Category Archives for "Canada"

Charles Edward Mills (1889-1976) – 52 Ancestors #1

Grandfather Charles Mills

I’m joining in the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks blog meme and I’m already a week behind! LOL  Our youngest has been teething and needed a lot of cuddling this past week or so.  Now I have a little time to sneak onto the computer with both hands free to type!  This week I’m sharing […]

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Amanuensis Monday ~ Will Of James Mills 1826-1898

James Mills Will pg1

Amanuensis Monday is a blogging theme created by John Newmark at the Transylvanian Dutch blog. From Genea-Bloggers “An Amanuensis is a person employed to write what another dictates or to copy what has been written by another.” James Mills was my 2nd Great Grandfather he was born 16 April 1826 in Worlingworth, Suffolk, England.  James […]

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Mary Daughter of Adam Howatt & Eunice Crossman NOT Buell & P.E.I. Newspaper Archives

Mary Howatt Warren Obit

Last January I posted that while searching for information on one of my 5th Great Grandmothers Eunice the first wife of Adam Howatt, I discovered a baptism index that showed her surname as Crossman not Buell.  Eunice has been a long time brick wall for researchers, township history books for P.E.I. list her as Eunice […]

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Library and Archives Canada Digitizing CFE World War 1 Records

Earlier today Library and Archives Canada (LAC) announced that they would be digitizing the 650, 000 Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) records starting in March 2014.  These will be made freely available online. Starting with surnames A to D they should be online by this summer!  For more information visit the LAC blog.

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