New Brunswick, County Birth Registers (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919 .
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New Brunswick,  Canada
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Location of New Brunswick, Canada
Record Description
Record Type Births
Collection years 1812-1919
Languages English
Title in the Language
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Related Websites
Canada New Brunswick Archives, Fredericton

What is in this Collection?

This collection will include birth records from 1812-1919. These records include an index and images of some county registers. Dates may vary by county. The handwritten numbers correspond to the numbers listed by each person in the county registers. Birth years are not always in chronological order.

Sample Images

Birth registers may contain the following information:

  • Name of child
  • Place of birth
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Name of father
  • Maiden name of mother
  • Father’s occupation
  • Place of residence
  • Date of registration

How do I Search the Collection?

See Images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page. Once you've reached the browse page, follow these instructions to get to the images:
⇒Select the appropriate "County"
⇒Select the appropriate "Year Range" which takes you to the images.

Look at each individual image, comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

What Do I Do Next?

I Found Who I was Looking for, Now What?

I Can't Find Who I'm looking for, Now What?

  • Try using variations of the name or you can even try using possible nicknames your ancestor may have had while searching this collection.

Citing This Collection

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information; that is, cite your sources. This will help people find the record again and evaluate the reliability of the source. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. Citations are available for the collection as a whole and each record or image individually.

Collection Citation:

“New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919.” Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2016. Citing Provincial Archives of New Brunswick. Richard Bennett Hatfield Archives Complex, New Brunswick.

Image Citation:

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919.

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