Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Signatures: Paul Martin
A reminder of the forthcoming interview of former Prime Minister Paul Martin by Dr. Guy Berthiaume, Librarian and Archivist of Canada, befor...
Monday, 18 September 2017
Discovering Print Resources for Genealogy
The Ottawa Public Library offers a 90 minute session on the types of print resources you can use to do basic genealogy research or add depth...
Advance Notice: Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives Genealogy Day
The program is now available for this 14 October 2017 event at the Nick Smith Centre 8:30 – 9:00 Registration and Explore Marketplace 9:00 ...
Hazards of Researching Family History: Skeletons in the Closet
Some people think it's only DNA testing that reveals genealogical surprises. Not so. In my own case it was digitized newspapers. If you&...
Lifespan and Causes of Death in Britain
In 100 years the average lifespan has increased by 30 years in Britain. An article from the (UK) Office of National Statistics at http://vis...
Sunday, 17 September 2017
News from FFHS Workshop
The photo of John Wesley's gravestone below has nothing to do with this news, except that I learned it at a Federation of Family History...
Friday, 15 September 2017
TheGenealogist adds over 1.1 million records to their Sussex Parish Record Collection
TheGenealogist has added over 1.1 million individuals to its parish record collection covering the county of Sussex. Published In associati...
CEF Service Files September Update
As of today, 15 September 2017 491,373 (467,521 last month) of 640,000 files are now available online in the LAC Personnel Records of the F...
Findmypast adds Herefordshire BMB Transcripts
This week there are over 650,000 new transcript records available to search on Findmypast. Most are from the IGI of FamilySearch. Baptism tr...
Robert N. Wilkins presentation to Quebec Family History Society September Meeting
Montreal in 1909 is the topic of a free public lecture hosted by the Quebec Family History Society on Saturday, 16 September, 2017 at 10;30 ...
Thursday, 14 September 2017
Paul Martin in conversation at LAC
Library and Archives Canada (LAC) invites you to an hour of lively conversation with the former Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourab...
New CEOs for Ancestry and Findmypast
News via Gail Dever's blog http://genealogyalacarte.ca/?p=20845
Gail Dever to speak at OGS Kingston Branch September Meeting
The Kingston Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society will meet on Saturday, September 16th at 10 a.m. at the Kingston Seniors Centre, 56 ...
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