31 May 2012

Ancestry links to additional Canadian databases

When Ancestry can't secure the rights to a database they work out an arrangement to incorporate an index to the material on their site and link to the original record at the partner, usually pay, site. Ancestry and their clients benefit from having easier access, the partner benefits from having a new larger doorway opened up to for sales. 

Newly available are:

Web: Saskatchewan, Death Index, 1889-1916  39807 records
Web: Montréal, Québec, Notre-Dame-des-Neiges Cemetery Index, 1849-2011 (in French)  67835 records
Web: Québec City Area, Marriage Contract Index, 1761-1940 (in French)
74915 records
Web: Manitoba, Marriage Index, 1879-1931  329265 records
Web: Manitoba, Death Index, 1881-1941 233454 records

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