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Guide to the Census

Guide for understanding the census and creating census maps.

Digitized Census Documents

Internet Archive search in Canadian Libraries

Censuses of Canada, 1665 - 1871
Tables on the social and economic conditions in Canada from the earliest settlements to 1871.  Hosted by Queen's University Library.

Census Returns 1825 - 1921
Statistics Canada, search nominal indexes for historical census years.  census records 1825 - 1921

Early Canadiana Online  pre-1901 census documents