As I mentioned on June 1, 2020 – Each Day of June, a Different Record Collection Will Be Free! – MyHeritage May 31, 2020, MyHeritage is offering a different free collection every day this month. Today’s free collection – Canada Newspapers, 1752-2007: https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10835/canada-newspapers-1752-2007. Tomorrow’s free collection is 1921 Canada Census: https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10690/1921-canada-census.
Canada Newspapers, 1752-2007 Free
6,961,070 pages in 345 newspaper titlesThis collection is a compendium of newspapers published in various cities and towns across Canada from 1752 to 2007 in the English language. It includes many localities prior to the Canadian confederation in 1867. Newspapers are an important resource for genealogy and family history research as they contain obituaries and other vital record substitutes such as birth, marriage, and death notices. Additionally, society pages and stories of local interest contain rich information on activities and events in the community and often provide details about the persons involved.