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Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1700 to 1950.

This collection contains genealogical notes (extracted from local newspapers and other sources) on about 1700 Queens County, Nova Scotia families, covering the 1700's to the 1950's. The files are arranged alphabetically by surname. Within the files, the papers are arranged alphabetically by given name.

For a list of volume numbers and surnames currently published in this collection, select the Browse.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Nova Scotia, Queens County, Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, 1700-1950" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archives and Records Management, Halifax.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

This collection may contain the following information:

  • Names of children
  • Names of parents
  • Birth dates
  • Death dates
  • Marriage dates
  • Names of cousins
  • Causes of deaths
  • Occupations
  • Maiden names of wives
  • Places of birth, marriage and death
  • Residences at a certain time of the events

How to Use the Record

To search this collection, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of Ancestor
  • Volume number
  • Names of family members

Search the Collection

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Surnames/Other" category which will take you to the images.

Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

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The archives of Thomas Brenton Smith: A Guide

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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Nova Scotia, Queens County, Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, 1700-1950," digital images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 March 2012), v. 817 > Abbott-Aspin > image 5 of 557, Annie Head Abbott, 1917; citing Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.


 

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