Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Quebec,  Canada
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Record Description
Record Type Church Records
Collection years 1763-1967
Languages English, French, Latin
Title in the Language Québec, catholiques non Registres paroissiaux
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
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Archives Nationales du Québec, Sainte-Foy


What is in This Collection?

This collection contains registers of baptisms, marriages, deaths and other records from various non-Catholic denominations and parishes for 1763-1967. Date coverage varies by parish. Additional information about Church records in Quebec is found in the Quebec Church Records wiki article.

To Browse This Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967.

What Can These Records Tell Me?

Baptism records may include:

  • Full name of child
  • Child's date and place of birth
  • Date and place of baptism
  • Full name of Father and his occupation
  • Mother's given name
  • Names of Witnesses

Marriage records may inclue:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Name and age of groom
  • Groom's marital status and residence
  • Name and age of bride
  • Bride's marital status and residence
  • Sometimes, names of parents
  • Names of witnesses

Burial records may include:

  • Name, age and gender of deceased
  • Date of death
  • Date of burial
  • Cause of death
  • Names of Witnesses

Collection Content

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How Do I Search This Collection?

You can search the index or view the images or both. To begin your search it is helpful to know:

  • The name of your ancestor
  • The name of a relative or date of the event

View the Images

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  1. Select Judicial District
  2. Select Notary, Record Type, Years and File Numbers

How Do I Analyze the Results?

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images.


What Do I Do Next?

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?

  • Cite the record. See below for help citing this collection.
  • Look at an image of the original record. The original may contain information that was not recorded in the index. To find a copy of the original record, visit the [Archives Nationales du Québec, Sainte-Foy] page.
  • To help keep track of your research, you may want to keep a research log. FamilySearch has an example example research log which you can download.
  • Use the information you have found to find the person incensus records.

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?

  • If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This can help you find possible relatives.
  • Search the records of nearby areas. *Check for other names. An individual might appear under an unexpected name for a variety of reasons:
- They might have been listed under a middle name, nickname, or abbreviation of their given name.
-A woman may have returned to her maiden name after the death of her husband.

Known Issues with This Collection

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Citing this Collection

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Collection Citation

"Quebec, Non-Catholic Parish Registers, 1763-1967 ." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Archives Nationales du Québec, Sainte-Foy.

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