BERRIEN SPRINGS -- The Berrien County Historical Association has announced the latest updates to its computerized indexes to local genealogical records, "Berrien County Roots."

The newest addition includes an index to nearly 1,000 probate court minors estates from 1833 to the end of the 19th century. "Berrien County Roots" allows genealogists and historians to do research at home and order photocopies of original records through the mail.