Friday 16 June 2023

English, Scottish and Welsh genealogy: 3-week update summary

Below is a summary of newly released and updated family history record collections for England, Scotland and Wales from the major genealogy databases. (Previous summary, 26 May.)

My regular summary of releases and updates relating to British collections is designed to help family historians whose Irish ancestors migrated, temporarily or permanently, to England, Scotland or Wales.

By default, it will also be useful to anyone carrying out research in those three nations, regardless of the origin of their ancestors.

The figures in parenthesis in the New Collections section are the numbers of records/images in the new record set.

Unless otherwise stated, the figures in parenthesis in the Updated Collections section reflect the number of records added to the collection in the recent update. In some instances, the supplier has not made this figure available. Where two figures are given, the first is the number of additions, the second is the new total.

Please note that I don't usually include updates of fewer than 1,000 records.


BritishNewspaperArchive (and shared with FindMyPast)

  • 10 new titles: The Selby Times   |  The Morning Leader   |  Eltham & District Times   |  Malton Gazette   |  Tunbridge Wells Weekly Express   |  Hampshire Post and Southsea Observer   |  Southampton Observer and Hampshire News   |  Stalybridge Reporter   |  Malton Messenger   |  Redcar and Saltburn-by-the-sea Gazette








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