Archives for September, 2013

Back to the South


The past month we have been going back and forth between the UK and the southern US.  Today our new project is the Savannah, Georgia, Select Board of Health and Health Department Records, 1822-1864, 1887-1896 - reading over the diagnoses reminds me of indexing the cause of death from the Wisconsin Mortality Schedules.  Most of the records [...]

Project Update


In March we posted a message about which projects were high priority, in June we posted a follow up to that message, and here is the latest update. Projects that have been available for over a year: Cartes électorales de Paris et ses environs et d’autres villes françaises, 1900-1932 (France Electoral Cards)  (Now: 23.3% Then: 20.98% [...]

More from West Yorkshire


We have two new projects from West Yorkshire - West Yorkshire, England, Militia, 1779-1827 and West Yorkshire, England, Alehouse Licences, 1771-1962. The West Yorkshire, England, Militia, 1779-1827 project contains various militia records, mostly lists of males eligible to serve from West Yorkshire.  These records come in a variety of formats and are handwritten so we have this rated as [...]

New Projects!


Today we have three new projects - Surrey, England, Records of Victuallers, 1785-1903, Surrey, England, Records of Freeholders, 1696-1824 and United States, War Department, Press Releases and Related Records, 1942-1945.  This is a great group of records that are easy enough for beginners and fun for more seasoned keyers. The Surrey, England, Records of Victuallers, 1785-1903, Surrey, England, Records of Freeholders, [...]