Results 1-25 of 480

TitleCategoryRecordsActivity
Nova Scotia, Canada, Poll Tax Rolls, 1791-1794

Nova Scotia, Canada, Poll Tax Rolls, 1791-1794

Published on Ancestry3/16/2020
Updated2/25/2013
In 1791, the Nova Scotia legislature placed a poll tax on all adult males in an effort to pay down the provincial debt. But with this index, their loss may be your gain.
Court, Land, Wills & Financial10,352
Canada, Immigrants Approved in Orders in Council, 1929-1960

Canada, Immigrants Approved in Orders in Council, 1929-1960

Published on Ancestry2/27/2020
Updated2/27/2020
This collection includes records of individuals approved to immigrate to Canada by the Privy Council between 1929-1960.
Immigration & Emigration71,733
Nova Scotia, Canada, Petitions in Favour of Female Suffrage, 1918

Nova Scotia, Canada, Petitions in Favour of Female Suffrage, 1918

Published on Ancestry11/13/2019
Updated11/13/2019

This collection includes first time voter registration requests for Nova Scotia in 1918.

Directories & Member Lists3,865
Nova Scotia, Canada, Book of Negroes, 1783

Nova Scotia, Canada, Book of Negroes, 1783

Published on Ancestry1/30/2018
Updated1/30/2018
The "Book of Negroes" is the single most important document relating to the immigration of African Americans to Nova Scotia following the War of Independence.
Immigration & Emigration3,009
Nova Scotia, Canada, Antigonish Catholic Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1823-1905

Nova Scotia, Canada, Antigonish Catholic Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1823-1905

Published on Ancestry12/4/2017
Updated12/4/2017
This collection contains baptism, marriage, and burial records that took place between the years of 1823 and 1905.
Birth, Marriage & Death273,570
Halifax, Canada, Halifax Explosion Remembrance Book, 1917-1918

Halifax, Canada, Halifax Explosion Remembrance Book, 1917-1918

Published on Ancestry11/30/2017
Updated11/30/2017
The 'Halifax Explosion Remembrance Book' is the first really definitive listing for those killed in the disaster of 6 December 1917.
Birth, Marriage & Death1,948
Canada, Census Mortality Schedule, 1871

Canada, Census Mortality Schedule, 1871

Published on Ancestry11/1/2017
Updated11/1/2017
This collection includes mortality schedules for the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, and Quebec from 1871.
Census & Voter Lists45,371
Canada, Fenian Raids Bounty Applications, 1866-1871

Canada, Fenian Raids Bounty Applications, 1866-1871

Published on Ancestry5/25/2017
Updated5/25/2017
This collection consists of bounty lists for veterans who claimed land grants for having served during the Fenian Raids of 1866 to 1871 in Canada.
Court, Land, Wills & Financial40,012
Canada, Unemployment Relief for Canadian Settlers, 1932-1939

Canada, Unemployment Relief for Canadian Settlers, 1932-1939

Published on Ancestry2/13/2017
Updated2/13/2017
This project contains sheets for Canadian settlers who received assistance during the Great Depression.
Court, Land, Wills & Financial5,610
Canada, WWI CEF Personnel Files, 1914-1918

Canada, WWI CEF Personnel Files, 1914-1918

Published on Ancestry11/3/2016
Updated4/8/2019
This database consists of service files for men and women who enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) of the First World War.
Military1,051,475
Canada, Certificates of Military Instruction, 1867-1932

Canada, Certificates of Military Instruction, 1867-1932

Published on Ancestry10/17/2016
Updated4/25/2017
This collection consists of certificates granted by Schools of Military Instruction. Details available on each certificate typically include the name and rank of the recipient, residence, cert...
Military93,655
Web: Canada, Virtual War Memorial Index, 1900-2014

Web: Canada, Virtual War Memorial Index, 1900-2014

Published on Ancestry7/18/2016
Updated7/18/2016
All data in this third-party database was obtained from the source’s website. Ancestry.com does not support or make corrections or changes to the original database. To learn more about these r...
Birth, Marriage & Death116,689
Canada, Photographic Albums of Settlement, 1892-1917

Canada, Photographic Albums of Settlement, 1892-1917

Published on Ancestry6/23/2016
Updated6/23/2016
This collection consists of photographic albums compiled within the Department of the Interior in the period from 1892 to 1917.
Pictures3,538
North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000

North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000

Published on Ancestry3/24/2016
Updated8/30/2017
This collection contains genealogical research privately published in family history books.
Stories, Memories & Histories4,251,568
Web: Global, Gravestone Photograph Index, 1265-2014

Web: Global, Gravestone Photograph Index, 1265-2014

Published on Ancestry3/14/2016
Updated3/14/2016
All data in this third-party database was obtained from the source’s website. Ancestry.com does not support or make corrections or changes to the original database. To learn more about these r...
Birth, Marriage & Death876,327
U.S., Dutch Christian Reformed Church Membership Records, 1856-1970

U.S., Dutch Christian Reformed Church Membership Records, 1856-1970

Published on Ancestry10/12/2015
Updated10/12/2015
The Christian Reformed Church was organized in 1857, and you’ll find more than a century’s worth of details on members in these records.
Directories & Member Lists210,144
U.S., Dutch Christian Reformed Church Vital Records, 1856-1970

U.S., Dutch Christian Reformed Church Vital Records, 1856-1970

Published on Ancestry10/12/2015
Updated10/12/2015
The Christian Reformed Church was organized in 1857, and you’ll find more than a century’s worth of birth, marriage, and death details on members in these records.
Birth, Marriage & Death52,945
Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947

Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947

Published on Ancestry9/15/2015
Updated2/16/2017
More than 40,000 Canadians lost their lives serving in the Second World War. You can learn about them in these case files.
Military43,870
Canada and U.S., Dutch Emigrants, 1946-1963

Canada and U.S., Dutch Emigrants, 1946-1963

Published on Ancestry8/24/2015
Updated8/24/2015
Find personal and family details on emigrants from the Netherlands who were assisted in their move by the Christian Reformed Church of North America.
Immigration & Emigration19,083
Canada, Selected School Yearbooks, 1901-2010

Canada, Selected School Yearbooks, 1901-2010

Published on Ancestry7/20/2015
Updated6/29/2020
This database is a collection of middle school, junior high, high school, and college yearbooks from across Canada. While yearbooks may not provide information about the vital events that are ...
Directories & Member Lists1,931,243UPDATED
U.S., Passenger and Crew Lists for U.S.-Bound Vessels Arriving in Canada, 1912-1939 and 1953-1962

U.S., Passenger and Crew Lists for U.S.-Bound Vessels Arriving in Canada, 1912-1939 and 1953-1962

Published on Ancestry5/12/2015
Updated2/21/2017
Passenger lists and crew manifests of vessels arriving in various Canadian ports from 1912-1939 and 1953-1962. Information that is included is full name, age, gender, marital status, occupatio...
Immigration & Emigration99,762
Canada, Imperial War Service Gratuities, 1919-1921

Canada, Imperial War Service Gratuities, 1919-1921

Published on Ancestry4/14/2015
Updated4/14/2015
These Canadians who fought in British Imperial services during WWI received a gratuity from the Canadian government after the war was over.
Military17,702
U.S., Residents Serving in Canadian Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1918

U.S., Residents Serving in Canadian Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1918

Published on Ancestry2/26/2015
Updated2/26/2015
These U.S. residents couldn’t wait for their own military to join the fight in WWI, so they joined with Canadian or Australian forces already battling the enemy.
Military23,291
Canada, Quaker Meeting Records, 1786-1988

Canada, Quaker Meeting Records, 1786-1988

Published on Ancestry2/18/2015
Updated2/18/2015
Quakers were great record keepers, and you may find details on everything from birth and membership to death or disownment in these Canadian Quaker documents.
Directories & Member Lists148,443
Canada, Soldier Homestead Grant Registers, 1918-1931

Canada, Soldier Homestead Grant Registers, 1918-1931

Published on Ancestry10/30/2014
Updated10/30/2014
Trace Canada’s First World War Soldier Settlers with these register entries listing land grants under the Soldier Settlement Act.
Court, Land, Wills & Financial17,952