BCGS – Members’ Jargon
Any successful group has at least a bit of vocabulary that’s all its own, and, as with most pursuits, we have ‘everyday’…Read More
Why register for your website?
Whether you are a British Columbia Genealogical Society member or not, you may register on our website for free. (Click the Register…Read More
How Do I Access the BCGS Members’ Only Area?
Current British Columbia Genealogical Society (BCGS) members may have access to the BCGS Members’ Only Area. This is a benefit of BCGS…Read More
Looking for Help with Genealogy in the Classroom?
Are you a teacher? Thinking about September already? And about adding some genealogy and family history to your classes? The March 2012…Read More
Where can I find free genealogy and family history charts and forms?
See the many BCGS suggested links to free genealogy forms and charts on our Free Genealogy Forms and Charts Links page. At…Read More
How can I keep up with all that’s new in genealogy and family history?
I’ve started doing genealogy research again after being away for a few years. I’m finding keeping up with the new technology and…Read More
May I ask for a BCGS handout or form in another format?
I don’t like PDF files or they’re not easily accessible for me. May I have a copy of one of the BCGS…Read More
How do I start doing research on my family?
Start with the basics. Write down your name, your date of birth, your place of birth. Then write down your parents’ information. …Read More
Can I search for my ancestors on your Database for free?
I found your site today, and am curious as to whether I can search for my ancestors on your database without becoming…Read More