Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Ancestry.com to Partner with NEHGS
Posted by Diane
At a reception it hosted tonight at the Federation of
Genealogical Societies conference, Ancestry.com CEO Tim Sullivan and New
England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) marketing director Tom Champoux
announced a new partnership.
NEHGS’ historical records, which Champoux says date back up
to 400 years, will be part of Ancestry.com’s World Archives Project . The
digitized records and their indexes will be accessible to subscribers of
Ancestry.com or NewEnglandAncestors.org (NEHGS’ Web site). Update: The indexes will be free.
The records to be digitized are as yet unspecified. (Sullivan
was tight-lipped in general due to Ancestry.com’s pending IPO filing with
We'll keep keeping you updated with conference news.
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Wednesday, September 02, 2009 10:27:06 PM (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)