Using Quebec City and Montreal Newspapers Online to find Obituaries

                       Submitted by Jacques Gagne

The Digital Collection of Newspapers available online at the Archives nationales du Québec    

Quebec City - The Quebec Chronicle 1847-1924 (excellent for family obits).  This newspaper had many name changes;
Quebec City - Morning Chronicle 1847-1850 (excellent for family obits)
Quebec City - Morning Chronicle and Commercial and Shipping Gazette 1850-1898 (mixed results in regard to family obits)
Quebec City - Quebec Morning Chronicle 1888-1898 (excellent for family obits)
Quebec City - Quebec Mercury - 1805-1903 (the best source in Quebec City during that period of time for family obits of English speaking families of the region)
Quebec City - The Quebec Gazette - 1892-1898 (not a good source for family obits)
Quebec City - The Quebec Chronicle and Gazette - 1898-1906 (I have never used this newspaper)
Quebec City - Quebec Weekly Chronicle - 1888-1892 (I have never used this newspaper)
Montreal - The Montreal Witness - 1845-1938 (I have never used this newspaper in regard to family obits, my primary sources were the Montreal Gazette and the Montreal Daily Star)
Montreal - Daily Witness - 1874-1893 (I have never used this newspaper)
Montreal - The Vindicator - 1828-1837 - (A newspaper about the Irish people of Montreal)