Selected Regional Archives, Libraries, & Museum

Other Websites with Addresses on Quebec Anglo Genealogy

Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network

Quebec Archives and Libraries (FamilySearch/LDS)

Estrie Region Members of the Fédération des sociétés d'histoire du Québec

Archives Nationales du Québec (ANQ)

Édifice Gilles-Hocquart, 535, avenue Viger Est, Montréal (Québec) H2L 2P3

Centre d'archives de l'Estrie

Eastern Townships' branch of the National Archives of Quebec / Archives nationales du Québec)

Coverage: Sherbrooke and Granby areas
Archives: Church and notarial records

Address: 225, rue Frontenac, bureau 401, Sherbrooke, PQ J1H 1K1

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Compton County Historical and Museum Society / La Société d'histoire et du musée du Comté de Compton

Location: 374 Rte 253, Eaton Corner, Québec Mailing: P.O. Box 967, Cookshire-Eaton, PQ J0B 1M0

Archives: Eastern Townships history, genealogy, newspaper clipping files,
church & cemetery records

"The library of the Museum contains numerous volumes of Eastern Township’s history; family histories, ancestral charts and other documents, which are available for study and research.
"The Museum Society has recently taken over responsibility for the Centre d'archives du Haut-Saint-François of the Société d’histoire et patrimoine du Haut-Saint-François (now dissolved). These archives will also be available for study and research." (from their Website)

Website: (WEBSITE IS NOT SAFE, 2023-10-02)

Archives of the Eastern Townships Research Centre / Centre de recherche des Cantons de l'Est

Archives: records of births, marriages, deaths, churches, schools, etc.
Publications: Journal of Eastern Townships Studies

Archives Location: Old Library, Greer Hall, Bishop's University, Lennoxville, Québec
Mailing address: 2600, College Street, Bishop's University, Sherbrooke, PQ J1M 1Z7
Hours: check Website's contacts page
Provide advanced notice of materials required.

Archives Web page:
Email: See Contact Information

Genealogical Society of the Eastern Townships / Société de généalogie des Cantons de l'Est

Archives: Church registers on microfilm

275, rue Dufferin, Sherbrooke, PQ J1H 4M5
Hours: check Website


La Fédération québécoise des sociétés de généalogie

Offers a large online database of marriage of the Eastern Townships to on a subscription basis. See the terms at

Website: (The English version of this site is not as up-to-date as the French version. 12/2008)

Bibliothèque Municipale de Lac-Mégantic / Lake Megantic Municipal Library

5086, rue Frontenac, Lac-Mégantic, PQ G6B 1H3
Hours: See Website

Library Website:
Archives Website:

Lennoxville-Ascot Historical Society

Offerings: history, genealogy, archaeology, traditional crafts

Location: Belvedere Street, Lennoxville, Québec Mailing Address: P.O. Box 61, Lennoxville, PQ J1M 1Z7

Website: E-mail: Lillian Rider (12/2008)

Megantic Compton Cemetery and Church Association / Association des cimetières et églises de Mégantic-Compton

Helps preserves Protestant cemeteries and churches in the Eastern Townships.
Publishes cemetery lists.

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Quebec Family History Society

Coverage: Research material, in various mediums, on Quebec, Ontario, United Empire Loyalists, the British Isles, France and the north-eastern United States.
Quarterly Publication: Connections

Location: 173 Cartier Ave., Pointe Claire, Québec
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1026, Pointe Claire, PQ H9S 4H9
Hours: check website


Sherbrooke Historical Society / Société d'histoire de Sherbrooke

See Genealogical Society of the Eastern Townships

Sherbrooke Municipal Library / Bibliothèque municipale Éva-Senécal

450, rue Marquette, Sherbrooke, PQ J1H 1M4


Local Tourist Information

Tourisme Haut-Saint-François

Location: East Angus, Quebec
Tel.: 1-888-848-3333 (toll-free)

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Sherbrooke Tourist Information Bureau / Bureau d'information touristique de la région Sherbrookoise

785, rue King Ouest, Sherbrooke, PQ J1H 1R8
Tel.: 821-1919 (local)
Tel.: 1 800 561 8331819 (toll-free)


National/Provincial Archives, Libraries, & Museum

Bibliothèque centrale de Montréal (Salle Gagnon)

Holdings: Private individuals archives, family papers, genealogies, photographs, maps from 1610 to the present

Location: 1210 rue Sherbrooke Est, Montréal, Quebec
Mailing Address: 5650 rue d'Iberville, bureau 400, Montréal, PQ H2G 3E4 Tel.: 1-514-872-2900


Société généalogique canadienne-française

Large collection of genealogical materials on Quebec.

Location: In in the basement of the St-Emile church.
Address: 3440 Davidson, Montréal, PQ H1W 2Z5
Hours: check Website

French Website: (the only complete version)
English Website: (NOT a complete version)

National Library and Archives of Quebec / Bibliothèque et Archives national du Québec

Combined Website:
Genealogy and Family History:

Grande Bibliothèque du Québec

Location: 475, boulevard De Maisonneuve Est, Montréal, PQ H2L 5C4
Tel.: 514 873-1100
Tel. (toll free): 1 800 363-9028


National Archives of Quebec / Archives Nationales du Québec

Location: 1945 rue Mullins, Pointe St. Charles, PQ H3K 1N9

Library and Archives Canada

Location: 395 Wellington St.,Ottawa, ON K1A 0N4


Hudson Bay Company Archives

Hosted by the Provinical Archives of Manitoba
200 Vaughan St., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C-1T5
Tel. (204) 945-4949


Presbyterian Church of Canada Archives and Records Office

Location: 50 Wynford Drive, Toronto, ON M3C 1J7
Tel. 416-441-1111 ext. 310

Genealogy Resources:

United Church of Canada Archives

3250 Bloor St. West, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M8X 2Y4
Tel: 416-231-7680 ext. 3123
Toll-free: 1-800-268-3781 ext. 3123