We have the largest online family history resource, including billions of historical records from Canada and around the world and we’re constantly adding more, so there’s always something new to find! Simply start with the information you know and let our records reveal your family’s story.
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Our census collections are the richest source of genealogical information and are the ideal place to begin your research. Find birth dates, names, religion, and even the occupations of your ancestors.
Canada was built by immigrants – uncover how your ancestors contributed to building this great nation. Find out when your ancestors arrived, where they travelled from and even when they became a Canadian citizen.
Celebrate the heroes in your family tree. The stories of your brave ancestors are waiting to be discovered. Our military records may reveal when, where and how your ancestors served their country.
Learn about the milestones in your ancestors’ lives with our birth, marriage and death records dating back to 1608. Information like dates, locations, names and religion help identify the significant events of an ancestor’s life.
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