FindMyPast offers free access through July 6, 2016
PRESS RELEASE: JUNE 28, 2016
Findmypast celebrates 4 th of Julywith free access to more than 1 billion records
From June 29 th until July 6 th 2016, over 1 billion UK, US and Irish records will be completely free to search and explore on Findmypast
This includes all 118 million “Travel and Migration” records, 116 million US marriages, and all UK, Irish
Over 7 million new US Naturalisation recordsand over 1.7 million US Passport Applications have also been released, marking the first phase of two brand new collections ideal for uncovering early Salt Lake City, Utah, June 27 th 2016
Leading family history website, Findmypast, has just announced that they will be granting 8 days of free access to over 1 billion records as part of a new campaign designed to help US family historians learn more about their family’s path to red white and blue. This will include free access to their entire collection of Travel and Migration records, all US, UK and Irish censuses and all US marriage.
The campaign has been launched to coincide with this year’s 4 th of July celebrations and will provide customers with exciting new opportunities to uncover the pioneering immigrant ancestors who started their family’s American story.
Researchers will be provided with daily getting started guides, expert insights and useful how to videos designed to help them trace their family’s roots back to their earliest American Ancestors and beyond. A special webinar will be hosted by expert genealogist, Jen Baldwin, at 11:00 MDT, July 1st, in which she will be sharing essential tips and tricks for getting the most out of Naturalisation The campaign also coincides with the release of two new record sets that will prove incredibly useful to those looking to explore their family’s pre-American roots. Over 2 million US Passport Applications & Indexes (1795-1925), and over 7 million US Naturalisation Petitions have just been released in the initial phases of two brand new collections that will allow family historians to learn more about the first members of their family to become US citizens.
Over 1.1 billion records will be free to search and explore on Findmypast from June 29 th until July 6 th 2016. This will include free access to:
Over 106,000 US passenger list records
Over 116,000,000 US marriage records
Over 690,000,000 US & Canada census records
Over 265,000,000 UK & Irish census records
Over 10 million new and existing Naturalisation records
Over 1.7 million brand new US Passport applications
Passenger Lists Leaving UK 1890-1960
Over 827,000 convict transportation records
This vast collection of travel and migration records coupled with unique UK, Irish and US data, makes Findmypast the best place for tracing ancestors back across the Atlantic and uncovering their
English, Welsh, Irish or Scottish roots. Findmypast is home to more than 78 million exclusive UK