Petitions for grants or leases of land and other administrative records. This research tool provides access to more than 77,000 references to individuals who lived in present-day Ontario between 1783 and 1865.
Letters Patent issued by the Lands Patent Branch of the Department of the Interior. The records refer to grants issued in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and the railway belt of British Columbia, c. 1870-1930.
Search through Canadian historical property records and discover land ownership information dating back to original settlements. Land Title records will identify the names and dates and early transfers of property from family members. Title searches can be ordered for a fee.