It’s important to know naming conventions for genealogy #namingconventions.

Naming conventions in genealogy.

  I have learned to pay close attention to the names of individuals in my research as knowledge of naming conventions can be key to investigating a family’s genealogy. Frequently, the names provide valuable clues to the answers to my questions.   Individuals from differing cultures, time periods, religions and families were known to follow …

Genealogy and Computers: Basic tools to succeed for disengaged and kids.

Genealogy research center.

I’ve posted in the past about my own experience with and belief in genealogy and computers as basic tools to engage our kids in learning and their own education.   We often hear how education is the key to work and financial security and solvency in today’s world. You’ll notice I’ve not used the word …

Obituary for David Turmel.

Obituary for David Turmel.

The following is my transcription of the obituary for David Turmel.   TURMEL David A son domicile, le 24 mai 2002, à l’âge de 26 ans et 10 mois, est décédé M. Dave-Jonction, il demeurait id Turmel, fils de Marcel Turmel et de feu Pierrette Tardif. Autre-fois de Vallée-Jonction, il demeurail à Saints-Anges. Les funérailles … and Updates and Additions to 9 Nov 2015.

Holocaust Train

The following list is of the and Updates and Additions to 9 Nov 2015. Updates and Additions.   Brazil Brazil, Santa Catarina, Catholic Church Records, 1714-1977 Ecuador Ecuador, Catholic Church Records, 1565-2011 Italy Italy, Forlì-Cesena, Forlì, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1800-1815, 1866-1930 Italy, Imperia, Ventimiglia, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1806-1913 New … and Updates and Additions to 30 Oct 2015.


The following are the and Updates and Additions to 30 Oct 2015.   Today’s list is considerably longer than usual because has added hundreds of records for Mexico to their database. They are all listed in the section below. Updates and Additions.   Argentina Argentina, National Census, 1869 Belgium …

Can anyone help identify this mystery military uniform?

Children of Antoine Labelle and Joséphine Périard (Périllard)

UPDATE Today I received a response to one of my many inquiries, trying to get information about this uniform. This one was from the War Museum of Canada and stated:   FW: cortrack #3906 CWM – Contact Us Web Form: General Information or Questions Arlene Doucette ( Cc: Nancy Lauzière Dear Ms Blythe, Thank … and Updates and Additions to 21 Oct 2015. and Updates and Additions.

Oliver Stillwell Jones The following are lists of the most recent and Updates and Additions to 21 Oct 2015. Updates and Additions.   Dominican Republic Dominican Republic Civil Registration, 1801-2010 El Salvador El Salvador Civil Registration, 1704-1977 Italy Italy, Napoli, Civil Registration (State Archive), 1809-1865 Russia Russia, Tatarstan Church Books, 1721-1939 …

Marriages of Talbot District, Upper Canada, from 1838-1857.

Denas, Joseph and Barrett, Eleonor; Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928

The following is my transcription of the scan of the original register entries for marriages of Talbot District, Upper Canada, from 1838-1857; Vol. 22 and pgs 4-5.       ____________________ The image above links directly to the original document. You can access sources, data, images and documents for these and other individuals, by clicking …