Findmypast weekly update

Three sets of additions to English records appear on Findmypast this week.

Lincolnshire Baptisms
This is the largest addition this week, with 216,638 new records covering 1754-1812 and 269 churches and chapels across the county. Typically, you can find transcription and linked images of the original record including the parents’ names and the date of the baptism. Records are sourced from the Lincolnshire Archives.

Suffolk Marriage Index
A further 52,387 records have been added to this transcription set from the Suffolk Family History Society. It covers 1813-1837 and over 500 churches. You’ll normally find  name, marital status and parish, plus that of their spouse, and the date and place of the marriage.

National School Admissions Register
Recently FMP has been focusing on Yorkshire for additions to this collection. This week its 5,709 transcript records for Halifax, where you’ll find name, address, father’s name and occupation, and sometimes notes on their exam results and reasons for absence.

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