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Guide to '''Canada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 
Guide to '''Canada genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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==Country Information==
 
==Country Information==
 
Canada is a country in North America bordered by the [[United States Genealogy|United States]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]] and [[England Genealogy|Great Britain]]. The official languages are English and French.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Canada," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada, accessed 24 March 2016.</ref>
 
Canada is a country in North America bordered by the [[United States Genealogy|United States]]. It was formerly a colony of [[France Genealogy|France]] and [[England Genealogy|Great Britain]]. The official languages are English and French.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Canada," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada, accessed 24 March 2016.</ref>
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<h3>Getting Started with Canada Research</h3>
 
<h3>Getting Started with Canada Research</h3>
 
Links to articles on getting started with Canada research.
 
Links to articles on getting started with Canada research.
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*[[GuidedResearch:Canada|Guided Research]]
 
*[[How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada|How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada]]  
 
*[[How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada|How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada]]  
 
*[[How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor|How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor]]  
 
*[[How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor|How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor]]  
 
*[[Canada Research Tips and Strategies|Research Strategies]]
 
*[[Canada Research Tips and Strategies|Research Strategies]]
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*[https://royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/sites/default/files/sites/default/files/images/genealogy_guide_2018_0.pdf British Columbia Archives Research Guide to Genealogy]
 
:[[Canada Genealogy#More Canada Research Strategies|''See More Research Strategies'']]
 
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==Canada Clickable Map==
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== Canada Clickable Map ==
 
Click on the map below to go to the province or territory's Wiki article listing more information.
 
Click on the map below to go to the province or territory's Wiki article listing more information.
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==Provinces and Territories==
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== Provinces and Territories ==
Genealogy records are kept on the state level in Canada. Click on a state below to go to the state Wiki article listing more information.
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Genealogy records are kept on the provincial level in Canada. Click on a province below to go to the Wiki article listing more information.
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*[[Alberta Genealogy|Alberta]]
 
*[[British Columbia Genealogy|British Columbia]]
 
*[[Manitoba Genealogy|Manitoba]]
 
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*[[New Brunswick Genealogy|New Brunswick]]
 
*[[Newfoundland and Labrador|Newfoundland &amp; Labrador]]
 
*[[Northwest Territories Genealogy|Northwest Territories]]
 
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*[[Nova Scotia Genealogy|Nova Scotia]]
 
*[[Nunavut Genealogy|Nunavut]]
 
*[[Ontario Genealogy|Ontario]]
 
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*[[Prince Edward Island Genealogy|Prince Edward Island]]
 
*[[Quebec Genealogy|Quebec]]
 
*[[Saskatchewan Genealogy|Saskatchewan]]
 
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*[[Yukon Genealogy|Yukon]]
 
 
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  <li>[[Alberta, Canada Genealogy|Alberta]]</li>
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  <li>[[British Columbia, Canada Genealogy|British Columbia]]</li>
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  <li>[[Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Genealogy|Newfoundland &amp; Labrador]]</li>
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  <li>[[Northwest Territories, Canada Genealogy|Northwest Territories]]</li>
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==More Canada Research Strategies==
 
==More Canada Research Strategies==
 
Research strategies give guidance on how to research or what records to search for first.  Below are additional research strategy Wiki articles for Canada.
 
Research strategies give guidance on how to research or what records to search for first.  Below are additional research strategy Wiki articles for Canada.
*[http://fchsm.org/research/rp-l/1013.pdf French-Canadian Genealogy-Sources and Resources]. &nbsp;How and where to locate original records or reliable secondary records and further details about the lives of ancestors, in addition to names, dates, and places.
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Canada/Canada.pdf BYU Canada Research Outline] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from BYU Library, 2001.
 
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Canada/Canada.pdf BYU Canada Research Outline] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from BYU Library, 2001.
 
*[http://www.immigrationdirect.ca/tracing-family-history-canada-immigration-citizenship-genealogy-guide/ Tracing Family History: Canada Immigration and Citizenship] - Genealogy Guide
 
*[http://www.immigrationdirect.ca/tracing-family-history-canada-immigration-citizenship-genealogy-guide/ Tracing Family History: Canada Immigration and Citizenship] - Genealogy Guide
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Research tools can include resources that assist in locating correct records to search and determining the correct locality to search in.  Below are links and Wiki articles to research tools in Canada.
 
Research tools can include resources that assist in locating correct records to search and determining the correct locality to search in.  Below are links and Wiki articles to research tools in Canada.
 
*Digital images of the Census of Canada are available at [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/index-e.html Library and Archives Canada].  
 
*Digital images of the Census of Canada are available at [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/index-e.html Library and Archives Canada].  
*[http://www2.canadiana.ca/en/home Early Canadiana Online] - online collection of early Canadian print heritage.  
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*[http://eco.canadiana.ca/ Early Canadiana Online] - online collection of early Canadian print heritage.
*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Canada/Canada.pdf Family History Library Research Outline - contains out-of-date links
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/the-french-documents-pages/the-french-documents(english) '''BYU Script French Tutorials''']
  
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
 
==FamilySearch Resources==
Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.
 
*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
 
*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=Canada] - Canada online genealogy courses
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/results.html?q=Canada Canada online genealogy courses]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=CANADA Familysearch Canada records collections]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=CANADA Familysearch Canada records collections]  
*[https://familysearch.org/ask/help#localResource Family History Center locator map]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/#localResource Family History Center locator map]
  
 
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Guide to Canada genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Canada Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Canada Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
Moderator
The FamilySearch moderator for Canada is Baird

Country Information[edit | edit source]

Canada is a country in North America bordered by the United States. It was formerly a colony of France and Great Britain. The official languages are English and French.[1]

Getting Started[edit | edit source]

Getting Started with Canada Research

Links to articles on getting started with Canada research.

See More Research Strategies

Canada Research Tools

Links to articles and websites that assist in Canada research.

See More Research Tools
Ask the FamilySearch Community

Canada Clickable Map[edit | edit source]

Click on the map below to go to the province or territory's Wiki article listing more information.

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Provinces and Territories[edit | edit source]

Genealogy records are kept on the provincial level in Canada. Click on a province below to go to the Wiki article listing more information.

More Canada Research Strategies[edit | edit source]

Research strategies give guidance on how to research or what records to search for first. Below are additional research strategy Wiki articles for Canada.

More Canada Research Tools[edit | edit source]

Research tools can include resources that assist in locating correct records to search and determining the correct locality to search in. Below are links and Wiki articles to research tools in Canada.

FamilySearch Resources[edit | edit source]

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in researching your family.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Canada," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada, accessed 24 March 2016.