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Ontario 1861 Census Index.

Federal Census of 1871 : Ontario, Canada Index. This database contains the names of the heads of households in the Province of Ontario as they were recorded in April 1871 in the official enumeration of the population of Canada.

Index to the 1911 Census of Canada : Ontario.

Ontario Census Project Search 1841-1901 (partial)

Surnames of Ontario, Canada : Surnames of Ontario is designed to help bring together researchers interested in the same surname.

OGSPI. This Ontario Genealogical Society Provincial Index - abreviated OGSPI - is a hypertext library established in 1997 as a volunteer project to index an unlimited range of genealogical information on Ontario families. There are currently over 3 million names in more than 78,000 files.

Ontario Birth Registrations. The site has been created to house transcriptions of Ontario birth registrations covering the period 1869 to 1908, and has a good representation of most Ontario counties and districts.

Miscellaneous Ontario Birth Registrations. These 900 entries roughly cover the period 1866 to 1905 and encompass a number of counties and cities in Ontario.

Ontario, Canada Marriage Registrations 1800 - 1927. Over 75,000 marriages online.

Ontario Death Registrations

Ontario Deaths 1869-1947. Name index of Ontario, Canada death registration entries. Registration entries for 1939-1947 are for overseas deaths only.

Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid. The Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid is a pointer database consisting of the surnames, cemetery name and location of over 2 million interments from several thousand cemeteries, cairns, memorials, and cenotaphs in Ontario Canada.

Early Ontario Records. Transcriptions from old copies of the Papers and Records of the Ontario Historical Society.

Miscellaneous Deaths from Ontario Archives microfilm MS 935

Upper Canada Land Board (1765-1804) : The Land Boards were created in 1789 to oversee land matters and facilitate settlement in what is now Ontario. This research tool includes more than 16,400 references to the Upper Canada Land Board records.

Name Index to Upper Canada Sundries 1766 to 1815 : Sundries include petitions for land, requests for government jobs, military communications, people wanting to settle in Upper Canada, testimonies regarding traitors, petitions for clemency, and many other matters.

Upper Canada Land Book C. Lists the Land Petitions of hundreds of people who requested government land in 1796 and 1797.

Name Index to the Second Report of the Bureau of Archives for the Province of Ontario (Canada). A 2 volume set of books which contain the record of claims for losses for more than 1,200 persons who fled to Canada during and immediately after the American Revolutionary War. Images of the Index for these books are online.

Victims of the steamer Asia disaster in Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada September 14th, 1882. As reported by The Dominion Annual Register and Review, 1882 (published in 1883).

A list of those who left on the ship King William for Quebec : Downton, Wiltshire Emigrants April 7, 1836. On April 7, 1836, the parish of Downton saw almost 10% of it's population leave in a parish sponsored emigration to the wilds of Upper Canada. 220 souls from the parish of Downton, along with 59 others from Standlynch and Whiteparish left on the 380 ton King William.

Upper Canada and Canada West Naturalization Records (1828-1850). Before 1947, foreigners could petition for naturalization. Library and Archives Canada holds several naturalization registers for Upper Canada/Canada West (now Ontario), for the years 1828 to 1850 only, organized by year within each county. This research tool contains 3,344 references.

Northeastern Ontario, Canada Gravemarker Gallery

Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register, Ontario, Canada 1825-1910

ARCHEION. ARCHEION is a searchable gateway to online descriptions of archival fonds and collections found in archives across Ontario, Canada.

HMS Buffalo 1813-1840. Convicts transported to Australia for their participation in the 1838-39 Canadian rebellions. List of names extracted from the book "HMS BUFFALO" by Robert Sexton published 1984.

1856 Emigrants, County Louth, Ireland : Young Louth women, who emigrated in 1856 mainly to Canada West, via Drogheda, Liverpool and New York.

Emigration From Cork Ireland to Upper Canada, 1823

Great Lakes Maritime Personnel Online Database

Ontario, Canada Marriages with Tipperary, Ireland connections, 1857-1922 : by brides - by grooms

CAN-ONT-CENSUS-1871 Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: Requesting lookups and posting errors, oddities and irregularities in the online, CDROM, LDS and original versions of the 1871 Census of Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

CA-ONT-CEMETERIES Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone requiring genealogical research assistance related to cemeteries found in Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Addington County : See Lennox & Addington County


  • Algoma District

    Vidal Survey 1846 Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada

    CAN-ONT-ALGOMA Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Algoma District, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada Parish Registers 1870 to 1910. Now Precious Blood Cathedral. Records are in Latin, French or English.

    Register of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Roman Catholic Church, Garden River, Algoma District, Ontario, Canada 1856-1930. Many Native and Metis surnames. Most of the records are in French or Latin.

    Wills in the Algoma District Land Office, Ontario, Canada 1864-1955

    Bruce Mines Heritage (Algoma District, Ontario, Canada). A collection of biographies and family histories.


  • Brant County

    Brantford, Ontario, Canada Births, Marriages, Deaths Index. This index covers birth, marriage, and death notices appearing in the Brantford Expositor. 1852-1916 (weekly) (some years are missing on the microfilm), 1917-1940 (daily), 1960-1984 (daily), 1988-2004 (daily).

    1847 Brantford Voters List, Brant County, Ontario, Canada

    Ontario Directory of 1851 : Ayr (Ayers), Brant County

    Ontario Directory of 1851 : Brantford, Brant County

    Ontario Directory of 1851 : City of Paris, Brant County

    Brant County, Ontario Biographical Sketches (From Warner and Beers History of Brant County 1883) : City of Brantford A to L - City of Brantford M to Z - Brantford Township, Part 1 - Brantford Township, Part 2 - Burford Township - Oakland and Onandaga Townships - South Dumfries Township - Tuscarora Township

    Brant County, Ontario, Canada Vital Records (partial, as contributed)

    CAN-ONT-BRANT Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Brant County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Virtual War Memorial for Brantford and the County of Brant, Ontario, Canada

    Nurses 1888-1959 - Brantford General Hospital, Brant County, Ontario, Canada : Surnames A to L - M to Z

    Early Brantford Town Officers, Brant County, Ontario, Canada

    Brant County, Ontario, Canada Paris & Ayr Road Company - 1850 Stockholders

    Name index to the book A Glimpse of the Past, A Centennial History of Brantford and Brant County (Ontario, Canada). Published in 1966.


  • Bruce County

    Excerpts from 1867 Directory of the County of Bruce, Canada West

    Carrick Marriages (Bruce County, Ontario) 1870-1894 (archived Web page - may be unavailable, incomplete, or slow to respond).

    Townships of Carrick, Howick, Minto and Normanby, Ontario, Canada Births 1861-1899 (Carrick Township is located in Bruce County, Howick Township in Huron County, Minto Township in Wellington County, Normanby Township in Grey County) : A to C - D to H - K to Z

    Normanby and Carrick, Ontario Marriages. Normanby Evangelical 1892-1900 (Grey County), and Carrick 1870-1885 (Bruce County).

    Benchmarks : A History of Eastnor Township and Lion's Head (Bruce County, Ontario). Book online. Includes family stories and index of family names.

    County of Huron, Kincardine (County of Bruce) and Lucknow (County of Bruce) directory, 1881 (Ontario, Canada)

    CAN-ONT-BRUCE Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Bruce County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Misc. Bruce County, Ontario Obituaries


  • Carleton County (Ottawa)

    Misc. Marriage Records, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada : Part 1 - Part 2

    Some Early Deaths in Huntley Township, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada

    British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (Canada) Members' Surname Interests

    Ottawa area, Ontario, Canada Cemetery Search. This database contains names in cemeteries that have been catalogued by Ottawa Branch or the Ontario Genealogical Society.

    CAN-ONT-CARLETON Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Carleton County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Ontario, Canada Misc. Census Transcriptions. Misc. census transcriptions for the following counties : Carleton, Lambton, Lanark, and Middlesex.

    Beyond our Memory : a history of Fitzroy Township (Carleton County, Ontario). Online edition of this local history book with an extensive 'Families' section. Published in 1989.

    St. Clare's RC Church Registers, (1891-1910) at Dwyer Hill, Carleton County, Ontario

    St. Phillip's RC Church Births, Richmond, Carleton County, Ontario 1836-1845

    The Hebe and the Stakesby, 1823: Pioneers from Ireland to the Ottawa, Canada Area

    Some Early Marriages in Huntley Township, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada

    Some Early Births in Huntley Township, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada (1837-1914)


  • Cochrane District (Created in 1921 from parts of Timiskaming and Thunder Bay districts)

    CAN-ONT-COCHRANE Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Cochrane District, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Dundas County : Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry


  • Durham County : See Northumberland and Durham


  • Elgin County

    1842 Census Index, Malahide Township, Elgin County, Canada West / Ontario

    Surrogate Court Records for the London District and Elgin County, Ontario, Canada (1800-1900)

    New Glasgow Cemetery, Aldborough Township, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada

    Plains Baptist Cemetery, Union & Sparta Rd., Elgin Co., Ont. Canada. Published in 1963.

    CAN-ONT-ELGIN Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Elgin, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Essex County

    Diane's Database. A work in progress - Nearly 150,000 entries. Includes all of the French Canadians who settled in Detroit, Michigan and Sandwich/Windsor, Ontario prior to 1783, Scottish Peers and the descents of French Canadian & American Immigrants from Medieval Noble & Royal Families.

    Index of Marriages of the Western District (Essex County), Ontario, Canada 1772-1848

    Essex County, Ontario Birth Registration Index 1865-1905 (partial)

    Commemorative biographical record of the county of Essex, Ontario. Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and many of the early settled families. Free online edition of this book published in 1905.

    CAN-ONT-ESSEX Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Essex, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Frontenac County

    Inhabitants of Kingston, Upper Canada, 1796. As transcribed from 'Kingston Before The War of 1812'.

    Baptisms 1853 to 1916 in Frontenac and Lennox & Addington Counties, Ontario, Canada (partial)

    Island Cemeteries : Amherst Island in Lennox and Addington County, Howe Island and Wolfe Island in Frontenac County.

    CAN-ONT-FRONTENAC Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Frontenac, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Glengarry County : See Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry


  • Grenville County : See Leeds & Grenville


  • Grey County

    Durham, Ontario, Canada Obituaries

    Gazetteer and Directory of the County of Grey for the Year 1865-66 by William Wye Smith (Ontario, Canada). Almost 7600 names of residents taken from the assessment rolls for 1864.

    1901 Census of Canada for Ontario, District #65 (North Grey) Derby Division (a1) (archived pdf document)

    Townships of Carrick, Howick, Minto and Normanby, Ontario, Canada Births 1861-1899 (Carrick Township is located in Bruce County, Howick Township in Huron County, Minto Township in Wellington County, Normanby Township in Grey County) : A to C - D to H - K to Z

    Normanby and Carrick, Ontario Marriages. Normanby Evangelical 1892-1900 (Grey County), and Carrick 1870-1885 (Bruce County).

    CAN-ONT-GREY Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Grey, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    CAN-ON-NORMANBY Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Normanby Township, Grey County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Beautiful stoney Keppel : including the village of Shallow Lake, 1855-1986. History of Keppel Township, Grey County, Ontario published in 1986. Includes several lists of names and a chapter on families.


  • Haldimand County

    CAN-ONT-HALDIMAND Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Haldimand, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Haliburton County

    CAN-ONT-HALIBURTON Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Haliburton, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Halton County

    Gore District Debtors Gaol Records 1832 to 1849, Ontario, Canada.

    Index to Cemeteries for the Counties of Halton and Peel, Ontario, Canada : This index to Halton & Peel cemeteries currently contains 206 locations, of which 144 have been recorded and published, and these contain 14,176 surnames.

    Indexes to Census, Halton County, Ontario 1842 - 1901

    Lorne Scots Regiment Enrolment Database, Halton, Ontario.

    Georgetown, Ontario, Canada Land Records Index

    Halton, Ontario, Canada Surrogate Court Index (1855-1900)

    Halton, Ontario Newspaper Index : Search for a News Article, or for Birth, Marriages or Death by Name back to 1864.

    Halton's Historical Directories

    CAN-ONT-HALTON Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Halton, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Hastings County

    The 1851 Canadian Census of Hastings County, Ontario, Canada

    Hastings County, Ontario 1861 Census

    Pioneers of Hastings County, Ontario, Canada. Exerpts from the Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Hastings and Prince Edward, 1878.

    Old Wesleyan Methodist, Frankford, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada

    CAN-ONT-HASTINGS Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Hastings County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Hastings Militia Return, 1834 (Hastings County, Ontario, Canada)

    Clergy Graves in Hastings County, Ontario, Canada

    Burials in Hastings County, Ontario Cemeteries of People born before the year 1800

    Hastings County, Ontario, Canada Cemeteries

    Quinte Persons Over 80 Years Old in 1893/94, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada

    North Hastings County, Ontario, Canada Surname Interests

    Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society Names Index Database. Over 500,000 names. This growing database includes names from the hundreds of genealogies, family histories, pedigree charts and many of the published works in the Branch research library. The Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS) covers the Bay of Quinte area that includes Hastings, Prince Edward and southeastern Northumberland counties in Ontario, Canada.


  • Huron County

    Huron County, Ontario Convictions, Dec. 1867 to March 1868

    Miscellaneous Ontario Births. from Galt, Waterloo County (1870); Goderich, Huron County (1870-1875); and Grey Township, Huron County (1871.)

    Townships of Carrick, Howick, Minto and Normanby, Ontario, Canada Births 1861-1899 (Carrick Township is located in Bruce County, Howick Township in Huron County, Minto Township in Wellington County, Normanby Township in Grey County) : A to C - D to H - K to Z

    County of Huron, Kincardine (County of Bruce) and Lucknow (County of Bruce) directory, 1881 (Ontario, Canada)

    CAN-ONT-HURON Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Huron County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    CAN-ON-HOWICK Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Howick Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Between the Fences 'Supplementary' : Usborne Township, 1842-1995 (Huron County, Ontario). Online edition of this local history book published in 1996. Includes family and farm histories, family photos, wedding photos, and more.


  • Kenora District

    Beyond the Bridge : Sioux Narrows (Kenora District, Ontario, Canada). Online edition of this local history book published in 1985. Has a nearly 200 page family histories section.


  • Kent County (Now the Municipality of Chatham-Kent)

    Commemorative biographical record of the county of Kent, Ontario. Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and many of the early settled families. Free online edition of this book published in 1904.

    The Camden colony, or, The seed of the righteous : a story of the United Empire Loyalists, with genealogical tables (Camden, Kent County, Ontario, Canada)

    Gosnell Cemetery Records, Highgate, Kent County, Ontario. Published in 1963.


  • Lambton County

    Misc. Marriage Records, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada

    Name Index to 1906 Commemorative Biographical Record, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada

    Name Index to 1880 Belden's Historical Atlas, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada

    People from Lambton County, Ontario, Canada and Elsewhere in Ontario who were married in St. Clair County, Michigan 1839-1898

    Ontario, Canada Misc. Census Transcriptions. Misc. census transcriptions for the following counties : Carleton, Lambton, Lanark, and Middlesex.

    Misc. Lambton County, Ontario Obituaries

    Misc. Ontario Deaths 1884-1911 : Mainly Lambton County

    Commemorative biographical record of the county of Lambton, Ontario. Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and many of the early settled families. Free online edition of this book published in 1906.

    County of Lambton gazetteer and general business directory, for 1864-5 (Ontario, Canada)


  • Lanark County

    Misc. Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Marriages

    1816-1822 Settlers of Beckwith Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada. Civilian Settlers who were eligible for Crown Land Patents/Grants.

    1820-1822 Settlers of Lanark County, Ontario, Canada : Dalhousie, Lanark, North Sherbrooke & Ramsay Townships.

    1884 Voters List, Montague Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada

    St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Marriages, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada 1830-1857. Performed by Rev. Thomas Clarke Wilson & Rev. William Bain.

    Passenger Lists : Settlers to Lanark County, Ontario, Canada

    St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Births 1830-1865

    St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Marriages, Perth Lanark County, Ontario, Canada 1858-1887 : Performed by Rev. William Bain and Rev. M. MacGillivray.

    Methodist Church Records, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada : Marriages 1858-1896

    First Presbyterian Church, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Marriages 1817-1857 by Rev. William Bell.

    St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Marriages 1858-1893, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada

    Ontario, Canada Misc. Census Transcriptions. Misc. census transcriptions for the following counties : Carleton, Lambton, Lanark, and Middlesex.

    St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada Births 1830-1881

    Misc. Wesleyan Methodist Birth Records, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada

    Methodist Church Circuit Records, Perth, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada : Births 1811-1845


  • Leeds & Grenville (United Counties)

    Marriages performed by Rev. William Smart of Brockville, Elizabethtown, Upper Canada, 1812-1842 There are approximately 950 marriages listed.

    Registers of the United Anglican Mission of Williamsburgh, Matilda, Osnabruck, and Edwardsburgh 1790-1886. Williamsburgh, Matilda et Osnabruck are located in the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Edwardsburgh is located in the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville.

    Loyalists in Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

    Births, deaths and marriages listed in the Kemptville advance 1891 - 1920 : 25 volumes of this collection have been digitized. Enter Kemptville in the title field and hit 'Search' to access the publications.


  • Lennox & Addington County

    Quinte Area Cemetery Transcriptions, Ontario, Canada : Lennox & Addington County and Prince Edward County.

    Loyalist Ancestors of Members of the Bay of Quinte Branch (Ontario) of the United Empire Loyalists' Association of Canada (archived Web site : not always available).

    Baptisms 1853 to 1916 in Frontenac and Lennox & Addington Counties, Ontario, Canada (partial)

    Voters Lists, South Fredericksburgh Township, County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada 1885, 1893, 1901, 1961 and 1964. Also Ernestown 1939.

    Fredericksburgh Township, County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada Birth & Baptisms up to 1900

    1851 Census, Adolphustown Township and Fredericksburgh Township, County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada

    Early Settlers of Early Settlers of the Adolphustown-Fredericksburgh area, County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada

    Fredericksburgh Township, County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada Deaths & Obituaries

    Fredericksburgh Township, County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada Marriages up to 1925

    Island Cemeteries : Amherst Island in Lennox and Addington County, Howe Island and Wolfe Island in Frontenac County.

    CAN-ON-LENNOX-ADDINGTON Mailing List at Rootsweb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the County of Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.


  • Lincoln County

    Register of Marriages from St. George's Church, St. Catharines, Lincoln County, Ontario, Canada 1843-1892

    Welland Public Library's Local History Resources


  • Manitoulin District

    1901 Census of Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada


  • Middlesex County

    Victims of the steamboat disaster on the Thames River, near London, Ontario, Canada May 24th, 1881. An account of the tragedy and list of victims, numbering 181, according to The Dominion Annual Register and Review, 1880-1881 (published in 1882).

    1854 Assessment Roll North Dorchester Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada

    Misc. Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Marriage Records : Part 1 - Part 2

    Surrogate Court Records for the London District and Elgin County, Ontario, Canada (1800-1900)

    Persons Attending the 1928 Parkhill (Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada) Reunion. By 1928, many Parkhill citizens had moved, and were scattered all over North America and the world. Parkhill residents organized an enormous reunion, attracting friends and relatives back to the 'old home town'

    Ontario, Canada Misc. Census Transcriptions. Misc. census transcriptions for the following counties : Carleton, Lambton, Lanark, and Middlesex.

    Misc. Middlesex County, Ontario Obituaries

    United Church Cemetery Records, Birr, Middlesex County, Ontario. Published in 1963.

    Trinity Anglican Church Cemetery Records, Lambeth, Middlesex County, Ontario. Published in 1963.

    North Nissouri United Church Cemetery Records, West Nissouri, Middlesex County, Ontario. Published in 1963.


  • Muskoka District

    Cemetery Database of the Muskoka Parry Sound Genealogy Group, Ontario, Canada

    Macaulay Township, Muskoka District Free Grant Settlers, Ontario, Canada. Register of Free Grants under the Free Grant and Homestead Act of 1868.


  • Niagara County


  • Nipissing District


  • Norfolk County


  • Northumberland and Durham (United Counties)

    Clarke Township, Eastern section : its places, people and events (Durham County, Ontario, Canada). Free online edition of this book by Agnes Grace Burley published in 1967. The second half of the book contains mini biographies of past and present residents.

    BMD indices for Port Hope and Hope Township (1832-1920), Ontario, Canada

    1890-1907 St. Peter's Church Records, Cobourg (Hamilton Township, Northumberland County), Ontario, Canada

    Cobourg Newspaper Index, Northumberland County, Ontario. You can search for Search for birth, marriages or death by name or for a news article by word or phrase. Dates indexed : 1912 to 1918, and 1985 to 2007.

    Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society Names Index Database. Over 500,000 names. This growing database includes names from the hundreds of genealogies, family histories, pedigree charts and many of the published works in the Branch research library. The Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS) covers the Bay of Quinte area that includes Hastings, Prince Edward and southeastern Northumberland counties in Ontario, Canada.


  • Ontario County

    Markham Circuit Primitive Methodist Baptism Registers (1843-1866), Ontario, Canada. The Markham Circuit included predominately areas of York County and Ontario County, Ontario.

    Parish Registers of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Beaverton, Ontario, Canada. This parish served the Catholic community in Ontario County, York County and some areas of Simcoe County. The parishioners were predominately Irish and French Canadian.

    Conner & Coltson's Directory of the County of Ontario for 1869-70 (Ontario, Canada)

    Burrs and blackberries from Goodwood (Uxbridge Township, Ontario County, Ontario). Free online edition of this local history book by Eleanor Todd published in 1980. Includes a comprehensive name index.


  • Ottawa : See Carleton County


  • Oxford County

    Excerpts from County of Oxford Gazetteer and General Business Directory, for 1862-3 (Ontario, Canada)

    Oxford County Genealogy Records Database (Ontario, Canada). The Oxford County Genealogy Records Database is a collection of genealogical records from various sources, such as: parish registers, local history books, marriage bonds, wills, etc., spanning the years of 1793 to 1858, County of Oxford, Ontario, Canada.

    Directory of Oxford, Ontario, Canada 1857-1858. The information found in the Oxford County Directory has been compiled from a plethora of sources spanning the years of 1857 to 1858, for the County of Oxford, Ontario, Canada. It is a searchable database of citizens, merchants and businessmen throughout the County of Oxford.

    Town of Ingersoll Birth Index, Ontario, Canada. A searchable database of offical birth records for the town of Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, from June 8, 1896 to January 4, 1934. The complete birth record has been included for each entry.

    Town of Ingersoll Marriage Index, Ontario, Canada. This a searchable database of offical Marriage records for the town of Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, from August 4 1896 - January 27, 1934. The complete Marriage record has been included for each entry.

    Town of Ingersoll Death Index, Ontario, Canada. A searchable database of offical death records for the town of Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, from July 15, 1896 to January 5, 1934.

    Ingersoll and Area Cemetery Index (Ontario, Canada). This index encompasses interments from Ingersoll Rural Cemetery [to 1986], Harris Street Cemetery [to 1983], and Sacred Heart Cemetery [to 1981], all located in and around the town of Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada.

    Town of Ingersoll Directory 1894 - 1895, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada : An alphabetically arranaged list of private citizens and professional men, produced by the Union Publishing Company of Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada.

    Ingersoll Tribune Online Database (Ontario, Canada). This is a searchable index of all the birth, death and marriage notices found in the Ingersoll Tribune newspaper, Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, from 1897-1970.

    Ingersoll Chronicle Online Database. This is a searchable index of all the birth, death and marriage notices found in the Ingersoll Chronicle newspaper, Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, from 1854 - 1919.

    Town of Ingersoll Historical Census (Ontario, Canada). This database is an index to the historic census records of the Town of Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada. The information, which is indexed by surname, comes from the Ingersoll sections of microfilm copies of the census. Census years included are: 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891 and 1901.

    Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Cemeteries


  • Parry Sound District

    Cemetery Database of the Muskoka Parry Sound Genealogy Group, Ontario, Canada


  • Peel County

    Peel County, Ontario Birth Registrations. A transcription of births registered in Peel County for the years 1869, 1870, 1881, 1885 & 1901.

    John Lynch's Directory of the County of Peel for 1873/4 (Ontario, Canada). Part one includes a list of the settlers in Toronto pre 1820, a list of grantees in Toronto and Chinguacousy by lot and concession for 1819-20 as well as a list of the patentees for Albion, Caledon and Toronto Gore.

    Index to Cemeteries for the Counties of Halton and Peel, Ontario, Canada : This index to Halton & Peel cemeteries currently contains 206 locations, of which 144 have been recorded and published, and these contain 14,176 surnames.

    Births from the Brampton, Ontario Presbyterian Church, Baptismal Register, 1849 - 1876


  • Perth County (Not to be confused with Perth, a city in Lanark County)


  • Peterborough County

    Asphodel Township, Peterborough County, Ontario, Canada 1838 Muster Roll : page 1 - page 2 - page 3

    A Listing of Burials and Removals, Wesleyan Methodist Cemetery/Pioneer Park, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada 1850 - 1903

    Peterborough County, Ontario Inquest Database List 1840ís to 1930ís. The list records the name of deceased, cause of death as established by inquest, year of death and the geographic location of death.


  • Prescott and Russell (United Counties)

    Prescott County, Ontario Cemeteries


  • Prince Edward County

    Quinte Area Cemetery Transcriptions, Ontario, Canada : Lennox & Addington County and Prince Edward County.

    Loyalist Ancestors of Members of the Bay of Quinte Branch (Ontario) of the United Empire Loyalists' Association of Canada (archived Web site : not always available).

    Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society Names Index Database. Over 500,000 names. This growing database includes names from the hundreds of genealogies, family histories, pedigree charts and many of the published works in the Branch research library. The Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS) covers the Bay of Quinte area that includes Hastings, Prince Edward and southeastern Northumberland counties in Ontario, Canada.

    Women's Wills & Estate Files 1859-1900, Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada


  • Simcoe County

    Bradford West Gwillimbury, Innisfil and New Tecumseth Public Library systems Database (Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada ). Search newspapers, vital statistics, and more.

    1891 Innisfil Census, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada

    Settlers Index Project of the Simcoe County Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society, Canada. Over 158,000 entries.

    Parish Registers of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Beaverton, Ontario, Canada. This parish served the Catholic community in Ontario County, York County and some areas of Simcoe County. The parishioners were predominately Irish and French Canadian.


  • Rainy River District


  • Renfrew County

    Transcript of the Parish Register for Our Lady of Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church, Brudenell, Ontario, Canada 1862-1910


  • Russell : See Prescott and Russell (United Counties)


  • Simcoe County


  • Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry (United Counties)

    Registers of the United Anglican Mission of Williamsburgh, Matilda, Osnabruck, and Edwardsburgh 1790-1886. Williamsburgh, Matilda et Osnabruck are located in the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Edwardsburgh is located in the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville.

    Stormont County, Ontario Veterans of the American Civil War

    Dundas, Ontario Marriages 1831-1863. 11 pages (scroll down to the bottom of the page for link to next page)

    Butternuts and Maple Sugar : some history of the old 14th of Lancaster Township, Glengarry County, Ontario (5th concession Lochiel). Online edition of this local history book published in 1983. Includes early marriages, occupants of lots in 1827 and 1879, and a name index.


  • Sudbury District


  • Thunder Bay District

    Thunder Bay District & Rural Cemeteries, Ontario, Canada

    Obituary & Funeral Announcements, Thunder Bay District & Rural Areas, Ontario, Canada

    List of Voters of the Municipality of the Township of Oliver, District of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada for the Year 1894


  • Timiskaming District


  • Toronto : See York County


  • Victoria County


  • Waterloo County

    A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other Townships of the County (Ontario, Canada). Being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin, as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Published in 1895 : Volume I - Volume II

    Miscellaneous Ontario Births. from Galt, Waterloo County (1870); Goderich, Huron County (1870-1875); and Grey Township, Huron County (1871.)


  • Welland County

    Welland Public Library's Local History Resources


  • Wellington County

    Excerpts from a Directory of Wellington County, 1867 (Ontario, Canada). Residents of thirteen townships in Wellington County.

    Townships of Carrick, Howick, Minto and Normanby, Ontario, Canada Births 1861-1899 (Carrick Township is located in Bruce County, Howick Township in Huron County, Minto Township in Wellington County, Normanby Township in Grey County) : A to C - D to H - K to Z

    Clifford, Ontario, Canada 1901 Census (archived Web site - not always available).

    Clifford, Ontario, Canada Presbyterian Marriages 1896-1925 (archived Web site - not always available).

    Biographical Sketches of Early Settlers of Wellington County, Ontario, Canada. Information from: Historical Atlas of the County of Wellington, Ontario. Toronto: Historical Atlas Publishing Co., 1906.

    Marriages: Drew and Area, 1896-1922 : Drew is a community in the town of Minto, Wellington County, Ontario (archived Web site - not always available).

    Burials for Upper Minto (Drew) Township, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada 1911-1925 (archived Web site - not always available).

    Clifford, Ontario, Canada Anglican Church Records 1857-1871 (archived Web site - not always available).

    CAN-ON-CLIFFORD Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Clifford, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Marriages: 1869-1898 Clifford-Harriston-Palmerston-Minto, Wellinton County, Ontario, Canada (archived Web site - not always available).

    Marriages: 1900 - 1901 - 1902 Clifford-Harriston-Palmerston-Minto, Ontario, Canada (archived Web site - not always available).


  • Wentworth County

    Gore District Debtors Gaol Records 1832 to 1849, Ontario, Canada.

    CA-ONT-ANCASTER-TOWNSHIP Mailing List at RootsWeb. Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Ancaster Township, (Wentworth County) Ontario, Canada. You can search the archives for a specific message or browse them.

    Hamiltonians and the Civil War (Ontario). A significant number of men residing in Hamilton, Canada West prior to or during the American Civil War years served in the war.


  • York County

    Commemorative biographical record of the county of York, Ontario. Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens and many of the early settled families. Free online edition of this book published in 1907.

    People Born in Toronto, Canada but Found on the 1881 Census in England

    Esquesing Historical Society, Georgetown, Ontario, Canada : Baptism index to Grace Anglican Church, Markham Village, Markham Township, Ontario, Canada, 1849 - 1862

    Markham Circuit Primitive Methodist Baptism Registers (1843-1866), Ontario, Canada. The Markham Circuit included predominately areas of York County and Ontario County, Ontario.

    John Lynch's Directory of the County of Peel for 1873/4 (Ontario, Canada). Part one includes a list of the settlers in Toronto pre 1820, a list of grantees in Toronto and Chinguacousy by lot and concession for 1819-20 as well as a list of the patentees for Albion, Caledon and Toronto Gore.

    Widows and Orphans of 1847, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Information about some of the immigrant (mainly Irish) widows and orphans who arrived in Toronto. Includes a list of children given out along with the names of parties to whom they were given.

    Historicity: Toronto Then and Now. Historicity: Toronto Then and Now is a digital library of historical materials about Toronto and its neighbourhoods from Toronto Public Library collections. Historicity features pictures, city directories, local history books, atlases and maps, as well as the North York History Index, links to other Toronto based, online information resources, learning content, and information about library collections.

    1891 census inmates of Toronto Asylum, Ontario, Canada

    Parish Registers of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Beaverton, Ontario, Canada. This parish served the Catholic community in Ontario County, York County and some areas of Simcoe County. The parishioners were predominately Irish and French Canadian.

    The Globe, Toronto, Ontario Index to Births, 1844-1847 (archived Web site - not always available).

    Index to Names in the Christian Guardian Newspaper of Toronto, Ontario : 1923 - 1925 (archived Web site).



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