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== <center>Known Issues</center>  ==
 
== <center>Known Issues</center>  ==
  
'''NOTE:''' Most records are available on microfilm. See [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Ordering_Microfilm_or_Microfiche_from_a_Family_History_Center Ordering Microfilm or Microfiche] for instructions on ordering microfilm as well as finding a local [https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator FamilySearch Center] where you can view the films.  
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'''NOTE:''' Most records are available on microfilm. These films can be viewed at the Family History Library or some [https://familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Centers.] Call ahead to check if the film is available at your local center.
  
'''Question #1: '''The record detail pages refer&nbsp;to affiliate films that are not available in the Catalog. How can I cross reference to order a microfilm for viewing at a FamilySearch Center?<br>'''Answer #1:''' A cross-reference from the Affiliate Film Number to a valid GS Film number in the Catalog can be found on the website [http://www.ogs.on.ca/ogspi/6/6.htm OGSPI 1861 Census Menu] . You can also search the Catalog section [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/179027 Census of Canada, 1861] to find the desired microfilm to order. Search either source by county, and then township.  
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'''Question #1: '''The record detail pages refer&nbsp;to affiliate films that are not available in the Catalog. How can I cross reference to locate a microfilm for viewing at a FamilySearch Center?<br>'''Answer #1:''' A cross-reference from the Affiliate Film Number to a valid GS Film number in the Catalog can be found on the website [http://www.ogs.on.ca/ogspi/6/6.htm OGSPI 1861 Census Menu] . You can also search the Catalog section [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/179027 Census of Canada, 1861] to find the desired microfilm.. Search either source by county, and then township.  
  
 
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*If '''searching''' a specific collection: please include the name of the collection; include all search criteria used, including name, event, dates and places.<br>  
 
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*If you are '''reporting '''a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows XP and Internet Explorer.
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*If you are '''reporting '''a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows 7 and Internet Explorer.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:36, 3 October 2017



Known Issues

NOTE: Most records are available on microfilm. These films can be viewed at the Family History Library or some FamilySearch Centers. Call ahead to check if the film is available at your local center.

Question #1: The record detail pages refer to affiliate films that are not available in the Catalog. How can I cross reference to locate a microfilm for viewing at a FamilySearch Center?
Answer #1: A cross-reference from the Affiliate Film Number to a valid GS Film number in the Catalog can be found on the website OGSPI 1861 Census Menu . You can also search the Catalog section Census of Canada, 1861 to find the desired microfilm.. Search either source by county, and then township.


If you encounter additional problems with this collection, feel free to report them at support@familysearch.org. Please include the following information:

  • If searching a specific collection: please include the name of the collection; include all search criteria used, including name, event, dates and places.
  • If you are reporting a technical issue: please include your operating system and browser version, such as Windows 7 and Internet Explorer.

Your assistance will help ensure that future revisions will be considered.

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