What’s Coming on Ancestry UK

New Collections coming include

Glamorganshire, Wales, Electoral Registers, 1832-1978 —35,226,372 records and 455,794 images being added. It’s an Ancestry exclusive.

Staffordshire Parish Register Indexes\ — 7,176,340 records being added

Diocese of Lichfield and Coventry, England, Indexes of Wills and Probate, 1518-1858 — 504,135 records being added

UK, Blitz 80th Anniversary Artwork, 1940-1941 —80 records and images being added. Exclusive to Ancestry.

Updates coming

Welsh Parish Records. Updates include place data including Denbighshire, Glamorgan, Brecknockshire and Anglesey, so that names are both more accurate as well as enabling users to search for both Welsh and English place names

UK and Ireland, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 — Improving keying accuracy and completeness for passengers travelling on Montserrat and Windrush ships

UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960 — Adding records for ‘War Brides’ – passengers travelling after WWII to Canada and US after/before marrying servicemen in the UK.

 

One Reply to “What’s Coming on Ancestry UK”

  1. My husband’s grandmother was a war bride, but she travelled in 1944, so she won’t be included? I’ve yet to find her, with Sean’s father who was a toddler, on any passenger records.

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