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Halton-Peel Branch

PO Box 24
Streetsville, ON, L5M 2B7, Canada
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Other Genealogical Resources

Ontario Genealogical Society
How to Research Your Family History – Links to the Ontario Genealogical Society's Research Guides.
Full Name Cemetery Search. A searchable database of cemetery transcriptions indexed by branches of the OGS.
OGS – Toronto Branch meetings        Toronto Branch's Genealogy Courses
OGS – York Region Branch meetings
Other OGS Branches
OGS Members' Resources (OGS members only).
 
Mailing Lists – Subscribe to a few of these for specific topics, locations or surnames of interest.  They're all free.
Search for RootsWeb's Mailing Lists of interest  or  browse for RootsWeb's Mailing Lists of interest.
Yahoo mailing lists for Genealogical DNA testing and analysis.
Links to Halton and Peel Mailing Lists and Message Boards are below.
 
Halton Resources:
Halton Information Network (HALINET)
Halton Region Museum
McGill University Library's Historical Atlas of Halton County with land owners names and an alphabetical index of land owners.
Esquesing Historical Society
Milton Historical Society
Oakville Historical Society
Trafalgar Township Historical Society
Subscribe to RootsWeb's Halton Mailing List and join others in discussing and researching your Halton County families.
Browse RootsWeb's Halton Mailing List's archive
Search RootsWeb's Halton Mailing List's archive or you may search the archives of all RootsWeb's Mailing Lists at once.
Search/Browse and post messages on RootsWeb's Halton Message Board
 
Peel Resources:
Peel Information Network (PINET)
PAMA – Peel Art Gallery, Museum & Archives.
McGill University Library's Historical Atlas of Peel County with land owners names and an alphabetical index of land owners.
Brampton Historical Society
Subscribe to RootsWeb's Peel Mailing List and join others in discussing and researching your Peel County families.
Browse RootsWeb's Peel Mailing List's archive
Search RootsWeb's Peel Mailing List's archive or you may search the archives of all RootsWeb's Mailing Lists at once.
Search/Browse and post messages on RootsWeb's Peel Message Board
 
Canadian Census Indexes:
pre-1851 Censuses, Halton County – index and transcriptions.
1851 Census, Halton County – index and transcriptions.
1851 Census, Peel County – index and transcriptions.
1851 Canada East (Quebec), Canada West (Ontario), New Brunswick and Nova Scotia Censuses.  On-line geographic search.
1851 New Brunswick Census Index.  An index and transcription to the above 1851 census for New Brunswick.
1861 Census, Halton County – index and transcriptions.
1861 Census, Peel County – index and transcriptions.
1871 Canadian Census.  Search and view the on-line 1871 Canadian Census pages using Library and Archives Canada's web site.
1881 Canadian Census – index and transcription using the L.D.S. database.
1881 Canadian Census.  Search and view the on-line 1881 Canadian Census pages using Library and Archives Canada's web site.
1891 Canadian Census.  Search and view the on-line 1891 Canadian Census pages using Library and Archives Canada's web site.
1891 Canadian Census search using the new L.D.S. Family Search site.
1901 Canadian Census – index, transcription and graphic images.  Optionally click on Province/District name to limit search area.
1906 Alberta, Manitoba & Saskatchewan Census.   Archives Canada's on-line census pages — but you need to know the location of the family!
1906 Alberta, Manitoba & Saskatchewan Census – index, transcription and graphic images.
1911 Canadian Census – index, transcription and graphic images.  Click on Province name (then optionally on District) to initiate search.
Ontario GenWeb Census Project – for all other Ontario censuses.  First select the County/District then click on a tab to select the census year.
 
Other Canadian Resources:
1853 Toronto Tax Assessment Rolls – a searchable index used in place of the missing 1851/2 Toronto census to locate "heads" of families — but contains no family information.
British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa
Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) Database
Canadiana Discovery Portal
East Durham (Port Hope) Historical Society
Harrow Early Immigrant Research Society (H.E.I.R.S.)
Lanark County Genealogical Society
Muskoka Parry Sound Genealogy Group
Norfolk Genealogy
Norfolk Historical Society
Ontario genealogy resources – listing
Ontario GenWeb
Quebec Family History Society
Temiskaming Genealogy Group
Toronto Public Library
United Empire Loyalists' Association of Canada
Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group
 
Archives of Ontario
Archeion – Ontario's Archival Information Network
City of Toronto Archives
Dufferin County Museum & Archives
Library and Archives Canada

Anglican Church of Canada – Diocese of Toronto
Presbyterian Church Archives
The United Church of Canada Archives
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints – LDS Family Search databases (includes Canadian data and images of records).

The H-P Branch's Webmaster's & Treasurer's page of useful genealogy links.

Global Genealogy on-line store


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This page last updated: 22 October 2014