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Doukhobor Research Sources

 

In genealogical research, sources are the foundation to our success. Sources are the records, documents, statements etc. that supply information about our ancestors. Primary Sources are records made at the time of the event described, recorded by someone with first-hand knowledge of the actual event. Secondary Sources are records that are compiled or published at a later date, based on primary sources. This section introduces the sources you can use to discover your Doukhobor family history, describes their content and availability, and evaluates their usefulness and reliability.


 

Immigration

 

Census Records

 

National Registration

 

Membership Lists

 

Vital Records

 

Voters Lists

 

Land Records

 

Naturalization and Citizenship Records

 

Local Histories

 

Cemetery Records

 

Military Records

 

Police, Court & Prison Records

 

Directories

 

Records from Russia

 

Publications