Thursday, March 27, 2008


WorldVitalRecords Blog » Find My Past Partners With, Inc.: "PROVO, UT, March, 2008 —Find My Past, a family history and genealogy website based in London, England, containing over 550 million family history records recently announced its partnership with, Inc. to bring UK Censuses online at (a service of, Inc.).

“I really admire what Paul is doing at We are excited to have our census records as part of the’s subscription because it will make our census records more accessible to an American audience who probably wouldn’t think of using our company as the first place to look for these records,” said Elaine Collins, Commercial Director, Find My Past. “We are also excited for this partnership because has a successful track record and will continue to succeed in the genealogical industry.”

The UK census records comprise’s largest database in the World Collection. As part of this agreement, WorldVitalRecords has already added the 1861, 1881 and 1891 censuses to its collection. These records are the official civil registration records for England and Wales from 1837 to the present (2008). More census records will be periodically posted county by county throughout the year. These censuses include images, and also a key-word searchable index."

“We have worked with UK data archives—the academic offshoot of University of Essex—to enhance our data and to make sure it is the most accurate and searchable product that is available on the market. We are constantly improving it as well,” Collins said.


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