B.C.G.S. POSTCARD COLLECTION – A STORY BEHIND THE PICTURE

Janice Kidwell, BCGS Member Sometime in the 1980s, (the photo album is apparently in a ‘safe place’ in my mom’s basement) my…

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MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT FROM MAY NEWSLETTER

They say that April showers bring May flowers! But genealogically, April showers mean we can work on our family histories and not…

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“…as Difficult to Forget the War as to Forget Life Itself” by Beatrice S. Nasmyth, 1915

The Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red exhibit at the Tower of London, which consisted of 888,246 ceramic poppies, one for…

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BCGS Canada Group – British Columbia Research

Here are the links to newer and useful British Columbia websites and news mentioned at the Canada Group’s July meeting. A few…

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BCGS AGM March 9, 2016 in Burnaby – Maple Ridge Family History Group Presentation

The BC Genealogical Society Annual General Meeting will be Wednesday, March 9, 2016, at 7:30 pm, at the Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs…

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Vancouver Province – 20 Year Subscriber Index, as of 1929

Vancouver Province Roll of Honour, 1929 In May of 1929 the Vancouver Province ran a list of early subscribers in a Roll…

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Access to BC Medical and Health Information

BRITISH COLUMBIA – HEALTH RECORDS Access to historical and recent health and medical records in British Columbia. The British Columbia Archives does…

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BC Genealogist – An Index of indexes published 2004 on

Many very useful smaller indexes have been published in The British Columbia Genealogist over the years. A number of these, compiled by…

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BCGS AGM & Cemetery Research presentation – March 11, 2015

The BC Genealogical Society Annual General Meeting is Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at 7:30 pm, at the Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs Hall,…

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Salute to a Dedicated Cemetery Recorder – BCGS 1984

A BCGS Cemetery Recording Adventure Since we’ve recently been discussing our BC Genealogical Society (BCGS) cemetery recording training and field trip plans…

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