Immigrant Ancestors: Border Entry Records at the LAC

We all know that ship\’s lists to Canada are one of the best resources for finding our immigrant ancestors. but what if your ancestor isn\’t listed? What if your ancestor came from the United States? Not only American citizens moved up into Canada. There were others that took ship across the ocean to an AmericanContinue reading “Immigrant Ancestors: Border Entry Records at the LAC”

Immigrant Ancestors: The Canadian Naturalization Records

http://wikimapia.org/36822/Library-and-Archives-Canada#/photo/141205 Immigration records can be tough. There are so many variables to consider. What country did they come from? When did they come? How old were they when they came? What port would they have come through? If your ancestor came from a country outside the British Commonwealth, you do have one avenue open toContinue reading “Immigrant Ancestors: The Canadian Naturalization Records”