Founded in 1997, by Denyse Beaugrand-Champagne, HISTOQUEST is a firm specialized in Heir Search / Forensic Genealogy for law firms, notaries, and administrators of estates under the administration of Public Guardian and Trustee.

Our goal is to identify and locate legal heirs of individuals who have died ab intestate and to obtain all documentation necessary for our clients to settle rapidly the estates under their care.

We will provide :

  • Vitals records; Obituaries; Coroners reports;
  • Decree Nisi and Decree Absolute, Order of Divorce; Separation Agreement;
  • Notarized or Probate Wills, etc.

Located in Montreal, HISTOQUEST searches for legal heirs of individual whose families are from Eastern Canada, and hires, when necessary, researchers in Europe to complete the fills. In the last 20 years, HISTOQUEST has found thousands of legal heirs at a success rate of 99%.

We are members of Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), Expert Genealogy-Professional Genealogists-Family History Researchers, Société généalogique canadienne-française, Quebec Family History Society, American-Canadian Genealogy Society, Montreal Jewish Genealogical Society, etc.