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From: "Gary Boivin" <>
Subject: Re: [Ont] Update on Ontario BMD Index Efforts
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2002 18:45:46 -0700
The Ontario Genealogical Society has a website that they have been adding to
for a few years.
They have inputted Census, Births, Marriages, Deaths in their Provincial
Index. I know that they are constantly looking for volunteers to help with
You can get more information and access this site at
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jill Claus" <>
Sent: Tuesday, January 15, 2002 9:38 PM
Subject: [Ont] Update on Ontario BMD Index Efforts
> Hello everyone,
> Just wanted to give you all a quick update. I have contacted the Ontario
> Archives and have asked them about the copyright issue. They said they
> get back to me within a few days. They are also going to investigate
> whether or not a similar project is already under way elsewhere.
> I have also contacted Sherri at the Ontario GenWeb site. She is very
> willing to host a searchable database containing the Ontario BMD Index
> reels. It will fit in nicely with their BMD Registrations and Census
> projects that are already underway.
> I am going to post similar messages on county pages looking for more
> volunteers and for more information.
> I will give everybody another update as soon as I hear back from the
> Archives. In the mean time, feel free to contact me if you have any
> Jill Claus
> Fort Erie, Ontario
> To join Ancestry.com and access our 1.2 billion online genealogy records,