Monday, May 21, 2007

FOOTNOTE.COM TEAMS WITH FAMILY SEARCH TO RELEASE REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSION FILES

-Revolutionary War Pension Files Will Be Available For Free at All Family History Centers Worldwide-

This announcement was made last Thursday by Footnote.com


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Lindon, Utah – May 15, 2007 –Today, Footnote.com announced an agreement with FamilySearch, historically known as the Genealogical Society of Utah, a nonprofit organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. FamilySearch is the world’s largest repository of genealogical information.

This new partnership brings together two organizations that will utilize their combined resources to digitize and make available many large historical collections. The first project will be the three million U.S. Revolutionary War Pension files which will be published for the first time online in their entirety.

Click here to read the full press release announcement.

This is truly an exciting time to be a genealogist!

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