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This week’s crème de la crème — October 21, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsNew on Canadiana Heritage and The Financial Health of Canadian Genealogical Societies 2022 UPDATE by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. The Acadian Deportation: Tips for tracing ancestors forcibly removed from New … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — July 15, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsPuzzling through 1931 Census sub-districts – Part 2 on Library and Archives Canada Blog. When my house became a museum – celebrating the new Chinese Canadian Museum by Linda Yip on Past … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — January 7, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsPlans for 1931 Census of Canada release by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. Dutch Genealogy News for December 2022 and Records that became public in 2023 by Yvette Hoitink on Dutch … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — June 27, 2020

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blogs Archives at Selkirk College, B.C. by Penny Allen on UK to Canada Genealogy. How to Find Protestant Abjurations in Quebec by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble. Update from LAC Reference Services … Continue reading

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How to set up a YouTube channel

Genealogists and genealogical societies, who are curious about creating a YouTube channel, will discover tips in the Search Engine Journal article, YouTube for Beginners: How to Set up Your Channel. The article has advice about setting up your channel, making it … Continue reading

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New Facebook page on Franco-American and French Canadian ancestry

David Vermette, author of A Distinct Alien Race: The Untold Story of Franco-Americans, has created a Facebook page where he will share “ongoing bits of research, blog posts and previews, insights, process talk about ongoing writing and speaking, and all … Continue reading

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More Facebook groups and pages for Canadian genealogy

If you are not taking advantage of Facebook to help you with your genealogy research, you’re missing out on a terrific, free resource. Facebook is like a virtual genealogical society. You join groups about your areas of interest where you … Continue reading

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Tweet with the new DNA emoji

Next time you tweet about DNA kits and tests and genetic genealogy, you may want to add the new DNA emoji. The DNA strand was one of several emojis recently released. To add an emoji to your tweet, click on … Continue reading

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Why your genealogical society needs a social media policy

Every once in a while, someone posts a comment on Facebook asking, “Does your genealogical society have a social media policy?” Few say their society has one. Some say they are working on it. If your society has a presence … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — January 6, 2018

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blogs Manitoba Online Historical Newspapers Summary, New Brunswick Online Historical Newspapers Summary, and Saskatchewan Online Historical Newspapers Summary by Kenneth R. Marks on The Ancestor Hunt. C19th editions join online Church of Ireland … Continue reading

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