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Welcome to Yukon Genealogy

Genealogy, or family history research, is the practice of inquiry into family descent. This is a way to connect with your ancestors that is becoming increasingly popular with people of all ages around the world. is intended to assist family history researchers to find information about ancestors who may have lived or worked in the Yukon Territory, located in the northwestern corner of Canada.

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Yukon Archives Genealogy
Speciality (Deaths, professions, etc.) Unselect All
Francophone Yukoners
Sourdough Air Display, 1971-2006
Yukon Barristers Roll
Pioneer Cemetery, 1900-1965
Yukon River Basin, Deaths and Burials, 1887-2007
Grey Mountain Cemetery, 1960-1976
Yukon News Obituary Index, 1966-2005
Missing in the Klondike, 1898-1958
Yukon Businesses
Census 1891 & 1901: First Nations Communities
Whitehorse Star Weddings, Births & Deaths, 1964-1965
Dawson City Museum Pan for Gold Unselect All
Members of the Arctic Brotherhood
Victims of the killer avalanche on the Chilkoot in 1897-98
S.S. Canadian Islander Victims
Benjamin Craig
Dawson Daily News Golden Clean up Edition, 1902
Dawson Council members
Placermining Applications Vol 1
Placermining Applications Vol 2
Doctor's Names
Firemen's Names
Dawson City mortuary records, 1898-1938
Women of the Golden North Fraternal Organization
Dawson residents, 1896-1920
Northwest Mounted Police Employees
Polks Gazetteer 1903 directory
Polk's Alaska-Yukon Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1917/1918
People associated with churches
Sourdough Stampede Association members
Pupils at St. Mary's school
Victims of the marine disaster with S.S. Princess Sophia 1918
Steamboats plying Yukon River
NWMP records at Chilkoot Vol 1
NWMP records at Chilkoot Vol 2
NWMP records at Chilkoot Vol 3
NWMP records at Lake Bennett & Tagish Vol 1
NWMP records at Lake Bennett & Tagish Vol 2
NWMP records: Yukon River steamships passenger
Yukon Order of Pioneers
Credit: E. J. Hamacher fonds (Margaret and Rolf Hougen collection), 2002/118 #189
Credit: Claude and Mary Tidd fonds, YA #7565
Credit: E. J. Hamacher fonds (Margaret and Rolf Hougen collection), 2002/118 #526