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Monday, September 19, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORD COLLECTIONS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are shown as new or updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com

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FamilySearch.org Record Collections
United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-191824,872,176 *16 Sep 2016
Arizona, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945Browse Images *16 Sep 2016
New York State Census, 19057,513,232 *15 Sep 2016
Korea, Local History, 655-1935Browse Images *15 Sep 2016
Korea, School Records, 1958Browse Images *15 Sep 2016
Korea, Encyclopedias and Dictionaries, 1500-2000Browse Images *15 Sep 2016
Utah, LDS Mission Calls and Recommendations, 1877-191839,590 *14 Sep 2016
Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006544,963 *14 Sep 2016
Texas, San Antonio, Alien Arrivals, May 1944-March 19524,445 *13 Sep 2016
California, San Diego, Chinese Passenger and Crew Lists, 1905-19231,807 *13 Sep 2016
Sweden, Gävleborg Church Records, 1616-1908; index 1671-186038,916 *13 Sep 2016
Ancestry.com Record Collections
Michoacan, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1859-1940 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death1,376,523Updated

Michoacan, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1859-1934 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,071,121Updated

Michoacan, Mexico, Civil Registration Deaths, 1859-1935 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,888,604Updated

Washington, Naturalizations, 1853-1980Immigration & Travel112,323Updated

Cusco, Peru, Civil Registration, 1889-1997 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death942,817New

Netherlands, Zuid-Holland Province, Civil Registration, 1679-1942 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death5,466,146New

Drenthe Province, Netherlands, Civil Registration, 1811-1942 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death1,156,354New

Limburg Province, Netherlands, Civil Registration, 1792-1922 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death2,487,392New

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, Electoral Registers, 1857-1962Census & Voter Lists30,247,020New

Utrecht Province, Netherlands, Civil Registration, 1811-1950 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death1,633,539New

Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934 (in German)Immigration & Travel5,200,425Updated

Washington, Marriage Records, 1854-2013Birth, Marriage & Death10,074,966Updated

Noord-Brabant Province, Netherlands, Civil Registration, 1811-1942 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death3,699,681New

Groningen Province, Netherlands, Civil Registration, 1811-1940 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death2,510,468New

UK, Shipping and Seamen WWI and WWII Rolls of Honour, 1914-1945Military110,993Updated

Monday, September 12, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORD COLLECTIONS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are shown as new and updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com.

Happy ancestor hunting.
 
FamilySearch.org Record Collections
Argentina, Córdoba, Catholic Church Records, 1557-1974884,479 *12 Sep 2016
Minnesota, Obituaries 1865-200689,276 *12 Sep 2016
United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014117,450,213 *08 Sep 2016
Sweden, Jönköping Church Records, 1581-1935; index 1633-186064,467 *08 Sep 2016
Sweden, Kalmar Church Records, 1577-1907; index 1625-186030,025 *08 Sep 2016
Sweden, Gävleborg Church Records, 1616-1908; index 1671-186033,792 *08 Sep 2016
Hungary Civil Registration, 1895-1980519,538 *08 Sep 2016
Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001120,158 *08 Sep 2016
Virgin Islands US, Church Records, 1765-201012,967 *07 Sep 2016
Korea Collection of Genealogies, 1200-2014Browse Images *07 Sep 2016
Ancestry.com Record Collections
 Elbe-Weser Triangle, Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1574-1945 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death3,678,922Updated

Paris & Vicinity, France, Select Electoral Rolls, 1900-1932 (in French)Census & Voter Lists509,344New

Pennsylvania, Prison, Reformatory, and Workhouse Records, 1829-1971Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal793,349New

Web: Northern Ireland, Will Calendar Index, 1858-1965Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal404,657Updated

A List of Emigrants from England to America, 1682-1692, 1718-1759Immigration & Travel4,780New

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORDS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are shown as new or updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com.

Happy ancestor hunting.
 
FamilySearch.org Record Collections

West Virginia Naturalization Records, 1814-199165,181 *07 Sep 2016
Maine, Civil War Enlistment Papers, 1862-186534,697 *07 Sep 2016
Arkansas, Oakland and Fraternal Historic Cemetery Records, 1867-201384,121 *07 Sep 2016
Sweden, Kopparberg Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1628-1860Browse Images *06 Sep 2016
Sweden, Västernorrland Church Records, 1501-1940; index 1650-186038,185 *06 Sep 2016
Sweden, Södermanland Church Records, 1604-1900; index 1640-1860172,110 *06 Sep 2016
Ohio, Crawford County Obituaries, 1860-200434,942 *06 Sep 2016
North Carolina, Discharge and Statement of Service Records, 1940-1948196,206 *06 Sep 2016
Texas, Laredo Index of Arrivals, 1903-1929616,001 *06 Sep 2016
Denmark Census, 19112,792,790 *02 Sep 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau, Land and Property Records, 1865-1872102,418 *01 Sep 2016
Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Schleswig, Civil Registration, 1874-1983135,479 *01 Sep 2016
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1891903,407 *01 Sep 2016
Czech Republic Church Books, 1552-1963126,772 *01 Sep 2016
Iowa State Census, 19252,487,917 *01 Sep 2016
Hawaii Obituaries Index, ca. 1980-present51,593 *01 Sep 2016
Wyoming, Star Valley Independent Obituaries, 1901-20159,045 *01 Sep 2016
BillionGraves Index20,841,801 *31 Aug 2016
Korea Collection of Genealogies, 1200-2014Browse Images *30 Aug 2016
Korea Civil Service Examinations and Records of Officials and Employees, 1390-1900Browse Images *30 Aug 201
Ancestry.com Record Collections
 Web: Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012Birth, Marriage & Death908,088Updated

South Dakota, School Records, 1879-1970Schools, Directories & Church Histories200,731Updated

Ghana, Census, 1984Census & Voter Lists904,493Updated

Wigan, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1911Birth, Marriage & Death658,125Updated

U.S., Consular Reports of Births, 1910-1949Birth, Marriage & Death104,878Updated

Chile, Santiago, Cementerio General, 1821-2011 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,327,853New

South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004Birth, Marriage & Death355,318New

UK, City, Town and Village Photos, 1857-2015Pictures330,158Updated

Slovenia, Prekmurje, Civil Registers, 1895-1918 (in Slovenian)Birth, Marriage & Death116,428New

Washington, County Records, 1856-2009Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal6,879,890Updated

Cornwall, England, Bodmin Gaol Records, 1821-1899Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal36,362Updated

Mühldorf am Inn, Germany, Births, 1876-1899 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death19,042Updated

Mecklenburg, Germany, Parish Register Transcripts, 1740-1918 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death3,803,077Updated

Arkansas, Naturalization Records, 1907-1968Immigration & Travel2,083Updated

Web: The Hague, Netherlands, Divorce Index, 1812-1931 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death6,363Updated

Web: The Hague, Netherlands, Death Index, 1811-1956 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death108,153Updated

Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1798-1950Immigration & Travel3,113,312Updated

Canada, Selected School Yearbooks, 1908-2010Schools, Directories & Church Histories1,637,235Updated

Web: The Hague, Netherlands, Marriage Index, 1811-1931 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death319,238Updated

Web: The Hague, Netherlands, Birth Index, 1811-1906 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death69,972Updated

Web: Cass County, North Dakota, Probate Index, 1876-1950Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal6,183New

Web: Cass County, North Dakota, Marriage License Index, 1873-1944Birth, Marriage & Death29,886New

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Runaway Servants, Convicts, and Apprentices, 1728-1796Newspapers & Publications12,232New

Web: Southwest Michigan, Obituary Index, 1875-2012Birth, Marriage & Death140,618N

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORD COLLECTIONS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are shown as new and updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com.

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FamilySearch.org Record Collections
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1891903,407 *29 Aug 2016
Maine, Crew Lists Arriving at Robbinston, 1947-19543,025 *29 Aug 2016
Spain, Diocese of Lugo, Catholic Parish Records, 1550-1966164,962 *26 Aug 2016
Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration, 1803-1933425,774 *26 Aug 2016
Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-198917,156 *26 Aug 2016
United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942Browse Images *26 Aug 2016
Maine & Massachusetts, Case Files of Deceased and Deserted Seamen, 1837-1965Browse Images *26 Aug 2016
California, San Francisco, Register of Chinese Immigrant Court Cases and Foreign Seamen Tax Cards, 1883-1924Browse Images *26 Aug 2016
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists Index, 1899-19402,555,815 *25 Aug 2016
Czech Republic Censuses and Inhabitant Registers, 1800-1990Browse Images *25 Aug 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau Labor Contracts, Indenture and Apprenticeship Records, 1865-1872620,353 *25 Aug 2016
England, Lancashire, Oldham Cemetery Registers, 1797-2004516,231 *25 Aug 2016
New Zealand, Obituaries, 1844-196314,545 *25 Aug 2016
North Carolina Revolutionary Pay Vouchers, 1779-1782Browse Images *25 Aug 2016
Maine Revolutionary War Bounty Land Applications, 1835-1838Browse Images *25 Aug 2016
New Hampshire Revolutionary War Records, 1675-1835Browse Images *25 Aug 2016
Massachusetts Revolutionary War Bounty Land Applications, 1805-1845Browse Images *25 Aug 2016
Netherlands, Gelderland Province Civil Registration, 1800-1952183,873 *25 Aug 2016
Iowa State Census, 19052,182,231 *23 Aug 2016
Arizona, Payson, Obituaries, 1948-2008213,416 *23 Aug 2016
Ancestry.com Record Collections
 1850 United States Federal CensusCensus & Voter Lists20,053,649Updated

Sibiu, Romania, Tax Registers, 1707-1724, 1787-1878 (in German)Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal364,981New

Upper Berry, France Deaths, 1564-1907 (in French)Birth, Marriage & Death3,692,085Updated

New South Wales, Australia, Land Records, 1811-1870Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal47,656Updated

Upper Berry, France Marriages, 1561-1907 (in French)Birth, Marriage & Death2,994,952Updated

Oklahoma, Naturalization Records, 1889-1991Immigration & Travel34,261Updated

Upper Berry, France, Births Index, 1557-1935 (in French)Birth, Marriage & Death3,622,948Updated

Medway, Kent, England, Poor Law Union Records, 1836-1937Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal217,679New

Maryland, Wills and Probate Records, 1604-1998Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal23,999Updated

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORDS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are shown as new or updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com.

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FamilySearch.org Record Collections

Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945Browse Images *23 Aug 2016
Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916208,653 *23 Aug 2016
France, Dordogne, Censuses, 1876847,160 *22 Aug 2016
England and Wales Census, 188126,124,851 *20 Aug 2016
Ancestry.com Record Collections
 Web: Minnesota, Obituary Index, 1891-2003Birth, Marriage & Death150,038New

Web: North Brabant, Netherlands, Markiezenhof Baptism Index, 1597-1810 (in Dutch)Birth, Marriage & Death96,848New

Friday, August 19, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORD COLLECTIONS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are shown as new or updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com.

Happy ancestor hunting.
 
FamilySearch.org Record Collections
Paraguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-2015492,762 *18 Aug 2016
California, Napa and Butte Counties, Obituaries, 1866-199237,422 *18 Aug 2016
Luxembourg Civil Registration, 1662-194132,614 *16 Aug 2016
United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014117,412,980 *16 Aug 2016
New Hampshire, Civil War Service and Pension Records, 1861-1866152,553 *16 Aug 2016
Spain, Province of Jaén, Municipal Records, 1519-1941716,681 *16 Aug 2016
Florida Confederate Veterans and Widows Pension Applications, 1885-195543,476 *16 Aug 2016
Texas, Matagorda County, School Census Records, 1923-1946372,298 *16 Aug 2016
Namibia, Dutch Reformed Church Records, 1956-19842,460 *16 Aug 2016
Ancestry.com Record Collections
 Hidalgo, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1861-1947 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death2,646,068Updated

Mexico, Mexico, Civil Registration Deaths, 1861-1941 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,621,551Updated

Hidalgo, Mexico, Civil Registration Deaths, 1861-1967 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,118,553Updated

Mexico, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1861-1939 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death1,895,574Updated

Mexico, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1861-1939 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,396,317Updated

Victoria, Australia, Cemetery Records and Headstone Transcriptions, 1844-1997Birth, Marriage & Death244,948New

Hidalgo, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1861-1967 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death1,524,543Updated

Bexley, Kent, England, WWI Registration Cards, 1914-1919Military11,092New

Bexley, Kent, England, Electoral Registers, 1734-1965Census & Voter Lists3,219,535New

Ireland, Police Gazettes, 1861-1893Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal151,325New

UK, Merchant Seamen Deaths, 1939 -1953Birth, Marriage & Death61,786New

1901 England CensusCensus & Voter Lists30,598,866Updated

Hawaii, Special Rights of Citizenship Certificates, 1894-1895Immigration & Travel4,462New

Friday, August 12, 2016

NEW AND UPDATED RECORD COLLECTIONS ON FAMILYSEARCH.ORG AND ANCESTRY.COM

The following record collections are show as new or updated on FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.org.

This list has not been updated on my blog for some time - DNA has kept me busy.  The list is long but many useful collections have been added.

Happy ancestor hunting.

FamilySearch.org Record Collections

Czech Republic Church Books, 1552-1963117,275 *12 Aug 2016
England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-19101,994,348 *12 Aug 2016
Peru, La Libertad, Civil Registration, 1903-1998556,500 *11 Aug 2016
United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014117,412,980 *11 Aug 2016
Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-196472,804 *10 Aug 2016
New Hampshire, Vital and Town Records Index, 1656-19382,615 *10 Aug 2016
New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920442,376 *10 Aug 2016
Tennessee Civil Marriages, 1838-18885,925 *10 Aug 2016
Arizona Marriages, 1865-19498,810 *10 Aug 2016
Portugal, Porto, Catholic Church Records, 1535-194934,701 *09 Aug 2016
Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006533,517 *08 Aug 2016
United States Muster Rolls of the Marine Corps, 1798-19375,794,949 *08 Aug 2016
Minnesota, Clay County, School Census Records, 1909-1962586,237 *08 Aug 2016
New Jersey, State Census, 185573,030 *08 Aug 2016
Czech Republic Land Records, 1450-1889Browse Images *05 Aug 2016
England and Wales Census, 185118,369,674 *03 Aug 2016
New York Book Indexes to Passenger Lists, 1906-19425,487,573 *03 Aug 2016
Utah, Tremonton and Garland Obituaries, 1959-201318,360 *03 Aug 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau, Records of Freedmen's Complaints, 1865-1872140,985 *03 Aug 2016
District of Columbia, Freedmen's Bureau Field Office Records, 1863-187290,597 *03 Aug 2016
Czech Republic, School Registers, 1799-1953Browse Images *02 Aug 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau Ration Records,1865-1872154,587 *02 Aug 2016
Peru, Cusco, Civil Registration, 1889-1997487,853 *02 Aug 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau, Records of the Superintendent of Education and of the Division of Education, 1865-1872145,374 *01 Aug 2016
Illinois, DeKalb County Land Records, 1838-192757,179 *01 Aug 2016
Norway, Probate Index Cards, 1640-1903194,981 *01 Aug 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau Claim Records,1865-1872273,41829 Jul 2016
United States, Freedmen's Bureau Records of Persons and Articles Hired, 1865-187234,99828 Jul 2016
Belgium, East Flanders, Civil Registration, 1541-1914426,54228 Jul 2016
BillionGraves Index18,780,47428 Jul 2016
Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-19504,802,41828 Jul 2016
Spain, Province of Málaga, Municipal Records, 1760-1956308,74428 Jul 2016
Pennsylvania Civil Marriages, 1677-1950209,88027 Jul 2016
Italy, Agrigento, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1820-1865Browse Images26 Jul 2016
Ancestry Record Collections
Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal3,864,371Updated
Birth, Marriage & Death11,774,403Updated
California, Index to Census Roll of Indians, 1928-1933Census & Voter Lists26,744New
Emigrants in Bondage, 1614-1775Immigration & Travel50,955New
Birth, Marriage & Death35,246Updated
Jalisco, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1857-1947 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death7,776,280Updated
Jalisco, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1861-1961 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death7,481,319Updated
New South Wales, Teacher Applications and School Records, 1850-1960Schools, Directories & Church Histories6,186New
Washington, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1882-1965Immigration & Travel3,577,120Updated
Victoria, Australia, Selected Trial Brief and Correspondence Registers and Other Images, 1837-1993Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal400,568Updated
Web: Los Angeles, California, Coroner's Inquest Index, 1992-2016Birth, Marriage & Death101,702New
U.S., Applications for Seaman's Protection Certificates, 1916-1940Immigration & Travel320,331Updated
England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal18,913,441Updated
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Registers of Conditional and Absolute Pardons, 1788-1870Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal66,870Updated
Nuevo Leon, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1859-1947 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death2,117,586Updated
Guerrero, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1863-1954 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death2,042,287Updated
Nuevo Leon, Mexico, Civil Registration Marriages, 1859-1960 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death1,890,957Updated
Nuevo Leon, Mexico, Civil Registration Deaths, 1859-1962 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death1,475,348Updated
Guerrero, Mexico, Civil Registration Deaths, 1860-1987 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death2,692,865Updated
Guerrero, Mexico, Civil Registration Births, 1860-1947 (in Spanish)Birth, Marriage & Death3,006,572Updated
Scotland, Nursing Applications, 1921-1945Schools, Directories & Church Histories12,900New
UK & Ireland, Queen's Nursing Institute Roll of Nurses, 1891-1931Schools, Directories & Church Histories10,874New
New Jersey, Episcopal Diocese of Newark Church Records, 1809-1816, 1825-1970Birth, Marriage & Death326,657New
UK & Ireland, Nursing Registers, 1898-1968Schools, Directories & Church Histories1,600,732New
Angermünde, Germany, Deaths, 1874-1950 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death42,456Updated
Birth, Marriage & Death1,011,691Updated
Angermünde, Germany, Births, 1874-1903 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death31,517Updated
Birth, Marriage & Death14,466Updated
Eastern Prussian Provinces, Germany [Poland], Selected Civil Vitals, 1874-1945 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death7,330,662Updated
Immigration & Travel8,164Updated
Web: Chester County, Pennsylvania, Naturalization Index, 1798-1935Immigration & Travel8,624New
Web: Scotland, Non-OPR Births and Baptisms Index, 1666-1874Birth, Marriage & Death7,325New
Nevada, Divorce Records, 1968-2015Birth, Marriage & Death1,028,546Updated
Web: Scotland, Non-OPR Deaths and Burials Index, 1673-1855Birth, Marriage & Death2,584New
Savannah, Georgia, Licenses and Bonds, 1837-1909Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal51,950New
Minnesota, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1957-1962Immigration & Travel1,073New
U.S. Virgin Islands, Passenger Lists, 1885-1962Immigration & Travel888,528Updated
Omaha, Nebraska, Passenger and Crew Manifests of Airplanes, 1958-1965Immigration & Travel119New
South Australia, Australia, Police Gazettes, 1862-1947Wills, Probates, Land, Tax & Criminal710,008Updated
Nevada, Marriage Certificates, 2002-2015Birth, Marriage & Death19,559New
Łódź, Poland, Vital Records of Jews in the Łódź Ghetto, 1939-1944 (USHMM) (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death107,909Updated
Web: Scotland, Non-OPR Banns and Marriages Index, 1656-1875Birth, Marriage & Death2,985New
South Africa, Shipping Index, 1802-1848Immigration & Travel2,879New
Saxony, Prussia, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1760-1890 (in German)Birth, Marriage & Death10,903,328New
Immigration & Travel7,811,023Updated