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York Research Resources is a compilation of online references, books, articles, and useful addresses to assist with research in York Region. Books can be located using your favourite online library catalogue search, borrowed through interlibrary loan, or purchased directly from the publishers.
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  • Markham Economist Vital Statistics Index, January 1858 to June 1858   Online New
    Compiled by Steve Marshall and re-printed from York Region Ancestors, Vol. 13, No. 2.
  • Markham Economist Vital Statistics Index, July 1856 to December 1857   Online New
    Compiled by Steve Marshall and re-printed from York Region Ancestors, Vol. 13, No. 1.
  • Anna Burkholder "Death Book", Book II, 1906 & 1907 Entries PDF File(Adobe Reader required) New!
    Transcribed by Steve Marshall, reprinted from York Region Ancestors, Vol. 12, No. 2, May/June 2006, see page 3.
  • Ontario Vital Stastics Project Online  
    Established 18th January 2000 this web site points you to Birth, Marriage and Death Registrations, Census Records, Archives and Cemetery Aids.
  • Ontario Birth Registrations - York County Online  
    Steve Marshall has developed and maintains this rapidly-growing collection of birth registrations which include many from the Quinte area. Updated regularly, this site is fully searchable, can be browsed alphabetically by surname, and also includes some baptism records.
  • Ontario Marriage Registrations Online  
    Mary Crandall's site houses full transcriptions of marriage registrations and also includes 1800-1924 marriages arranged by county, from sources other than post-1869 civil registrations. The marriage registrations are fully searchable and can also be browsed by year.
  • Ontario Death Registrations Online  
    Heather Bertramís site is an index of death registrations that can be browsed alphabetically by surname.
  • Canada Births Deaths & Marriages Exchange  Online  
    The purpose of the Canadian Births or Baptism, Deaths and Marriages Exchange is to provide genealogists a free resource for sharing information about details contained on certificates registered in Canada.
  • Wesleyan Methodist Baptisms Online  
    Transcription by Ida Reed of the Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register held at the Victoria University Archives,Toronto.
  • Ontario Marriage Records at inGeneas Online  
    The inGeneas database includes 8,648 marriage records (1858-1869) for York County.
  • Marriages from Ontario, 1870-1910 Online  
    Extracted by Mary Crandall from PAO Microfilm MS-932, includes many marriages from York County.
  • Marriage Bonds of Ontario 1803-1834 Book CD
    by Thomas B. Wilson (Lambertville, NJ: Hunterdon House, 1985). Abstracts from Marriage Bonds housed at the National Archives of Canada.
  • Marriage Licenses Issued at Toronto, 1806-1809 Article CD
    The Ontario Register, Vol II, p225.
  • Index to Marriage Registrations of Ontario, Canada 1869 - 1873 Book
    compiled and edited by Carrie Slingsby & Renie A. Rumple. Six volume set. Spouse's surnames are included in the index. Many of these marriages do not have registration numbers and are not included in the Archives of Ontario Vital Statistics Microfilm indexes.
  • Vital Statistics at the Public Archives of Ontario Online
    Detailed information regarding records such as Birth, Marriage and Death registrations; clergy returns, and other holdings at the PAO, and how to access them.

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