LAFRANCE Update: 32,000 new baptisms on Genealogy Quebec

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32,000 new baptism records are now available in the LAFRANCE, one of 15 tools available to Genealogy Quebec subscribers.

These new records are from Acadia and Quebec.

Baptism record of Ellen Broomer in Quebec, added in the latest LAFRANCE update.
Source: Record 13528024,

The LAFRANCE contains 11 million birth, marriage and death records from Quebec, Ontario, Acadia and the United States.

These records will allow you to trace your ancestry back all the way to your family’s first immigrants in the region. The LAFRANCE contains:

  • Every Catholic marriage from Quebec between 1621 and 1918
  • Every Protestant marriage from Quebec between 1760 and 1849
  • Every marriage recorded by the Quebec government between 1926 and 1997
  • Every Catholic baptism and burial from Quebec between 1621 and 1861
  • Every death recorded by the Quebec government between 1926 and 1997
  • 1.7 million additional marriages from various sources in Quebec, Ontario, and the USA between 1919 and today
  • Tens of thousands of additional records from Quebec, Ontario and Acadia

More information about the LAFRANCE can be found on the Drouin Institute’s blog.

Start discovering your family history with over 100 million historical images and documents on Genealogy Quebec today!

Here are more details about the update:

ParishRecord typeMin YearMax YearNumber
St-Jean (cathédrale Immaculée-Conception)b1841186114154
Québec (Anglican, Cathedral Holy Trinity)b179618618072
Montréal (Methodist, Saint James)b181818612137
Woodstock (paroisse)b184218621471
Québec (Methodist, Wesleyan Methodist Church)b183118611420
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Church of England)b181718611033
Champlain (Notre-Dame-de-la-Visitation)b18501861895
St-Alexis (Montcalm)b18521861575
Lachine (Presbyterian, Saint Andrew)b18181861501
Montréal (Methodist, East-End Lagauchetiere)b18311861489
Québec (Anglican, Travelling Mission)b18261848340
Loch-Lomond (St-Martin)b18471862327
St-Léonard (Madawaska)b17521829161
Montréal (Congregational, Évangélique Française)b18451861158
Québec (Congregational Church, Congregational Societies)b18381861147
Québec (Anglican, Holy Trinity Church)b1859186161
Montréal (Presbyterian, Côte Saint George)b1847185041
Montréal (Congregational, United Free)b183618376

Genealogically yours,

The Drouin team