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Newspaper indexes listed by cities in Manitoba

General newspaper indexes for the province of Manitoba

AI21 M48 I53 fol. Ref.
Collège universitaire de Saint-Boniface. Centre d'études franco-canadiennes de l'Ouest. —  Index du journal Le Métis, 1871-1881. —  Saint-Boniface, Man. : Le Centre, 1981. —  465 p.
Period of Coverage: 1871-1881 Subjects and names interfiled into one index. Vital statistics are also included.

Genealogy Ref. CS88 MB27 I54 1986
Stokes, Kathleen Rooke. —  An index of marriage and death notices from Manitoba newspapers. —  [Winnipeg, MB] : Manitoba Genealogical Society, c1986+ —  ISBN 096922110X (vol. 1) : ISBN 0921622171 (vol. 2): ISBN 092162221 (vol. 3) : ISBN 0921622295 (vol. 4) : ISBN 0921622406 (vol. 5)
Period of Coverage: 1859-1887
Vol. 2 has title: An index of birth, marriage and death notices from Manitoba newspapers, 1882-1884.
Vol. 3 has title: An index of birth, marriage and death notices from Manitoba newspapers 1885.
Vol. 4 has title: An index of birth, marriage and death notices from Manitoba newspapers 1886.
Vol. 5 has title: An index of birth, marriage and death notices from Manitoba newspapers 1887.
Alphabetical name index. Titles indexed include:

  • Birtle observer
  • Brandon daily sun
  • Brandon weekly mail
  • Brandon weekly sun
  • Brandon weekly times June 10, 1886+
  • Emerson international
  • Free press weekly
  • Gladstone Age & Westbourne County advisor
  • Le Manitoba
  • Manitoba free press
  • Manitoba free press [weekly]
  • Manitoba gazette
  • Manitoba herald
  • The Manitoba liberal
  • Manitoba mountaineer
  • Manitoba news. Morden
  • Manitoba sun. April 6, 1886+
  • The Manitoban
  • Manitou mercury
  • Le Métis
  • Minnedosa tribune
  • Neepawa Canadian
  • Neepawa register
  • Neepawa register and Beautiful Plains County advisor
  • New nation
  • Nor'wester
  • Portage la Prairie weekly liberal
  • Portage la Prairie weekly Manitoba liberal
  • Portage la Prairie weekly tribune
  • Portage la Prairie weekly tribune-review
  • Rapid City Northwest vindicator & Rapid City standard. June 6, 1886+
  • Rapid City standard. to May 28, 1886
  • Selkirk herald
  • Selkirk inter-ocean
  • Selkirk record
  • Shoal Lake Echo. May 1-October 22, 1886
  • Southern Manitoba times. West Lynne
  • Standard. (Winnipeg)
  • Stonewall News & Rockwood County advisor.
  • Virden advance
  • Winnipeg daily manitoban
  • Winnipeg daily sun
  • Winnipeg daily times
  • Winnipeg evening news. to April 21, 1886
  • Winnipeg free press
  • Winnipeg siftings

Newspaper indexes listed by cities in Manitoba

Brandon

Genealogy Ref. CS88 MB273 B73 2005 fol.
Index to Brandon sun obituaries —  Coordinated by Elizabeth M. Wall Also compiled by South West Branch, Manitoba Genealogical Scoiety, compilers Thomas Stacey... et.al. —  Brandon, MB: Leaf of the Branch Publications, 2005-.
Period of Coverage: 1900-1929
Cover Title: Index to obituaries, Brandon sun.

  • Vol. 1 —  1900-1909 —  1896932339
  • Vol. 2 —  1910-1919 —  1896932355
  • Vol. 3 —  1920-1929 —  1896932371

St. Boniface

Genealogy Ref. CS88 AB23 D43 2004 fol.
Degrâce, Éloi —  Glanures du journal Le Manitoba de Saint-Boniface, Manitoba, 1881-1925. —  Edmonton: [Éloi DeGrâce], 2004. —  Saint-Boniface, MB: Le Centre, 1982. —  120 p. —  ISBN 298082383X
Period of Coverage: 1881-1925 Mainly information on Franco-Albertains.

AI21 M35 I53 fol. Ref.
Index du journal Le Manitoba, 1881-1925. —  Centre d'études franco-canadiennes de l'Ouest, Collège universitaire de Saint-Boniface. —  Saint-Boniface, MB: Le Centre, 1982. —  1003 p.
Period of Coverage: 1881-1925 Subjects and names interfiled in one index. Vital statistics are also included.

AI21 M48 I53 fol. Ref.
Index du journal Le Métis, 1871-1881. —  Centre d'études franco-canadiennes de l'Ouest, Collège universitaire de Saint-Boniface. —  Saint-Boniface, MB: Le Centre, 1981. —  465 p.
Period of Coverage: 1871-1881 Arranged alphabetically by subject and sub-divided chronologically.

La liberté (French only) —  [Saint-Boniface : Presse-Ouest Ltée., 2000].
Period of Coverage: December 22, 2000+
Under Archives. Selected subjects by date range with weekly dates within each range.

Thompson

Genealogy Ref. CS88 MB271 T45 2003
Hamson, Vera. —  An index of births, marriages, deaths and residents found in newspapers of Thompson, Manitoba: a genealogical aid to those interested in looking for family history in the Thompson area. —  Winnipeg: V. Hamson, 2003.
Period of Coverage: [1960-1969] The Nickel Belt News, The Thompson Citizen, The Thompson Times
In alphabetical order by surname with births, marriages, deaths, engagements, wedding anniversaries and others. A list of papers and locations for copies at the end of the book.

Winnipeg

Genealogy Ref. CS88 MB27 D43 1991 fol.
De Groot, John G. —  Manitoba notices : selected births, marriages, anniversaries and deaths extracted from the Winnipeg free press, November 1984-February 1986. —  Ottawa : J.G. De Groot, 1991. —  3,127,88 leaves.
Period of Coverage: November 1984-February 1986
Contains approximately 6,100 entries. Contents limited to individuals who appeared to be of French origin. Divided into 2 sections: first section is an alphabetical name index which leads user to a second section containing photocopies of the actual notices. Pictures accompanying notices are provided.

Manitoba daily free press. —  [Cedar Rapids, IA : Heritage Microfilm, 2000].
Period of Coverage: 1874-1923
Special browser plug-in required. Complete scan of paper with free-text query search. Annual account for 1 person.

Winnipeg Free Press. —  [Winnipeg: Winnipeg Free Press, 2000].
Period of Coverage: 7 days Subscribers only.
Select "Search" in left-hand box. Select section and keyword. Online version only indexed.  Photographs and graphics are not included.

FC3361 P35 1986 fol. Ref.
Pallet, Mary. —  The Winnipeg tribune subject clipping research files : microfilm master index. —  [Winnipeg, Man.] : Department of Archives and Special Collections, University of Manitoba Libraries, 1986.  —  2 vol.
Period of Coverage: 1890-1980 Alphabetical subject index, subdivided chronologically. Microfilm of actual clippings (167 reels) kept in general collection (MIC. CC-14). The biographical/obituary files are not filmed at this time.

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