YourFolks.com is one of the most popular genealogy website in Canada with more than 700,000 members. The website adds constantly new services, of which many are free. YourFolks.com is known for its data quality, its easy to use and innovative products, and its polite, quick and professional customer service.
YourFolks.com is a partner of Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (provincial archives) and of the Eastern Township Genealogical Society, one of the most important and dynamic genealogical society in Quebec. YourFolks.com is recommended by the New England Historic Genealogical Society, the oldest genealogical society in North America, established in 1845.
Jean Trudel - Founder
After doctoral studies in computer science, Jean Trudel worked for the Quebec Government, and as President of an information technology consulting services firm.
A big fan of genealogy, he created YourFolks.com. He now works with many partners to make genealogy easy, reliable and accessible.
Data and Territory
YourFolks.com database includes marriages of practically all of Quebec parishes from their origins to late in the XXth century. Marriages of parts of Ontario, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Alberta and batisms and burials of parts of Quebec are also included. See the territory section for more details..
YourFolks.com uses only data from reliable sources. Its quality control process removes duplicates and inconsistencies, corrects errors, and produces integrated family records; hence, the reliable and easy to use data.
If you have questions, do not hesitate to contact us. We will answer within 24 to 48 hour.