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If you are unable to visit the BC Archives but need research conducted on site, consider hiring an independent, professional researcher.
Listing in this register does not constitute accreditation by the BC Archives. Any agreement for research must be solely between the client and the professional. Please contact researcher(s) directly.
|Researcher||Areas of Specialty|
|Aevum Archives and Research Services (Margery Hadley)|
202 – 75 Songhees Road
Victoria BC V9A 7M5
|Christopher J.P. Hanna|
PO Box 38005 RPO City Centre
Victoria BC V8W 3N2
Chelsea Horton, PhD
|Edwards Heritage Consulting (Helen Edwards)|
810 Linden Avenue
Victoria BC V8V 4G9
|K. Mason and Associates (Kerry Mason)|
966 Bank Street
Victoria BC V8S 4B2
|Klahanie Research Ltd. (David Brownstein)|
7-2160 W 39th Ave
Vancouver BC V6M 1T5
|Lynda G. Poulton|
2565 Islands View Dr.
Gabriola BC V0R 1X7
Tel: 250-247-9111 cell: 250-714-2553
301 – 290 Newport Drive Port Moody BC V3H 5N2
105 – 975 Fairfield Road
Victoria BC V8V 3A3
807 Seamist Place
Victoria BC V8Y 2R4
|Traditions Consulting Services Inc.|
Kevin Neary and Associates
1163 Jolivet Crescent
Victoria BC V8X 3P3
|Victoria Genealogical Society|
Pennbridge Building, Royal Oak Shopping Centre
209 - 4475 Viewmont Avenue
Victoria, B.C. V8Z 6L8
Area of Specialty
research including divorce records and civil orders/judgments
birth, marriage and death registrations; wills, probates and succession duty cards; coroner’s inquests and inquiries, census returns, directories and newspapers; provincial voters lists
records from government ministries, departments and agencies; BC Gazette notices; published reports; Sessional Papers.
research including federal RG10 records and published reports
Historical manuscript records
private (i.e., non-government) records
Crown land pre-emption records; O-series correspondence files; tax assessment rolls
photographs and other still images; moving images; aural histories; cartographic records
Professional researchers who are interested in being added to this register should contact us.
The following must be included in your application to be listed:
Applications will be reviewed and processed on a quarterly basis.