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Overview:
 
Overview:
  
Use this online Olive Tree Genealogy database if you are searching for&nbsp;Canadian ancestors in any time period.<br><br>Content:
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Use this online Olive Tree Genealogy database if you are searching for Canadian ancestors in any time period.
  
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==Content:==
 
* Varies by location but may contain:
 
* Varies by location but may contain:
 
* Census records
 
* Census records
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* Tutorials to help genealogists find other Canadian records
 
* Tutorials to help genealogists find other Canadian records
  
<br>Internet address:
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==Internet address:==
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*http://olivetreegenealogy.com/can/
  
http://olivetreegenealogy.com/can/ or do a Google search using the terms "Canadian ancestors" <br><br>Using the site:
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or do a Google search using the terms "Canadian ancestors"  
  
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==Using the site:==
 
* Scroll down to "Where do I Start Looking for my Canadian Ancestors?"
 
* Scroll down to "Where do I Start Looking for my Canadian Ancestors?"
 
* Choose a Canadian Province or Territory to begin your search.
 
* Choose a Canadian Province or Territory to begin your search.
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* The new page that displays will provide you with a browseable index of online databases for that particular topic. You may also choose "Ships Passenger Lists to Canada" at the start page instead of choosing a location.
 
* The new page that displays will provide you with a browseable index of online databases for that particular topic. You may also choose "Ships Passenger Lists to Canada" at the start page instead of choosing a location.
  
Cost:
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==Cost:==
 
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Free
Free <br><br>Tips:
 
  
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==Tips:==
 
Look for the Olive Tree button to quickly find the free databases.
 
Look for the Olive Tree button to quickly find the free databases.
  

Revision as of 11:04, 30 July 2008

Overview:

Use this online Olive Tree Genealogy database if you are searching for Canadian ancestors in any time period.

Content:

  • Varies by location but may contain:
  • Census records
  • Ships passenger lists
  • Church records
  • Newspaper transcriptions
  • Military records
  • Other miscellaneous data
  • Historical overviews
  • Boundary and name changes for locations
  • Tutorials to help genealogists find other Canadian records

Internet address:

or do a Google search using the terms "Canadian ancestors"

Using the site:

  • Scroll down to "Where do I Start Looking for my Canadian Ancestors?"
  • Choose a Canadian Province or Territory to begin your search.
  • Once the Province or Territory page displays, pick a topic from the list at the top of the page (examples are Church records, census Records etc).
  • The new page that displays will provide you with a browseable index of online databases for that particular topic. You may also choose "Ships Passenger Lists to Canada" at the start page instead of choosing a location.

Cost:

Free

Tips:

Look for the Olive Tree button to quickly find the free databases.

The site does not contain records of all Canadians.