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Aboriginal research

Beginning Native American Research

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Documents and photos

Preserving photographs and documents

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Genealogical standards

About genealogical standards of evidence: a guide for genealogists (1st edition, 1997)
Brenda Dougall Merriman
Published by the Ontario Genealogical Society, Toronto. 278 pages.
Available from the Ontario Genealogical Society. There should be a copy in most OGS Branch libraries.

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Getting started

For Canadian research, there are several useful books and web sites.


In search of your Canadian roots: tracing your family tree in Canada(2nd edition; 1994)
Angus Baxter
Published by Macmillan Canada, Toronto. 350 pages.
Available from your local bookseller. Should also be in most Canadian libraries.

Web sites

Tracing your ancestors in Canada This publication is free from the National Archives of Canada, but it is also downloadable from the National Archives web site.

Genealogy help and guides

Getting started in genealogy and family history
This web site (GENUKI) from the United Kingdom has lots of useful tips and information.

Mormons - Family History - How do I begin?

Research Tips on Gathering Your Family Information

RootsWeb's guide to tracing family trees
A new series of lessons in genealogy by RootsWeb.

Using Canadian Records to Trace Your British and European Ancestors in Western Canada

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See Maps page of this site.

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Relationships chart

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