Derwent Bridge, Bubwith, Yorkshire


Canadian Links
  1. Albert County, New Brunswick GenWeb page.
  2. NB Gen Links is the largest online directory dedicated to New Brunswick genealogy, with over 4000 NB resource links and growing rapidly.
  3. Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - Nova Scotia
  4. Cumberland County GenWeb page. Includes a Cumberland County Surname Registry (a central list for persons researching the surnames of Cumberland County, Nova Scotia).
  5. Yorkshire 2000/Tantramar Heritage Trust. Links to family websites.
Electronic Texts
  1. Chignecto Isthmus and Its First Settlers (Gutenberg Project).
Mailing Lists
  1. NOVA-SCOTIA-L Mailing List. For those having an interest in Nova Scotia genealogical research. Type only the word: subscribe in the body of the message.

Nova Scotia - Cumberland County
  1. Census records for Cumberland County. A list of available census records by placename and date.
  2. Southampton Registers, Deaths.
  3. Southampton Registers, Births.
  4. Southampton Registers, Marriages.

Nova Scotia - History and Genealogy (Indexes)
  1. Index to the Nova Scotia Historical Review.
Nova Scotia - Libraries
  1. Nova Scotia Provincial Library.
  2. Nova Scotia Regional Libraries.
Nova Scotia - Maps
  1. Historical maps of Nova Scotia and the Maritimes.
Nova Scotia - Museums, Archives, Societies
  1. Colchester Historical Museum and Archives.
  2. Cumberland County Museum and Archives.
  3. Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia (GANS).
  4. Hantsport and Area Historical Society.
  5. Kings County Historical Society and Old Kings Courthouse Museum.
  6. Queens County Museum and Historical Society.
  7. Shelburne County Genealogical Society.
  8. South Shore Genealogical Society.
  9. West Hants Historical Society.
  10. Yarmouth County Museums and Societies.
Passenger Lists
  1. Immigrant Ship Transcribers Guild. A first-rate site with up-to-date information, competently operated by volunteers.
  2. Yorkshire Emigration: Passenger Lists 1770-1830.

  1. The Society of Genealogists, London, has an excellent collection of Yorkshire parish register copies.
  2. Yorkshire Archaeological Society (England) Home Page. A long-established organization with a wealth of useful information.
  3. The Dalesman Home Page. A respected periodical dealing with Yorkshire and Cumbria.
Yorkshire - Books
  1. YorkshireBooks. A commerical bookseller specializing in books about Yorkshire.
Yorkshire Emigration
  1. History of Nova Scotia, Book 2, Part 1: [The Yorkshire Emigration]. Opinionated (and why not), but fairly comprehensive. The notes are interesting.
Yorkshire Emigration - Books
  1. Individual histories of fifteen families from Yorkshire who emigrated to the Annapolis Valley in 1774 and 1775 (Bath, Clark, Gilliat, Hawksworth, Holiday, Hudson, Jacques, Jefferson, Mills, Milner, Oliver, Robinson, Wilson) are available from The Annapolis Heritage Society, 136 St. George Street, P.O. Box 503, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0. Phone: 902 532-7754 Fax: 902 532-0700. Price (2005) is $10 each (except for several large books that sell for $12). The money raised is going to buy materials for research at the O'Dell House Museum in Annapolis, Nova Scotia.