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Newspaper Vital Statistics
Provides marriage, death and birth dates reported in the press; indices to surnames and vessels.
 

* P-5 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1769-1812
   (Also includes A Supplement to Years 1813-1822)  $15.00 CD version


 

* P-1 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1813-1822  $25.00


 

* P-3 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1823-1828  $35.00


 

* P-6 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1829-1834  $35.00


 

* P-8 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1835-1839  $15.00 OUT OF PRINT. Not currently available.


 

 

* P-10 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1840-1843  $15.00


 

* P-11 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1844-1847  $15.00


 

* P-12 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1848-1851  $15.00
      view:  Sample Page


 

* P-13 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1852-1854  $15.00
      view:  Sample Page


 

* P-27 Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1855-1856  $15.00 CD Version
         view:  Cover   Introduction & Sample Content

       


 

* P-28 Obituaries from the Sydney Post-Record 1945-1950  $30.00


 

* P-31 Obituaries from the Sydney Post-Record 1951-1956  $35.00


 

* P-32 Obituaries from the Sydney Post-Record 1933-1938  $35.00


 

* P-33 Obituaries from the Sydney Post-Record 1939-1944  $35.00


 

* Set of four: P-28, P-31, P-32, and P-33   $128.00


 
   
Church Baptisms, Marriages, Burials  

* P-7 Baptisms, Marriages and Burials 1749 - 1768 for St. Paul's Church Halifax  $15.00


 

* P-16 Religious Marriages in Halifax 1768-1841 cross referenced, 9034 entries  $15.00


 
   
Marriages in Nova Scotia (excluding Halifax City), 1768–1841
    by Heather Long, CG(C)
Please Note: Names that are similar, but spelled differently, are often clustered under one spelling in this publication. For example,
Crouse and Krause are in Vol. 1 A-D
Achee and Hache are in Vol. 2 E-K
LeBlanc and White are in Vol. 3 L-P
Therefore, if the name you are researching can begin with different letters, and you want to be sure that you are ordering the volume that contains it, please contact us and we will check for you.
A detailed description of the book is available here.
 

* P-34 Marriages in Nova Scotia (excluding Halifax City) 1752-1841, Vol. 1 (A-D)  $40.00


 

* P-35 Marriages in Nova Scotia (excluding Halifax City) 1752-1841, Vol. 2 (E-K)  $40.00


 

* P-36 Marriages in Nova Scotia (excluding Halifax City) 1752-1841, Vol. 3 (L-P)  $40.00


 

* P-37 Marriages in Nova Scotia (excluding Halifax City) 1752-1841, Vol. 4 (Q-Z)  $40.00


 

* Set of four volumes: P-34, P-35, P-36, and P-37   $145.00


 
   
Deaths, Burials, and Probate  

* P-14 Deaths, Burials, and Probate of Nova Scotians, 1749-1799 from Primary Sources:
Vol. 1 (A-K)
   $15.00


 
Volumes 1 and 2 (P-14 and P-15) have extensive introductory sections detailing the impressive array of sources used in the compilation. The Introduction for Vol. 1 may be read here. The total number of individuals included in the compilation (in the two volume set) is approximately 11,500.
 

* P-15 Deaths, Burials, and Probate of Nova Scotians, 1749-1799 from Primary Sources:
Vol. 2 (L-Z)
   $15.00


 

* P-22 Deaths, Burials, and Probate of Nova Scotians, 1800-1850 from Primary Sources:
Vol. 1 (A-E)
   $37.00     view:  TOC   Sample Page


 
This series on Deaths (1800-1850) in Nova Scotia has an extensive introductory section detailing the impressive array of sources used in the compilation. The first four pages of the Introduction (the complete listing of Sources occupies forty six pages) for Vol. 1 may be read here. The total number of individuals included in the compilation (over the complete set of four volumes) is 49,202.
 

* P-23 Deaths, Burials, and Probate of Nova Scotians, 1800-1850 from Primary Sources:
Vol. 2 (F-J)
   $37.00


 

* P-24 Deaths, Burials, and Probate of Nova Scotians, 1800-1850 from Primary Sources:
Vol. 3 (K-O)
   $20. CD version


 

* P-25 Deaths, Burials, and Probate of Nova Scotians, 1800-1850 from Primary Sources:
Vol. 4 (P-Z)
   $37.00


 

* Set of four: P-22, P-23, P-24 (CD) and P-25   $123.00


 
   
Nova Scotia Census, 1838  

* P-18 The 1838 Census Index of Pictou County, Nova Scotia  $25.00


 

* P-19 The 1838 Census Index of Digby County, Nova Scotia  $25.00


 

* P-20 The 1838 Census Index of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia  $25.00


 

* P-21 The 1838 Census Index of Hants and Kings Counties, Nova Scotia
    - includes Parrsboro Twp.
  $25.00


 

* P-26 The 1838 Census Index of Antigonish County, Nova Scotia  $25.00


 

* P-29 The 1838 Census Index of Shelburne & Yarmouth Counties, Nova Scotia   $15.00


 

* P-30 The 1838 Census Index of Halifax County, Nova Scotia   $15.00


 
   
Other  

* P-9 In Which County? Nova Scotia Surnames from Birth Registers 1864-1877   $15.00


 

REFERENCE BOOKS

* Genealogical Research in Nova Scotia (4th Edition, 1998; aka New Revised Edition)
by Terrence M. Punch      $20.00  Out of Stock

* Ethnic Roots in Nova Scotia
by Alfreda Withrow  $20.00


 

HISTORY OF GANS

* History of the Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1982-2012 (20 pps)
by Allan E. Marble      $6.00


 

BACK ISSUES - THE NOVA SCOTIA GENEALOGIST

* Back issues of The Nova Scotia Genealogist  are available for $10.00 each.

 

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