24 July 2009

KDGS News Items

Good Day
Anyone searching the surname Dunham please let me know as I have a contact name in Ontario.
Free MICRO-FICHE READER, call Leslie at 250-860-0461
The National Archives in England has a how-to site if you are interested.  http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/gettingstarted/understand-the-archive/default.htm
Hope you are all having a good summer with lots of fantastic finds.

07 July 2009

KDGS Ancestry and other news

Good Day Everyone   

Ancestry now has ALL Canadian Census records online with indexes and digitized scans of the originals!!  This collection goes from 1851 to 1916.  Happy hunting!!  Reminder - Ancestry World is available at our library and can be booked every Wednesday from 1-4 pm with Shirley at shirley.manning@shaw.ca.

Other interesting sites for you to browse

British Newspapers < http://newspapers.bl.uk/blcs/ >

Part of an interesting site - The registers of baptisms and marriages at St. George's chapel, May Fair < http://www.archive.org/details/registersofbapti00inarmy >

Search burial registers in the City of London < http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/burialRegisters/Default.aspx >

Good Luck.  Marlene