Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Sharon Callaghan hangs out her web shingle
If you're in the genealogy business, serious about having more than a casual involvement, or even just putting out cousin bait, a pers...
BIFHSGO Conference: last call for presentation proposals
The deadline is now just a week away, 31 January, so a reminder that BIFHSGO seeks proposals for presentations at its 23rd Annual Family His...
Monday, 23 January 2017
Search Aid: Initial Letter of Surnames
With 26 letters in the alphabet halfway through is between M and N, right? Not if you're looking at an alphabetic list by surname freq...
FreeBMD January update
The FreeBMD Database was updated on Friday 20 Jan 2017 to contain 259,312,541 (258,828,552 at the previous update) distinct records. Years...
Sunday, 22 January 2017
The Genealogist’s Best Friend
For those just getting into family history it’s easy to be overwhelmed. Google “genealogy” and f...
Saturday, 21 January 2017
Database updates this week
There are three updated Ancestry databases of possible interest to Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections readers this week: Somerset, Engl...
Ancestry adds Jersey parish records
Records from Jersey, the largest Channel Island, are the latest addition to Ancestry with 986,000 records and over 68,000 images including b...
Friday, 20 January 2017
Findmypast adds Leicestershire and Rutland Parish Records
Findmypast's highlight this week is these nearly 3.5 million new records to search and browse provided from the Record Office for Leices...
Scottish Tapestry Exhibit at Main Branch, OPL
The Scottish Diaspora Tapestry project brings together stories from more than 33 communities, docu...
Kingston Branch OGS January Meeting
Saturday 21 January, 2017 is the date for the next monthly meeting of the Kingston Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society. At the usual ...
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