Archives of Ontario (Canada)

The Archives of Ontario offers a wealth of information to help you trace your family history in Ontario Canada.

  • EXPLORE a selection of images drawn from the holdings of the Archives of Ontario which document the richness and diversity of the province's history and landscape.
  • Search Ontario Vital Statistics: Registrations of Births, Marriages and Deaths
  • Search the Toronto Emigrant Office Assisted Immigration Registers Database
  • And so much more . . .

Visit on the internet,
The online help to assist researchers is excellent. A definite place to start when preparing for an on site visit.

Visit in person, the Archives of Ontario is located on the campus of York University. This new, modern home opened April, 2009.
134 Ian Macdonald Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, Canada  M7A 2C5 
GPS location: 43.7749 or 43 degrees, 46.5 minutes North,  -79.5002 or 79 degrees, 30.0 minutes West

Visit By telephone: 416-327-1600  (or 1-800-668-9933 Ontario Only)