Student records: Convocation programs, student scrapbooks. Please note that student transcripts are closed.
Unpublished community histories
Acadia photo collection, Baptist photo collection, Annapolis Valley photo collection
Student and alumni publications
Baptist and other denominational newspapers
Published genealogical works
Family Association newsletters
Published community histories
Published Planter works
Nova Scotia vital statistics from Halifax newspapers
Deaths, burials, and probate of Nova Scotians, from primary sources
Religious marriages in Halifax, from primary sources
The 1838 census index
Baptist church records:
Baptist records are often not a good source of genealogical information as churches rarely kept vital statistics. Their minutes most often record business meetings, and the membership lists provide little information other than dates of membership and dates of baptism. As the Baptists practiced adult baptism, these are not a good source for determining birth information.
Our records begin during the Planter Era (post-1759). For Acadian genealogy, please consult the following institutions: