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1. Illustrated Historical Atlas of Halton County
Halton Information Network (HALINET)
Digitized images of the Illustrated Historical Atlas of the County of Halton published by Walker and Miles in 1877. Includes township maps with names of property owners as well as historical sketches naming early settlers.
2. Guide to Biographies
Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
The «Guide to Biographies at the Provincial Archives» was created by compiling a listing of published and printed biographies found in various collections or publications at the Provincial Archives.
3. Dictionnaire historique
Société historique du Marigot
A historical dictionary of Longueuil, Jacques-Cartier, LeMoyne and Montreal-South. Contains biographical and historical descriptions.
4. Old Protestant Burying Grounds (Elm Ave Cemetery) Biographies
Prince Edward Island Genealogical Society
Biographies of prominent burials in the Old Protestant Burying Grounds. Some names are linked to a photograph of the tombstone.
5. Canadian railway agent, operator, dispatcher genealogical index
Canadian Railway Telegraph History
Names are in alphabetical order within each province. There are also photographs.
6. Land Harvested By Faith (A ...)
Saskatchewan GenWeb
Index of names appearing in A Land Harvested By Faith 1884-1984, Wakaw, Saskatchewan. This local history contains many family biographies.
7. Biggar's First Citizens
Saskatoon GenWeb
Biographical sketches of businessmen and GTP railway employees in Biggar, Saskatchewan, extracted from the Biggar World, 1909. Sketches vary in detail but may include birthplace, age, educational background and occupation.
8. History of the County of Pictou
Pictou County GenWeb
This transcribed collection of historical items includes biographies of early settlers and prominent Pictou figures.
9. 85th Canadian Infantry Battalion Nova Scotia Highlanders
S. Gowan
Nominal list of officers and men who served in Europe. The information is taken from «The Eighty-Fifth in France and Flanders» by Lt. Col. Joseph Hayes. There are also biographies, photographs, transcriptions of letters home, songs, etc.
10. Home Page, Swift Current GenWeb
Swift Current GenWeb
This page offers convenient access to all GenWeb resources for this area of Saskatchewan. Links are organized by type of resource.
11. Home Page, St. Joseph's Colony GenWeb
St. Joseph's Colony GenWeb
This page offers convenient access to all GenWeb resources for this area of Saskatchewan. Links are organized by type of resource.
12. Home Page, Barr Colony GenWeb
Barr Colony GenWeb
This page offers convenient access to all GenWeb resources for this area of Saskatchewan. Links are organized by type of resource.
13. Home Page, Brant County GenWeb
Brant County GenWeb
This page offers convenient access to all GenWeb resources for this area of the province of Ontario. Links are organized by type of resource.
14. Home page, Midwest Manitoba GenWeb
Midwest Manitoba GenWeb
This page offers convenient access to all GenWeb resources for this area of the province of Manitoba. Links are organized by type of resource
15. Townships Heritage WebMagazine
Townshippers' Association
The WebMagazine provides the public with a window on Eastern Townships history on the region's heritage, past and present. It contains articles and links relating to the Eastern Townships.
16. La grande recrue de 1653
Société généalogique canadienne-française
In 1651, Maisonneuve goes to France to recruit 100 new settlers to ensure the survival of Montreal. This site gives a short history of this trip, as well as biographies of each of the new settlers, maps and photographs showing their place of origin in France, birth certificates, etc.
17. Black Loyalists: Our Story, Our People
Black Loyalist Heritage Society
This Web site contains a full version of the Black Loyalist story along with hundreds of pages of transcribed original documents such as autobiographies, letters, official documents and proclamations, treaties, muster lists, the Book Of Negroes, survey records, land sales, and others.
18. Patriotes de 1837-1838
Cégep du Vieux Montréal
This site contains biographies, genealogies, brief descriptions of interesting events, articles, images, monuments, etc, relating to the Rebellions of 1837-1838.
19. Early Canadiana Online (ECO)
Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions (CIHM)
Early Canadiana Online (ECO) is a digital library providing access to Canada's printed heritage. It features works published from the time of the first European settlers up to the early 20th Century.
20. Senators and Members
Parliament of Canada
This site contains short biographical skectches of cabinet ministers, senators and members of parliament, past and present, with some photographs.
21. First Among Equals: The Prime Minister in Canadian Life and Politics
Library and Archives Canada
This site contains quick facts about the prime ministers of Canada, biographies, anecdotes, bibliographies, speeches and photographs.
22. Empire of the Bay
A companion to the PBS television program, this site contains historical information and biographies of the key characters of the Hudson’s Bay Company.
23. Canadian Mennonite Encyclopedia Online
Mennonite Historical Society of Canada
The Encyclopedia is a dynamic source of information about the Anabaptist-Mennonite groups in Canada. Subjects of interest to genealogists include, history, biography and family history.
24. Remembering Black Loyalists, Black Communities in Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Museum
This site gives historical background about people, places and events. It contains several biographies and images of places and objects.
25. Canadian VC Recipients
Veterans Affairs Canada
This site gives the names of all 94 Canadian winners of the Victoria Cross with the citation, a short biographical sketch and a photograph.

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