Bruce County Genealogical Society - Research
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Bruce County Genealogical Society

Box 1083, Port Elgin, Ontario, Canada N0H 2C0

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If you would like the Bruce County Genealogical Society to do paid research for you please fill out our Request for Research Form, and mail it to us.

If you would like to do your own research, you are welcome to use our library facilities. 

Our Library Collection

Our society's library is known as the Audrey Webster Underwood Collection, named after the founder of the society. It is located in the reading room of the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre, 33 Victoria Street North, Southampton Ontario, Canada N0H 2L0, telephone (519) 797-2080, 1-866-318-8889.

Please check the Museum's website for current reading room hours. Archival staff are present, assisted by volunteers from the Bruce County Genealogical Society. Microfilm and fiche readers and printers and a computer are available.

The reading room holdings include:

Click here to go to the Request for Research Form


Where To Find Us

It you are not sure where Bruce County, in the Province of Ontario, Canada is, have a look at this simplified map. As you can see, we are on the shoreline of Lake Huron, one of the Great Lakes. On the other side of the lake is the state of Michigan, U.S.A.

Map - Location of Bruce County

Interested in visiting? Check out some of the great things happening in Bruce County at the tourism site.

Bruce County's Townships (before  1998 amalgamations)

Albemarle Township
Colpoy's Bay United Church, Colpoy's Bay, Albemarle Township, Bruce County

Amabel Township
Wiarton, Amabel Township, Bruce County

Arran Township
Christ Church Anglican Cemetery Record, Tara, Arran Township, Bruce County

Brant Township
Walkerton town clock, Walkerton, Brant Township, Bruce County

Bruce Township
Underwood United Church, Underwood, Bruce Township, Bruce County

Carrick Township
Mildmay church, Mildmay, Carrick Township, Bruce County

Culross Township
Salem United Church, Culross Township, Bruce County

Eastnor Township
Barrow Bay, Eastnor Township, Bruce County

Elderslie Township
Memorial plaque, hamlet of Williscroft, Elderslie Township, Bruce County

Greenock Township
Plaque, village of Pinkerton, Greenock Township, Bruce County

Huron Township
Huron Township Hall, Ripley, Huron Township, Bruce County

Kincardine Township
Mural, village of Tiverton, Kincardine Township, Bruce County

Kinloss Township
South Kinloss Presbyterian Church

Lindsay Township
War Memorial, Lindsay Township, Bruce County

Saugeen Township
Dunblane Presbyterian Church, Saugeen Township, Bruce County

St. Edmunds Township

Lighthouse, Tobermory, St. Edmunds Township, Bruce County
Bruce County Genealogical Society
PO Box 1083, Port Elgin, Ontario, Canada N0H 2C0
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