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Manitoba Resources
« on: Tuesday 06 March 07 00:54 GMT (UK) »
Vital Stats
http://vitalstats.gov.mb.ca/Query.php

[/b][/b]Western Manitoba Genealogy Project
http://www.westmanitoba.com/

Winnipeg
http://www.rootsweb.com/~mbwinnip/

Winnipeg Burial Searches
http://www.winnipeg.ca/ppd/cemeteries.stm


Brandon
http://www.hillmans.soupbo.com/archive/brandon8.html

Northern Region
http://www.rootsweb.com/~canmb/north.htm

Interlake Region
http://www.rootsweb.com/%7Embinterl/

Manitoba Canada Military Records
http://www.canadiangenealogy.net/manitoba/manitoba_military.htm

Newspapers

Paper of Record
(free to Join and download)
http://www.paperofrecord.com/

(Papers available at Paper of Record)

Manitoban Winnipeg 1870 - 1874

Winnipeg Times Winnipeg 1879 - 1885



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Elder, Stewart, Johnston, Baskerville, Marks, Carson, Leitch, Bulloch, Thomson, Allen, Campbell, Gordon, Murray, Kelly, Chambers, Black, Cheyne, Youngson, Williamsdaughter, Anderson, Briggs, Pirie, Clark, Philp, Mannel, Lander, Rough, Lean, Bate, Brown, Oliver, Kitt, Shards, Bennet, Young, Petrie, Wylie, Herbertson, Martin, McAlister, Best, Ginn, Ross, McIntosh, McGillivray, Russell, Pettigrew, Fyfe, Barrie

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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 08 March 07 15:55 GMT (UK) »
Choose Kipling collection:Kipling Fonds / 4,204 Early Red River Settlement / Manitoba Births Deaths & Marriages
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/001/098/001098-100.01-e.php?

More surnames Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project for Manitoba
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cancemet/MB/CanadaGenWebCemeteryProject-Manitoba-SurnameIndex.pdf

1881 map of Winnipeg North http://www.flickr.com/photos/manitobamaps/2467495479/sizes/l/
1881 map of Winnipeg South http://www.flickr.com/photos/manitobamaps/2468336774/sizes/l/
1911 map of Winnipeg...Many other historical maps & scenes of the settlement from early settlement to 20th century!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/manitobamaps/2825450318/sizes/o/

Western Land Grants
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/western-land-grants/001007-100.01-e.php
also you can contact here to ask if they can do a lookup through the grants on microfilm & make copies for you...
http://www.gov.mb.ca/chc/archives/how.html
( also  HBC archives are held there ...  )
also see maps below to help locate the land area *
http://www.ogs.on.ca/ogspi/06/1906mb.htm where to look on the census

a few Manitoba Directories listed in here, mostly covering Brandon, some Winnipeg & a few earlier of NWT:
http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/henderson.html
Brandon:   http://www.rootschat.com/links/07hf/
N.W.T. : http://tinyurl.com/ybyu7yp

Brandon Municipal Cemetery
http://www.brandon.ca/main.nsf/pages+by+id/427

Portage la Prairie  ( look left for this search)
http://www.city.portage-la-prairie.mb.ca/corporate/parkscemetery.asp

Obit lookups ...find date of death in vitals or cemetery listings and put your request in here:
http://wpl.winnipeg.ca/library/libraryservices/eref/emailref.asp
They also do other lookups regarding family history...10 years of Winnipeg / Brandon directory searches so choose wisely ,ie: every 5 yrs. if they lived there 50 years...every three if they were there 30 years

Manitoba wills index 1870 - 1983.
http://www.gov.mb.ca/chc/archives/probate/wpg_estate.html

Winnipeg Free Press  Newspaper Archives  ( more recent obits)
http://www.passagesmb.com/archive.cfm


Some Manitoba Cemeteries -
http://www.rootsweb.com/~canmb/cemeteries.htm

List of cemeteries transcribed by MGS and transcription ordering information
http://www.mbgenealogy.com/mgs_mis.html

The Winnipeg Tribune 1890 - 1980..images of actual pages
http://manitobia.ca/cocoon/launch/en/newspapers/The%20Winnipeg%20Tribune
Winnipeg Tribune fonds
https://umanitoba.ca/libraries/units/archives/prairie_immigration/tribune.shtml

find the location of a town on a recent map of manitoba
http://www.becquet.ca/director/maps/Manitoba/index.htm

* Great maps site, just sign in...shows current maps of towns in Mb.
https://mli2.gov.mb.ca//towns/index.html
To find your districts, although new, this area map will help you find sections on a map...
so try here and find your nearby town/area...https://mli2.gov.mb.ca/municipalities/images/rm_boundaries.gif
Then go here to find your town on the list and it will give you sections nearby
https://mli2.gov.mb.ca/municipalities/index.html
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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #2 on: Saturday 15 September 07 03:38 BST (UK) »
Elder, Stewart, Johnston, Baskerville, Marks, Carson, Leitch, Bulloch, Thomson, Allen, Campbell, Gordon, Murray, Kelly, Chambers, Black, Cheyne, Youngson, Williamsdaughter, Anderson, Briggs, Pirie, Clark, Philp, Mannel, Lander, Rough, Lean, Bate, Brown, Oliver, Kitt, Shards, Bennet, Young, Petrie, Wylie, Herbertson, Martin, McAlister, Best, Ginn, Ross, McIntosh, McGillivray, Russell, Pettigrew, Fyfe, Barrie

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Alexander, Beales, Dowdle, Emms,
Hallett, Hendry/Henry, Lamond, Lillies, Pruden, Shaw, Simpson, Thomas, Vidal

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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #4 on: Thursday 06 December 07 02:20 GMT (UK) »
Red River Mission Marriages 1818-1831:
http://www3.sympatico.ca/sneakers/RRMission.htm

Manitoba BMD by submission  ( with contact info of submitters)
http://www.westmanitoba.com/marriages/
http://www.westmanitoba.com/pioneers/


Collection of Manitoba Cultural Websites
http://home.westman.wave.ca/%7Ehillmans/dossier1.html

Your ancestor may show up in this Prairie resource - use quotations for full name
If an unusual surname, surname only
http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/index.html
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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #5 on: Thursday 06 December 07 02:45 GMT (UK) »
Winnipeg Time Machine
http://siamandas.com/time_machine/

Historical Photographs - The John Steele Collection
http://bbhilda.topcities.com/JohnSteelCollection/TheJohnSteelCollection.html

Brandon History / photo archive
http://home.westman.wave.ca/%7Eyoungt/archives.html

Early Winnipeg Industry... individual profiles about the owners
http://www.archive.org/stream/cihm_30637#page/n5/mode/2up
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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #6 on: Monday 18 February 08 05:21 GMT (UK) »
Books

The Story of Manitoba (Volume 1)
http://www.archive.org/details/storyofmanitoba01schouoft

The Story of Manitoba (Volume 2)
http://www.archive.org/details/storyofmanitoba02schouoft

The story of Manitoba (Volume 3)
http://www.archive.org/details/storyofmanitoba03schouoft

The Red river colony : a chronicle of the beginnings of Manitoba
http://www.archive.org/details/redrivercolonyc00wooduoft

Altona : the story of a prairie town
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=3854

From Rural Parkland to Urban Centre : one hundred years of growth at the University of Manitoba, 1877 to 1977
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=4331

Growing up in Manitoba, 1924-1941
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=3856

Manitoba as I saw it from 1869 to date
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/search.aspx?field=Subject&key=Manitoba--Biography

Manitoba Memories : leaves from my life in the prairie province, 1868-1884
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=4538

Memory Opens the Door to Yesterday
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=4541

A Mennonite Odyssey
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=3845

Pioneers and prominent people in Manitoba
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=12021

Taming a wilderness : a history of Ashern and district
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=12182

With the West in her eyes : Nellie Hislop's story
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=2612


Elder, Stewart, Johnston, Baskerville, Marks, Carson, Leitch, Bulloch, Thomson, Allen, Campbell, Gordon, Murray, Kelly, Chambers, Black, Cheyne, Youngson, Williamsdaughter, Anderson, Briggs, Pirie, Clark, Philp, Mannel, Lander, Rough, Lean, Bate, Brown, Oliver, Kitt, Shards, Bennet, Young, Petrie, Wylie, Herbertson, Martin, McAlister, Best, Ginn, Ross, McIntosh, McGillivray, Russell, Pettigrew, Fyfe, Barrie

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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #7 on: Saturday 22 March 08 21:04 GMT (UK) »
South West Branch of the Manitoba Genealogical Society

http://www.geocities.com/swestbranch/

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Re: Manitoba Resources
« Reply #8 on: Monday 05 May 08 08:31 BST (UK) »
http://www.smflibrary.ca/library.html is the Stockmen's Association Archives in Cochrane AB.  (i.e. cattle ranchers).  Library resources cover Manitoba.
ARMSTRONG - Castleton Scot; NB; Westminstr Twp
BARFIELD - Nailsea
BRAKE - Nailsea
BURIATTE
CANDY - M'sex, Deptford
CLIFFORD - Maidstone
DURE(E) - France, Devon, Canada
HALLS - Chigwell
KREIN, Peter/Adam - Germany
LEOPOLD - Hanover, London
LATTIMER, MAXWELL - Ldn lightermen
MEYER - Lauenstein
MURRAY - Scot borders
STEWART - Chelsea; Reach
SWANICK - Mayo & Roscommon; Ontario
WEST - Rochester & Maidstone
WILLIS - Wilts, Berks, Hants, London
WOODHOUSE - Bristol tobacconist, London
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