Ancestry Updates Obituary Collections

Mostly derived from newspaper listings are the following updates.

Canada, Obituary Collection, 1898-Current now has 10,878,408 items, that’s up from 9,387,518 last June

U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-Current has 198,633,254 items, updated from 191,120,426 last June.

UK and Ireland, Obituary Index, 2004-2019 now with 6,700,836 records, up from 6,470,815 last June.

Australia and New Zealand, Obituary Index, 2004-Current 2,093,598 records, up from 1,982,265  last June.

Caribbean, Obituary Index, 2003-2019 with 97,330 records.

Also updated, based on scouring web postings, is:

U.S., Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, 1847-Current with 101,800,384 records.


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