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Nova Scotia museum to launch local newspaper database

The Antigonish Heritage Museum in Nova Scotia will officially launch a free newspaper database at 2:00 p.m. Atlantic time on Heritage Day, February 19. In a release, museum curator and St. Francis Xavier University instructor Dr. Barry Mackenzie says historical … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — November 12, 2022

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsFirst and Second World War Research Resource Pages Updated by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. Nova Scotia Birth, Marriage, and Death (BMD) Record Links and Newfoundland and Labrador Birth, Marriage, … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — October 29, 2022

Some of the treats — not tricks — I discovered this week. Blog postsExplore the new Library and Archives Canada site (Oct 2022) by Linda Yip at Past Presence. Free Online Ontario City Directories, Free Online Nova Scotia City Directories, … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — October 30, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsExploring First World War Files online at LAC: A Top 10 List by Linda Yip on Past Presence. Canadiana Serials Update by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. My Visit to the Wellington … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — September 11, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsCSI: Nova Scotia – Coroner’s Inquisitions on Family Search by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Can you help find Canadian CWGC relatives by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Use Google Books … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — August 28, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsFinding on the Ground: Wrap Up by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. Free Nova Scotia High School and College Yearbooks Online, Free Manitoba High School and College Yearbooks Online, Free Saskatchewan … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — June 19, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsFamilySearch Adds 1871 Census of Canada, Schedule 2 and CEF Infantry Battalions by John D. Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Locating Records with MemoryNS by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Over 100 … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — June 12, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsGoing to Court with The Eastern Law Reporter by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Alberta Prairie Towns – pride in their history by Penny Allen on UK to Canada Genealogy. My … Continue reading

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More than 1.5 million US military records, 1916-1939, added to FamilySearch

A free new collection of military records is now available on FamilySearch, and it’s bound to send many genealogists down the research rabbit hole. This past week, FamilySearch added United States, Enlisted and Officer Muster Rolls and Rosters, 1916-1939, a … Continue reading

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New and expanded records collections on FamilySearch include Nova Scotia, Ontario, Kansas and Michigan

During the past week, FamilySearch has added two new record collections and expanded many others. The new record collections are: Kansas, Military Discharge Records, ca.1862 – ca.1999 740 indexed records. Michigan, Military Discharge Records, ca.1847 – ca.1965 1,010 indexed records. … Continue reading

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