Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections
Tuesday, 28 March 2017
London Picture Archive
Warning: Go away now if searching over 250,000 images of London from the collections at London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Art Ga...
Monday, 27 March 2017
Visitation for Elizabeth Lapointe
There will be a visitation for Elizabeth Barclay-Lapointe this Wednesday, 29 March from 7-8 pm at the Cadieux Tubman Funeral Homes and Cre...
FreeBMD March Update
The FreeBMD Database was updated on Sunday 19 March 2017 to contain 260,466,571 distinct records (260,010,700 at the previous update). Yea...
TheGenealogist Launches Various London Educational Records
News from TheGenealogist on a batch of London school and university records just added. "This release covers the names of those who g...
Irish (and others) in the American Civil War
Jane E. MacNamara wrote to draw to my attention the website Irish in the American Civil War . In particular she pointed to a post that goes ...
Book Review: Genealogy, Psychology and Identity.
Moving beyond basic genealogy, the names, dates and places of ancestors, we get an urge to understand what made them tick. Enter psycholog...
Sunday, 26 March 2017
The Ontario Genealogist and Family Historian
Between July 1898 and April 1901 12 issues of The Ontario Genealogist and Family Historian were published under the editorship of Edward M...
Christine Jackson is Rollin' on the River with Captain Dan in Pembroke
On Wednesday 29 March Christine Jackson is the guest speaker at the AGM of the Ottawa Valley Historical Society. "The 400th annive...
Saturday, 25 March 2017
Ancestry updates Ontario, Canada, Catholic Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1802-1967
Ten days ago I drafted a post regarding an update to this Ontario Catholic database. Ancestry announced an update to 1,604,863 records, up f...
BCGS Canada 150 Seminar
The British Columbia Genealogical Society is "Celebrating our Canadian Ancestors" from Friday, 9 June to Sunday 11 June at vario...
Findmypast adds Manitoba Probate Browse
The latest addition at Findmypast is Manitoba probate records 1871-1930 browse, 289 volumes and 289 volumes and 802,000 images of original ...
Home Child Presentation in Arnprior
William Price , Arnprior town Councillor, Reeve and proprietor of the Canadian Tire Store, was a British home child. He was one of 100,000 w...
Friday, 24 March 2017
MyHeritage: Twice the Value
Until 2 April MyHeritage is offering their service at half-off to new subscribers, $125.37 US. Find out about the service, and enter a new ...
OPL Event: Ken McKinlay on Managing Your Genealogy Research Projec
A shout out for an education session titled "Managing Your Genealogy Research Project" in the Auditorium of the Main Branch of...
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