Lanark County, Ontario

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''[[Canada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Ontario]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Lanark County''' 
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=== Getting Started  ===
  
''[[Canada]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Ontario]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Lanark County, Ontario|Lanark County]]''
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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  [[Ontario Record Selection Table|RECORD SELECTION TABLE: Ontario]], which will help you decide.
  
=== Getting Started   ===
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2.&nbsp; From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this county?&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 county's [[LANARK COUNTY: Sources Links Table|SOURCES LINKS TABLE]]&nbsp;&nbsp;.&nbsp;<br>
  
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/Ontario_Record_Selection_Table RECORD&nbsp;SELECTION&nbsp;TABLE:&nbsp;Ontario ], which will help you decide.
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3.&nbsp; Do you know the location that you wish to search in this county?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on&nbsp; this county's [[LANARK COUNTY: Populated Places Table|POPULATED&nbsp;PLACES&nbsp;TABLE]]&nbsp;.<br>  
 
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2.&nbsp; From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this county?&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 county's [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/LANARK_COUNTY:_Sources_Links_Table SOURCES LINKS TABLE]&nbsp;&nbsp;.&nbsp;<br>
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3.&nbsp; Do you know the location that you wish to search in this county?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on&nbsp; this county's [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/LANARK_COUNTY:_Populated_Places_Table POPULATED&nbsp;PLACES&nbsp;TABLE]&nbsp;.<br>
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4.&nbsp;&nbsp;For further information regarding&nbsp;your sources of interest, '''see "4 Resources"&nbsp;ABOVE in the "CONTENTS" table '''and click on the source of interest.  
 
4.&nbsp;&nbsp;For further information regarding&nbsp;your sources of interest, '''see "4 Resources"&nbsp;ABOVE in the "CONTENTS" table '''and click on the source of interest.  
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Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information.&nbsp;  
 
Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information.&nbsp;  
  
Please&nbsp;be aware&nbsp;that this is a growing Pilot program, with new information being added on a regular basis.'''<br>'''
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Please&nbsp;be aware&nbsp;that this is a growing Pilot program, with new information being added on a regular basis.'''<br>'''  
  
'''NOTE''':&nbsp; If you would like to participate in contributing information into this WIKI&nbsp;program, please go to the "Create a New Page" section of this screen, and follow the guidelines.<br>
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'''NOTE''':&nbsp; If you would like to participate in contributing information into this WIKI&nbsp;program, please go to the "Create a New Page" section of this screen, and follow the guidelines.<br>  
  
 
'''WELCOME&nbsp;ABOARD!&nbsp; More&nbsp;sharers of information&nbsp;= more information available for everyone!'''  
 
'''WELCOME&nbsp;ABOARD!&nbsp; More&nbsp;sharers of information&nbsp;= more information available for everyone!'''  
  
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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==== Biographies  ====
 
==== Biographies  ====
  
At this time, please read about Biographies in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Biography Biography<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1292272037327_365" />].  
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At this time, please read about Biographies in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Biography|Biography<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1292272037327_365" />]].  
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://ogsottawa.on.ca/cemeteries/index.php Ottawa Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society Cemetery Search] This database covers the counties of Carleton, Lanark, Renfrew, Prescott and Russell. 
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Cemeteries in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Cemeteries Cemeteries]&nbsp;.  
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Also search the [http://ogs.andornot.com/CemMenu.aspx Ontario Genealogical Society Ontario Cemetery Ancestor Index, Ontario Cemetery Finder].
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These two databases are similar, but some content is different, so check both sites.
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Also see [[Ontario Cemeteries|Cemeteries]].
  
 
==== Census Records  ====
 
==== Census Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Census Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Census Census]&nbsp;.  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Census Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Census|Census]]&nbsp;.  
  
 
==== Church Records  ====
 
==== Church Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Church Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Church_Records Church Records]&nbsp;.  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Church Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Church Records|Church Records]]&nbsp;.  
  
 
==== Court Records  ====
 
==== Court Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Court Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Court_Records Court Records ].  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Court Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Court Records|Court Records]].  
  
 
==== Directories  ====
 
==== Directories  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Directories in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Directories Directories] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Directories in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Directories|Directories]] .  
  
 
==== Genealogy  ====
 
==== Genealogy  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Genealogies in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Genealogy Genealogy] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Genealogies in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Genealogy|Genealogy]] .  
  
 
==== Land and Property Records  ====
 
==== Land and Property Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Land and Property Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Land_and_Property Land and Property] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Land and Property Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Land and Property|Land and Property]] .  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Local Histories&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_History History] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Local Histories&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario History|History]] .  
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Maps in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Maps Maps] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Maps in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Maps|Maps]] .  
  
 
==== Military Records  ====
 
==== Military Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Military Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Military_Records Military Records] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Military Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Military Records|Military Records]] .  
  
 
==== Newspapers &amp;&nbsp;Obituaries  ====
 
==== Newspapers &amp;&nbsp;Obituaries  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Newspapers and Obituaries&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Newspapers Newspapers] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Newspapers and Obituaries&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Newspapers|Newspapers]] .  
  
 
==== Probate Records  ====
 
==== Probate Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Probate Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Probate_Records Probate Records] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Probate Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Probate Records|Probate Records]] .  
  
 
==== Taxation Records  ====
 
==== Taxation Records  ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Taxation Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Taxation Taxation] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Taxation Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Taxation|Taxation]] .  
  
==== Vital Records<br> ====
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==== Vital Records<br> ====
  
At this time, please read about&nbsp;Vital Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Ontario_Vital_Records Vital Records] .  
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At this time, please read about&nbsp;Vital Records&nbsp;in the Province of Ontario Resources - [[Ontario Vital Records|Vital Records]] .  
  
 
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
 
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
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[http://www.globalgenealogy.com/LCGS/index.htm Lanark Genealogical Society]
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Meetings are open to all.
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Meeting Schedule: Society Meetings with Guest Speaker<br>
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:Evening Meetings 7:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of May, June and September<br>
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:Afternoon meetings 1:30 p.m. the first Saturday of October, November, February, March and April <br>
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:Annual General Meeting and Potluck Luncheon, the first Saturday in December
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No meeting in January, July and August.
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Meetings are held at different locations throughout Lanark County. See the current meeting schedule on the website for locations.
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The society website has publications and databases for gazetterrs, vital records, Bible records, history, land records, census, and photographs. <br> <br>
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[http://www.globalgenealogy.com/LCGS/GenLibrary/INDEX.htm Lanark County Genealogical Library]<br>
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::Heritage House Museum<br>
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::11 Old Sly's Road<br>
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::Smith Falls, Ontario, Canada
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:Hours of operation:
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::May to late December -- daily from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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::January to late April -- Weekdays only from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
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Revision as of 18:17, 20 February 2013

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Contents

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: Ontario, which will help you decide.

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

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

4.  For further information regarding your sources of interest, see "4 Resources" ABOVE in the "CONTENTS" table and click on the source of interest.

Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information. 

Please be aware that this is a growing Pilot program, with new information being added on a regular basis.

NOTE:  If you would like to participate in contributing information into this WIKI program, please go to the "Create a New Page" section of this screen, and follow the guidelines.

WELCOME ABOARD!  More sharers of information = more information available for everyone!


History

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Biographies

At this time, please read about Biographies in the Province of Ontario Resources - Biography.

Cemeteries

Ottawa Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society Cemetery Search This database covers the counties of Carleton, Lanark, Renfrew, Prescott and Russell.

Also search the Ontario Genealogical Society Ontario Cemetery Ancestor Index, Ontario Cemetery Finder.

These two databases are similar, but some content is different, so check both sites.

Also see Cemeteries.

Census Records

At this time, please read about Census Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Census .

Church Records

At this time, please read about Church Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Church Records .

Court Records

At this time, please read about Court Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Court Records.

Directories

At this time, please read about Directories in the Province of Ontario Resources - Directories .

Genealogy

At this time, please read about Genealogies in the Province of Ontario Resources - Genealogy .

Land and Property Records

At this time, please read about Land and Property Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Land and Property .

Local Histories

At this time, please read about Local Histories in the Province of Ontario Resources - History .

Maps

At this time, please read about Maps in the Province of Ontario Resources - Maps .

Military Records

At this time, please read about Military Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Military Records .

Newspapers & Obituaries

At this time, please read about Newspapers and Obituaries in the Province of Ontario Resources - Newspapers .

Probate Records

At this time, please read about Probate Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Probate Records .

Taxation Records

At this time, please read about Taxation Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Taxation .

Vital Records

At this time, please read about Vital Records in the Province of Ontario Resources - Vital Records .

Societies and Libraries

Lanark Genealogical Society

Meetings are open to all.

Meeting Schedule: Society Meetings with Guest Speaker

Evening Meetings 7:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of May, June and September
Afternoon meetings 1:30 p.m. the first Saturday of October, November, February, March and April
Annual General Meeting and Potluck Luncheon, the first Saturday in December

No meeting in January, July and August.

Meetings are held at different locations throughout Lanark County. See the current meeting schedule on the website for locations.

The society website has publications and databases for gazetterrs, vital records, Bible records, history, land records, census, and photographs.

Lanark County Genealogical Library

Heritage House Museum
11 Old Sly's Road
Smith Falls, Ontario, Canada
Hours of operation:
May to late December -- daily from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
January to late April -- Weekdays only from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Web Sites

References