The 1871 Canada census, an every name index to individuals enumerated in the 1891 Canada Census, has been updated.
British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, and Quebec – and the Northwest Territories, which at the time was comprised of the districts of Alberta, Assiniboia East, Assiniboia West, Saskatchewan, and Mackenzie River. Other unorganized territories are also included.
The website for the 1891 census is at http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=1274
This database is an every name index to individuals enumerated in the 1871 Canada Census, the first census of Canada since it became a country in 1867.
It is the census of the provinces of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, and Ontario.
The website for the 1871 census is at bhttp://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=1578
They have also updated the Manitoba Birth Index 1866-1912.
You can go to http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=70599
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