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A2A Database containing descriptions of various documents hekd in UK record offices

www.ancestry.co.uk Can get index for births, marriages and death records

www.genuki.org.uk Extensive introduction to British and Irish Research on the web

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icemetery app, free -currently only contains Mountain view in Vancouver

Census

Canada

Canadian Census Info

https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Canada_Census provides an excellent page with links to cesus data from Familysearch.org, Automated Genealogy, Library Archives Canada and three editions of Ancestry.com. Also has links to Wiki Articles on each census years.

StatsCan has Historical Statistics of Canada at http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/start

An excellent interactive map at http://c.mfcreative.com/lib/tgn/ancestry/landing/i/cacensus/en/wim/index.html

shows the boundaries for Provinces and Territories as well as Questions that were ask in each national census. However watch out for 1881 where Kenora Area included in Manitoba.

Blank Canadian, US and UK Census forms can be downloaded at http://globalgenealogy.com/charts-certificates/index.htm

The Historical Canadian Census Collection 1851 to 1916 - Ancestry.ca found at

http://www.ancestry.ca/cs/ca/census

http://www.ancestry.ca/Census

It also has indexes to various census conducted in Ontario and Nova Scotia from 1800 to 1842 and the 1770 census of Nova Scotia. You can search by Given Name, Surname Age, location (Province), Keyword (example Teacher,)

http://automatedgenealogy.com/ 

1851 or 1852 Census. colonies of Canada (current day Ontario and Quebec), New Brunswick, indexing of the 1852 census was started in August 2007. 1851 Census of New Brunswick completed. Nova Scotia, which is a head-of-household-only census, has not yet begun; 1906 Census Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta; 1901 Census ;  1911 Census ; 1921 Census
A limited number of New Brunswick subdistricts are being transcribed.
This site also has ability to link various records associated with a person together. Projects are underway to link records from several sources as well as between the censuses. If this project were to be fully realized a researcher would be able to look up any person in Canada (from the era that census data is publicly accessible for) and find all the person's census records, birth, marriage, and death records, as well as photographs, newspaper stories, and other online data.

Library and Archives Canada Website holds extensive online census data at :http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/Pages/census.aspx

Cand search by Given Name, Surname, Age, Province (Search function at LAC only gives exact.

1825 Census for Lower Canada at

1831 Census for Lower Canada at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1831/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1831/Pages/1831.aspx

1842 Census for Canada East at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1842-Canada-East/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1842-Canada-East/Pages/1842-canada-east.aspx

1842 Census for Canada West at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1842-canada-west/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1842-canada-west/Pages/1842-canada-west.aspx

1851 Census for Provinces of Canada at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1851/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1851/Pages/1851.aspx

Indexes on http://www.automatedgenealogy.com/

Index at https://familysearch.org/

1861 Census for Provinces of Canada at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1861/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1861/Pages/1861.aspx

1871 Census for Canada at

http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1871/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1871/Pages/1871.aspx

Index at https://familysearch.org/

the 1871 census for PEI does not appear to have survived.

1881 Census for Canada at

http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1881/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1881/Pages/1881.aspx

Index at https://familysearch.org/

1891 Census for Canada at

http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1891/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1891/Pages/1891.aspx

Search Rat Portage at http://ontariocensus.rootsweb.ancestry.com/transcripts/1891/60-1.html

Index at https://familysearch.org/

Blank 1891 Census form at

https://s3.amazonaws.com/ps-services-us-east-1-914248642252/s3/research-wiki-elasticsearch-prod-s3bucket/images/a/a8/Canadian_Census_Form_1891.pdf

1901 Census for Canada at

http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1901/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1901/Pages/1901.aspx

Indexes at Automated Genealogy at http://www.automatedgenealogy.com/census/

Search Algoma District at http://www.automatedgenealogy.com/census/District.jsp?id=44

Search Kenora at http://ontariocensus.rootsweb.ancestry.com/transcripts/1901/162-1.html

Search Keewatin at http://ontariocensus.rootsweb.ancestry.com/transcripts/1901/100-1.html

Index at https://familysearch.org/

1906 Census for Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta) at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1906/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1906/Pages/1906.aspx

Indexes at http://www.automatedgenealogy.com/

Index at https://familysearch.org/

1911 Census for Canada at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1911/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1911/Pages/1911.aspx

1916 Census for Canada (Prairie Provinces) at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1916/Pages/about-census.aspx

Search data at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1916/Pages/1916.aspx

1921 Census for Canada at Ancestry.ca at http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=8991

Alternative Census data Sites:

Census data on microfilm only that may be seen at various Archives and at Library and Archives Canada see at http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/Pages/census-returns-microfilm.aspx

Newfoundland
Completed index census databases from 1676 to 1945 can be found at : http://ngb.chebucto.org/census.shtml

Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia (GANS) - Members Only Area

1851 Census - NS: Halifax County only.

http://www.novascotiaancestors.ca/cpage.php?pt=185

1817 Census.

http://www.novascotiaancestors.ca/cpage.php?pt=183

1827 Census.

http://www.novascotiaancestors.ca/cpage.php?pt=185

1838 Census (Nova Scotia).

http://www.novascotiaancestors.ca/cstm_census1838.php

http://www.novascotiaancestors.ca/cpage.php?pt=192

Census Substitute Records
For 1851 Toronto Records where no census taken Tax assessment project at
http://www.ontarioroots.com/ogs

Voters lists which are more readily searched through Ancestry.ca can also be found at :

UK Census