Nova Scotia Genealogy

  • Nova Scotia Births, Marriages and Deaths
    Search over 1 million names in the Nova Scotia BMD database. Every name is linked to the original record in digitised form and you can search and view every item free-of-charge. Records available are:

    • Births – 1864-1877, 1908-1913 (300,334 records online)
    • Marriages – Bonds 1763-1864, Registrations 1864-1938 (235,854 records online)
    • Deaths – 1864-1877, 1908-1963, City of Halifax 1890-1908 (447,916 records online)
  • Place-Names of Nova Scotia
    Some history about the names of towns, villages, rivers and lakes of the province.
  • History of Nova Scotia Vol. III
    Biographies of its citizens and genealogical records of old families. Printed in 1916.
  • Nova Scotia Archives
    Find out what records they hold and how to view them. Based in Halifax.

Cemetery Records

Burials from many Nova Scotia counties.