About Johanne Gervais

Quebec Family Search


Johanne Gervais (BSc - Computer Science, MBA) is a passionate and tenacious professional genealogist.

To provide a focus for this passion, she created Quebec Family Search in 2008. In addition to her proven research skills, she has extensive experience in computer 
business systems and is fluent in English and French.

Johanne specializes in tracing families in Québec back to their country of origin. She lives in Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, on the south bank of the Saint Lawrence River just 15 minutes east of the city of Montréal, and close to an excellent genealogical resource, the Bibliothèque et Archives Nationale du Québec.


Johanne belongs to the Association of Professional Genealogists and is a member of numerous genealogical societies in Canada and the United States. She also gives lectures on various genealogy topics.