Evangelical Lutheran Church in America church records to go online via Archives.com

Archives.com has announced a partnership with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) that will digitise and index a thousand reels of microfilm containing millions of baptism, confirmation, marriage, and funeral records.

The records dated from 1793 to 1940 and cover Lutheran congregations from across the USA, the indexes and related images expect to be online by the end of 2012.

More information can be found here.