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=== Getting Started  ===
  
=== Major Repositories  ===
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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;[[Manitoba Record Selection Table|RECORD&nbsp;SELECTION&nbsp;TABLE:&nbsp;Manitoba]], 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 [[MANITOBA: 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 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; [[MANITOBA: Populated Places Table A-H|A-H]] or&nbsp;[[MANITOBA: Populated Places Table I-Q|I-Q]] or [[MANITOBA: Populated Places Table R-Z|R-Z]].
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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;[[Manitoba History|Read more....]]
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Canada/Manitoba.pdf BYU Research Outline for Manitoba, Canada]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/manitobagenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network]
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*[http://www.telusplanet.net/public/mtoll/ Mary's Genealogy Treasures – great research resource]
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*"Manitoba" is a Cree name meaning "the place where the spirit (manitou) speaks." It is the home of over a million people (1,177,600 in 2005). Winnipeg is the largest city. About 706,900 people live there. Manitoba is home to many Metis and other native peoples.
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*Manitoba was very sparsely populated prior to the late 1870s, when the Government of Canada opened it for settlement.
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*Given the nickname "the Postage Stamp province", Manitoba was a 130 mile by 110 mile rectangle when it was officially established in 1870. Today, this most eastern of the prairie provinces has expanded to 18 times its original size and is more respectfully referred to as "the Keystone province". [http://www.mhs.mb.ca/docs/pageant/01/boundaries.shtml Read more...]
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=== 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:  
 
In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:  
  
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*'''[[Manitoba Record Selection Table|Record Selection Table]]'''
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*[[Manitoba Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Manitoba Biographies|Biographies]]
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*[[Manitoba Business Records & Commerce|Business and Commerce]]
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*[[Manitoba Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Manitoba Census|Census]]
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*[[Manitoba Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Manitoba Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Manitoba Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Manitoba Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[First Nations of Manitoba|First Nations]]
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*[[Manitoba Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Manitoba Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
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*[[Manitoba History|History]]
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*[[Manitoba Land and Property Records|Land and Property]]
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*[[Manitoba Language and Languages|Language and Languages]]
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*[[Manitoba Maps and Gazetteers|Maps and Gazetteers]]
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*[[Manitoba Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Manitoba Minorities|Minorities]]
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*[[Manitoba Municipal Records|Municipal Records]]
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*[[Manitoba Names, Personal|Names, Personal]]
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*[[Canada Native Races|Native Races]]
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*[[Manitoba Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
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*[[Manitoba Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Manitoba Obituaries|Obituaries]]
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*[[Manitoba Online Genealogy Records|Online Records]]
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*[[Manitoba Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Manitoba Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Manitoba School Records|School Records]]
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*[[Manitoba Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Manitoba Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[[Manitoba 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: Manitoba, 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-H or I-Q or R-Z.

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

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....

Research Tools

Did You Know

  • "Manitoba" is a Cree name meaning "the place where the spirit (manitou) speaks." It is the home of over a million people (1,177,600 in 2005). Winnipeg is the largest city. About 706,900 people live there. Manitoba is home to many Metis and other native peoples.
  • Manitoba was very sparsely populated prior to the late 1870s, when the Government of Canada opened it for settlement.
  • Given the nickname "the Postage Stamp province", Manitoba was a 130 mile by 110 mile rectangle when it was officially established in 1870. Today, this most eastern of the prairie provinces has expanded to 18 times its original size and is more respectfully referred to as "the Keystone province". 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


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