Quebec 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—Quebec

Explore research in Quebec.


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Goal 1: Learn about Quebec research and records.


Choices:

A. Get started with research for your Quebec ancestors.

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





Goal 2: Learn about Quebec archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Quebec archives and libraries.

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

B. Learn about Quebec city directories.

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


Goal 3: Learn about Quebec vital and census records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Quebec vital and birth records.

  1. Learn about Quebec civil registration in this article.
    FS—Wiki: Quebec Civil Registration
  2. Learn more about Quebec vital records in this article from FamilyHistoryAlive.
    Quebec Vital Records: Births, Marriages, and Deaths
  3. Search for birth, adoption, and orphanage records on the Library and Archives of Canada site.
  4. Explore additional links for Quebec birth, marriage, and death records.
  5. Learn about adoption records on the OriginsCanada site.
  6. Learn about the Rivest Marriage Index for Quebec marriages.

B. Explore Quebec death records.

  1. Explore death record resources on the Death Indexes site.
  2. Explore Quebec obituaries on the In Memoriam site.

C. Explore Quebec census records.

  1. Get an overview of Quebec censuses in this article.
    FS—Quebec Census
  2. Explore the CensusLinks site for Quebec census records.
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  4. Explore the MyFreeCensus site for Quebec census records.
  5. Explore additional links for Quebec census records.


Goal 4: Learn about Quebec church and cemetery records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Quebec church records.

  1. Get an overview of Quebec church records in this article.
    FS—Quebec Church Records
  2. Explore additional links for Quebec church records.

B. Explore Quebec cemetery records.

  1. Explore Quebec cemetery records in this article.
    FS—Quebec Cemetery Records
  2. Browse the Interment.net site for Quebec cemetery records.
  3. Explore additional links for Quebec cemetery records.
  4. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  5. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.


Goal 5: Learn about Quebec emigration and immigration.


Choices:

A. Learn about Quebec emigration and immigration.

  1. Learn about Quebec emigration and immigration in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Quebec Emigration and Immigration
  2. Explore the FrancoGene Genealogy site for resources on Quebec immigration.


Goal 6: Learn about Quebec probate and land records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Quebec probate and land records.

  1. Learn about Quebec probate records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Quebec Probate Records
  2. Learn about Quebec land and property records.
    FS—Quebec Land and property Records
  3. Learn about Quebec land grants.
    Quebec Land Grants
  4. Learn about Quebec notarial records in this Ancestry article.
    AC—10 Things to Know About Quebec Notarial Records
  5. Explore additional links for Quebec land records.


Goal 7: Learn about Quebec maps and gazetteers.


Choices:

A. Explore Quebec maps and gazetteers.

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







Goal 8: Learn about Quebec newspapers.


Choices:

A. Learn about Quebec newspapers.

  1. Learn about Quebec newspapers in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Quebec Newspapers

B. Explore Quebec newspapers.

  1. Search Quebec newspapers in the onlinenewspapers.com site.
  2. Search Quebec newspapers in the world-newspapers.com site.
  3. Search Quebec newspapers in the ABYZ News Link site.
  4. Explore Quebec 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 Quebec 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 Quebec.


Choices:

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

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 Quebec research.


Choices:

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

  1. Visit the Quebec Genealogy page on Facebook.
  2. Visit the Société de Généalogie de Québec page on Facebook.
  3. Find additional Facebook pages for Quebec genealogy on the Genealogy on Facebook site.

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

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

C. Learn about Quebec genealogy societies.

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