On-line Resources

If you find a reference to a record, please contact research services to purchase a copy.

Surname Index

A-F | G-L | M-Q | R-Z

A listing of all names found in our cemtery transcriptions, our Christian Messenger holdings, and in the records of local funeral homes. Updated February 2014.

Code Source
CEM# Cemetery Booklet Number
CM# Christian Messenger Booklet Number
FU001 L.G. Wallace Funeral Home (1922-1952)
FU002 Dwyer Funeral Home (1883-1952)
FU003 Markey-Dermody Funeral Home (1923-1952)
FU004 Dodsworth & Brown Funeral Home (1897-1952)
FU005 Robinson Funeral Home (1898-1952)
FU006 Blachford & Wray Funeral Home (1851-1952)
FU007 Marlatt Funeral Home --Hamilton House
FU008 Marlatt Funeral Home -- Dundas House
FU009 Green-Guernsey Funeral Home (1928-1936)
GAC001-GAC008 Various entries from the Gordon Allison Collection

Wentworth County Cemetery Maps

    Ancaster Township
    Barton Township
    Beverly Township
    Binbrook Township
    Glanford Township
    Saltfleet Township
    West Flamborough Township

Gordon Allison BMD Collection Index

Names extracted from the Hamilton Spectator over decades from 1850ís onward. Includes births, marriages, deaths, and occasional reports of accidents. Currently updating.


The main library holdings are location in our office at Lincoln Alexander School. View contact info.

We have an extensive collection of books and documents on local genealogy and history. In addition we have resources for further afield (Europe, Britain, etc), Loyalist reference works, documents, land books, microfilm, microfiche and a huge collection of family histories.

You can view our library catalogue by Title or Category.

A small part of the holdings of Hamilton Branch OGS are in the Hamilton Public Library, Special Collections.

All non-reference works can be borrowed for one month by OGS members. Reference works are marked with a green dot.

Citing your Sources - Alison Hare, CG, has written a great article on how to cite your sources at the Ontario Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists website Citations for Canadians.

Links to Genealogy and Historical Groups

The Archives of the City of Hamilton are located in the Local History and Archives department of the Hamilton Public Library, Central Branch.

Click here to view links to Genealogy and Historical Groups.