Sudbury Ontario Family History Centre

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Centre Contacts and Hours  
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Location & Map:[edit | edit source]

  • 900 Cambrian Heights Drive,Sudbury, Ontario
  • From Notre Dame Ave - exit onto Cambrian Heights Drive at lights opposite from the McDonalds Restaurant.
  • Drive up Cambrian Heights Drive to first entrance to the church parking lot, which is on the left hand side of the road.
  • Continue to back of the building; entrance is the second door at the rear of the building.
  • Parking is available just beyond the door.
  •   Sudbury Ontario Family History Centre.

Language: English

Phone:  1-705-524-3136

E-mail:  ON_SudburyWd@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:[edit | edit source]

           Tuesday: 9 am - 12 pm, 1 pm - 4 pm       
           Wednesday:  6 pm - 9 pm
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  " Important Note:  Winter weather conditions. " [edit | edit source]

 Please call the library to verify that it is open due to extreme  weather.[edit | edit source]

 Holiday Schedule:[edit | edit source]

Closures: All Holidays, Last two weeks in December, Reopening the first Tuesday in January in the new year.[edit | edit source]


Centre Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

Extended Loan Microfilm Collection: Government of Ontario- Indexes & Records: Birth 1869 - 1910, Marriage 1869 - 1927, Death 1869 -1934 , Ontario Parish records & some cemetery records, various Quebec Parish records, Loiselle & Tanguay collections, various Parish records for England, Scotland, Ireland. Also have some films for France, Italy, USA, Hungary, Sweden, Germany.[edit | edit source]

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Microfiche: Scottish - Old Parochial Records, England - Boyd's Marriages, IGI, Patron Files, Ontario Land Record Index.[edit | edit source]

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Family History Center Portal:[edit | edit source]

This centre has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites.
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The following sites are part of the Portal[edit | edit source]

Premium Family History Websites Available[edit | edit source]

19th Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
Alexander Street Press
The American Civil War:
Research Database |Letters and Diaries |Images, Photographs, Posters, and Ephemera Social and Cultural History
Women and Social Movements in the United States
Ancestry.com - Institution version.
Create your Who Do You Think You Are? Story, for free
Findmypast - Institution version.
Fold3.com
Historic Map Works - Library Edition
Kinpoint
MyHeritage - Library Edition
Access Newspaper Archive
Paper Trail
ProQuest Obituary Listings
Puzzilla.org - Premium Services
World Vital Records - All content has been added to MyHeritage.com (who purchased WVR).
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Current Equipment
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5 Computers, 4 Microfilm readers, 3 Fiche Readers, 1 Printer attached to all computers
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Resources in the Local Area [edit | edit source]

Sudbury Branch of the OGS, OGS library collection at McKenzie Library downtown, on lower level.[edit | edit source]


Societe Franco-Ontariennne d'Histoire et de Genealogie collection is currently held at the library at
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College Boreal. 705-521-6002. Please call for the Library hours of operation.
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Links[edit | edit source]

http://www.greatersudbury.ca/living/archives
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http://webcat.sudbury.library.on.ca:81/search
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http://www.sudburyogs.com
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http://www.sudburymuseums.ca/index.cfm?app=w_vmuseum&lang=en&currID=1393&parID=0
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http://www.archives.gov.on.ca/en/microfilm/cemetery_sudbury.aspx
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http://sites.rootsweb.com/~onsudbur/
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http://www.genealogysearch.org/canada/ontario.html
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