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This week’s crème de la crème – June 21, 2014

The bijoux I discovered this week. Blogs ‘La Fête St. Jean’ and French Canadian Civil Life in 19th Century Michigan by James La Forest on French Canadian Cultural Alliance of the Great Lakes. Translating French words for genealogy research can … Continue reading


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Ancestry discount for Legion members

Good news for genealogists who are members of the Royal Canadian Legion. They can receive 50 percent off the regular price of an Ancestry.ca World Deluxe annual membership. Read more here: http://www.legion.ca/members/member-benefits-package/ This news has been making the rounds on Facebook.

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1842 Lower Canada census good news for those researching Montreal ancestors

Further to yesterday’s post about the availability of the 1825 and 1842 Lower Canada censuses on Ancestry, I learned that this is especially good news for those with ancestors in Montreal. According to my friend, “Ms. O’Leery,” the 1842 census … Continue reading

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