This section lists the state-wide associations from Alberta to Grande Prairie and District giving details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.
The society is a non-profit association, whose aim is to promote and encourage worldwide family history research by educating people and by preserving information.
They also have good relationships with the Alberta Genealogical Society, the Family History Centre of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and other associations.
They provide access to a number of archives, including:
These archives are also available:
These archives relate to Canada, the United States and further afield, such as England and Wales.
A number of Databases are available, including:
Many publications are available for sale:
An index of surnames currently being researched by Members is also available.
Their aims are to promote and encourage interest in genealogy by providing an opportunity for people to exchange information and to collect materials relating to the state.
Many Databases are available:
They also have a Master Surname Database, which consists of over 700000 names taken from burials in some cemeteries. For a fee, the association is prepared to conduct a search on your behalf.
They provide access to a number of archives, which include:
A number of Publications are available for sale, which include Births, Marriages and Deaths Registrations 1870-1905 and the Association's Library Holdings List(Oct 2006).
The association meets in the Boardroom of Camrose Public Library.
Back Issues of their publication Roots and Shoots are available on the site in PDF Format.Website:
The association has a library where numerous resources are available, which include:
Resources in their library also include:
The association was established in 1984. They have a Library where numerous documents are available, which include:
Archives available at the Library also include:
These resources relate to Canada, the United States and further afield, such as England and Wales.
A list of surnames current being researched by members is also available.
The association has a list of Cemeteries on the site, along with Gravestone
Inscriptions and Photographs. Back
Issues of their Newsletter are also available in PDF Format.
Some Obituary Indexes are available on the site, which include Obituaries from the Grande Prairie Daily Herald Tribune 1965-2012 and the Peace Area 1992-2012. For a fee, the association is willing to send a copy of the appropriate Obituary. The town of Grande Prairie Assessment and Tax Records covering 1920 and 1921 are also available.Website: