110957: Census Canada 1871

The 1871 Canada Census took place on 2nd April 1871. It was the first national census of Canada, covering the four extant provinces: Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia. Other areas of what later became part of Canada continued to be enumerated in their own separate censuses. 

The census is searchable via the Library and Archives Canada website.


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