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The Connolly File, one of 16 tools available to Genealogy Quebec subscribers, has been updated.
A total of 46 444 baptism, marriage and burial files have been added to this collection. 105 corrections suggested by our users were also applied.
What is the Connolly File?
The Connolly File is an index of Catholic and Protestant baptisms, marriages and burials from Quebec and part of the United States covering a period extending from 1621 to 2018.
In total, the tool contains 6 500 000 baptism, marriage and burial files.
You will find more information about this collection as well as some research tips and best practices in this article.
Here is the list of regions and parishes affected by this update, which includes the number of records added and the years they cover.
Holy Blood, Holyoke MA,US
Marriages 1860-1889: 566 records added
St-Mathew de Fall River MA, US
Marriages 1885-1986: 1960 records added
Jay & Winthrop ME, US
Marriages 1872-1983: 3160 records added
St-André de Biddeford ME, US
Marriages 1899-1978: 4454 records added
Burials published in newspapers around the Quebec region
434 files added
Our Lady of Peace, Berwick ME, US
Marriages 1919-1982: 469 records added
St. Michael, South Berwick ME, US
Marriages 1818-1982: 1016 records added
Notre-Dame, Springvale ME
Marriages 1888-1981: 1138 records added
N-D-de-Lourdes, Saco ME, US
Marriages 1927-1986: 1121 records added
St-Alphonse de Stornoway (Frontenac), QC
Baptisms 1909-1940: 921 records added
Burials 1909-1940: 264 records added
St. Louis, St. Paul MN, US
Marriages 1869-1900: 594 records added
St-Jean-Baptiste de Brunswick ME, US
Marriages 1877-1979: 3496 records added
St. Charles Borromeo de Brunswick ME, US
Marriages 1931-1980: 642 records added
St. Francis de Sales, Waterville ME, US
Marriages 1782-1989: 3988 records added
N-D-de-Lourdes de Fall River MA, US
Marriages 1874-1962: 6509 records added
St-Thomas, Compton QC
Baptisms 1854-1939: 3990 records added
Burials 1855-1939: 1450 records added
Blessed Sacrement, Fall River MA, US
Marriages 1883-1933: 685 records added
Notre-Dame, Southbridge MA, US
Marriages 1834-1917: 2741 records added
Directeur de l’état civil du Québec
Births: 156 tardy declaration of filiation files added
Marriages: 17 057 civil/religious marriage files and civil union files added
You can browse these new documents with a subscription to Genealogy Quebec on the Connolly File at this address.
The Online obituary section, available for free at this address, has just hit over 2 300 000 death notices!
This section contains Canadian death notices published online between 1999 and today and is updated regularly.
The Drouin team