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England and Wales FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
UK National Archives
1837-1915
62,793,107
This collection of indexed birth records from England and Wales was recorded by the General Register's Office (GRO). It contains millions of records documenting marriages from 1837 to 1915.
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Birth, Baptism and Confirmation Records
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Archives
1850-1940
3,041,454
This collection contains birth, baptism, and confirmation records from various Evangelical Lutheran Church in America congregations and range from the mid-19th century through the early 20th century. The information contained in the records varies from congregation to congregation (and sometimes from minister to minister). Information can include the child's name, date and place of birth, date and place of baptism, date and place of confirmation, parents' names, name and location of the church, the event type, the title of the original record book, and a digital image of the record.
West Virginia Birth Records
Courtesy FamilySearch.org
1853-1969
1,847,870
This collection West Virginia birth records comes covers 1853-1969. Information, when available, includes the person's name, gender; race; birth date and place; date and place of christening; age at christening; death date; age at death; parents' names, ages, and birthplaces; grandparents' names; and film number.
New Jersey Birth and Christening Index
Courtesy FamilySearch.org
1660-1931
1,600,243
Iowa Birth and Christening Index
FamilySearch
1857-1947
1,559,117
This collection contains birth, baptism and christening information from civil, church and other records. It is not a comprehensive database of all births in Iowa for this time period. Information varies by county, but can include name; date and place of birth; date of baptism; date of death; age at death; race; gender; father's name, age and birthplace; mother's name, age and birthplace; paternal grandparents' names; and maternal grandparents' names.
Wisconsin Birth and Christening Index
FamilySearch
1826-1908
1,403,966
This collection contains birth, baptism and christening information from civil, church and other records for 1826-1908. It is not a comprehensive database of all births in Wisconsin for this time period. Information varies by county, but can include name; gender; date and place of birth; date and place of christening; age at christening; date of death and age at death (for children who died near birth); race; father's name, age and birthplace; mother's name, age and birthplace; paternal grandparents' names; maternal grandparents' names; and FHL film number.
Minnesota Birth and Christening Index
FamilySearch
1840-1980
1,026,005
This collection contains birth, baptism and christening information from civil, church and other records. It is not a comprehensive database of all births in Iowa for this time period. Information varies by county, but can include name; gender; date and place of birth; date and place of christening; age at christening; date of death and age at death (for children who died near birth); race; father's name, age and birthplace; mother's name, age and birthplace; paternal grandparents' names; maternal grandparents' names; and FHL film number.
Wisconsin, Birth Index
Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services Vital Records Division
1820-1907
985,812
This collection contains an index of births prior to 1907. There may be some births recorded at the county level that are not included in this index from the Wisconsin Department of Health. Information in this index includes the name, birth date, county of birth, reel number, and record number.
Massachusetts Birth Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1569 - 1850
946,779
This collection of Massachusetts birth records was compiled by the New England Historic Genealogical Society and covers 1500 to 1850. When available, each record contains the full name, year, location, and link to the image of the record listing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts vital statistics books.
Michigan Birth and Christening Index
Courtesy FamilySearch.org
1867-1911
916,602
This collection Michigan birth and christening records comes from a variety of sources and overs 1867-1911. Not all counties for all years are included. Information, when available, includes the person's name, gender; race; birth date and place; date and place of christening; age at christening; death date; age at death; parents' names, ages, and birthplaces; grandparents' names; and film number.
New York City Birth Records
New York Department of Health
1891-1902
773,722
Maine, Birth Records
Maine State Archives
1621-1922
732,713
This collection of Maine birth records covers 1621-1922. Birth records before 1892 were not standardized; births that occurred in the state may not have been recorded. Information in this collection includes the child's name, date of birth, place of birth, and parents' names. A digital image of the record is included and may contain more information.
Indiana, Birth Index
Indiana Works Progress Administration
1880-1920
674,773
This collection contains the birth index compiled by the Indiana Works Progress Administration. When available, records contain the person's name, birth date, county of birth, gender, parents' names, and a reference to the WPA volume. This collection includes the following 31 counties: Adams, Allen, Boone, Cass, Clay, Davies, De Kalb, Harrison, Hendricks, Henry, Howard, Huntington, Jay, Johnson, Knox, Madison, Martin, Monroe, Morgan, Orange, Owen, Parke, Perry, Posey, Putnam, Spencer, Vanderburgh, Vigo, Warrick, and Washington.
Missouri, Early Birth Records
Missouri State Archives
1851-1910
668,370
This collection from the Missouri State Archives covers 1851 to 1910. Information varies by record, but could include the person's name, gender, race, birth date, birth place, parents' names, and parents' birth dates or ages. More information may be available on the digital image, which is provided when available.
New Hampshire, Birth and Christening Index
Courtesy FamilySearch.org
1714-1904
595,665
This collection of New Hampshire birth and christening records comes from a variety of sources and covers 1714-1904. Information, when available, includes the person's name, gender; race; birth date and place; date and place of christening; age at christening; death date; age at death; parents' names, ages, and birthplaces; grandparents' names; and film number.
Washington, County Birth Records
Washington State Archives
1883-1935
534,990
This collection contains birth records from county birth records on microfilm at the Washington State Archives. Information varies by record, but could contain the person's name, date and place of birth, gender, race, and the parents' names, ages, birthplaces and residence. When available, the record contains a digital image of the record
Kentucky, Birth Records, Early
Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives
1852-1910
425,181
Kentucky began keeping civil birth records as early as 1852. However, it was only required for ten years. Other attempts at birth registration ranged from 1874-1879 and 1892-1910. This collection from the Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives does not list all births in Kentucky from 1852-1910. Information in the records can include the name, gender, color/race, date and place of birth, parents' names, and the age and birthplace of the parents.
District of Columbia, Birth and Christening Index
Courtesy FamilySearch.org
1830-1955
324,995
This collection includes birth and christening records from the District of Columbia. You can learn more about this collection at the FamilySearch website listed below:
South Dakota, Birth Index
South Dakota Department of Health
1856-1903
319,195
This index covers births from 1856-1903. South Dakota did not require civil birth records until 1905. This index is for those birth records that were filed with the state at a later time. It does not include all births in the state for this time period.
Rhode Island, Birth Records
Ancestry.com
1636-1930
273,579
This collection of Rhode Island birth records covers 1636-1930. When available, the records provide the child's name, parents' names, and birth date. Not all counties are covered for all years.
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