Ontario Online Historical Directories - listed by census district

Expand your research by checking out the Canada Online Historical Newspapers here.

Unsure of which census district your your city, town or village is a part? Check out the Atlas of Canada here.

Names of historical counties that no longer exist and are not obvious in their changes are listed in parenthesis. For detailed information on Ontario's historical counties and its current census divisions, visit Wikipedia's article here.


Great Lakes Marine Directory, Polk, 1884 - Free (Google Books)

Manitoba Provincial and Northwest Territorial Directories, Henderson, 1905 - Free (Peel's Prairie Provinces)
 - includes Western Ontario

Created 16 May 2009.

Last updated 10 July 2019.

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