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Nova Scotia research
« on: Tuesday 22 November 05 21:10 GMT (UK) »
Genealogy resources in N.S. http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/genealogy/

BMD info, census & more https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/list#page=1&countryId=1927164

This lady will take photos of Halifax cemetery headstones
http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,483980.0.html

NEW Earlier N.S. directories
N.S. directory 1864-65  http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=11292
N.S. directory 1866-67 http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=11293
Maritime Directory 1870-71  http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=1278

McAlpine directories for Halifax & Nova Scotia
http://www.lac-bac.gc.ca/databases/canadiandirectories/001075-100.01-e.php

1861... http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1460163;p=collectionDetails
http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~downhome/nscensus.html
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canns/  scroll down

Halifax
http://www.rootsweb.com/~nshalifa/Census.html
partial transcripts
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nshalifa/Census.html
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canbrnep/vitstat1927.htm

Nova scotia vital statistics
https://www.novascotiagenealogy.com/
http://www.gov.ns.ca/snsmr/vstat/

BMD for Lunenburg County and Queens County
http://www.rootsweb.com/~canns/lunenburg/bmdindex.html
http://www.rootsweb.com/~canns/queens/index.html
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~downeast/
Death & burial /Chester, 1775 to 1818
http://www.rootsweb.com/~canns/lunenburg/ch_d.html
more on Chester http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canns/lunenburg/chesterbk.html

Nova Scotia - Cemeteries
http://www.interment.net/can/ns/index.htm
http://www.telusplanet.net/public/mtoll/ns.htm#cemetery
Thre Catholic cems in Halifax region
http://www.ccchalifax.com/history.html

NEWNova Scotia Memorial Marker Database
http://www.allenwhite.net/nsmmd/


AFHS- Nova Scotia Censuses
http://www.afhs.ab.ca/registry/regns_census.html

Nova Scotia Resources
http://www.telusplanet.net/public/mtoll/ns.htm

Antigonish  & Lunenburg
http://www.census-online.com/links/Canada/NS/Antigonish/

employees of intercolonial railway, incl. porters (with  images!!):
 http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/black-porters/index-e.html

Court for Divorce and Matrimonial Causes, 1759-1960 http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/rg39/divorce/
Medical Examiner for Halifax and Dartmouth 1895-1974  http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/medical/
Appeal Casebooks 1885-1900  http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/rg39/appeals/
Poll tax rolls, 1791-1793  http://www.gov.ns.ca/nsarm/virtual/polltax/

 extracted from BMD/Land Grants etc information... immigrants prior to 1867
http://books.google.ca/books?id=S4DD-Z2pKrwC&pg=PA46&lpg=PA46#v=onepage&q&f=false

The reference numbers lead to some diary notations HERE: http://www.rootschat.com/links/01ez4/
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Canadian  census  transcribed  data  2005 www.AutomatedGenealogy.com

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Re: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #1 on: Sunday 26 February 06 03:03 GMT (UK) »
Newspapers to peruse...scroll to right for all headings & links
http://librariesns.ca/content/newspaper-digitization

Maritime great lakes history http://www.maritimehistoryofthegreatlakes.ca/shipwrecks.asp

Vital Statistics from the Colonial Patriot (Pictou) Dec 1827-May 1834.
http://www.chebucto.ns.ca/Recreation/GANS/colonial_patriot.pdf
Pictou genealogy ( only use the Search this site feature the other is wonky)
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~pictou/research.htm

Early pictou marriages from newspapers
http://www.chebucto.ns.ca/Recreation/GANS/PictouM.pdf

southshore genealogical society
http://www.rootsweb.com/~nslssgs/index.htm

Antigonish / Pictou genealogical
http://www.rootsweb.com/~pictou/index.htm

Pictou Wills & Probate Records
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nspictou/

GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY CEMETERY TRANSCRIPTIONS
if you see a newspaper icon, click to see an obit
http://www.angelfire.com/ca4/Patsy/  http://www.angelfire.com/ca4/Patsy/cemindex.html
miscellaneous obits
http://www.angelfire.com/ca4/Patsy/miscobits.html

Annapolis County Cemeteries or by surname!
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nsannapo/cemeteries.html
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Re: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 02 March 06 11:51 GMT (UK) »
A source  of  cemeteries  in Pictou  county  Nova  Scotia

http://www.rootsweb.com/~nspictou/cemeteries/cemetery.htm

All  Cape Breaton  obits

http://www.rootsweb.com/~nscpbret/CBIOBITS/qryindex.htm
Hughes ...Mold
Griffiths ...Mold

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Re: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #3 on: Tuesday 02 January 07 05:20 GMT (UK) »
Canadian Genealogy & History Links - Nova Scotia
http://www.islandnet.com/~jveinot/cghl/nova-scotia.html

Nova Scotia Genealogy Links
http://users.eastlink.ca/~grose/novascot.html

Cyndi's List - Nova Scotia
http://www.cyndislist.com/novascot.htm

Nova Scotia Web Guide
http://www.nswebguide.com/links/people/culture_genealogy/index.html

Cumberland County Genealogical Society
http://www.ccgs.ednet.ns.ca/


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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: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #4 on: Saturday 03 February 07 04:12 GMT (UK) »
Books:

Our Roots - History of the County of Annapolis
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=727

Our Roots - History of the County of Antigonish
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=6063

Our Roots - History of the County of Lunenburg
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=878

Our Roots - Historical Record - William Black & 23 Families
http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=3054

Little-Known Portions of Nova Scotia History
http://www.littletechshoppe.com/ns1625/histindx.html

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: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #5 on: Saturday 03 February 07 08:49 GMT (UK) »
I use this one all the time:
Nova Scotia GenWeb
www.rootsweb.com/~canns
Away sorting out DNA matches... I may be gone for some time many years!

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Re: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #6 on: Sunday 04 March 07 20:48 GMT (UK) »
Maritime history of the great lakes! More Ontario Quebec Northern States location but...Look for your mariners in here http://images.maritimehistoryofthegreatlakes.ca/search

List of passengers on some ships...1700s
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canns/lunenburg/shiplists.html

Cornwallis to Halifax - 1749  incl. several ship's lists!
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canns/cornwallis.html

The Nova Scotia Genealogy Network Association
http://nsgna.ednet.ns.ca///index.html

New Zealand bound passengers from Nova scotia 333 transcribed so far ( enter surname only or  departure)
http://www.clanfraser.org.nz/genealogy/shipmanifestsearch.html
Some passengers sailing from the Maritime Provinces to New Zealand:
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nzbound/maritime.htm

PASSENGER MANIFESTS TO ATLANTIC CANADA
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nscbgha/Ships.html

Germans to Nova Scotia
http://www.progenealogists.com/palproject/ns/
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Catholics of Nova Scotia in World War 1
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This is a more than interesting site ! ............. AND photo's too !!

Catholics of Nova Scotia in World War 1

http://members.tripod.com/~enlist_1/enlist.htm

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Re: Nova Scotia research
« Reply #8 on: Tuesday 01 May 07 23:12 BST (UK) »
http://www.celticheritage.ns.ca/index.htm

This magazine has approximately one article of genealogical interest per issue.  Current issues are posted online.  There is also an index online.
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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