Findmypast’s Catholic Heritage Archive Continues to Grow With New English Records

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Findmypast’s Catholic Heritage Archive Continues to develop with new English information

New English Catholic sacramental registers can be found to go looking this Findmypast Friday together with new WW1 medical information and historic newspapers.

England Roman Catholic Parish Registers

1000’s of extra Catholic baptism, marriage, burial and congregational information have been added to the Catholic Heritage Archive. These unique sources cowl the dioceses of Birmingham, Middlesbrough and Westminster. This contains:

Every document contains each a transcript and scanned color picture of the unique doc. The quantity of knowledge listed in these element wealthy information might range, though most outcomes will reveal key biographical particulars in addition to the date, parish, and placement of the occasion that was being recorded.

Baptisms will reveal the names of godparents and oldsters, enabling you to uncover particulars of earlier generations in addition to the identities of household buddies or family members. Marriages will present the identify of your ancestor’s partner, father and witnesses whereas burials let you uncover the ultimate resting place of your ancestors, their age at loss of life, marital standing and in some instances even reason for loss of life.

Congregational information are full of different fascinating information surrounding your ancestor’s relationship with the church comparable to particulars of their affirmation, first confession and even the situation of their seat rental.

For extra recommendation on making the Catholic Heritage Archive, learn Findmypast’s comprehensive guide.

British Armed Forces, First World War Soldiers’ Medical Records

Receiving 50% of the votes in final week’s neighborhood ballot, this element wealthy WW1 assortment from the Nationwide Archives has been up to date with 1,900 new entries. The gathering contains transcripts and pictures of admissions and discharge information from hospitals, discipline ambulances, and casualty clearing stations.

Transcripts will reveal names, ranks, service numbers, and hospitals in addition to dates of admission, switch and discharge. Photographs will present quite a lot of distinctive particulars comparable to descriptions of the serviceman’s sickness or wound and the way lengthy they stayed on the medical facility.


Spanning from 1801-1803, the Morning Herald (London) has joined Findmypast’s newspaper assortment.

Morning Herald (London), 29 January 1803. Read the full page.

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