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==What Do I Do Next?==
===I Found Who I was Looking For, What Now?===
*Cite the record. See [[#Citing This Collection|below]] for help citing this collection.*Look at an image of the original record. The original may contain information that was not recorded in the index. To find a copy of the original record, visit the [[ Bibliothèque et Archive Nationales du Québec, Sainte-Foy]] page.*To help keep track of your research, you may want to keep a research log. FamilySearch has an example [ example research log] which you can download.*Use the information you have found to find the person in census records.*[[Quebec Church Records| Church Records]] often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900.
=== I Can’t Find Who I’m Looking for, What Now? ===
*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This can help you find possible relativesrelative.
*Search the records of nearby areas. *Check for other names. An individual might appear under an unexpected name for a variety of reasons:
:- They might have been listed under a middle name, [ nickname], or [[Abbreviations Found in Genealogy Records|abbreviation]] of their given name. :-A woman may have returned to her maiden name after the death of her husband. 
==Citing this Collection==


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