Ontario Ancestors Conference 2022 The Ontario Genealogical Society Virtual Conference 2022, June 24 – 26, Ottawa
The Ontario Genealogical Society Virtual Conference 2022, June 24 – 26, Ottawa

Toronto Branch

Welcome and thanks for visiting Toronto Branch! We have more than 500 members worldwide and lots going on. We’d love to have you join us. Visit us at torontofamilyhistory.org.
RESEARCH: If you’re looking for help getting started, visit our guide to Toronto Research https://torontofamilyhistory.org/researching-toronto-ancestors/ We have lots of helpful information and links to essential sources.
EDUCATION: Toronto Branch offers educational programming for all levels of researchers. Recent courses examined Land Records, Scottish Emigration and Beginning DNA.
SPECIAL PROJECTS: We have a number of initiatives to help make records more accessible. For King and Country is a project to transcribe the war memorials in Toronto Schools. https://torontofamilyhistory.org/kingandcountry/
Visit our Projects homepage to learn more about other Projects, such as the Toronto House of Indust and access information that will help in your research https://torontofamilyhistory.org/projects/intro


Our monthly meetings are free for all to attend and are currently held via Zoom on the fourth Monday of most months. On June 27 our topic will be Judge Stanley Grizzle: Civil Rights Activist. https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/judge-grizzle/ After a summer break we will return on September 26 to hear the story of Amable and Sophie, a unique Upper Canada couple. https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/amable-and-sophie/

Our Publications eShop carries unique material that will help with your Toronto research. We carry transcriptions, indexes, research guides, and more. https://torontofamilyhistory.shop

Visit our membership page to learn more about becoming a Toronto Branch member. https://torontofamilyhistory.org/toronto-branch/membership/
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