Findmypast’s growing newspaper archive, in partnership with the British Library, has this week passed the 50-million-page milestone. There are three brand new titles, six updated titles, and a total of nearly 120,000 new pages.

New titles:
  • Cleveland Standard 1908-1953
  • Tonbridge Free Press 1871-1890, 1892-1894, 1896, 1898, 1900-1962
  • Woodbridge Reporter 1869-1900
Updated titles:
  • Alliance News 1855, 1884
  • Bury Free Press 1960-1961, 1963-1966, 1971
  • Civil & Military Gazette (Lahore) 1929, 1935-1938, 1946-1947, 1951, 1955-1961
  • Leek Times 1887
  • Rhos Herald 1894-1897, 1899-1909
  • Y Llan 1870-1873, 1875-1881


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