Canada's Anglo-Celtic Connections
Thursday, 2 October 2014
Royal Norfolk Regimental Casualty Book
An online crowd-sourcing project is getting underway to create a tagged copy of the Royal Norfolk Regimental Casualty Book. This unique re...
October backup nag
Remember this? Your priority today, if you didn't do it yesterday, is to back up your hard drive. No need to think about it. Just ...
Wednesday, 1 October 2014
John Grenham's Irish Roots column for 1 October lauds how Guinness nurtures the company tradition, then points to "a freely search...
Find a Will at the Probate Service for England and Wales
Looking for a post-1996 will and grant of probate as late as September 2014? Looking for the will of a soldier who died while serving in th...
23andMe Offers Canuck Service
Can you spot the difference between these two offers from 23andMe? The co...
Ancestry has Dorset, England, Wills and Probates, 1565-1858
Ancestry lists this 31,271 record database as updated - I must have missed it previously. Sourced from the Dorset History Centre in Dorche...
Happy Anniversary Family Tree
A landmark for British genealogy, Family Tree, Britain’s first commercially available hobby magazi...
Benchmarks update for September
Rebounding from the summer lull with major new additions to online databases, TV programs, and Rockstar genealogists, September saw some maj...
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Findmypast adds 4 million Yorkshire records
The following is from Findmypast: Findmypast.co.uk has today, 30 September 2014, published online for the first time almost 4 million pa...
Book Review: Ignored but Not Forgotten: Canada's English Immigrants
Lucille Campey's eleventh book is her third on English immigration to Canada following a serie...
Monday, 29 September 2014
Durham Diocese records at FamilySearch
September 26 saw browse images of various Durham Diocese records added to FamilySearch: England, Durham Diocese, Renunciations, 1767 and 1...
Genealogy at the OPL in October
October is an active month for genealogy at the Ottawa Public Library. October 2 sees part 1 of Genealogy on the Internet being offered at...
Workshop on Upper Canada & Canada West Research: Call For Speakers
Speaker opportunity notice. Toronto Branch OGS and the Canadiana Department of the North York Central Library will be co-sponsoring a one-...
Sunday, 28 September 2014
British Home Child Day
Today, Sunday 28 September is British Home Child Day in Ontario. Jumping the gun the Ontario East B...
Kirsty Gray in Ottawa
A date for your diary: Sunday, November 2 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Woodroffe United Church, Banquet Hall, 207 Woodroffe Ave. UK Rockstar Gene...
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