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There are many societies and organizations that may have information of value to your genealogical research. National societies in Ontario are listed in the [[Canada Societies|Societies]] section of the Canada Research Outline (34545). The most important genealogical society specializing in Ontario is the Ontario Genealogical Society, formed in 1961. It has branches in most counties and districts of Ontario.
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:Ontario Genealogical Society<br>40 Orchard View Boulevard<br>Suite 102<br>Toronto, ON M4R 1B9<br>CANADA <br>Telephone: 416-489-0734 <br>Fax: 416-489-9803 <br>E-mail: [mailto:provoffice@ogs.on.ca <u>provoffice@ogs.on.ca</u>]<br>Internet: http://www.ogs.on.ca/
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Ontario genealogical societies and organizations may have information of value to aid your research. National societies in Ontario are listed in [[Canada Societies|Canada Societies]]. The most important genealogical society specializing in Ontario is the Ontario Genealogical Society, formed in 1961. It has branches in most counties and districts of Ontario.  
  
Names and addresses of other local historical societies and lineage and ethnic organizations are arranged by county in:
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:[http://www.ogs.on.ca/ Ontario Genealogical Society]<br>40 Orchard View Boulevard<br>Suite 102<br>Toronto, ON M4R 1B9<br>CANADA <br>Telephone: 416-489-0734 <br>Fax: 416-489-9803 <br>E-mail: [mailto:provoffice@ogs.on.ca <u>provoffice@ogs.on.ca</u>]
  
* ''Directory of Heritage Organizations and Institutions in Ontario''. Revised Edition. Willowdale, Ontario: Ontario Historical Society, 1992. (FHL book 971.3 C44o; not on microfilm.)
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:[http://www.kmhs.ca/ Kensington Market Historical Society]&nbsp;Meets at the Toronto Public Library. See their website under ''Resources'' for a list of Toronto-area online resources.<br>
  
You can find many Ontario Genealogical and Historical societies online at:
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:[http://www.norfolklore.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1&Itemid=2 The Norfolk Heritage Centre] is very helpful to researchers in Norfolk County Ontario and to researchers in other counties. <br>
* http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill.ca/SH-ON-NDX.html
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==== Directories of Ontario Societies  ====
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Names and addresses of other local historical societies and lineage and ethnic organizations are arranged by county in:
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*''Directory of Heritage Organizations and Institutions in Ontario''. Revised Edition. Willowdale, Ontario: Ontario Historical Society, 1992. {{Worldcat|22421613|disp=At various libraries}}{{FHL|643207|title-id|disp=FHL book 971.3 C44o}} Not on microfilm.<br>
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/society/hill.ca/SH-ON-NDX.html Daddezio] Ontario Genealogical and Historical societies listed online.
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Canada Gotoarrow.png Ontario Gotoarrow.png Societies

Ontario genealogical societies and organizations may have information of value to aid your research. National societies in Ontario are listed in Canada Societies. The most important genealogical society specializing in Ontario is the Ontario Genealogical Society, formed in 1961. It has branches in most counties and districts of Ontario.

Ontario Genealogical Society
40 Orchard View Boulevard
Suite 102
Toronto, ON M4R 1B9
CANADA
Telephone: 416-489-0734
Fax: 416-489-9803
E-mail: provoffice@ogs.on.ca
Kensington Market Historical Society Meets at the Toronto Public Library. See their website under Resources for a list of Toronto-area online resources.
The Norfolk Heritage Centre is very helpful to researchers in Norfolk County Ontario and to researchers in other counties.

Directories of Ontario Societies

Names and addresses of other local historical societies and lineage and ethnic organizations are arranged by county in:

  • Directory of Heritage Organizations and Institutions in Ontario. Revised Edition. Willowdale, Ontario: Ontario Historical Society, 1992. At various librariesFHL book 971.3 C44o Not on microfilm.
  • Daddezio Ontario Genealogical and Historical societies listed online.