Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections
Monday, 1 September 2014
Rockstar Genealogists 2014: Who Do You Think They Are?
It's nomination time for the 2014 Rockstar Genealogist survey. Rockstar genealogists are tho...
Benchmarks update for August
Even if August is a quiet month in the family history world there has been some movement. Familysearch.org has added or updated record col...
Sunday, 31 August 2014
Ireland census 1821 to 1851
FamilySearch make available remaining parts and extracts of these early Irish censuses with an index developed by findmypast. Browse images...
FamilySearch adds New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-1919
There's a new way to access New Brunswick, County Birth Registers, ca. 1812-191 9, through FamilySearch. These browse images, not as ext...
Saturday, 30 August 2014
What do Australia, Finland, Russia, Vietnam and the United States have that Canada doesn't? The answer, according to this blog post , hi...
Will parliament return the long-form census?
Lots of genealogists will cheer to learn that Ted Hsu, MP for Kingston and the Islands, has put forward a private member’s bill to protect ...
BIFHSGO Conference: Debbie Kennett blog
Debbie Kennett who is coming to the BIFHSGO conference , 19-21 September writes a blog characterized as "The day-to-day activities of t...
Friday, 29 August 2014
WDYTYA: Minnie Driver and Brendan O'Carroll
Less than 5 min. into Wednesday evening's episode of Who Do You Think You Are? on cable channel TLC actress Minnie Driver found her way ...
BIFHSGO conference: Paul Milner blog
Paul Milner who is coming to the BIFHSGO conference , 19-21 September, writes a blog which highlights British Isles research, resources and ...
Think Rootstech 2015
Registration for Rootstech 2015 is open. The event runs February 11–14 in Salt Lake City, Utah and will be even better as it teams up with...
Thursday, 28 August 2014
Free Ancestry Labour Day weekend access
The following is from Ancestry.ca . "In honour of Labour Day, from August 28 to September 1, Ancestry.ca is offering free access to a...
Family Tree DNA End of Summer Sale on Y-DNA Tests and Upgrades!
The #1 piece of advice for those contemplating a DNA test with Family Tree DNA is to wait for a sa...
BCG offers webinars
The following is from an announcement by the (US) Board for Certification of Genealogists at http://bcgcertification.org/blog/2014/08/bcg-a...
New and Updated on Ancestry
Recent British changes on Ancestry are: - Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1535-1812 is updated to contain 1,020,5...
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