Virtual Conference 2023 Ontario Ancestors, The Ontario Genealogical Society

Friday Workshop Sponsor: Findmypast

Connecting people to their family stories is special. We’re proud to deliver these magic moments. Through technology, data and insights, we bring people closer to their past, to benefit their future. 

Findmypast connects people to their stories.  A fast-growing, technology-driven subscription service that has a bank of billions of digitized records, and access to some of the world’s most renowned historical databases.  Findmypast allows customers to connect to people, both past and present, and visualize their family story in more detail than ever before. 

Harnessing the power of today’s technology to tell yesterday’s stories 

Our sophisticated technology is able to combine the core elements of searching historical records, networking through building family trees, and digitizing historical documents and newspapers to provide users with context and accuracy. 

Drawing on our key partnerships 

We are delighted to have been chosen by the National Archives to be the home of the 1921 Census, available only at Findmypast.  The British Newspaper Archive is a partnership with the British Library to digitize over 40 million newspaper pages from the British Library’s vast collection.  The Family History Federation represents over 160 family history societies worldwide.  Our long-standing partnerships bring millions of new family records online every year.  The PERSI (PERiodical Source Index) index is available online for the first time, due to our work with our partners around the globe. 

Your essential British resource 

With Findmypast, you get the complete British and Irish family history experience, to connect you with your ancestors and bring their story to life.  Step by step guidance to trace your family across the pond.  Advice and insight from our expert genealogists.  The largest online archive of British and Irish newspapers.  Twice the Irish records of any other site.  Find your ancestors’ journeys in the British and Irish Roots collections. 

Connect with Findmypast today!