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Birth, Marriage & Death Records (SSDI)
The Social Security Death Index (SSDI), obituary collection and many other vital records.

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A worldwide collection of millions of names in family trees submitted by members.

U.K. Census Collection
The full UK Census from 1841 to 1901, including original images of the census documents.

U.S. Military Records
Rich military records including original images of WWI draft cards and much more.

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Ship passenger lists, naturalization records, ship photos and much more.

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New Jewish Records
In conjunction with the American Jewish Historical Society and the Routes to Roots Foundation, we’ve just added to the largest collection of Jewish records available anywhere online.

New York 400th Anniversary
Because millions of people immigrated through New York, there are millions more of us who can trace our ancestry back to this cultural, philosophical and religious melting pot.

In honor of the 400th anniversary of the discovery of the Hudson River, we have added three more record collections from New York.