Author Archives for David Graham

Providing feedback during our beta phase


It has been a week since we announced the Public Beta testing for the Ancestry World Archives Project and we have seen a large increase in participants and also in feedback! During this stage of the project we appreciate the time you are taking to use the tool and provide your feedback. The project is [...]

World Archives Project now in public beta


The Ancestry.com World Archives Project has now moved from an invited beta phase where only invited members were able to participate, to a public beta stage where anyone can participate.  You can read about it on the main Ancestry.com Blog here.   If you have friends or family members that you think would be interested [...]

Some Ancestry World Archives Project milestones


We just wanted to share with you some of the Ancestry World Archives Project milestones reached through your efforts so far: Already we have over 1,000 active keyers More than 200,000 records have been indexed Our top keyer has indexed over 28,500 records The Wisconsin mortality records project is more than 60% complete and on [...]

Welcome to the Ancestry World Archives Project


Welcome to the Ancestry World Archives Project! We have created the World Archives Project so individuals everywhere can collaborate in an effort to preserve more of the world’s historical records. This initiative will give genealogists the opportunity to network and share resources with one another, key records that are important to them and that might [...]