Welcome genealogists!

On this website we show three separate lists of names:

1.  IMMIGRANTS AND SPONSORS   -  Now on Ancestry

The names of almost 60,000 Immigrants approved by the Privy Council of Canada to come to Canada between 1930 and 1960 and also 20,000 of their sponsors in Canada.  The names are in alphabetical order by Surname or Family Name. 

Names starting with the letters A to E are on Surnames A - E

Names starting with the letters F to J are on Surnames F - J

Names starting with the letters K to O are on Surnames K - O

Names starting with the letters P to T are on Surnames P - T

Names starting with the letters U to Z are on Surnames U - Z

We charge $20 per request.

If your ancestor's name doesn't appear on these lists, please see our suggestions on how to continue your search:  Where else to look

Here is more information on why your ancestor's name may not be on our lists:  My name isn't listed



The names of Canadian Indigenous persons who were enfranchised by the government of Canada between the 1870s and 1970.  The names are in alphabetical order by Surname or Family Name and can be seen on Enfranchisement

We do not charge for copies of these photographs.


3.  EXIT PERMITS 1942-1946 

The names of women and children who were given permission by the Privy Council of Canada to leave Canada between 1942 and 1946.  The names are in alphabetical order by Surname or Family Name and can be seen on Exit Permits

We charge $10 per request.



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Patricia Gavin | Reply 04.03.2022 04:35

Trying to find any information about my husband’s grandfather Stephen Joseph Gavin born 1890 in Glasgow Scotland.possibly went to Canada in 1935.

Debra | Reply 12.10.2021 21:01

Please send anything you have Demetrius Coulourides.

Iris Sopinka | Reply 19.04.2021 12:31

please send file or just documents for parents, Eva Sopinka, Teodore Sopinka, thank-you, Iris Sopinka

Iris Sopinka 31.03.2022 20:48

Hello, I'm so happy to have found you. Please send my parents documents
which show they came over to Canada in 1949. They are Theodore Sopinka and Eva Sopinka

Natalie Jakumeit | Reply 11.03.2021 18:33

Hello,I am looking for relatives of greataunt Ona Januleviciute born ab,1901 in Lithuania,Rudamina,as i know about 1948 lived in Chikago
Thank you very much

Linda | Reply 20.07.2020 12:43

This is SPECTACULAR! I can't wait to see the file.

Eva Sjölund | Reply 11.03.2020 07:53

Hello I am looking for relatives of Abram Arvid Blomqvist was born in 1901 and deceased in 1959

John Gara | Reply 09.02.2020 12:39

Family name: GARA
If you have any information,....please contact,
Thank you

judy | Reply 27.01.2020 17:19

looking for James Donnelly and ellen mccart

Shar-Lee | Reply 07.12.2019 15:48

I am having trouble connecting via email. I am looking for anything you may have on Anna Antonyszyn 20, Poland. Sponsored by David Biztok, Montréal.

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11.09 | 22:38

My father came to Canada in 1947.

01.09 | 15:11

I'm researching the history of the Hungarian Eglsaer family, who come from Mosonszentjános. Maria Eglsaer is on the list, I would be grateful for any information about when and with whom she came. Thank you if you reply.

06.08 | 15:14

Hi Gabrielle! Submit an Access to Information request to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada asking for your family's immigration records.

25.07 | 17:56

my family and I arrived to Canada as Hungarian immigrants but not on this list....
Im always looking for information aboiut our history

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