Free Online Maine Birth Records and Indexes

One of many foremost targets for genealogists is discovering delivery, baptism, and/or christening details about their ancestors.  

Over the previous few many years, because of volunteers, librarians, and archivists, a large number of indexes to delivery and baptism collections have been offered totally free on-line. These searchable indexes present particular delivery, baptism, or christening info, and generally scanned pictures of the particular delivery paperwork themselves. These free on-line collections have hundreds of thousands of data in them in whole.

There are a large number of on-line and offline collections which will embody delivery info that’s not included within the lists under. These differing types could be present in 27 Ways to Find Ancestor Birth Information

If you’re fascinated with baptism indexes which will embody the delivery date in addition to baptism info, ensure that and take a look at Church Records.

The lists under are particular delivery, baptism, and christening indexes and document collections which are obtainable totally free on-line for the state.

Observe 1: Most of the hyperlinks listed under take you to a FamilySearch Assortment of digital pictures. In lots of circumstances there’s a hyperlink to the digital assortment in the midst of the web page, but in addition close to the underside of the web page beneath Movie/Digital Notes is the identify of every sub-collection. If there’s a digicam icon on the proper of the identify (within the Format column) then the collections’ pictures are browsable. If there’s a digicam with a key icon, it’s only obtainable at a Household Historical past Heart or affiliated library. If there’s a movie reel icon, then it’s only obtainable in microfilm format, not digital. Please additionally word that I’ve listed under solely databases which are accessible digitally out of your pc (or pill/telephone)

Observe 2I’ve included hyperlinks to Free Ancestry data and indexes. You don’t want a subscription, however do want an Ancestry account. With no subscription, you possibly can view indexes. If there may be a picture related to a document, generally you’ll need a subscription, however the index does embody very usable info.

(Up to date December 2021; lately added hyperlinks are in BOLD):

Good Luck and Blissful Searching!

For different Free Maine Hyperlinks, click on on the class of curiosity:

Newspapers
Obituaries
BMD Records
Photos
Yearbooks
Directories
Divorce Records
Naturalizations
Church Records
School Records
Coroner Records
Voter Records
Probate and Wills
Immigration
Mortuary Records
Alumni Records
Cemetery Records