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2001 population: 109,016
 (Source:
Statistics Canada)

Thunder Bay is a city in the province of Ontario. It is on Lake Superior.
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The city was created in 1970 through the amalgamation of Fort William, Port Arthur and the townships of Neebing and McIntryre.

Ranked No. 9 among Canada's Best Cities for Business, by Canadian Business magazine, Sept-Oct 2005.
Well-known residents have included:
· Paul Shaffer, musician
· Katie Weatherston, 2006 Olympics gold medal winner (ice hockey)
Local festivals include:
· Murillo Fall Fair - Aug. 25-26, 2007
· Plein Air Festival - Aug. 13-19, 2007
Dates often change. Check Thunder Bay web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Paipoonge Museum, Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Thunder Bay Military Museum
Colleges and universities: Lakehead University, Confederation College of Applied Arts and Technology
Listed places in Thunder Bay:
 Airports (1)
 Cemeteries (1)
 Colleges (1)
 Hotels (12)
 Newspapers (2)
 Also see listings below

Sections below provide additional information and links about Thunder Bay travel and tourism, maps, recreation, government and transportation.

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Thunder Bay Web sites
 Thunder Bay local government


Ancestry & family history
 Ontario genealogy page (GenWeb)
 Ontario genealogical society
 Canadian Genealogy Centre
 Early Canadiana Online
 Ontario family search
 Upper and Lower Canada marriage bonds

  Census records (historic):
  1901 census
  1911 census

  City directories:
  Library and Archives Canada collection

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

  Military:
  Soldiers of World War I

Archives
 Ontario archive
 Library & Archives Canada

Cemeteries
 Cemeteries in Thunder Bay include Riverside Cemetery

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 Thunder Bay area cemeteries
 Ontario cemetery database


Communities
 Communities near Thunder Bay

Economy
 Employment growth & unemployment rates

Education
Colleges and universities in Thunder Bay include Lakehead University

 Colleges in Ontario

Environment
 Air quality forecasts for Ontario
 Environment Canada
 Nature Conservancy in Canada

Events
 Thunder Bay festival web sites:
  Canadian Lakehead Exhibition
  Folklore Festival

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Food & restaurants
 Chowhound message boards for Canada

Government
 Thunder Bay local government Web site
 Ontario provincial government

Historical societies
 Ontario historical society

History
 Archives in Ontario
 Library & Archives Canada
 Heritage Canada

Jobs
 Jobs in Thunder Bay


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Newspapers in Thunder Bay include Thunder Bay Chronicle Journal, Thunder Bay's Source

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