fredag 16. desember 2011

RootsWeb Removes its Free SSDI Database

This is for my Norwegian genealogy friends that don't subscribe to Ancestry. Since Social Security Death Index has been an important resource for us - looking for our relatives in the US, this is sort of serious news.

From Genealogy Insider; - Diane Haddad;

"One of the free resources we’ve recommended for years to search the online Social Security Death Index (SSDI) has been taken offline.

RootsWeb’s SSDI database is no longer available, with a message that
Due to sensitivities around the information in this database..............."
To read the whole thing go here

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