|The Drouin Institute of Montreal microfilmed parish
records both Catholic, and non-Catholic including some Indian
Missions. The time span covered is from the founding of parishes
to 1936-1940 when the instute microfilmed the records. Millions of
records were microfilmed.
|The Drouin Institute then produced a number of
books from these microfilmed records. One set is called the Red
Drouin books another is the Blue Drouin books. These books
contain the marriage records including parents and locations.
|Drouin collection is available at the
American-French Genealogical Society.
|The American-French Genealogical Society (AFGS)
also produces a CD of the Red Drouin books which can be purchased
from the society. Red
|AFGS also has purchased this Drouin Institute
microfilm collection of vital statistics. Specifically, this
unique, historical collection contains the following:
|Baptisms, Marriages, and Death Records for the
entire Province of Quebec.
|Baptisms, Marriages, and Death Records for those
areas of Ontario, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia known to be
|Notarial Acts, such as marriage contracts, wills,
deeds, and other legal documents for the Province of Quebec.
|Vital Statistics and census records for
|This is film of the actual records and will afford
members the opportunity to make their own interpretations of the
handwritten documents, and in some cases, view the signatures of
|The AFGS library and its unique collection of
Drouin microfilm is your source for this research in the United
|American-French Genealogical Society (AFGS) is now
offering for a limited time the opportunity to receive a copy of
an event that is on this large Drouin microfilm collection.
|This offer is only if you know the Actual Names,
Exact Place and Date of the event that is documented in a
repertoire (published book of baptisms, marriages or deaths) or
the PRDH. This offer is for a copy of an event not for research.
Your request will not be processed if it does not have the
|If you do not have the necessary information you
may request that our research department do the research and
document the information. There is a fee if we find the
information and it is sent to you. Research
Event Copy Information