The A.C. Hunter Public Library in St. John's has an extensive genealogy collection that includes several early court records and other original documents. Copies of some of these records are available to FHSNL members via the links below.

The most recent additions and updates to this online collection are as follows:

  • 18 June 2021 ... Court records from Burin, Placentia, St. John's and Trepassey
  • 16 June 2021 ... Court records from Harbour Grace and Ferryland

Some of the files are large and may take several minutes to download. Trying to view them within a web browser is not recommended. Instead, it may be better to download and save them for viewing with software such as Adobe Acrobat Reader. Using a reliable high-speed internet connection is also recommended.