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Back to China

Once you have succeeded in tracing your family's history in Canada, you may be interested in exploring your roots in China.

This section introduces the following topics:

Your Ancestral Home

Information on the geography of Chinese emigration to Canada and tips on tracking down your ancestral village.

Genealogy in China

Information about the strong genealogical tradition in China and where to look for records.

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