Manitoba Compiled Genealogies
A recent index to many published atlases, biographies, census records (1851–1881), directories, family histories, genealogies, immigration lists, land records, local histories, Loyalist listings, marriage records, native races, naturalizations, and slavery records is:
Elliot, Noel Montgomery, ed. The Central Canadians, 1600–1900: An Alphabetized Directory of the People, Places, and Vital Dates. 3 vols. Toronto: Genealogical Research Library, 1994. (Family History Library book 971 D22cc.) Indexes over 500,000 names from various sources for the provinces of Manitoba and Ontario. Sources are listed at the end of each volume.
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- Canadian Genealogy Index 1600s–1900s, from the Genealogical Research Library. Novato, Calif.: Brøderbund Software Inc., 1996. (Family Histroy Library compact disc No. 9, Part 118) This compact disc gives dates and places for about two million names. It also includes the source of the information.
Printing Your Family History
Pulling together a family history is not an easy task, but it is without question one of the most rewarding activities you can be doing with your time. The end product will provide a wonderful depository for family stories, traditions, and other memories. The fruits of your labors will be appreciated for generations to come.
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