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University of Windsor Archives
Leddy Library
Windsor, Ontario
Canada, N9B 3P4
Brian Owens, Ph. D.
University Archivist
Phone: (519)253-3000, ext.3184
Ana-Maria Staffen
Archival Assistant
Phone: (519)253-3000
ext. 3851

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University of Windsor


The collections which exist within the University of Windsor Archives, that may be of interest to genealogists, include:

St. John's Anglican Church, Sandwich

This collection contains the registers of baptism, marriage, confirmation and burial from St John's Anglican Church, Sandwich, Ontario, Canada.

Province of Ontario.  Land Registry Books. Counties of Essex,  Kent, and Lambton.

This holding contains the Land Registry Copy Books for Essex, Kent, and Lambton Counties which are on long term deposit/loan from the Public Archives of Ontario.

Essex County has 1,135 volumes from approximately 1847-1955.
Kent County has 709 volumes dating from approximately 1818 to 1956.

Lambton County has 745 volumes dating from about 1843-1954.

Each county's collection contains the following three series:

A card index has been created which provides access by municipality, date, and type of series.

Other Genealogical Information:

Genealogical information in the Windsor area can be found in the following publication:

Church of Jesus Christ and Latter Day Saints
3553 Forest Glade Drive
Windsor, Ontario
Phone Number (519) 735-1266

Harrow Early Immigrant Research Society
Box 53
Harrow, Ontario
N0R 1G0
Phone Number(519)738-3700

Italian Genealogy and Heraldry Society of Canada/
Societa Genealogica ed Araldica Italiana del Canada
529 Oak Avenue
Windsor, Ontario
Canada, N9A 5E7
Phone Number (519) 973-8202

Ontario Genealogical Society/Essex County Branch
P.O. Box 2, Station A
Windsor, Ontario
N9A 6J5
Phone Number (519) 252-4918

Societe Franco-Ontarienne
D'Histoire et de Genealogie:
Regionale Windsor-Essex
267 Meunier
Belle River, Ontario
N0A 1A0
Phone Number (519) 948-6924


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