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Learning to transcribe old documents.

Learning to transcribe from ‘ye olde englishe’ and latin.

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           Transcribing the baptism register from Norfolk, England in my previous post, “Transcription and Translation: Baptism of Elizabeth Stalham and others from the St. George Tombland Church register” was particularly problematic for me, requiring my learning to transcribe from ‘ye olde englishe’ and latin.   I am familiar with transcribing in several languages such as German, …

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St. Mary Church, North Somercotes, Lincolnshire

Transcription: North Somercotes, Lincolnshire Parish register for 1721-1722.

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             The following is my transcription of the North Somercotes, Lincolnshire Parish register for 1721-1722; Lincolnshire Marriage Index.   83 1721 Marriages 24 Aprill Edward Saul & Elizabeth Olin 27 Aprill Thomas Skoopham & Elizabeth Crosby May 1st John Tharot & Sarah Riggal Wm. Kirke Vicar Cning for the year 1722 June 20th Joseph the …

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 16 Feb 2016.

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             The following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 16 Feb 2016.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 16 Feb 2016.   Liberia Liberia, Marriage Records, 1941-1974 Portugal Portugal, Portalegre, Catholic Church Records, 1859-1911 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico, Catholic Church Records, 1645-1969 Ukraine Ukraine, Kyiv Orthodox Consistory Church Book Duplicates, 1734-1920 United …

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions to 17 Dec 2014.

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           Following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions to 17 Dec 2014.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions   Barbados Barbados, Church Records, 1637-1887 Belgium Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910 Brazil Brazil, São Paulo, Immigration Cards, 1902-1980 Canada Canada Census, 1911 Newfoundland, Vital Records, 1840-1949 China China, Collection of Genealogies, 1239-2014 Italy Italy, Bergamo, Civil …

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – 26 Oct 2014

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           Following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions for the period up to October 26, 2014.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions Argentina Argentina, Marriages, 1722-1911 Bahamas Bahamas, Civil Registration, 1850-1959 Cape Verde Cape Verde, Catholic Church Records, 1787-1957 France France, Haute-Garonne, Toulouse, Censuses, 1790-1891 Indonesia Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Mungkid District Court Records, 1985-2013 Peru …

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – March 13, 2014.

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3          3SharesThe following are the Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions to their collections as of today, March 13, 2014.   FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions England England, Norfolk Bishop’s Transcripts, 1685-1941 Germany Germany, Bavaria, Traunstein, Family Group Sheets, 1830-1900 Mexico Mexico, Zacatecas, Catholic Church Records, 1605-1980 Sweden Sweden, Kalmar Church Records, 1577-1907; index 1625-1860 Switzerland Switzerland, …

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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions to January 21, 2014

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           FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions   FamilySearch.org Belgium Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration, 1582-1912 Canada Nova Scotia, Church Records, 1720-2001 Nova Scotia, Queens County, Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, 1700-1950 England England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-1936 Germany Germany, Hesse, Stadtkreis Darmstadt, Darmstadt District, Civil Registration, 1876-1925 Indonesia Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Pati, Naturalization Records, 1960-2013 Indonesia, …

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Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Additions and Updates – October 20, 2013

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           Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Additions and Updates – October 20, 2013   FamilySearch.org Canada Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927 England England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991 England Marriages, 1538–1973 Ghana Ghana Census, 1984 Russia Russia, Simbirsk Poll Tax Census (Revision Lists), 1782-1858 Russia, Tatarstan Church Books, 1721-1935   Ancestry.com Australia Australia and New Zealand, Rootsweb …

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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – October 21, 2012

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           FamilySearch.org Costa Rica Costa Rica, Church Records, 1595-1992 Czech Republic Czech Republic, Censuses, 1843-1921 Czech Republic, Třeboň, Nobility Seignorial records, 1579-1859 Ghana Ghana, Accra, Marriages, 1863-2003 Italy Italy, Como, Como, Civil Registration (Tribunale), 1866-1929 Italy, Treviso, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1806-1815 Moldova Moldova, Church Books, 1811-1936 Slovenia Slovenia, Prekmurje, Civil Registers, 1895-1918 United States California, …

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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – October 5, 2012

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            FamilySearch.org Brazil Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2012 Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2012 Canada Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885 Colombia Colombia, Military Records, 1809-1958 Czech Republic Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450-1889 England England, Northumberland, Miscellaneous Records,1570-2005 Estonia Estonia, Church Books and Synagogue Registers, 1627-1953 Germany Germany, Prussia, Brandenburg and Posen, Church Book Duplicates, 1794-1874 …

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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – September 27, 2012

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           FamilySearch.org Brazil Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2012 Brazil, Immigration Cards, 1900-1965 Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2012 Brazil, São Paulo, Immigrant Hostelry Records, 1882-1925 China China, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2010 Colombia Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2010 Czech Republic Czech Republic, Censuses, 1843-1921 Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450-1889 Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Miscellaneous Records, 1921-1980 Germany Germany, Hessen, …

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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – August 30, 2012

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                            FamilySearch.org Brazil Brazil, Civil Registration, 1870-2010 Canada Canada, Lower Canada Census, 1825 Ontario, Toronto Trust Cemeteries, 1826-1935 China China, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-2010 Czech Republic Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450-1889 Japan Japan, Village Records, 709-1949 Mexico Mexico, Baptisms, 1560-1950 Mexico, Marriages, 1570-1950 Mexico, Querétaro, Catholic Church …

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                              FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Vienna, Jewish Registers of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1784-1911 Canada Canada, Lower Canada Census, 1825 Saskatchewan Provincial Records, 1879-1987 China China, Collection of Genealogies, 1500-1900 Czech Republic Czech Republic, Land Records, 1450-1889 Indonesia Indonesia, Jawa Tengah, Purwodadi Citizenship Records, 1960-2012 Italy Italy, …

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FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions

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                                Here are the newest updates and additions at FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com .     FamilySearch.com Argentina Argentina, Córdoba, Catholic Church Records, 1557-1974 Canada Canada, Marriages, 1661-1949 France France, Coutances et d’Avranche Diocese, Catholic Parish Records, 1533-1906 France, Seine-Maritime, Rouen, Indexes to Church Records, 1680-1789 …

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                                FamilySearch.org United States Alabama, Madison County Chancery and Circuit Court Records, 1847-1950 Arizona, Maricopa County Probate Records, 1870-1930 Illinois, Probate Records, 1819-1970 Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959 New York, Orange County Probate Records, 1787-1938 Texas, Deaths, 1977-1986 United States Census, 1940 Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940 Virginia, Orange …

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                 Here are the most recent additions and updates from Ancestry.com and familysearch.org.   Not finding what you seek here? Be sure to use our search bar and search for ‘updates and additions’ to check out previous update listings. I post these regularly – an average of once per week.       …

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                    Here are more updates from familysearch.org and Ancestry.com . If you don’t find anything of interest here, be sure to search ‘updates and additions’ in the search bar and check out previous update and addition notifications. I do post these regularly.       Familysearch.org     World Miscellaneous Marriages, …

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                Well, there are a lot of additions and updates today for both familysearch.org and Ancestry.com . I have decided to do these updates about once per week. It seems to be working out that way anyway and fits in better with my workload for this and my other two blogs.   familysearch.org …

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