Tag Archives: Ukraine

This week’s crème de la crème — July 23, 2022

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsDescendants of Loyalists Robert & Catherine Carlisle, Part 1: Children by Linda Stufflebean on Empty Branches on the Family Tree. Those Other Franco-Americans: New Bedford, Part II by Patrick Lacroix on … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — May 28, 2022

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsUkrainian archives work hard to keep records safe and introduce a central portal by Vera Miller on Find Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family. Family links to land by Stephanie Ryan on Genealogical Society … Continue reading

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State Archives of Kyiv Region continues to add digitized records to its website

There’s no end to the determination and resilience of Ukrainians. Case in point: Employees of the State Archives of Kyiv Region are working remotely to ensure archival documents are scanned. A couple of days ago, 4,290 additional files of WWII … Continue reading

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

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsResearching Outside of Dublin and Belfast by Donna Moughty on Irish Family Roots. Many Paths to Sources: Newspapers, Part 2 by Cari A. Taplin on Genealogy Pants. British Genealogy Brick Wall Breakthrough: A … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — February 26, 2022

Some of the bijoux I found this week. BlogsSurrogate Court Records for Northern Ontario on FamilySearch.org by Jane E. MacNamara on Where the story takes me. Over 5K new Chinese Canadian records are now online at Héritage Canadiana by Linda … Continue reading

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World’s third-largest Ukrainian population is in Canada, and there are plenty of genealogical resources available

The first two Ukrainian settlers arrived in Canada in 1891 followed by tens of thousands until the start of the First World War. Most Ukrainian immigrants of this period were identified on government records as Poles, Russians, Austrians, Bukovinians, Galicians … Continue reading

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MyHeritage adds millions of Jewish historical records

MyHeritage yesterday announced the publication of 5.8 million records from 28 collections of Jewish historical records. The collections span the 18th to 21st centuries and contain vital records such as birth, marriage, death, as well as tax, voter, immigration, and … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — January 22, 2022

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsPassenger lists of the Holland-America Line have been digitised by Joan Bos on Joan’s Ancestral World. Invaluable scanned records from Russian and Ukrainian archives posted online by Vera Miller on Find Lost Russian … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — December 31, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered during the last week of the year. BlogsNew Ukrainian database breaks down a brickwall on Christmas morning by Vera Miller on Finding Lost Russian & Ukrainian Family. Why Family Historians Are Excited About the 1921 … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — November 20, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsNew Brunswick Loyalist Journeys: Meet the Loyalist Youth by Leah Grandy on Atlantic Loyalist Connections. The Italians at BAnQ by Jacques Gagné on Genealogy Ensemble. Archives Online – Maps and Plans on … Continue reading

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