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2001 population: 7,561
 (Source:
Statistics Canada)

Yarmouth is a town in Yarmouth County, in the province of Nova Scotia.
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The town was settled in 1761 and prospered through trade with ports in New England and the West Indies.

Local festivals include:
· Seafest - July 18-22, 2007
· Lobster Festival - June 29-30, 2007
Dates often change. Check Yarmouth web sites and events links in the sections below.
Ferries from Bar Harbor, ME, land here.
Historic sites and museums: Firefighters' Museum of Nova Scotia, Yarmouth County Museum, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia - Western Branch, Acadian Museum and Archives of West Pubnico
Colleges and universities: Nova Scotia Community College - Burridge Campus
Listed places in Yarmouth:
 Hotels (4)
 Museums (3)
 Also see listings below

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Yarmouth Web sites
 Yarmouth local government
 Yarmouth Chamber of Commerce
 Yarmouth County tourism

Ancestry & family history
 Genealogy page (NS GenWeb) for Yarmouth County
 Nova Scotia genealogy page (GenWeb)
 Nova Scotia genealogical society
 Canadian Genealogy Centre
 Early Canadiana Online
 Nova Scotia family search
 Upper and Lower Canada marriage bonds

  Census records (historic):
  1901 census
  1911 census

  City directories:
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  Immigration:
  Immigration records, 1925-1935
  Land:
  Canadian County Atlas

  Military:
  Soldiers of World War I

Archives
 Nova Scotia archive
 Library & Archives Canada

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 Yarmouth museums


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 Yarmouth local government Web site
 Nova Scotia provincial government

Historical societies
 Nova Scotia historical society

History
 Archives in Nova Scotia
 Library & Archives Canada
 Heritage Canada

Jobs
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