Public Recordings

Serge will explain how births, marriages, and deaths were registered with the government before civil registration was introduced in 1869, and where and how to search for them. This webinar will also help you find other sources for births, marriages, and deaths available at the Archives of Ontario.

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Serge Paquet

Serge Paquet is a Reference Archivist at the Archives of Ontario.  Since 1990, Serge areas of responsibility at the Archives have included vital statistics, newspapers education records and land records.  Serge’s past presentations to Ontario  Ancestors include Crown land records, records of the Canada Company, and private records from the War of 1812.