The following announcement was written by FamilySearch:
This week, FamilySearch.org added over 1 million new, free, historical records from France Marriages (1546-1924), and another million records from Uruguay Passenger Lists (1888-1980.) Other countries include England, Sweden, Uruguay and the United States, including Alabama, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New York and Ohio.
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|Country||Collection||Indexed Records||Digital Images||Comments|
|England||England, Shropshire Parish Registers, 1538-1918||775,855||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|France||France Deaths and Burials, 1546-1960||341,046||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|France||France, Marriages, 1546-1924||1,209,615||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|Sweden||Sweden, Stockholm City Archives, Index to Church Records, 1546-1927||22,902||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|United States||Alabama, Church Records, 1831-1994||11,048||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Delaware, Church Records, 1707-1939||75,282||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Hawaii, Tax Assessment Rolls, 1847-1903||48,133||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Illinois, Church Records, 1837-1995||28,599||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Kansas State Census, 1905||30,672||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|United States||Louisiana, Parish Voter Registration Records, 1867-1905||132,854||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995||88,574||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|United States||Massachusetts, Church Records, 1630-1943||6,606||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Minnesota, Church Records, 1798-1991||4,977||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||New Hampshire, Church Records, 1771-1905||404||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||New York, Church Records, 1660-1954||106,989||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Ohio, Clermont County Tax Records, 1816-1900||116,184||0||New indexed records collection|
|Uruguay||Uruguay, Passenger Lists, 1888-1980||1,017,722||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
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