Research Links

Archives Canada
Canadian Archival Information Network. Your gateway to Canada’s past.

Association of Nova Scotia Museums
Formerly the Federation of Nova Scotian Heritage. The Association of Nova Scotia Museums, using a consultative regional representative model, proactively champions museums through education, outreach, networking and advocacy to achieve excellence.

C.H.I.N. (Canadian Heritage Information Network)
C.H.I.N.’s virtual exhibit, “Germany-Canada Migration,” will be of particular interest to those who want to learn about the settlement of Lunenburg County.

Council of Nova Scotia Archives

Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia 

Genealogy Website of Dr. Kenneth S. Paulsen
This carefully researched site has genealogical information about many Nova Scotia families.

Halifax Municipal Archives

Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia

Historical Vital Statistics
Search birth, marriage, and death records online.

Lloyd’s Register of Ships Online
Access the historical Lloyd’s Register of Ships online, a wonderful resource for researchers!


Nova Scotia Archives

Nova Scotia Museum

Nova Scotia GenWeb Project – Lunenburg County
Ships lists of the Foreign Protestants and more!

South Shore Genealogical Society
Tracing your roots back to Lunenburg County? Give this site a try!

Southwest Nova Scotia Genealogy Circuit