These websites will get you started researching your Canadian ancestors in genealogy records.
Library and Archives Canada: Genealogy and Family History
Online genealogy indexes to census, passenger, land and other records; research guides; and more.
Our Future, Our Past: The Alberta Heritage Digitization Project
Digitized historical documents, including newspapers.
BC Archives Genealogy/Vital Events Online Indexes
Search online indexes to birth, marriage and death registrations, as well as other records.
Western Manitoba Genealogy Project
Search marriage records and cemetery and pioneer listings.
Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
Search several databases of vital statistics, directories, military records, land grants, cemeteries and more.
Newfoundland and Labrador
Historical Directory of Newfoundland and Labrador
A directory of newspapers, with information on ordering print copies.
Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics
Search an index to Nova Scotia vital records, then order copies online.
Ontario GenWeb Project
A step-by-step guide to tracing your Ontario ancestry, this site covers every
facet of genealogical research.
Prince Edward Island
Public Archives and Records Office
Links to online databases, a baptismal index, genealogy advice and more.
Genealogy in Quebec
A valuable resource that includes a history of French immigration.
Saskatchewan GenWeb Project
Search the 1901 online census, and follow links to databases, mailing lists and online lookups.
Search several databases, including local cemeteries and the city museum's "Pan for Gold" database,