Heritage Room Announces New Database: Find My Past
The Heritage Room is pleased to present our new subscription to the database FindMyPast.com. FindMyPast provides access to:
- British newspaper archives from England, Wales and Scotland
- Parish records from across England and Wales dating back to 1538
- Passenger lists of ships leaving the UK 1890-1960 to the U.S., Canada and Australia
- British Army records 1760-1915
- English, Welsh, Irish and Scottish records dating back to 1700, including school admissions, workhouse registers and apprenticeships records
- Irish court records
- Canadian records and newspaper archives
- Extensive records from Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands and Papua New Guinea.
There are over 1.5 billion historical records on findmypast.com and you have access to them ONLY at your local branch of the Athens Regional Library System.