Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections
Monday, 30 November 2015
Call Letter: The Documentary Heritage Communities Program
For a second year, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will continue to invest $1.5 million per year over five (5) years to implement the Docu...
Old Ottawa Weather Records
" A Merchants' Weather Record Won a Court Case for Railway" is an article in the Ott...
British Newspaper Archive additions for November
The British Newspaper Archive now has 12,374,965 (12,055,155 last month) pages from 545 (530) titl...
Sunday, 29 November 2015
FreeBMD November Update
The FreeBMD Database was updated on Thursday 26 November 2015 to contain 250,740,216 distinct reco...
Where's your brickwall?
This is a repeat of a survey on the blog from May 2013 to see if things have changed. As you work your genealogy back in time you eventual...
Perth & District Historical Society 2016 Meeting Program
Check out the 10 events scheduled for 2016, the 200th anniversary of Perth and Region, by the Perth & District Historical Society at w...
Saturday, 28 November 2015
Remains of 204 people re-buried in Quebec City after extensive research
An interesting item from Gail Dever's Genealogy à la carte blog "Earlier this month, a special ceremony took place at Mount Her...
Friday, 27 November 2015
50% off Find My Past
Until the end of 30 November get 50% off subscriptions to Find My Past. The discount code BLACKFRIDAY15 should be valid at any of their site...
LAC temporary change in hours
If planning a visit to 395 Wellington between December 2 and 9 check out a temporary change in opening hours to facilitate renovations by ...
Thursday, 26 November 2015
London, Watermen's records added at Findmypast
This week's additions at Findmypast are: London, Watermen's petition for the King Charles I, 1648 , a transcript for each of the 2...
More over-hyped Welsh genetic genealogy
In a post in May this year, Is Genetic Genealogy Being Over-hyped? I made reference to respected British genetic genealogist Debbie Kenne...
In Canada celebration of Thanksgiving is long gone. That doesn't stop me benefitting from the occasion of US Thanksgiving to give than...
Poverty in the East End
Annie Macpherson & The Gutter Children is a post on the Spitalfields Life blog drawn to my attending by Jane MacNamara. Macpherson may ...
OGS Ottawa Branch November Meeting
The feature presentation on Saturday 28 November is Documenting the History of Rural Schools in La...
Ottawa Genetic Genealogy Group Meeting
Saynine / Visualhunt.com / CC BY-NC-ND Saturday 28 November at the Ottawa City Archives, 100 Tallwood Drive, Room 226, at 9:30 am....
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