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Genealogy and Family History

Library and Archives Canada houses a wealth of resources and databases that can help Canadians trace their family history, including census, immigration, land and military records. Published sources include family histories, and indexes to church records, cemeteries and newspapers. You will also find tips for beginners, information about where to find records not held at LAC, and links to societies, archives and other genealogy websites in Canada and other countries.