Wednesday, January 24, 2007


Archives of Ontario:
   Research Guides: explore digital collections of libraries, archives, museums, historical societies, community groups, government agencies and private collections in Ontario, all in one search. While you may find some surnames, you are much more likely to find places, groups and institutional names.

Ontario GenWeb:

Ontario Birth Registrations, 1869-1906:

Gateway to Ontario Cemeteries:

Ontario Obituaries:

Northern Ontario Canada Gravemarker Gallery: over 300 cemeteries completed. Work is continuing, and Murray welcomes your help! Kenora, Rainy River, Thunder Bay, Algoma, Manitoulin, Sudbury, Nipissing, Renfrew, Parry Sound, Muskoka, Temiskaming, Cochrane districts or regions are included.

Field of Stones - Pictures of pioneer or abandoned cemeteries in Ontario:

Wellington County Directory and Gazetteer 1867, Ontario, Canada:

How to use the CLRI (Ontario Land Records Index):,

Directory of all online Ontario Census records:

Ontario Genealogy Index (Olive Tree Genealogy):

The Evolution of Ontario's Borders, 1774-1912:

Marriages in Ontario, 1800-1924:

The Challenge of Locating Vital Records in Ontario/Upper Canada/Canada West -
Part 1: 1869-present:
Part 2: 1858-1869:
Part 3: pre-1858:
Part 4: more sources:
These articles were written in 1998 and some of the links may be very out of date. -Fawne Stratford-Devai

Book: Index of Passengers who emigrated to Canada between 1817 & 1849, compiled and edited by John A. Acton, pub: the Toronto Branch of OGS, 1999. Index of names, year, reference source (vol., page and NAC film no.). NAC microfilm can be ordered ILL to get the details.

Map of Southern Ontario, including counties and townships:

Toronto Public Library - Early directories:

Toronto Tax Assessment rolls (also 1901 Toronto Census):

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom. - General Patton

Labels: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home