ENGLISH MONTREAL NEWSPAPERS

An incredible resource for genealogy. You'd be amazed at the information found
in obits, birth announcements, engagement announcements, wedding write-ups,
the society pages and other important events.

Some Birth Announcements from Montreal Newspapers
Some Marriage Announcements from Montreal Newspapers
Some Deaths & Obits from Montreal Newspapers

THE NEWSPAPERS
(In order of appearance)

Montreal Gazette, 1785 - present

The Canadian Gazette

Canadian Courant and Montreal Advertizer, 1807- 1834?

Montreal Herald, 1811 -

Montreal Daily Advertizer: H.S. Chapman (first daily in Canada), 1833 -

Montreal Transcript, Oct. 4, 1836- July 1, 1865?

The Pilot, 1844-1862?

Montreal Witness, 1846 -

Canadian Naturalist Ottawa, afterwards Montreal: E. Billings, Feb. 1856 -

New Era, 1857-  (founded by Thomas D'Arcy McGee)

Montreal Daily Witness 1860-1913

Montreal Star:
Evening Star - Jan. 16, 1869 - April 14, 1877
The Star - April 16, 1877 - Dec. 24, 1880
Montreal Daily Star - Jan. 5, 1881 - Sept. 1951
Montreal Star and Herald - Sept. 8, 1951 - June 26, 1958
The Montreal Star - July 1958? - Oct. 25, 1979

Canadian Spectator 1878-

Westmount Weekly News, 1895-

Illustrated Witness 1906-

Westmount News, Oct. 5, 1907- Jan 29, 1915; Jan 29, 1921?

Daily Telegraph 1913

Montreal Daily Mail, Oct 8, 1913 -

Montreal Daily News, May 27, 1914 -

Westmount Examiner, 1929 - present?

Doninion Illustrated

Family Herald and Weekly Star

Montreal Post and True Witness



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