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Central registry of the Immigration Branch

This series contains the Central Registry of the Immigration Branch of the Dept. of the Interior. These records (classified in the Public Archives of Canada as RG 76 Series 1) include deputy ministers' files, personnel dockets, and the opera...

Canada. Immigration Branch

Naturalization records

  • GR-1565
  • Series
  • 1888-1917

This series contains naturalization records which include correspondence, certificates, lists of naturalizations and Oaths of Residence from the Victoria Court Registry. File 2 shows numbers of naturalizations from many British Columbia Court reg...

British Columbia. County Court (Victoria)

Immigration Branch ship's passenger lists

This series contains Ships' Passenger Lists of the Immigration Branch of the Department of the Interior. These records (part of the National Archives' Record Group 76) are passenger lists for various ships arranged chronologically by da...

Canada. Immigration Branch

Terence Finney interview

RECORDED: Pitt Meadows (B.C.), [19--] SUMMARY: Tape recorded reminiscences of Terry Finney, who immigrated to Canada in 1929 and moved to B.C. in 1933. Finney prepared aviation correspondence courses for the B.C. Department of Education and was a...

Nicola County Court naturalization register

  • GR-3218
  • Series
  • 1905-1916

Naturalization register (alphabetical) showing name, occupation, county of origin, place of residence and various processing dates. The place of residence includes Nicola, Douglas Lake, Merritt, Aspen Grove, Voght Valley, Otter Valley, Coutlee, Q...

British Columbia. County Court (Nicola)

Cariboo District naturalizations index

  • GR-0006
  • Series
  • 1906-1914

The series consists of a naturalization index for the Cariboo District from December 1906 to June 1914, created under the Naturalization Act (RSC, 1906, Cap. 77). The entries in the index are by name and are arranged chronologically and alphabeti...

British Columbia. County Court (Barkerville)

Immigration Branch border entry lists

Border entry lists, 1908-1918, of the Immigration Branch. This unit contains those reels which have British Columbia entry ports on them although other Canadian entry ports do appear.

Canada. Immigration Branch

Cariboo District naturalizations index

  • GR-0007
  • Series
  • 1914-1929, 1934-1955

The series consists of naturalization indexes arranged chronologically and alphabetically and created under the Naturalization Act (RSC, 1906, Cap. 77).. The first index covers the Cariboo District for June 1914 to September 1929 and the second v...

British Columbia. County Court (Barkerville)

Frederick Nassau Sutton interview

RECORDED: Williams Lake (B.C.), [196-?] SUMMARY: In an interview with Imbert Orchard, Frederick Nassau Sutton recalls how he came to Canada in 1906, worked as a ranch hand, and eventually bought a ranch at 150 Mile House.

Fred Foster interview

CALL NUMBER: T0645:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Fred Foster begins with some anecdotes about the Foster family near Clinton. Then he goes back to his school days in 1881 in Victoria, and discusses Judge Matthew ...

Steven Stephano interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Steven Stephano describes how he came to Canada from Italy when he was eighteen, including the story of how he obtained a passport, his experiences in Ontario after landing in Hamilton, j...

William and Harriet Marshall interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Harriett Marshall recalls early years at East Arrow Park. Her family came to Canada from Glasgow in 1914, following her grandmother who had come in 1909. The family came with the idea of fr...

Lawrence Guichon interview : [Willis, ca. 1960]

The item consists of an audio reel recording of an interview with Lawrence P. Guichon, a rancher in the Nicola Region. In the interview Guichon discusses his father's immigration from France, his mining and ranching experiences in Canada, an...

Dan Lee interview : [Orchard, 196-]

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: Mr. Dan Lee, of Hanceville in the Chilcotin, tells the story of his father Norman Lee and his journey from England in 1887, early work, going into the fur trading business with Hugh Bayliff, roads in t...

Talbot Bond interview

CALL NUMBER: T0421:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACKS 1 & 2: Mr. Talbot Bond discusses his life: born in London, emigrated to Douglas Lake, BC, in 1903; a description of the trip across Canada; anecdotes about ranching a...

John Niven interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. John Niven came from Scotland to Canada in 1923, and out to BC in 1924, on his way to Vancouver to leave Canada. He tells the story of his trip across Canada and how he stopped at [Red P...

Alex Wylie interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Alex Wylie discusses hiking near Hinton in 1905 with some traders as he moved to BC; moved to Alberta from Scotland; describes the fort at Edmonton; he describes how he became a packer in ...

Ken Hole interview

CALL NUMBER: T3653:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Hole talks about how people from Coal Harbour went to Port Hardy to vote. He speaks about his family's arrival at Coal Harbour where his father ran a hotel, a...

Frances Bell interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Frances Bell describes where she was born at Chase Ranch; her father, James Ross, who was born in Scotland and came to Canada in 1863, and landed in Victoria; his adventures in the Big B;...

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