Genealogy Societies





County / Regional




New Ross Historical Society - Information about New Ross, its history and the society's holdings and publications.

Chester Municipal Heritage Society - Explore the history, heritage and genealogy of your Chester ancestors.

Colchester Historical Museum and Archives - Located in Truro, this society lists their archive holdings, publications for sale and useful lists of some of the original grantees in Colchester County.

Hantsport and Area Historical Society - A nice site for Hantsport genealogy research.

The Kings County Historical Society and Old Kings Courthouse Museum - Contains information on Kings County genealogy research and their archive holdings.

Pictou County Genealogy and Heritage Society - Features information on the Research Centre in Pictou and the McCulloch House Museum.

Queens County Museum and Historical Society - Features information on the Thomas H. Raddall Research Centre in Liverpool. Very useful information for research in Queens County.

Shelburne County Genealogical Society - Offers a list of research tools for genealogy research in Shelburne County.

South Shore Genealogical Society - Features information on the services and resources available from the SSGS in Lunenburg.

West Hants Historical Society - If you are doing research in Hants County, check this site for information. Lists publications for sale, and you may also request a limited search by email.


Provincial


Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia (GANS) They offer several useful publications for sale.

Royal Nova Scotia Historical Society - Vist this site for information on the society, its collections and publications for sale.