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== Getting Started  ==
  
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1. What information do you wish to locate about your ancestor? To choose the sources you need to search first, please click on [[British Columbia Record Selection Table|Record Selection Table]], which will help you decide.
  
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2. From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this province? To check the availability of your sources of interest as well as to check the websites that have them online, please click on this province's [[BRITISH COLUMBIA: Sources Links Table|SOURCES LINKS TABLE]]<br>  
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<center>[[Canada|Canada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[British Columbia|British Columbia]]''</center>__NOTOC__
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3. Do you know the location that you wish to search in this province? If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on this province's POPULATED PLACES TABLE [[BRITISH COLUMBIA: Populated Places Table A-M|A-M]] or [[BRITISH COLUMBIA: Populated Places Table N-Z|N-Z]] .<br>  
  
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4. For further information regarding your sources of interest, '''see "TOPICS" ABOVE '''and click on the source of interest.
  
Effective family research requires some understanding of the historical events that may have affected your family and the records about them. Learning about wars, governments, laws, migrations, and religious trends may help you understand political boundaries, family movements, and settlement patterns.&nbsp;[[British Columbia History|Read more....]]
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=== Counties and Districts  ===
  
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[[Cariboo District, British Columbia|Cariboo District]]
  
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=== Research Tools  ===
  
=== Getting Started&nbsp;&nbsp;  ===
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Canada/BritishColumbia.pdf BYU Research Guide for British Columbia, Canada]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/britishcolumbiagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - British Columbia]
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*[http://www.telusplanet.net/public/mtoll/ Mary's Genealogy Treasures – great research resource]
  
1.&nbsp; What information do you wish to locate about your ancestor?&nbsp;&nbsp;To choose the sources you need to search first, please click on&nbsp;&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/British_Columbia_Record_Selection_Table RECORD&nbsp;SELECTION&nbsp;TABLE:&nbsp;British_Columbia ], which will help you decide.
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2.&nbsp; From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this province?&nbsp; To check the availability of your sources of interest as well as to check the&nbsp;websites that have them online, please click on&nbsp;this province's [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/BRITISH_COLUMBIA:_Sources_Links_Table SOURCES LINKS TABLE]&nbsp;&nbsp;.&nbsp;<br>  
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*[[British Columbia Birth Registrations (FamilySearch Historical Records)|British Columbia Birth Registrations (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[British Columbia, Victoria Times Birth, Marriage and Death Notices (FamilySearch Historical Records)|British Columbia, Victoria Times Birth, Marriage and Death Notices (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]<br>  
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*[[British Columbia Death Registrations (FamilySearch Historical Records)|British_Columbia_Death_Registrations_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)]]
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*[[British_Columbia_Marriage_Registrations_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|British Columbia Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records]]
  
3.&nbsp; Do you know the location that you wish to search in this province?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on this province's POPULATED&nbsp;PLACES&nbsp;TABLE&nbsp;&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/BRITISH_COLUMBIA:_Populated_Places_Table_A-M A-M] or [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/BRITISH_COLUMBIA:_Populated_Places_Table_N-Z N-Z] .<br>
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Effective family research requires some understanding of the historical events that may have affected your family and the records about them. Learning about wars, governments, laws, migrations, and religious trends may help you understand political boundaries, family movements, and settlement patterns.&nbsp;[[British Columbia History|Read more....]]
  
Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information.&nbsp;
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The earliest denominations in British Columbia were Roman Catholic, Anglican, Methodist, Presbyterian, and Congregational. Many of their records can be found in the archives building of British Columbia Information Management Services.[[British Columbia Church Records|read more...]]
  
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The earliest denominations in British Columbia were Roman Catholic, Anglican, Methodist, Presbyterian, and Congregational. Many of their records can be found in the archives building of British Columbia Information Management Services.[[British Columbia Church Records|read more...]]<br><!--{12082964166500} -->
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*'''[[British Columbia Record Selection Table|Record Selection Table]]'''
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*[[British Columbia Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[British Columbia Biographies|Biographies]]
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*[[British Columbia Directories|Directories]]
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*[[British Columbia Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[First Nations of British Columbia|First Nations]]
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*[[British Columbia Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[British Columbia Land and Property Records|Land and Property]]
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*[[British Columbia Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[[British Columbia Vital Records|Vital Records]]
  
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Getting Started

1. What information do you wish to locate about your ancestor? To choose the sources you need to search first, please click on Record Selection Table, which will help you decide.

2. From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this province? To check the availability of your sources of interest as well as to check the websites that have them online, please click on this province's SOURCES LINKS TABLE

3. Do you know the location that you wish to search in this province? If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on this province's POPULATED PLACES TABLE A-M or N-Z .

4. For further information regarding your sources of interest, see "TOPICS" ABOVE and click on the source of interest.

Counties and Districts

Cariboo District

Research Tools

Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:

Featured Article

Effective family research requires some understanding of the historical events that may have affected your family and the records about them. Learning about wars, governments, laws, migrations, and religious trends may help you understand political boundaries, family movements, and settlement patterns. Read more....

Featured Training and Online Forum

Genealogy courses: Learn how to research from an expert in Canada courses.

Did You Know?

The earliest denominations in British Columbia were Roman Catholic, Anglican, Methodist, Presbyterian, and Congregational. Many of their records can be found in the archives building of British Columbia Information Management Services.read more...

Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:

News and Events

British Columbia Genealogical Society Events page.

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