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{{outdatedPEI-sidebar}} {{breadcrumb| link1=[[Canada Genealogy|Canada]]| link2=[[Prince Edward Island Genealogy|Prince Edward Island]]| link3=| link4=| link5=[[Prince_Edward_Island_Vital_Records|Vital Records]]}}==Online Records==*[http://anom.archivesnationales.culture.gouv.fr/caomec2/recherche.php?territoire=CANADA Îl St. Jean (now Prince Edward Islands), Civil Registration and Parish Registers, 1721-1758], index and images.*{{RecordSearch|1827217| Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885}}*[http://www.gov.pe.ca/archives/baptismal/search_index.php Prince Edward Island, Baptism Index, 1788-1943]*[https://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=61501&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0005737308&o_lid=0005737308&o_sch=Affiliate+External Prince Edward Island, Canada, Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, 1780-1983], index and images, ($). *{{RecordSearch|1827167|Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888}} Images only.*[https://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=61502&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0005737308&o_lid=0005737308&o_sch=Affiliate+External Prince Edward Island, Canada, Marriage Registers, 1832-1888], index, ($). *[https://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=61501&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0005737308&o_lid=0005737308&o_sch=Affiliate+External Prince Edward Island, Canada, Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, 1780-1983], index and images, ($). *{{RecordSearch|1827236|Prince Edward Island Death Card Index, 1721-1905}}*[https://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=61503&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0005737308&o_lid=0005737308&o_sch=Affiliate+External Prince Edward Island, Canada, Death Card Index, 1810-1913], index, ($). *[https://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=61501&cj=1&netid=cj&o_xid=0005737308&o_lid=0005737308&o_sch=Affiliate+External Prince Edward Island, Canada, Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, 1780-1983], index and images, ($).  '''Wiki articles describing online collections are found at:'''  *[[Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index - FamilySearch Historical Records]] *[[Prince Edward Island Death Card Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|Prince Edward Island Death Card Index - FamilySearch Historical Records]] *[[Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers - FamilySearch Historical Records|Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers - FamilySearch Historical Records]]==Civil Registration==Official registration of births and deaths began in 1906. Copies of the records are available from:  :Director of Vital Statistics :Department of Health &amp; Community Services Agency :P.O. Box 2000 :Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8 :CANADA :Telephone: 902-368-4420<br><br> The records at the Division of Vital Statistics are not open to the public, but employees will search them for a fee.  Baptisms prior to 1886 and death records prior to 1906 are located at the Public Archives and Records Office. These archives hold a collection of marriage records dating back to 1787 (1813–1824 are missing). The records in the archives includes licenses from 1831 to 1907 and marriage bonds from 1849 to 1902.  One of the most important resources for vital records at the Family History Library is:  ''[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F545171 Master Name Index of the Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation Part one]'', ''[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F739830 Master Name Index of the Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation Part two]'' [Charlottetown, P.E.I.]: P.E.I. Genealogical Society and P.E.I. Museum and Heritage Foundation, 1985. (FHL films 1490091–1490150.) These are names extracted from census returns, marriage bonds, land and church records, passenger lists, newspapers, and so forth.  The Family History Library also has:  [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F516937 Prince Edward Island. Division of Vital Statistics. ''Marriage Registers, 1832–1888'']. Charlottetown, P.E.I.: Microfilmed by the Public Archives of Prince Edward Island, 1983. (FHL films 1630091–95.) These are microfilms of the original records in the Public Archives of Prince Edward Island.  ''[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F505224 Prince Edward Island Card Index to Deaths Prior to 1906]''. Charlottetown, P.E.I.: Filmed by the Public Archives of Prince Edward Island, 1984. (FHL films 1487741–44 and 1487754.) These are microfilms of the original records in the Public Archives of Prince Edward Island.  ''[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F124650 Marriages, 1843–1892''], Prince Edward Island. (FHL fiche 6048786.)
For research strategies and additional ideas, see [[Canada Vital Records|Canada Vital Records]], [[How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada|How to Locate Your Ancestor in Canada]], and [[How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor|How to Recognize your Canadian Ancestor]]
The Public Archives and Records Office has:
*Marriage licenses for years between 1787 and 1831. Years from 1813 to 1824are 1824 are missing.
*A second series of marriage licenses for years from 1831 to 1919.
*Marriage bonds from 1849 to 1902.
Some births, marriages, and deaths not recorded in vital records may be in church records. Church records and other sources were used to prepare the following:
*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F505224 Prince Edward Island Card Index to Deaths Prior to 1906]. This is at the Public Archives and Records Office and is available on microfilm at the Family History Library and through Family History Centers.
*Master Name Index [First Series]. Prepared by the Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation. This is available on microfilm at the Family History Library and through Family History Centers.
*Pre-1886 Baptisms. This is at the Public Archives and Records Office.
*Lineage society records, such as United Empire Loyalists.
{{Prince Edward Island|Prince Edward Island}} {{Canada Vital Records}}    [[Category:Prince_Edward_IslandPrince Edward Island, Canada|Vital Records]]

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