Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Information

Area Coordinator:

Date Formed: 1871

Districts:

Articles:

Name

Type

Source
History and Live Theatre in Winnipeg by Barry McCarten History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1988, No16
The Archives of La Société historique de Saint-Boniface by Gilles Lesage History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1988, No16
A Founding Father of Winnipeg: James Henry Ashdown 1844-1924 by Lorne A. Shropshire History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1990, No19
A Trip Through Time in Transcona by Terry Patterson History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1987, No13
Influenza by Peter Wilton (The Spanish Ful epidemic of 1918) History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1992, No23
Historical Tour - Crescentwood, Winnipeg’s Best Residential District by Rosemary Malaher History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1992, No24
Winnipeg’s Selkirk Avenue in 1914 by Abe Padolsky History Manitoba Historical Society publication 1993, No26
German Canadians In Manitoba History German Society of Winnipeg (Deutsche Vereinigung von Winnipeg)

Books (These books are available via Inter-Library Loan at your local Library)

Census Records

The Manitoba Historical Society has a list of Winnipeg streets and which census enumeration district they are in.(For 1911 census but applicable to earlier census')

1881 Canadian Census (searchable-courtesy Familysearch.org)

1901 Canadian Census for Winnipeg, Manitoba (searchable-courtesy AutomatedGenealogy.com)

1906 Canadian Census for Winnipeg, Manitoba (searchable-courtesy AutomatedGenealogy.com)

1911 Canadian Census for Winnipeg, Manitoba (searchable-courtesy AutomatedGenealogy.com)

Churches (German congregations as of 1913)

*Trinity Lutheran Church
(Evangelisch-Lutherische Dreieinigkeitsgemeinde)
Duffern & Slater then Flora & King
Immanuel Lutheran Church
(Evangelisch-Lutherische Immanuel Gemeinde)
College & McKenzie
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
(Evangelisch-Lutherische St. Paulus Gemeinde)
Watt St. at Tweed
Ev.-Lutheran Church of the Cross
(Evangelisch-Lutherische Kreuz Gemeinde)
Alexanderm NW corner Chambers St
First Evangelical Lutheran Church of Louise Bridge
(Erste Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinde su Louise Bridge)
418 Tweed St
Christ Lutheran Church
(Evangelisch-Lutherische Christus Gemeinde)
592 Aberdeen
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
(Heil. Kreuz Gemeinde)
708 McCalman
First Evangelical Lutheran Church of Louise Bridge
(Erste Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinde su Louise Bridge)
418 Tweed St
Redeemer Lutheran Church
(Evangelisch-Lutherische Erloseser Gemeinde)
779 Manitoba
St. John's Lutheran Church
(Evangelisch-Lutherische St. Johannes Gemeinde)
370 McKenzie St
First German Baptist Church
(Erste Duesche Baptisten Gemeinde)
&Monkman
North End Chapel
(Nordend Kapelle)
Manitoba, SW corner McKenzie
Westside Chapel
(Kapelle an der Westseite)
1401 Ross
Zion Reformed Church
(Reformierte Zions Gemeinde)
Alexander, SE corner Ellen
Salem Reformed Church
(Reformierte Salems Gemeinde)
Andrews, NE corner Burrows
Ebenezer Church of the Evangelical Association
(Ebenezer Gemeinde der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft)
331 Alexander
St Joseph's Church - German Catholic
(St. Joseph's Gemeinde)
493 College
 

(*) Trinity Lutheran Church: Church books 1888 - present; A digital copy of 1888 - 1915 is archived at the GRHS library and is now being indexed.

Cemeteries

Name Location Search
Elmwood 88 Hespeler Avenue, Winnipeg Manitoba Genealogical Society(not on-line)
Brookwood 3001 Notre Dame Ave, Winnipeg City of Winnipeg Search
St. Vital St. Vital Park and Bishop Grandin Blvd, St. Vital City of Winnipeg Search
Transcona Dugald Road and the east Perimeter, Transcona City of Winnipeg Search

For Members Only Letter Archives Search (use "Winnipeg" as your search keyword)

Maps :

Photo Album :

Websites relating to Winnipeg Manitoba :

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnipeg - Wikepedia article on Winnipeg

Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1918 Registry - (searchable database) Libraries and Archives Canada

1940 National Registration - (searchable database) Libraries and Archives Canada (Compulsory registration of all adults in Canada from 1940 to 1946)

Canadian Passenger List Indexing Project - (searchable database) Nanaimo Family History Society

Canadian Immigration Records (1925-1935) - (organized by date arriving) ArchiviaNet - Library and Archives Canada

SS Augusta Victoria; Nesselrode, South Russia -> NY -> Winnipeg, April 1890 - Passenger Manifests stored at the US National Archives and available via inter-library loan.


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