JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen (Canada) Ancestry Canada Offering Free Access of Immigration Records for Family Day- Through 19 Feb 2018 #general
Jan Meisels Allen
Ancestry.ca is offering free access to immigration records-- Passenger
Arrivals, Passports, Border Crossings and more- for Family Day*. The offer
is through February 19, 2018 11:59PM ET. Registration is required with
name, email address and password. No credit card information is requested.
If you search other than the featured collection or after the end date of
the free access offer you will be invited to subscribe to Ancestry's
Worldwide subscription. To start to search go to:
To view the selected records in this collection go to:
When you do your search and get your results there will be green box that
says "view" and free access under that . If you click on the free trial on
the right you will be invited to give your credit card information. This is
not the free offer. When you click on the view the record appears and on the
left side it says 'Your free record" and to sign up to save this record.
This will also get you an invitation to subscribe. Instead if you want to
save the record to your computer do a right click with your mouse and click
on "save image as".
* Family Day in Canada celebrates the importance of families and family life
to people and their communities. Family Day is observed in the Canadian
provinces of Alberta, Ontario, Saskatchewan, and New Brunswick on the third
Monday of February. In British Columbia, Family Day falls on the second
Monday of February. (https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/canada/family-day)
I have no affiliation with Ancestry and am sharing this solely for the
information of the reader.
Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee