American Ancestors New England Historic Genealogical Society - Founded 1845 N.E. Historic Genealogical Society Seal View Your Shopping Cart Join NEHGS
Go

Ask a Genealogist

RSS Feed

1851 Census for New Brunswick

 Permanent link
 
David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
NEHGS Online Genealogist

Question: Can you advise me how I can search the earliest census for all of New Brunswick from home?  I am unable to get into NEHGS anymore because of my health.

 

Answer:  The earliest census with coverage for New Brunswick is the 1851 Census.  This census can be searched for New Brunswick online for free at http://www.automatedgenealogy.com/censusnb51/

This census has the added advantage to tell you when an individual arrived in the Province.  My ancestor who arrived in 1816 from Ireland, and this clue helped match him with his Crown Land Grant.


Posted by David Lambert at 12/09/2010 11:54:08 PM | 


Comments
Comments
New England Historic Genealogical Society
99 - 101 Newbury Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
888-296-3447

© 2010 - 2014 New England Historic Genealogical Society