Column: Ownership of Your Genealogy Research

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Ownership of Your Genealogy Research Snippet: When I started researching my family tree, I recorded everything by hand. If someone wanted a copy, I went…

Guysborough County CEF Enlistments – March 31, 1916

“For the past two years, I have been “tweeting” Guysborough County enlistments, in addition to events related to Nova Scotia’s First World War battalions, one hundred years to the day after their occurrence. The tweets are available on my Twitter feed @brucefmacdonald and also appear in a window to the right of this blog column.…

Introducing Tangled Roots and Trees blog

Schalene Jennings Dagutis is the author of Tangled Roots and Trees blog. She began blogging in 2013. Genealogists can also follow Dagutis on Twitter and Facebook. Besides a blog, Tangled Roots and Trees also features these sections. 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Schalene accepted a challenge in 2014, where she had “one blog post each week…

Column: Decluttering Doesn’t Mean Trashing Family Treasures

Between today and Wednesday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers: Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst) Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton) Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin (Lunenburg County) Title: Decluttering Doesn’t Mean Trashing Family Treasures Snippet: I’m in the middle of decluttering the house I live in. I’ve been here twenty years and like…

Hantsport & Area Historical Society Meeting

The next meeting of the Hantsport & Area Historical Society takes place Wednesday March 23, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the St. Andrew’s Anglican Church Basement, 59 Main Street (Chittick Avenue entrance), Hantsport, NS. Program In Grateful Remembrance of 12 men of the First World War from Hantsport whose names are found on the Hants…

Annual General Meeting of the South Shore Genealogical Society

The Annual General Meeting of the South Shore Genealogical Society will be held Monday March 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the Boardroom of the Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic. If you believe in preserving and protecting the family histories of Lunenburg County, consider joining the society. Please Note: A winter storm system in moving into…