Canada

 Canada

Provinces: AB BC MB ON NB NF NS NT NU PE QC SK YK

Canadian Censuses
1825 Census of Lower Canada (now Quebec)
1831 Census of Lower Canada (now Quebec)
1842 Census of Canada East (now Quebec)
1842 Census of Canada West (now Ontario)
1851 Census of Canada (QC, ON, NB, NS)
1861 Census of Canada (QC, ON, NB, NS, PE)
1870 Census of Manitoba
1871 Census of Canada
1871 Census of Canada
1881 Census Index
1891 Census Index
1901 Census of Canada
1906 Census of Northwest Canada (Prairie provinces)
1911 Census of Canada
1916 Census of Northwest Canada (Prairie provinces)
1921 Census of Canada


Government Offices, Archives and Libraries
Canadian Archival Information Network
Canadian Parliament
Government of Canada
National Library and Archives Canada


Military
Canadian War Museum
Royal Canadian Air Force – useful to anyone with interest in the history of the RCAF – but indexed data on personnel who served 1930-45 is also online.
Royal Canadian Legion obits – over 88,000 names
The Canadian Anglo-Boer War Museum
Books of Remembrance
Canadian Military Heritage Project
Juno Beach Centre – commemoration of Canada’s role in WWII
The Memory Project – immigrant experiences & veteran’s memories


GenWeb
Canada


Early Canada
Early Canadiana Online – millions of pages of scanned records from early Canadian times (naturally excludes Western Canada). Many records are only freely available if accessed at member institutions
Emigrant’s Directory and Guide to Obtain Lands and Effect a Settlement in the Canadas (published 1833) – this is the full text!


General Resources
Canadian Genealogical Projects Registry
Canada full text obituaries
Newspaper Abstracts – full text
Free Canada Adoption / Family Search and Reunion – Facebook closed group
Atlas of Canada – 1906 through 1995 editions
BirthQuest
Canadian Geographical Names – Natural Resources Canada
Canadian Historical Maps
Canadian Newspapers Online
Canadiana – The Canadian Resource Page
Cyndi’s Canada list
Cyndi’s Ships & Passenger List
Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
Find a Grave – Canada
Cemetery List – Canada
Genealogy in Time – a free online genealogy magazine
Home Children – searchable database of submitted names
Home Children & other Young Immigrants to Canada
Home Children – National Archives searchable database
Immigrants to Canada
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
Inflation Calculator – put old land values, purchases into current dollars
Local Histories Online
Mailing Lists
Obituaries Help – Based on Ontario, obituaries can be found from both Canadian and American newspapers.
OCFA-List of Canadian Genealogy Links
Prairie Land Records finding Aid
www.yourhistory.ca for local histories that may still be in print


Specific Groups
Online Institute for Advanced Loyalist Studies
Acadian/French Canadian Resources – be prepared for some stirring music!
Acadian Genealogy HomePage
Acadian Links
Black Loyalists
Canadian Friends Historical Association
Francogene
French Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan
Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada
Loyal-List Surname listing from Calgary Branch members of the UELAC
Making of Treaty 8 in Canada’s Northwest
Mennonite Encyclopedia
Metis Families
Metis, furtraders…
North American Metis
Photographic History Society of Canada
Ukrainian History in Canada
UEL – United Empire of Loyalists Association in Canada (Calgary Branch)