Submit your Immigrant Ancestor
An Immigrant Ancestor is a person, in your direct lineage (grandparent, great-grandparent, etc), who was born in another country and came to Canada to live.

If you have more than one immigrant ancestor to submit, fill this form out for each immigrant ancestor separately. We will only accept one ancestor per submission form. (If your ancestor immigrated with siblings or children, please include them with your ancestor, not as a separate entry)

Is this your first time posting to The Immigrants To Canada List? PLEASE take a moment to view our current listings to see how this website works.

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Your Contact Information

Your Name *:


Your Email Address *:

DOUBLE-CHECK! Make sure your e-mail address is correct, if it isn't you cannot be contacted if someone spots a match

If you have a webpage devoted to this Immigrant Ancestor, you can include it here.
Please be sure to start the address with http://

Your Immigrant Ancestor

Ancestor's Surname * (please use ALL CAPITALS):


Ancestor's First Name(s) * (please used Mixed Case from here onward):


Ancestor's Year of birth* (year only please) *:

*If you are unsure of the exact year, please approximate. For example, if your ancestor was born around 1850, put in c1850. If they were born between 1870 and 1880 put in 1870-1880.

Spouse(s) (name{s} only please):


More Information: This is where you can give other information about your immigrant ancestor that you feel is important (names of children/parents, death/marriage dates, other areas they've lived, etc). Keep it short please!

Your Immigrant Ancestor's Country of Birth

COUNTRY in which your Immigrant Ancestor was born *:


Town / Village / City in which your Immigrant Ancestor was born (leave blank if unknown):


County/Shire/District, etc in which your Immigrant Ancestor was born (leave blank if unknown):

Your Immigrant Ancestor's Canadian Destination

In the fields below put in either: Your ancestor's final Canadian destination, OR your ancestor's first Canadian destination. Choose ONE destination only please. Use the "More Info" field above to list all other destinations between their country of birth and Canadian destination. You can view an example here.

Year of arrival in Canada* (year only please) *:

*If you are unsure of the exact year, please approximate. For example, if your ancestor arrived around 1850, put in c1850. If they arrived between 1870 and 1880 put in 1870-1880.

Canadian Province/Territory* your Immigrant Ancestor immigrated to *:


*In order to have the Canadian Destination Search work effectively it was decided that only the current provinces/territories would be used in this field. You can specify the exact area (ie, Canada West) in the "More Info" field above.
Please use these provinces if your ancestor immigrated to:
       Acadia = Nova Scotia
       Canada East or Lower Canada = Quebec
       Canada West or Upper Canada = Ontario

Canadian Town your Immigrant Ancestor immigrated to (leave blank if unknown):


Canadian County/Shire/District, etc your Immigrant Ancestor immigrated to (leave blank if unknown):

Before submitting your listing, PLEASE TRIPLE-check that what you have written is what you want posted - you can't change it once it's been submitted.
All submissions to this website are moderated. 
Inappropriate submissions, duplicate submissions, or those that do not provide required information, will be deleted without notice.
Today's Date *:

Example: 1 Jan 2019 (please write out the month instead of using just numbers)

Password *
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Note: Password is all UPPERCASE letters. For your submission to appear you must correctly fill in the missing word.




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