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Searching for relatives in the USA

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MartinHill Report 29 Jan 2021 16:09

Hi does anyone have any experience on searching records in the USA from the 1940s to the present day. Many thanks



ErikaH Report 29 Jan 2021 16:17

Try Ancestry

Or the phone book

Members can't pass on info about living people without their permission - GDPR


MartinHill Report 29 Jan 2021 16:39

Thanks Erica. Do they have a BDM as we do?


ErikaH Report 29 Jan 2021 16:43

Can't give a definitive answer on that.

You could google



nameslessone Report 29 Jan 2021 16:54

I’m fairly sure they don’t have a BDM site like ours.

You will need Ancestry world. Many libraries are currently allowing online access to Ancestry Library edition which is similar or the same as World. You just need a library card.
Some countries don’t allow access to BDM’s for a specific period of time.


MartinHill Report 29 Jan 2021 17:59

Great stukk thanks I shall give it a go.