Tag: Acadian

Debate about numbers, percentages and odds in genealogy fascinates.

Debate about numbers, percentages and odds in genealogy fascinates.

There will always be debate about numbers, percentages and odds in genealogy. I am so lucky that we have such a wide range of ancestries and national origins in my husband’s and my family trees. Those who have read my posts before are already well aware that our ancestries branch off from four (or five) […]

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How Can You Tell We’re From French Canadian Roots? We Make Tourtière at Christmas!

How Can You Tell We’re From French Canadian Roots? We Make Tourtière at Christmas!

I just read two articles on the genealogy and history of tourtière in the French Canadian culture: one in the Montreal Gazette and the second on Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter. The tourtière I grew up with was even more different than those mentioned in the Montreal Gazette article. I’m not sure whether it originated from […]

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Christine Blythe
Empty Nest Genealogy
Chilliwack , British Columbia , V2P 5B9 Canada
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