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676 Simcoe St. N. — Oshawa, Ontario — L1G 4V7

Genealogical and historical resources in our Branch Library are located at the Branch Office.

HELPFUL GENEALOGICAL URLS for 2020 - assembled by Stephen Wood [also as a Word file]


FUNERAL CARDS - Two resources are given regular updates. Firstly, the oldest funeral cards are posted online. Secondly, Newer funeral cards, mainly from Clarington, have been stored alphabetically at our office.


LOCAL REPOSITORIES - updated June 2012 [archived]

High Speed Internet is available at the Branch Office, as well.

In 2001, Durham Region OGS Branch became an active contributor to the Ontario Genealogical Society Provincial Index Project (OGSPI), committed to transcribing the 1891 census of Durham and Ontario Counties; and also parts of Muskoka and York Region due to electoral boundaries.

Our branch collection of web links contains many web resources located in the Durham Region, as well as genealogical portals and short cuts to government sites.

A special set of web links has been developed by the Education Committee - for those Starting on the Internet.

Stephen Wood has made his Scotland Resources available (37kB pdf)- containing many Web links.


Thank You for visiting - the Durham Region Branch OGS.