Family Tree Maker's Genealogical Records: Ontario and Nova Scotia Settlers, 1790-1860 (Family Archive #274) $29.99 plus $3.50 p&h. Order from Genealogical Publishing Company, 1001 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore MD, 21202.

This CD-ROM contains scanned images of six books dealing with the early settlers of Nova Scotia and Ontario including American colonists (particularly Loyalists) along with English, Scottish, and Irish immigrants. The volumes contain historical essays on the settlement of Nova Scotia and Ontario, Loyalist lists, population returns, and immigration records.

The publications included are: Nova Scotia Immigrants to 1867, Volumes I and II by Leonard H. Smith; Loyalists And Land Settlement In Nova Scotia by Marion Gilroy; Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Genealogies Transcribed From The Yarmouth Herald by George S. Brown; Early Ontario Settlers by Norman K. Crowder; Ontario People: 1796-1803 by E. Keith Fitzgerald The loyalist records included here form a good complement to the loyalist records on CD#144 Loyalists in the American Revolution.

Reviewed by Paul Milner
BIGWILL v.7 no.4, 2000