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== Record Description ==
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| title = Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955
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| FS_URL_01 = [[Canada]]
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| FS_URL_02 = [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&query=%2Bkeywords%3ANew%20%2Bkeywords%3ABrunswick Online FamilySearch Catalog Keyword] 
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| FS_URL_03 = [[Canada Vital Records]]
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| FS_URL_04 = [[Canada Church Records]]
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| FS_URL_05 = [[Canada History Links]]
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| FS_URL_06 = [[Canada Historic Maps]]
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| FS_URL_07 = [[Library and Archives Canada]]
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| FS_URL_08 = [[Canada History Links]]
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| RW_URL_01 = [http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/can/bdm/index.shtml Canada Births, Marriages, Deaths]
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| RW_URL_02 = [http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/pages/census.aspx Library and Archives Canada]
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| RW_URL_03 = [http://globalgenealogy.com/countries/canada/searchable-data.htm Searchable Online Data Canadian Genealogy and History] 
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1867 to 1961. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
 
  
=== Citation For This Collection  ===
 
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.
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== What is in this Collection? ==
  
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1867 to 1961.This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the [[International Genealogical Index (IGI) (FamilySearch Historical Records) |International Genealogical Index]] or Vital Records Index collections.
|text=Genealogical Society of Utah. Canada Deaths and Burials. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.}}
 
 
 
== Record Content and Use  ==
 
  
 
For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
 
For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
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==Collection Content ==
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=== Coverage Table ===
  
== Coverage Table  ==
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The coverage table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>
  
The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Marriages, 1661-1949'''  
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955'''
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<br> <br> <nowiki>*</nowiki> Collection published separately.
  
== Related Websites  ==
 
  
*[http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/can/bdm/index.shtml Canada Births, Marriages, Deaths]
 
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
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To begin your search it is helpful to know:
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*The name of your ancestor.
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*The approximate date of death.
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*The place where your ancestor lived at the time of death.
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*The names of family members and their relationships.
  
*[[Canada]]
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'''Search by Name by visiting the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1520609?collectionNameFilter=false Collection Page:]'''<br>Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
*[[Canada Vital Records]]
 
  
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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==What Do I Do Next?==
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When you have located your ancestor’s death record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about them. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
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===I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?===
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*Remember that this is just an index. Whenever possible, you will want to check the original record for more information. Because there are no images attached to this index, it may be useful to either check other collections for images.
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=== I Can't Find Who I'm Looking for, What Now? ===
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*Don't forget to try searching this index using variations of the name spelling. You can also try using possible nicknames your ancestor may have had.
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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== Citing this Collection  ==
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Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image. <br><br> '''Collection Citation''':<br> {{Collection citation | text= "Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
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'''Record Citation''' (or citation for the index entry):<br> {{Record Citation Link
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|CID=CID1520609
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|title=Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. 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.
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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{{Contributor_invite}}
  
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[[Category:Canada_Vital_Records]]

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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
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Record Description
Record Type Deaths and Burials
Collection years 1664-1955
Languages English
Title in the Language
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
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What is in this Collection?

This index is an electronic index for the years 1867 to 1961.This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Deaths and Burials Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Collection Content

Coverage Table

The coverage table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Locality Births, 1661-1959 Marriages, 1661-1949 Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955
Alberta 0 420 0
British Columbia 4,141 32 0
Canada 2,157,542 184,204 55,148
Manitoba 1,775 864 0
New Brunswick * 2,702 0
Newfoundland and Labrador 220 409 0
Northwest Territories 1 0 0
Nova Scotia * * 15,683
Ontario * * 6,658
Prince Edward Island 358 94 0
Quebec * 14,243 23,700
Saskatchewan 347 148 0
Total 2,160,243 262,985 101,189



* Collection published separately.


How Do I Search the Collection?

To begin your search it is helpful to know:

  • The name of your ancestor.
  • The approximate date of death.
  • The place where your ancestor lived at the time of death.
  • The names of family members and their relationships.

Search by Name by visiting the Collection Page:
Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.

What Do I Do Next?

When you have located your ancestor’s death record, carefully evaluate each piece of information about them. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.

I Found Who I was Looking for, What Now?

  • Remember that this is just an index. Whenever possible, you will want to check the original record for more information. Because there are no images attached to this index, it may be useful to either check other collections for images.

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

  • Don't forget to try searching this index using variations of the name spelling. You can also try using possible nicknames your ancestor may have had.

Citing this Collection

Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image.

Collection Citation:

"Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.


Record Citation (or citation for the index entry):

The citation for a record is available with each record in this collection, at the bottom of the record screen. You can search records in this collection by visiting the search page for Canada Deaths and Burials, 1664-1955.


How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.