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Overview:
 
Overview:
  
Use this online Olive Tree Genealogy database if you are searching for&nbsp;Canadian ancestors in any time period.<br><br>Content:
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Use this online Olive Tree Genealogy database if you are searching for Canadian ancestors in any time period.
  
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==Content:==
 
* Varies by location but may contain:
 
* Varies by location but may contain:
 
* Census records
 
* Census records
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* Tutorials to help genealogists find other Canadian records
 
* Tutorials to help genealogists find other Canadian records
  
<br>Internet address:
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==Internet address:==
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*http://olivetreegenealogy.com/can/
  
http://olivetreegenealogy.com/can/ or do a Google search using the terms "Canadian ancestors" <br><br>Using the site:
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or do a Google search using the terms "Canadian ancestors"  
  
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==Using the site:==
 
* Scroll down to "Where do I Start Looking for my Canadian Ancestors?"
 
* Scroll down to "Where do I Start Looking for my Canadian Ancestors?"
 
* Choose a Canadian Province or Territory to begin your search.
 
* Choose a Canadian Province or Territory to begin your search.
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* The new page that displays will provide you with a browseable index of online databases for that particular topic. You may also choose "Ships Passenger Lists to Canada" at the start page instead of choosing a location.
 
* The new page that displays will provide you with a browseable index of online databases for that particular topic. You may also choose "Ships Passenger Lists to Canada" at the start page instead of choosing a location.
  
Cost:
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==Cost:==
 
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Free
Free <br><br>Tips:
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==Tips:==
 
Look for the Olive Tree button to quickly find the free databases.
 
Look for the Olive Tree button to quickly find the free databases.
  
 
The site does not contain records of all Canadians.
 
The site does not contain records of all Canadians.
 
 
  
 
[[Category:Canada]]
 
[[Category:Canada]]

Latest revision as of 11:04, 30 July 2008

Overview:

Use this online Olive Tree Genealogy database if you are searching for Canadian ancestors in any time period.

Contents

Content:

  • Varies by location but may contain:
  • Census records
  • Ships passenger lists
  • Church records
  • Newspaper transcriptions
  • Military records
  • Other miscellaneous data
  • Historical overviews
  • Boundary and name changes for locations
  • Tutorials to help genealogists find other Canadian records

Internet address:

or do a Google search using the terms "Canadian ancestors"

Using the site:

  • Scroll down to "Where do I Start Looking for my Canadian Ancestors?"
  • Choose a Canadian Province or Territory to begin your search.
  • Once the Province or Territory page displays, pick a topic from the list at the top of the page (examples are Church records, census Records etc).
  • The new page that displays will provide you with a browseable index of online databases for that particular topic. You may also choose "Ships Passenger Lists to Canada" at the start page instead of choosing a location.

Cost:

Free

Tips:

Look for the Olive Tree button to quickly find the free databases.

The site does not contain records of all Canadians.


 

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