Other Research Sources


Family Search: is a free site with many Ontario Records including wills, land records, vital records and more.  

Find A Grave: Images of headstones from around the globe uploaded by participants across the globe. 

Canada / Ontario 

Library and Archives Canada: this is the national archive of Canada. Record sets include military, immigration and census records 

Archives of Ontario    

OnLand : is your online information source from the Ontario Land Registration and Writs system. This channel gives you access to official, property-related information and Documents. 

Vernon Directories: Joint project between The Ontario Genealogical Society, Family Search and Library and Archives Canada to digitize Vernon City Directories published from 1897-2014 

Federated Women’s Institute of Ontario :  Site has a listing of Tweedsmuir Histories that have been recording community histories since 1947 and organizational newsletters. Some are available digitally  

Canadian Headstones – search for headstone images across Canada  

Local Sources  

Arthur Wishart Library Algoma University  

Living History Algoma 

Sault Ste.  Marie Public Library 

Sault Ste. Marie Museum 

White River Historical Society 

Bruce Mines and District Historical Society:  [email protected] 

Rydal Bank Historical Society RR2, Bruce Mines, ON P0R 1C0  705-785-3534