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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
=== Record Content  ===
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This Collection will include records from 1700 to 1950.
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This collection contains genealogical notes (extracted from local newspapers and other sources) on about 1700 Queens County, Nova Scotia families, covering the 1700's to the 1950's. The files are arranged alphabetically by surname. Within the files, the papers are arranged alphabetically by given name.
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For a list of volume numbers and surnames currently published in this collection, select the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1918186/waypoints Browse].
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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| text =<!--bibdescbegin-->Thomas Brenton Smith. Genealogical notes of Thomas Brenton Smith of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia Archives and Records Managements, Halifax, Canada.<!--bibdescend--> }}
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[[Nova Scotia, Queens County, Genealogical Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== Record Content  ==
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Image:Nova Scotia, Queens County, Genealogical Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith DGS 4876710 185 Marriage.jpg|Marriage
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Image:Nova Scotia, Queens County, Genealogical Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith DGS 4876710 504 Obituary.jpg|Obituary
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Image:Nova Scotia, Queens County, Genealogical Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith DGS 4876710 499 Will.jpg|Will
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This collection may contain the following information:
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*Names of children
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*Names of parents
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*Birth dates
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*Death dates
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*Marriage dates
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*Names of cousins
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*Causes of deaths
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*Occupations
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*Maiden names of wives
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*Places of birth, marriage and death
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*Residences at a certain time of the events
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
== Record History ==
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==== Beginning Your Search ====
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To search this collection, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
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*Name of Ancestor
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*Occupation
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*Approximate year of birth, marriage or death
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*Names of family members
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==== Searching the Images  ====
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒Select the "Surnames/Other" category which will take you to the images.
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Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
 
[http://www.library.dal.ca/DUASC/FindingAids/MS_2_432/ The archives of Thomas Brenton Smith: A Guide]  
 
[http://www.library.dal.ca/DUASC/FindingAids/MS_2_432/ The archives of Thomas Brenton Smith: A Guide]  
 
This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to related websites here.
 
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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*[[Canada]]  
 
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*[[Nova Scotia]]  
 
*[[Nova Scotia]]  
*[[Queens_County,_Nova_Scotia|Queens County, Nova Scotia]]
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*[[Queens County, Nova Scotia]]
  
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].&nbsp;
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
 
 
==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record Found&nbsp;in a Collection  ====
 
 
 
*“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), entry for William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, married 23 November 1913; citing marriage certificate no. 859; FHL microfilm 2,025,063; Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.
 
 
 
*“El Salvador Civil Registration,” index and images,''FamilySearch ''(https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 21 March 2011), entry for Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, born 9 April 1880; citing La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal de San Salvador. *"Nova Scotia, Queens County Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith 1700-1950: Images, ''FamilySearch'' (https://www.familysearch.org: accessed 29 September 2011). entry for John Aberdeen; citing County Records; Miscellaneous, Image 2; New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
 
 
 
== Citation for This Collection  ==
 
 
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.  
 
  
<!--bibdescbegin-->"Genealogies of Queens County Families" by Thomas Brenton Smith, N.S.P.A., Halifax, N.S.; G.S.Brown, New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, Mass.<!--bibdescend-->
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
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"Nova Scotia, Queens County, Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, 1700-1950," digital images, ''FamilySearch''(https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 March 2012), v. 817 &gt; Abbott-Aspin &gt; image 5 of 557, Annie Head Abbott, 1917; citing Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.

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Record Description

This Collection will include records from 1700 to 1950.

This collection contains genealogical notes (extracted from local newspapers and other sources) on about 1700 Queens County, Nova Scotia families, covering the 1700's to the 1950's. The files are arranged alphabetically by surname. Within the files, the papers are arranged alphabetically by given name.

For a list of volume numbers and surnames currently published in this collection, select the Browse.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Thomas Brenton Smith. Genealogical notes of Thomas Brenton Smith of Queens County, Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia Archives and Records Managements, Halifax, Canada.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

This collection may contain the following information:

  • Names of children
  • Names of parents
  • Birth dates
  • Death dates
  • Marriage dates
  • Names of cousins
  • Causes of deaths
  • Occupations
  • Maiden names of wives
  • Places of birth, marriage and death
  • Residences at a certain time of the events

How to Use the Record

Beginning Your Search

To search this collection, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of Ancestor
  • Occupation
  • Approximate year of birth, marriage or death
  • Names of family members

Searching the Images

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Surnames/Other" category which will take you to the images.

Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

Related Websites

The archives of Thomas Brenton Smith: A Guide

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

"Nova Scotia, Queens County, Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, 1700-1950," digital images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 March 2012), v. 817 > Abbott-Aspin > image 5 of 557, Annie Head Abbott, 1917; citing Notes of Thomas Brenton Smith, New England Historical Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.