Tag Archives: Ontario

This week’s crème de la crème — May 18, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsVanishing River Street by Jane E. MacNamara on Where the story takes me. Search Multiple Maine Historical Newspaper Collections at Once and How to Find Where Newspapers are Available with Chronicling … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — May 4, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsOntario Assessment Rolls and the Militia by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. Canada’s 2026 Census and England and Wales Probate by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — April 27, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsBeginner’s Guide: Finding Ontario Civil Death Registrations [Update] by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. Intro to German Genealogy: Practical Tips for Family History Research by Beccy Martin on Legacy Tree … Continue reading

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Newspapers.com adds more than 60 newspapers from British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario

This month, Newspapers.com has added more than 350 newspapers, including more than 50 from British Columbia, six from Alberta and two from Ontario. The majority of the new additions are for 25 American states, along with a number of Black … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — February 10, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsHow to navigate Order-in-Council records, part one: real life at LAC by Linda Yip on Past Presence. Finding on the Ground: Northern Ontario Districts by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — February 3, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsUpper Canada Land Books and Toronto Trust Cemeteries on FamilySearch – Updated by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. Criminals in Aberdeenshire? and Probate for England and Wales by John Reid … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — June 24, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsWhen statistics met immigration: a startling discovery in the 1931 Canada census by Linda Yip on Past Presence. Ontario Birth Registrations at Ancestry by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. New Great … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — March 4, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsBeginner’s Guide: Finding Ontario Civil Death Registrations by Ken McKinlay on Family Tree Knots. Old City Maps & Aerial Photos by Wayne Shepheard on Discover Genealogy. R.J. Taylor, Jr. Foundation-Funded Underdocumented … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — January 28, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsUntangling Ontario Township Papers and Ontario Township Papers: How to find them by Jane E. MacNamara on Where the story takes me…. BIG NEWS from the Illinois State Archives- Death Certificates … Continue reading

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More digitized Ontario newspapers on OurDigitalWorld

In its December newsletter, OurDigitalWorld said that 2022 had seen a “mini-tsunami of newspapers coming online from the Lake Scugog Historical Society and Oshawa Public Library.” The initiatives of the historical society and public library mean that more Durham Region papers are available … Continue reading

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