Research Services

The Edmonton Branch Research Services Committee will undertake genealogical research.  Inquiries can be made in the following ways:

  • mailed to Edmonton Branch AGS, #162, 14315 – 118 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5L 4S6;
  • submitted online by completing the Contact Us form.


Databases / Indexes

Alberta Genealogical Society Cemetery Database
This database of over 800,000 names, consists mainly of Alberta cemetery burials.

Alberta Genealogical Society Library Catalogue – Online Search
The Society maintains a lending library of genealogical handbooks, reference books, family and local histories, genealogical periodicals, and publications from other similar societies worldwide.

More Library Resources

Charles D Denney Research Papers
Our library holds a photocopy of the original collection housed at the Glenbow Museum. The collection contains information about the Selkirk settlers, Metis and fur trading families of western Canada.

Edmonton Journal Clippings File (1972 – 1981)
Notices of births, engagements, marriages, obituaries, memorials, legal notices etc. were extracted from the Edmonton Journal and are on an alphabetical card file.