Findmypast Friday: Discover Caribbean Ancestors and More

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Uncover Caribbean ancestors and extra this Findmypast Friday 


Findmypast provides data for St Vincent, British naturalisation data and Norfolk cemetery data  

St Vincent, St George’s baptisms 1765-1820 

 Model new to Findmypast this week are round 3,400 baptism data for St Vincent’s most populous parish. The transcriptions normally present the baptism date, identify, and the dad and mom’ names. You may additionally study particulars akin to occupations, race and social standing. Some language on this assortment mirrored attitudes of the time and is now understood to be derogatory.

St Vincent, St George’s marriages 1765-1820 

 This subsequent new assortment has round 1,500 marriages. You may also spot your British army ancestors marrying in St Vincent round this time. Discover the names of the bride and groom, their residences and the wedding date. 

Britain, Naturalisations 1844-1990 

 There are almost 100,000 data to discover on this new assortment. Every transcript incorporates primary particulars from an individual’s naturalisation certificates. The element varies, however usually incorporates: a reputation; age or date of beginning; names of oldsters; kids or spouses; homeland; and residence. 

Norfolk, Churchyard Graves and Memorial Inscriptions 

 Not solely have we added an additional 140,000 data into this assortment, however we’ve now made it absolutely searchable. Because of photographer and Norfolk resident Louise Cocker, these with Norfolk roots can now search and discover headstones of their ancestors. 

Over 50,000 further newspaper pages have been added to the newspaper archive this week, together with updates to 2 Welsh titles. 

 Up to date titles: 

  •  Bedfordshire on Sunday, 1990 
  • Birkenhead Information, 1992
  • Birmingham Journal, 1842-1843 
  • Buckinghamshire Examiner, 1991 
  • Cambridge Every day Information, 1995 

  • East Grinstead Observer, 1980 
  • East Kent Gazette, 1905 
  • Glamorgan Gazette, 1955-1958, 1960-1971, 1973-1975, 1977-1979 
  • Harlow Star, 1988 
  • Harrow Observer, 1987 

  • Hertford Mercury and Reformer, 1987 
  • Llanelli Star, 1991 
  • Neath Guardian, 1990 
  • Retford, Gainsborough & Worksop Occasions, 1967 
  • Rugeley Occasions, 1985 

  • Runcorn Weekly Information, 1996 
  • Solihull Occasions, 1997 
  • Southall Gazette, 1993 
  • Torbay Categorical and South Devon Echo, 1951 


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