CANADA

Scroll down for an index of records.  Click on green links of those that are active

 

 

EARLY MAPS

Upper Canada Districts, 1825

Canada West Districts, 1845

Canada Census Index:  1921 census for Canada is online for free at Ancestry.ca.   Choose province, then district one by one within that region. Slow and tedious, but at least it gives some help.

1911  index         1901 index            1891  

1881                 1871

1861 for Canada West (Ontario), Canada East (Quebec), Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick.

1851 census

1841 census for Canada West (Ontario)

There are even earlier census in some locations, but not linked to one web site. Usually found by individual counties. The earliest census 1799 for Canada had only one Gillespie on it re William Gillespie in Frontenac County. Gillespies were in Newfoundland in 1600s.

PROVINCIAL RECORDS

WESTERN CANADA – click on name of province to find records

     British Columbia 

     Alberta

           Saskatchewan

                                 

     Manitoba

CENTRAL CANADA

     Ontario  

     Quebec

THE MARITIMES:

     New Brunswick

     Nova Scotia

     Prince Edward Island

     Newfoundland

NORTHERN CANADA:

     Yukon

      Northern Territories

     Nunavit