Manitoba Goals:  1: Research and Records   2: Archives and Libraries   3: Vital and Census Records   4: Church and Cemetery Records   5: Emigration and Immigration   6: Probate, Land and Court   7: Maps and Gazetteers   8: Newspapers   9: Websites   10: Search Records   11: Get Help       






Canada—Manitoba

Explore research in Manitoba.


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Goal 1: Learn about Manitoba research and records.


Choices:

A. Get started with research for your Manitoba ancestors.

  1. Learn about finding your ancestors in Manitoba.
    FS Wiki:—Manitoba—Finding Your Ancestors
  2. Explore resources for Manitoba research on Ancestry. " target="_blank">
    AC—Manitoba Resources
  3. Use the Manitoba Record Selection Table to decide on records to search.
    FS—Manitoba Record Selection Table







Goal 2: Learn about Manitoba archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Manitoba archives and libraries.

  1. Learn about Manitoba archives and libraries in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Archives and Libraries
  2. Explore additional links for Manitoba archives.

B. Learn about Manitoba city directories.

  1. Learn about Manitoba city directories in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Directories




Goal 3: Learn about Manitoba vital and census records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Manitoba vital and birth records.

  1. Learn about Manitoba vital records in this article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Vital Records
  2. Learn more about Manitoba vital records in this article from FamilyHistoryAlive.
    Manitoba Vital Records: Births, Marriages, and Deaths
  3. Explore additional links for Manitoba birth, marriage, and death records.
  4. Explore birth record resources on the Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency site.
  5. Learn about adoption records on the OriginsCanada site.

B. Explore Manitoba death records.

  1. Explore death record resources on the Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency site.
  2. Explore Manitoba obituaries on the In Memoriam site.

C. Explore Manitoba census records.

  1. Get an overview of Manitoba censuses in this article.
    FS—Manitoba Census
  2. Explore the MyFreeCensus site for Manitoba state and county census records.
  3. Explore the CensusLinks site for Manitoba census records.
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  5. Explore the CanGenealogy site for Manitoba census records.
  6. Explore additional links for Manitoba census records.



Goal 4: Learn about Manitoba church and cemetery records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Manitoba church records.

  1. Get an overview of Manitoba church records in this article.
    FS—Manitoba Church Records

B. Explore Manitoba cemetery records.

  1. Explore Manitoba cemetery records in this article.
    FS—Manitoba Cemetery Records
  2. Explore additional links for Manitoba cemetery records.
  3. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  4. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.



Goal 5: Learn about Manitoba emigration and immigration.


Choices:

A. Learn about Manitoba emigration and immigration.

  1. Learn about Manitoba emigration and immigration in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Emigration and Immigration



Goal 6: Learn about Manitoba probate and land records.


Choices

A. Learn about Manitoba probate and land records.

  1. Learn about Manitoba probate records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Probate Records
  2. Explore additional links for Manitoba probate records.



Goal 7: Learn about Manitoba maps and gazetteers.


Choices

A. Explore Manitoba maps and gazetteers.

  1. Explore the David Rumsey collection of Manitoba maps.
  2. Explore the Perry-Castaneda site for maps of Manitoba (search for Manitoba on the page).
  3. Explore historical Manitoba maps on the Historic Map Works site. Select North America, Canada, and Manitoba in the drop-down menus.







Goal 8: Learn about Manitoba newspapers.


Choices

A. Learn about Manitoba newspapers.

  1. Learn about Manitoba newspapers in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Newspapers
  2. Learn about researching historical Manitoba newspapers in this tutorial from The Ancestor Hunt.
    Research Free Historical Manitoba Newspapers—6:10

B. Explore Manitoba newspapers.

  1. Search Manitoba newspapers in the onlinenewspapers.com site.
  2. Search Manitoba newspapers in the world-newspapers.com site.
  3. Search Manitoba newspapers in the ABYZ News Link site.
  4. Explore Manitoba newspaper resources on the Ancestor Hunt site.



Goal 9: Explore additional websites for research.


Choices

A. There are a number of websites with valuable resources for Manitoba research.

  1. Explore links on the CanGenealogy site.
  2. Explore links in Cyndi's List.
  3. Explore links in Kindred Trails.
  4. Explore links in GenealogyLinks.net.



Goal 10: Search records from Manitoba.


Choices

A. Use the QUIKLinks (top of page) to quickly search record collections and website links for Manitoba.

Note: To search records on these sites, you must be registered or be at a FamilySearch Center.

B. Explore additional record collections.

  1. Explore the FamilySearch page for online genealogy records.
  2. Explore additional record collections in Ancestry.
  3. Explore additional record collections in Findmypast.
  4. Explore additional record collections in MyHeritage.



Goal 11: Get help with your Manitoba research.


Choices:

A. Use Facebook pages to get answers to your questions.

  1. Visit the Manitoba Genealogy page on Facebook.
  2. Find additional Facebook pages for Manitoba genealogy on the Genealogy on Facebook site.

B. Join a mailing list or message board for Manitoba research.

  1. Join the RootsChat forum and post questions about Manitoba research.
  2. Search the RootsWeb site for Manitoba research mailing lists.
  3. Explore the Manitoba research mailing lists on Cyndi's List.

C. Learn about Manitoba genealogy societies.

  1. Learn about genealogy societies in Manitoba in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Manitoba Societies
  2. Explore Manitoba genealogy society sites on Cyndi's list.