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Record Description

This collection will include birth records from 1812-1919. These records include an index and images of some county registers. Dates may vary by county. The handwritten numbers correspond to the numbers listed by each person in the county registers. Birth years are not always in chronological order.

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919.

Record Content

Birth registers may contain the following information:

  • Name of child
  • Place of birth
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Name of father
  • Maiden name of mother
  • Father’s occupation
  • Place of residence
  • Date of registration

How to Use the Record

This section provides information on how to search the collection and what to do with information once found.

To search the collection, it would be helpful to know the following information:

  • Name of child
  • Approximate year and place of birth

Search the Collection

To browse by image:
To search the collection by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒Select the appropriate "County"
⇒Select the appropriate "Year Range" which takes you to the images.

Look at each individual image, comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

Using the Information

Other Searches

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Don't overlook FHL Place Canada, New Brunswick items or FHL Keyword New Brunswick items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see New Brunswick Archives and Libraries.

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Contributions to This Article

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Citations for This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

“New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919.” Index. FamilySearch. : accessed 2014. Citing Provincial Archives of New Brunswick. Richard Bennett Hatfield Archives Complex, New Brunswick.

Image Citation:

The citation for an image is available on each image in this collection by clicking Show Citation at the bottom left of the image screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919.


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