Genealogy Centre

The Genealogy Centre contains genealogical information mostly for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. We do have some information on other provinces and countries.  We are a non-profit organization started in 1998 and operated by volunteers. Our office is open Tuesdays from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.  If you need help with your family research contact one of the following volunteers:

Maxine Edwards – 489-4648
Margaret Coffin – 489-5335

 

Our Listings Include:

  • A.N.D. Logs
  • Books with information on Newfoundland and Labrador people and towns.
  • Cemetery transcriptions and headstone photos
  • Family Histories
  • Files with information on towns and cities in Newfoundland and Labrador. The files contain census records;  directories; births, marriages and death records; voters lists; and miscellaneous articles.
  • Telephone Directories

Binders:

  • Funeral Bulletins (mostly for the Central area)
  • Obituaries
  • Old newspapers
  • Ship’s Lists
  • Surname Tidbits

Collections:

  • Fred Pafford’s Bonavista Bay Births, Marriages and Deaths. Also his extensive research on surnames in the area.
  • Gertrude Crosbie (Births, Marriages and Deaths from old newspapers)
  • Mildred Howard (Births, Marriages and Deaths from old newspapers)

Magazines:

  • Ancestor
  • Atlantic Guardian
  • Decks Awash 
  • Newfoundland Quarterly 
  • School Yearbooks
  • Them Days 

For Sale:

  • Newfoundland and Labrador books
  • School Yearbooks 

Hours: Tuesdays: 2-4 pm

CALL IT A CLAN, CALL IT A NETWORK, CALL IT A TRIBE, CALL IT A FAMILY. WHATEVER YOU CALL IT, WHOEVER YOU ARE, YOU NEED ONE. (JANE HOWARD, AMERICAN WRITER, 1935-1996)