Saturday, July 24, 2010

FamilySearch Indexing Update: Online Volunteers Index a Whopping 100 Million Records Already This Year

FamilySearch Indexing is excited to announce that our dedicated volunteers have completed 100 million records in the first half of 2010, and is on track to complete a targeted 200 million by the end of the year. Patrons can search the completed indexes and images at

More volunteers are always needed—particularly on international, non-English projects. New projects were added for Brazil, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States, and Russia.

Interested volunteers can start helping any time by registering at and selecting a project.

New Projects in the Past Month
(See the chart below for a complete list and current status of all indexing projects.)

Recently Completed Projects

(Note: Recently completed projects have been removed from the available online indexing batches and will now go through a final completion check process. They will be published at in the near future.)
  • Chile, Concepción—Registros Civiles, 1885–1903 [Parte 2A]
  • Jamaica—Civil Births, 1878–1899 [Part C]
  • Jamaica—Civil Births, 1900–1930 [Part A]
  • U.K., Bristol—Parish Registers, 1837–1900 [Part C]
  • U.S., Military—1920 Federal Census
  • U.S., New York—1910 Federal Census
  • U.S., South Dakota—1910 Federal Census
  • U.S., Utah—1910 Federal Census
  • U.S., Utah—County Marriages, 1887–1966 [Part A]
  • U.S., West Virginia—1910 Federal Census
  • U.S., Wyoming—1910 Federal Census

Current FamilySearch Indexing Projects, Record Language, and Percent Completion
Argentina, Balvanera—Registros Parroquiales, 1833–1934 [Parte B]Spanish31%
Argentina, Cordoba—Registros Parroquiales, 1722–1924 [Parte B]Spanish29%
Argentina, Santa Fe—Registros Parroquiales, 1634–1926 [Parte A]Spanish22%
Argentina, Santa Fe—Registros Parroquiales, 1634–1926 [Parte B]Spanish37%
Brasil, Florianópolis—Registros da Igreja, 1751–1954 [Parte A]Portuguese(New)
Brasil, Pernambuco, Recife—Registro Civil, 1900–1920Portuguese1%
Brasil, Rio de Janeiro—Matrimonios, 1900–1910 [Piloto]Portuguese38%
Canada—Passenger Lists, 1881–1922English(New)
Canada, Ontario—Births, 1869–1912English22%
Canada, Ontario—Deaths, 1933–1937English72%
Canada, Ontario—Marriages, 1869–1927 [Part A]English20%
Canada, Québec, Montreal—Régistres Paroissiaux, 1800–1900French32%
Česká republika, Litoměřice—Matriky, 1552-1905 [část 1]
(Tschechien, Litomerice—Kirchenbücher [Teil 1])
Chile, Concepción—Registros Civiles, 1885–1903 [Parte 2B]Spanish22%
Colombia, Bucaramanga—Registros Parroquiales, 1649–1959Spanish8%
Colombia, Marinilla—Registros Parroquiales, 1815–1959Spanish37%
Deutschland, Baden, Achern—Kirchenbücher, 1810–1869 [Part C]German26%
Deutschland, Mecklenburg—Volkszählung, 1890 [Div 70–92]German56%
España, Avila, Navalmoral—Registros Parroquiales, 1530–1935Spanish88%
España, Lugo—Registros Parroquiales, 1530–1930 [Parte 1]Spanish38%
España, Malaga—Registros Civiles, 1846–1870Spanish95%
France, Cherbourg—Registres Paroissiaux, 1802–1907French23%
France, Coutances—Registres Paroissiaux 1802–1907French20%
France, Coutances, Paroisses de la Manche, 1792–1906French93%
France, Paris—Registres Protestants, 1612–1906 [Partie D]French52%
France, Saint-Lo—Registres Paroissiaux, 1802–1907French57%
Guatemala, Guatemala—Registros Civiles, 1877–1900Spanish2%
Guatemala, Huehuetenango y San Marcos—Registros Civiles, 1877–1900Spanish91%
Italia, Napoli, Castellammare di Stabia—Atti di Morte, 1809–1936 [Parte B]Italian45%
Italy, Trento—Baptisms, 1784–1924 [Part 2A]Italian18%
Jamaica—Civil Births, 1900–1930 [Part B]English(New)
Mexico, DF—Registros Parroquiales, 1855–1934 [Parte 4]Spanish65%
Mexico, San Luis Potosi—1930 Federal CensoSpanish(New)
Mexico, Zacatecas—1930 Federal CensoSpanish94%
New Zealand—Passenger Lists, 1871–1915 [Part 2A]English(New)
Norge —Tinglysningskort, 1640–1903Norwegian4%
Perú, Lima—Registros Civiles, 1887–1921 [Parte A]Spanish28%
Portugal, Setúbal—Registros da Igreja, 1581–1910Portuguese16%
Russland, Sankt Petersburg—Kirchenbuchduplikat, 1833–1885German3%
South Africa, Cape Province—Church Records, 1660–1970Afrikaans, Dutch, English45%
Sverige, Södermanland—Kyrkoböcker, till 1860 [Del 1]Swedish35%
Sverige, Uppsala—Kyrkoböcker, till 1860 [Del 1]Swedish44%
Sverige, Örebro—Kyrkoböcker, till 1860 [Del 1]Swedish23%
U.K., Bristol—Non-Conformist Registers, Pre-1900 [Part A]English18%
U.K., Bristol—Parish Registers, 1837–1900 [Part D]English(New)
U.K., Essex—Parish Registers, 1538–1900 [Part A]English6%
U.K., Isle of Man—Parish Registers, 1598–1850English/
Old English
U.K., Manchester—Parish Registers, 1813–1925 [Part A]English6%
U.K., Warwickshire—Parish Registers, 1538–1900 [Part 2 Adv]English/
Old English
U.K., Warwickshire—Parish Registers, 1754–1900 [Part 1C]English66%
U.S., Alabama—County Marriages, 1809–1950 [Part A]English4%
U.S., Alaska—1910 Federal CensusEnglish(New)
U.S., Arkansas—County Marriages, 1837–1957 [VIII]English34%
U.S., Arkansas—WWII Draft Registration, 1942English4%
U.S., California—County Marriages, 1850–1952 [Part A]English11%
U.S., District of Columbia—County Marriages, 1811–1950 [Part A]English2%
U.S., District of Columbia—Deaths, 1874–1959English7%
U.S., Hawaii—1920 Federal CensusEnglish94%
U.S., Idaho—County Marriages, 1864–1950English85%
U.S., Illinois—County Marriages, 1810–1934 [Part A]English9%
U.S., Indiana, De Kalb County—Marriages, 1811–1959English28%
U.S., Indiana, Dearborn County—Marriages, 1811–1959English25%
U.S., Indiana, Delaware County—Marriages, 1811–1959English58%
U.S., Iowa—1885 State CensusEnglish15%
U.S., Iowa—County Marriages, 1838–1992 [Part A]English3%
U.S., Louisiana—WWII Draft Registration, 1942English(New)
U.S., Military and Naval—1910 Federal CensusEnglish(New)
U.S., Minnesota—1905 State CensusEnglish83%
U.S., Minnesota—County Marriages, 1860–1949 [Part A]English1%
U.S., New Jersey—County Marriages, 1682–1956 [Part 1]English8%
U.S., New York—1905 State Census [Part 2]English34%
U.S., New York—Marriage Licenses, 1908–1938 [Part A]English5%
U.S., New York—Marriages, 1908–1935 [Part A]English4%
U.S., North Carolina—County Marriages, 1762–1959 [Part A]English34%
U.S., North Carolina—Freedmen Letters, 1862–1870English1%
U.S., Oklahoma—County Marriages, 1891–1959 [Part A]English12%
U.S., Puerto Rico—1920 Censo FederalSpanish7%
U.S., Puerto Rico—Nacimientos Civiles, 1836–1930 [Parte A]Spanish44%
U.S., Rhode Island—1885 State CensusEnglish57%
U.S., Rhode Island—1935 State CensusEnglish78%
U.S., South Dakota—1945 State Census [Part C]English(New)
U.S., Tennessee—County Marriages, 1790–1950 [Part B]English16%
U.S., Texas—1910 Federal Census [Part 2]English(New)
U.S., Texas—Birth Records, 1903–1934English(New)
U.S., Texas—County Marriages, 1837–1977 [Part A]English15%
U.S., Wisconsin—1910 Federal CensusEnglish(New)
Venezuela, Mérida—Registros Parroquiales, 1654–1992 [Parte 2]Spanish13%
Österreich, Wiener Meldezettel, 1890–1925German26%
Россия, Самара—Метрические книги церкви, 1869–1917 (часть 1)Russian(New)
Украина, Киев—Метрические книги русской православной церкви, 1843–1845 [Часть А]Russian29%

Current FamilySearch Partner Projects, Record Language, and Percent Completion
Australia, Victoria—Probate Records, 1853–1989English92%
België—Burgerlijke Stand, 1851–1900 [Deel D]Dutch14%
Belgique—Registres Civile, 1851–1900 [Partie A]French36%
Brasil, Minas Gerais—Church Records, 1706-1952Portuguese(New)
Canada, Ontario, Toronto—Trust Cemeteries, 1826–1935English17%
Deutschland, Westfalen, Minden—Volkszählung, 1880–1900German7%
España, Avila, Madrigal y Garganta—Registros Parroquiales, 1530–1935Spanish64%
France, Quimper et Leon, St. Louis—Registres Paroissiaux, 1722–1909French37%
Norway—1875 Census [Part B]Norwegian24%
Philippines, Lingayen, Dagupan—Registros Parroquiales, 1615–1982Spanish26%
U.K., Norfolk—Parish Registers, 1538–1900English1%
U.S., Ohio—Tax Records, Post 1825 [Part 3]English39%
U.S., Utah, Salt Lake County—Birth Registers, 1890–1908English51%
U.S., Utah, Salt Lake County—Death Registers, 1848–1940English32%

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