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Mailing Lists & Query Page

Several internet mailing lists are available as well as the query page, serving Nova Scotia genealogical research, which provide access to other researchers to answer your questions related to further investigation.

NSCUMBER mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.
To subscribe go to the webpage at:
To subscribe to the NSCUMBER list by email:

In the BODY of the message enter "subscribe"
(without the quotes)

Mailing address for postings is

Requests for assistance or questions may be directed to
the list manager at


YORKSHIRE 2000 mailing list is intended to serve as an on-line clearing house for discussion and on-going planning of a GATHERING of people interested in or connected to the immigration of Yorkshire settlers to the Chignecto Isthmus (border area between Nova Scotia & New Brunswick, Canada border area) in the years around 1775.

To SUBSCRIBE to the York2000 list: email
In the BODY of the message enter "subscribe york2000" (without the quotes)


NOVA-SCOTIA. mailing list for those with an interest in genealogical research in Nova Scotia.
The address for postings is
To subscribe send the word "subscribe" (without the quotes) as the only text in the body of a message to:

(mail mode)
(digest mode)


NSROOTS. "moderated" mailing list, sponsored by The Nova Scotia Genealogy Network Association, for genealogical research relating to Nova Scotia.
The address for postings is nsroots@EDnet.NS.CA
To subscribe send email to majordomo@EDnet.NS.CA with the command "subscribe nsroots" (without the quotes) for mail mode or "subscribe nsroots-digest" (without the quotes) for digest mode as the only text in the body of the message.