Paisley paternity cases indexed

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Paisley paternity cases indexed

Scottish Indexes ( has added more cases to its Sheriff Court Paternity Decrees index at, covering Paisley Sheriff Court from 1833-37.The full list of available indexed cases to search is detailed at Chris For details on my genealogy guide books, including my recently released Discover Irish Land Records and Down and Out in Scotland: Researching Ancestral Crisis, please visit http://briSee all stories on this topic

550,000 Historical Videos Added to YouTube

We are all aware (though sometimes we forget) just how good YouTube is for looking for historical movies. Those that relate to events, to people and places. It is a fabulous resource for getting details of social history – the look, the era, the happenings of the time, the fashion and so on. Well now […]See all stories on this topic

Inspiring Genealogy Blogs – August 2015

Welcome to my latest Inspiring Genealogy Blog post. Here are a collection of posts that I’ve read during August that I’ve found intriguing, useful and/or inspiring. In this edition of Inspiring Genealogy Blog posts we have posts that cover:  mobilegeddon, desktop genealogy software, citations, labelling digital photos, is your research intellectual property?, and who owns […]See all stories on this topic

FindmyPast additions

FindmyPast ( has added the following collections:Manchester Electoral Registers Browse 1832-1900 Over 330,000 Manchester electoral registers are now available to browse. The Manchester Electoral Registers 1832-1900 include both the registers for local government elections; Citizens’ Rolls and Burgess Rolls, and the registers for Parliamentary Elections; Parliamentary Electoral Registers. The records are scanned copies of microfilms held at the Manchester Archives CentralSee all stories on this topic

Irish Newspaper Archive updated

The Irish Newspaper Archive ( has announced the following update:New Content in AugustIrish (Cork) Examiner 1841 – 1989 now online!Leinster Express1959, 1976, 1988 & 2000 (added) now online!Sligo Champion1950 – Current now online!Strabane Chronicle1908 – 1979 now online!Coming SoonIrish (Cork) Examiner1990 – 2003Kerry Evening Post1813-1917Strabane Chronicle1980 – CurrentMunster Express1860 – 1917COMMENT: Looking forward to the Munster Express coming soon!ChrisFor detailsSee all stories on this topic

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