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Guide to '''Yukon ancestry, family history and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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==Yukon Information==
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Yukon is the smllest and most western of Canada's 3 federal territories.  Whitehorse is the capital and Yukon's only city.
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==Getting Started ==
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<center>''[[Canada]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Yukon|Yukon]]''</center>[[Image:Klondike mining camp.jpg|thumb|left|450px|Typical mining camp on Bonanza Creek, Yukon, during the Klondike Gold Rush abt 1898]]
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<h3>Getting Started with Yukon Research</h3>
 
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Links to articles on getting started with Yukon research.
=== Cities, Towns and Local Advisory Areas  ===
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*[[How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada|How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada]]  
 
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*[[How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor|How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor]]  
Source: [http://www.eco.gov.yk.ca/stats/1467.html Yukon Department of Health and Social Services and Yukon Bureau of Statistics]
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*[[Name Variations in Canadian Indexes and Records|Name Variations in Canadian Indexes and Records]]  
 
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*[[Canada Online Genealogy Records|Canada Online Genealogy Records]]
=== Getting Started&nbsp;&nbsp;  ===
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*[http://library.alaska.gov/hist/parham.html Finding Your Gold Rush Relative]
 
 
1.&nbsp; What information do you wish to locate about your ancestor?&nbsp;&nbsp;To choose the sources you need to search first, please click on&nbsp;&nbsp;[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Yukon_Record_Selection_Table RECORD&nbsp;SELECTION&nbsp;TABLE:&nbsp;Yukon ], which will help you decide.
 
 
 
2.&nbsp; From the above Record Selection Table, which sources do you wish to check in this county?&nbsp; To check the availability of your sources of interest as well as to check the&nbsp;websites that have them online, please click on&nbsp;this county's [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/YUKON:_Sources_Links_Table SOURCES LINKS TABLE]&nbsp;&nbsp;.&nbsp;<br>
 
 
 
3.&nbsp; Do you know the location that you wish to search in this county?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on&nbsp; this county's [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/YUKON:_Populated_Places_Table POPULATED&nbsp;PLACES&nbsp;TABLE]&nbsp;.<br>
 
 
 
4.&nbsp;&nbsp;For further information regarding&nbsp;your sources of interest, '''see "Yukon Topics"&nbsp;ABOVE left side&nbsp;'''and click on the source of interest.
 
 
 
Remember that you should always try to get an original copy of that source to verify information.&nbsp;
 
 
 
Please&nbsp;be aware&nbsp;that this is a growing Pilot program, with new information being added on a regular basis.'''<br>'''
 
 
 
'''NOTE''':&nbsp; If you would like to participate in contributing information into this WIKI&nbsp;program, please go to the "Create a New Page" section of this screen, and follow the guidelines.<br>
 
 
 
'''WELCOME&nbsp;ABOARD!&nbsp; More&nbsp;sharers of information&nbsp;= more information available for everyone!'''
 
 
 
{{Yukon|Yukon}}
 
 
 
=== Major Repositories  ===
 
  
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<h3>Yukon Research Tools</h3>
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*Do you know the location that you wish to search in this county?&nbsp;&nbsp;If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on&nbsp; this county's [[YUKON: Populated Places Table|POPULATED PLACES TABLE]]&nbsp;.<br>
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Links to articles and websites that assist in Yukon research.
 
*[http://www.library.state.ak.us/hist/parham.html#yukon Yukon Archives]  
 
*[http://www.library.state.ak.us/hist/parham.html#yukon Yukon Archives]  
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/database_search.htm Pan for Gold Database of people in the Yukon]  
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/database_search.htm Pan for Gold Database of people in the Yukon]  
 
*[http://archeion-aao.fis.utoronto.ca/links.html Archeion]  
 
*[http://archeion-aao.fis.utoronto.ca/links.html Archeion]  
 
*[http://www.tc.gov.yk.ca/111.html Yukon Department of Tourism and Culture]
 
*[http://www.tc.gov.yk.ca/111.html Yukon Department of Tourism and Culture]
 
=== Migration Routes  ===
 
 
[[Yukon River]]{{·}} [[Big Salmon River]] {{·}} [[Chilkoot Trail]] {{·}} [[All Canadian Routes]]
 
 
=== &nbsp;Research Tools  ===
 
 
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/database_search.htm Dawson City Museum Pan For Gold Database]  
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/database_search.htm Dawson City Museum Pan For Gold Database]  
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/yukongenealogy Looking 4 Kin genealogy & Family History Network - Yukon]
 
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/archives_database_search.htm Yukon Archives Genealogy Database]  
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/archives_database_search.htm Yukon Archives Genealogy Database]  
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/cemetary.htm Yukon Cemeteries &amp; Obituaries Database]  
 
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/cemetary.htm Yukon Cemeteries &amp; Obituaries Database]  
*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/unique.htm Unique Databases]
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*[http://www.yukongenealogy.com/content/unique.htm Unique Databases]
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*[http://www.telusplanet.net/public/mtoll/ Mary's Genealogy Treasures – great research resource]
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Canada/BritishColumbia.pdf BYU Research Outline for British Columbia, Canada]
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*[http://files.lib.byu.edu/family-history-library/research-outlines/Canada/Alberta.pdf BYU Research Outline for Alberta, Canada]
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{{Click|Image:Yukon.png|Yukon Online Genealogy Records}} [[File:Ask the Community Button New Version.jpg|link=FamilySearch Genealogy Research Groups on Facebook]]
  
<br> '''<u>RESEARCH GUIDES</u>'''
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==Yukon Map==
  
[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Canada/BritishColumbia.pdf BYU Research Outline for British Columbia, Canada]
 
  
[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/Canada/Alberta.pdf BYU Research Outline for Alberta, Canada]  
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===Populated Places===
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'''POPULATED&nbsp;PLACE'''
  
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| bgcolor="#99ff00" | '''FORMER NAME, if applicable'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | Carmacks&nbsp;&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | Village&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | &nbsp; [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carmacks,_Yukon Link]
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[[Yukon River]]{{·}} [[Big Salmon River]] {{·}} [[Chilkoot Trail]] {{·}} [[All Canadian Routes]]
*[[Create an external link|Add external links to articles]]  
 
*[[Create an internal link|Add internal links to articles]]  
 
*If you are interested in being the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|moderator]] for the Yukon Territory, {{please contact a Sysop}}.
 
  
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==FamilySearch Resources==
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Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.<br>
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*[[Genealogy Help on Facebook|Facebook Communities]] - Facebook groups discussing genealogy research
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*[https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html Learning Center] - Online genealogy courses
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/location/30?region=United+States+of+America&englishRegion=United+States+of+America Historical Records] - databases and record images on FamilySearch
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*[https://familysearch.org/locations/centerlocator?c=Yukon Family History Center locator map]
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[[Category:Yukon]] [[Category:Provinces_of_Canada]]
 

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Yukon Research Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Yukon Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
Canada
Yukon

Guide to Yukon ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Yukon Information

Yukon is the smllest and most western of Canada's 3 federal territories. Whitehorse is the capital and Yukon's only city.

Getting Started

Getting Started with Yukon Research

Links to articles on getting started with Yukon research.

Yukon Research Tools

  • Do you know the location that you wish to search in this county?  If so, please check for some possible sources and some online information about your location of interest, by clicking on  this county's POPULATED PLACES TABLE .

Links to articles and websites that assist in Yukon research.

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Yukon Map

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Populated Places

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POPULATED PLACE

FORMER NAME, if applicable TYPE

FHL  CATALOG

WIKIPEDIA

Carmacks     Village    Link   Link
Dawson        Link   Link
Faro      Town     Link   Link
Forty Mile       Link   Link
Grand Forks         Link   Link
Haines Junction    Village     Link   Link
Herschel Island         Link   Link
Mayo    Village    Link   Link
Old Crow        Link   Link
Teslin        Link   Link
Watson Lake      Town    Link   Link
Whitehorse  White Horse (1957)  city   Link
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 ANY NEW LOCATIONS IN FHL CATALOG???       Link  

Migration Routes

Yukon River · Big Salmon River  · Chilkoot Trail  · All Canadian Routes

FamilySearch Resources

Below are FamilySearch resources that can assist you in resourcing your family.

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