JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen (Canada) Canadian Immigration Acts & Naturalization Records #general


Jan Meisels Allen
 

For those researching their Canadian roots, these posts about Canadian
Naturalization and Immigration Acts may of interest.

Canadian Naturalization Records:
https://findingyourcanadianstory.blogspot.ca/2018/03/immigrant-ancestors-canadian.html
[or https://tinyurl.com/yawlzef9 --Mod.]

Canada's "open door" policy >from the 19th century changed through the years
to more restrictive immigration.

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 has a summary of each of the
Canadian Immigration Acts from, 1869 to 1988. See:
https://www.pier21.ca/research/immigration-history/canadian-immigration-acts-and-legislation
[or https://tinyurl.com/ybotxmna --Mod.]

Library and Archives Canada publicized the annual lists of naturalized
citizens in the Sessional Papers or the Canada Gazette >from 1915* to 1951.
The 1919 listing goes back to 1915.
See: https://tinyurl.com/ybwzyzw7
Original url:
http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/immigration/citizenship-naturalization-records/naturalized-records-1915-1951/Pages/introduction.aspx#j

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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