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Newspaper Vertical Files: Passenger Lists - Ships - Quebec
Turner, Thomas Wright. -- Quebec ships passenger list. -- Seattle, Wash. : [Author, 1986]. Period of Coverage: 1814-1815, 1817-1818, 1823-1825; 1829 Taken from the Quebec mercury. Alphabetical by individual name.


A

Amos

PN4919 V35 E3 1984 Ref.
Codification de "L'Écho abitibien" : 1950 à 1962. -- [Val d'Or, Québec] : Société d'histoire de Val d'Or, 1984. -- 4 vol. Period of Coverage: 1950-1962 Vols. l-3 are arranged by subject with only issue and page number given. Vol. 4 is a name index.

PN4919 A5 G39 1982 Ref.
Index de "La Gazette du nord." -- Par Elaine Simard ... [et al.]. -- Amos, [Québec] : Société d'histoire d'Amos, 1982. -- 5 vol. Period of Coverage: 1920-1951 Vols. 1-3, and 5 contain the alphabetical subject index with only issue and page number given. Vol. 4 is the alphabetical name index.

Genealogy Ref. CS88 QC41 A25 2003 fol.
Pepin, Jean-Piere-Yves. -- Amos et l'Abitibi : relevé des décès de "L'Écho abitibien", 2002 ; suivi de la Liste alphabétique des inhumations consignées dans les registres paroissiaux d'Amos entre 1990 et 2002. -- Longueuil, Québec: Éditions historiques et généalogiques Pepin, [2003?]. -- Collection Notre patrimoine national no. 306 -- 266 p. -- 1 CD-ROM (12 cm) -- 2554026610
CD-ROM inserted in a pocket on page 3. Required configuration: PC IBM compatible -2554028052.
Period of Coverage: 1990 - 2002

Genealogy Ref. CS88 QC41 A25 2004 fol.
Pepin, Jean-Piere-Yves. -- Amos et l'Abitibi : relevé des décès de "L'Écho abitibien" 2003. -- Longueuil, Québec: Éditions historiques et généalogiques Pepin, [2004?]. -- 229 p. -- 1 CD-ROM (12 cm) -- 2554028044
CD-ROM inserted in a pocket on page 3. Required configuration: PC IBM compatible -2554028052
Period of Coverage: 2003

Aylmer

Newspaper Vertical Files: Newspapers --Canada --Indexes
Walsh, Gerald. -- Index to births, marriages and deaths in the "Aylmer times," Aylmer, Quebec, 1884-1890. -- O.G.S. Ottawa Branch news. -- Vol. XX, no. 6 (November 1987) -- P. 72-73. ; Vol. XXI, no. 1 (January 1988). -- P. 12-13 ; Vol. XXI, no. 2 (March 1988) -- P. 20-22 -- Ottawa : Ottawa Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society. -- 0708-5583 Period of Coverage: 1884-1890 Alphabetical brief entries arranged by surname.


F

Fraserville

AI21 E24 1983 Ref.
Boivin, Lorraine. -- Index de " l'Écho de Fraserville ", 8 et 31 mai 1884. -- by...and Daniel Boivin and Gilles Roy. -- [Rivière-du-Loup, Québec] : Cégep de Rivière-du-Loup, 1983 -- 43 p. -- Les Publications du Centre d'étude régionale, no.2 -- 292057101X Period of Coverage: May 8 and 31, 1884
Index is the second part of the publication with an alphabetic list of descriptors.


G

Granby

Genealogy Ref. CS88 QC46 E24 2007 xfol.
Norton, Sharon L. Osgood. -- Granby & Eastern Townships newspaper extracts: Québec, Canada, 1855-1910. -- Burlington, Ont.: S.L.O. Norton, 2007 -- 90 p. -- Limited edition of 35 copies -- 9780978312404 Period of Coverage: 1855-1910
Eastern Townships Gazette, and Shefford County Advertiser N 2, 1855- D 9, 1864
Eastern Townships Gazette, and District of Bedford Advertiser D 26, 1864- May 25, 1866
Granby Gazette and Shefford County Advertiser June 29, 1866- D 18, 1868
Granby Gazette Ap 30, 1869- Ja 26, 1877
Granby Leader and Shefford County Record S 10, 24, 1891
The Mail. Granby, QC S 2, 1896- D 30, 1899
Granby Leader and Eastern Townships Record Mr 24, 1892- Ja 25, 1901
Granby Leader-Mail and Eastern Townships Record Ap 5, 1901- D 16, 1910


H

Huntingdon

Internet

Huntingdon County GenWeb Gleaner Extracts 1863-1943. -- Extracts contributed by Bill Henderson, primarily birth, marriage, and death announcements of English speaking families in the area.
Period of Coverage: Taken directly from Web Site: "Please note that these extracts have been reproduced by permission of Bill Henderson for free electronic access only. Copyright belongs to Bill Henderson. The extracts may not be reproduced in any format by any individual or organization for profit. Anyone who wishes printed copies, must obtain the written consent from the contributor or by writing, The Chateauguay Valley Historical Society, c/o Connie McClintock, P.O. Box 61, Howick, QC, J0S-1G0".Search by "Any word", "All words", "Exact phrase", "Sound-alike matching". "Maximum 100 results with/without summaries." "Search only returns pages with matching words and displays info about the first match. You will need to check the entire page for any additional match.".
http://www.rootsweb.com/~qchuntin/gleaner/

Genealogy Ref. CS88 QC43 M68 1982 fol.
Thibault, Shirley Burke. -- "The Canadian gleaner" 1864-1874 : an index : vital statistics, births, marriages, deaths. -- [Kanata, Ont. : Thibault, S.B. Thibault, c1982]. -- [54] leaves.
Period of Coverage: 1864-1874
Births, marriages and deaths (Huntingdon, Quebec). Indexed alphabetically by name.


L

Laurentian Mountain Region

Genealogy Ref. CS88 QC42 L38 fol.
Léger, Jean-Pierre. -- Nécrologies des Laurentides, journal "Le Mirabel." -- St-Jérôme, Québec : Généalogie et histoire des familles Léger, [1989+    ] -- 0840-8351
Period of Coverage: 1988-2000; V.1- V. 13 (to date)
Annual.v. 1 1988-2921108488 ; v. 2 1989-2921108143 ; v. 3 1990-292110816X ; v.4 1991- 2921108208 ; v.5 1992-2921108216 ; v. 6 1993-2921108259 ; v. 7 1994-2921108321 ; v. 8 1995-292110833X ; v. 9 1996-2921108372 ; v. 10 1997-2921108399 ; v. 11 1998-2921108437 ; v. 12 1999-2921108453 ; v. 13 2000-2921108488; v. 14 2001-2921108496 ; v. 15 2002-292110850X; v. 16 2003
Alphabetically arranged reproductions of death notices under Avis de décès. Also chapters: Anniversaire et remerciements pour sympathie ; Index des conjoints et conjointes vols. 1-9 ; Anniversaire et remerciements pour sympathie ; Index des noms compris dans tous les avis vols. 10-13. Alphabetical surname index.
Some issues have the title: Nécrologies des Laurentides, journal Le Mirabel.

Genealogy Ref. CS88 QC42 L38 1988 fol.
Nécrologies des Laurentides, journal "L'Écho du nord." -- by Jean-Pierre Léger. -- St-Jérôme, Québec : Généalogie et histoire des familles Léger, [1988+    ] -- 1189-8267 -- v. 1 292110802X ; v. 2 2921108046 ; v. 8 2921108291 ; v.9 2921108305 ; v.11 2921108356 ; v. 12 2921108429
Period of Coverage: 1935-1936, 1942
Alphabetically arranged reproductions of death notices. Alphabetical surname index. Some issues have the title Nécrologies des Laurentides, journal "L'Avenir du nord."


M

Manseau

PN4919 T763 N68 fol. Ref.
Paillé, Antonio. -- Recueil des correspondances journalistiques de M. Antonio Paillé au "Nouvelliste" des Trois-Rivières. -- Compilé par Jacques Crochetière. -- [Manseau, Québec] : J. Crochetière, 1982. -- 2 vol. -- Histoire de Manseau.
Period of Coverage: vol. 1. 1927-1939 ; vol 2. 1940-1949
Chronologically arranged reproductions of articles.

Montreal

AI21 I6 fol. Ref.
L'Index de l'actualité. -- Westmount, Québec : Inform II-Microfilm, [c1988]+     -- 0838-0449
Period of Coverage: 1988+
Issued monthly with annual cumulations. Indexes: Le Devoir (Montréal), Le Journal de Montréal, La Presse (Montréal), and Le Soleil (Québec). Continues: Index de l'actualité à travers la presse écrite.

AI21 I6 fol. Ref.
Index de l'actualité à travers la presse écrite. -- Québec : Microfor, [1986-1987]. -- 0836-3099
Period of Coverage: 1987
Issued monthly with annual cumulations. Indexes: Le Devoir (Montréal), Le Journal de Montréal, La Presse (Montréal), and Le Soleil (Québec). Continues: L'Index de l'actualité vue à travers la presse écrite. Continued by: L'Index de l'actualité.

AI21 I6 fol. Ref.
Index de l'actualité vues à travers la presse écrite. -- [Québec] : Centre de documentation, Bibliothèque, Université Laval, [1972]+     -- 0315-6729
Period of Coverage: 1972-1986
Issued monthly with annual cumulations. In 1972 included Le Devoir (Montréal) only. In 1973 expanded to include Le Devoir (Montréal), La Presse (Montréal), et Le Soleil (Québec). Each year divided into 2 volumes: alphabetical subject and name index ; chronological index. Continues: Index du journal "Le Devoir." Continued by: Index de l'actualité à travers la presse écrite.

AI21 I6 fol. Ref.
Index du journal "Le Devoir." -- Québec : Centre de documentation, Bibliothèque Université Laval. -- 0315-6737
Period of Coverage: 1969-1971
Issued monthly with annual cumulations. Alphabetical subject and name index. Continues Index "Le Devoir." Continued by Index de l'actualité vues à travers la presse écrite.

AI21 I6 fol. Ref.
Index "Le Devoir." -- Québec : Centre de documentation de la bibliothèque, Université Laval. -- 0315-646X
Period of Coverage: 1966-1968
Issued monthly with annual cumulations. Alphabetical subject and name index. Continued by Index du journal "Le Devoir."

AI21 P74 fol. fiche Ref.
Infodex [microfiche]. -- [Montréal: Services documentaires multimedia, 1986?-    ] -- microfiche. -- 1181-4039
Period of Coverage: 1988-1990
Author and subject indexes. Indexes La Presse.

AI21 P74 fol. Ref.
Infodex, index de "La Presse." -- Montréal : Centrale des bibliothèques, [1985?-    ] -- 0831-2052
Period of Coverage: January, 1986-[1989]-1990
Monthly. Separate alphabetically arranged subject and author indexes with brief entries.

AI21 M66 1925 Ref.
Lower, Arthur R.M. -- Calendar of the "Montreal gazette" 1778-1841 -- Ottawa : Public Archives, 1927. -- 525 leaves.
Period of Coverage: 1778-1841
Indexed by date, subdivided by article number. No subject index..

AI21 M66 L69 1973 Ref. Microfilm
Lower, Arthur R.M. -- Calendar of the "Montreal gazette", 1778-1841 [microfilm]. -- [Ottawa] : Canadian Library Association Newspaper Microfilming Project, [1973]. -- 1 microfilm reel.
Period of Coverage: 1778-1841
Indexed by date, subdivided by article number. No subject index.

FC401 A1 M34 1986 Ref.
McKenzie, Donald A. -- More notices from Methodist papers, 1830-1857. -- Lambertville, N.J. : Hunterdon House, 1986. -- xii, 424 p. -- 0912606290
Period of Coverage: 1830-1857
Alphabetical birth, marriage and death notices indexed by personal name. Includes the following papers:

  • Canada Christian advocate [Hamilton, Ont.] (1845-1857)
  • Canadian Wesleyan [Hamilton, Ont.] (November 8, 1832)
  • Christian guardian [Toronto] (1830-1857)
  • Christian messenger [Montreal : 1844-March 1846 ; Toronto : April 1846-September 1847] (1844-1847)
  • The Evangelist [Toronto : 1848 ; Hamilton, Ont. : 1851] (1848, 185l)
  • The Religious repository [S.l.] (December 1839) The Wesleyan [Montreal] (1840-1843)

Internet

montrealgazette.com -- .[Montreal : The Gazette, c. 2000]
Period of Coverage: Last three months; death notices= June 1991+
Search engine searches website only. Phrase searching is not available. See also Infomart under Canada-General Indexes
The Gazette Library will also do a database search for a fee of $10 for up to five stories per subject. Postal addresses must be included for invoicing. The search is limited to stories published since 1985. Email requests to : library@thegazette.southam.ca http://www.canada.com/montrealgazette/news/archives/index.html
Death notices are available by clicking on Births & Deaths near the masthead on the main page.. This will give current ads. Click on Archives (last box on the left) to locate death notices from June 1999 to date. Please note that obituaries are not currently available online. These are distinguished from death notices in that they appear in the newspaper as larger, boxed announcements which may contain photos or designs. Several search options available at this page.
http://www.canada.com/montrealgazette/index.html

PN4914 F62 F74 fol. Ref.
Ontario. Ministry of Government Services. Translation Service. -- Selected articles from the Quebec and French-language press in Canada. -- [Toronto?] : Translation Service, Ministry of Government Services. Intergovernmental Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Treasury, Economics and Intergovernmental Affairs, Government of Ontario, [1972]+
Period of Coverage: 1972-1973
Arranged by subject. Includes article reprints from:

  • Le Devoir (Montréal)
  • Le Droit (Ottawa)
  • Montreal gazette
  • Montreal star
  • La Presse (Montréal)
  • Le Soleil (Québec)

FC3071 .9 D42 R44 Ref.
Reid, William D. -- Death notices of Ontario. -- Lambertville, N.J. : Hunterdon House, 1980
. -- 417 p. -- 0912606061
Period of Coverage: 1810-1849
Listed chronologically by newspaper titles as follows. Includes indexes of persons and places at end.
Indexes the following newspapers and dates: Kingston gazette 1810-1818; Montreal herald 1815; 1817-1820; Canadian magazine. Montreal July 1823-June 1825; Stray issues of newspapers to 1830; Upper Canada Gazette & Weekly Register 1823-1825 Upper Canada Gazette & U.E. Loyalist. York 1826-1828; Loyalist. York 1828-1829; Christian Guardian 1829-1835; Cobourg Star 1831-1846; Courier of Upper Canada. York 1832; Free Press. Hallowell 1832-1833; Canadian Correspondent. York 1833-1834; Correspondent & Advocate. Toronto 1834-1837; The Church 1837-1849; Christian Guardian January-April 1843; Examiner. Toronto 1840-1849; British Colonist. Toronto 1841-1848; Extracts from The Albion. New York; Toronto Herald 1841-1848; Hamilton Gazette 1847-1848; Barrie Magnet 1847-1849.

FC3071 .9 M37 R44 Ref.
Reid, William D. -- Marriage notices of Ontario. -- Lambertville, N.J. : Hunterdon House, 1980
. -- 550 p. -- 0912606053
Period of Coverage: 1813-1854
Listed chronologically by newspaper titles as follows. Includes indexes of persons and places at end.
Indexes the following newspapers and dates: Kingston Gazette 1813-1815; Montreal Herald 1814; 1816-1820; Stray issues of Newspapers to 1829; Canadian magazine. Montreal July 1823-February 1824; Upper Canada Herald. Kingston 1825; Upper Canada Gazette & U.E. Loyalist. York 1826-1828; The Loyalist. York 1829; Colonial Advocate. York December 1828-October 1834; Canadian Watchman. Kingston 1830-1831; Patriot. Kingston January 1830-June 1831; Christian Guardian. Toronto 1830; December 1831-November 1835; Stray Issues of Newspapers 1830-1846; Star. Cobourg Stray Issues 1831-1846; Courier of Upper Canada. York 1832; Canadian Correspondent. Toronto February 1833- October 1834; Correspondent & Advocate. Toronto November 1834-1837; Patriot. Toronto 1833-1838; 1841-1845; 1849; Bathurst Courier. Perth September 1834-October 1836; Cornwall Observer Stray Issues 1835-1846; Constitution. Toronto 1837; The Church 1837-1849; Upper Canada Herald. Kingston January 1839-January 1840; Examiner. Toronto 1840-1847; British Colonist. Toronto 1840-1848; Transcript. Montreal February 1842-March 1843; Toronto Herald 1842-1848; Christian Guardian January-April 1843; Banner. Toronto 1843-1847; Globe. Toronto 1844-1849; Magnet. Barrie 1847-1849; Christian Guardian October 1851-December 1854 plus Christian Guardian Addenda September 1851-June 1853.

AI21 W43 Ref. Microfilm
"Weekend magazine" index cards [microfilm]. -- Montreal standard. -- [Toronto] : Preston Microfilming Service, [1983]+     -- 13 microfilm reels.
Period of Coverage: 1951-1975
Reproduction of manual index cards to Weekend magazine of the Montreal standard. Reel no. 1 begins with cross index, names only, for 1956 to January 1978, A-Z.

F5449 M6 M56 Ref.
Wilson, Laurence M. This was Montreal in 1814, 1815, 1816, and 1817: life in Canada's metropolis as culled verbatim from the editorial news and advertising columns of the "Montreal herald", a four-page weekly newspaper published nearly 150 years ago. Compilé par -- ... -- Montreal : imprimé en privé pour le Château de Ramezay, 1960. -- 205 p.
Period of Coverage: 1814-1817