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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Welcome To Our New Website

Family history is one of the fastest growing

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Russia – Links

RUSSIA General links for Russian genealogical and family history research (Now Russian Federation) See also Europe and Eastern Europe sections How to…

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BCGS General Meeting – Nov. 8, 2017 – Remembrance

The next BC Genealogical Society’s general meeting will be Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 7:30 pm at the Danish Lutheran Church in Burnaby,…

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BCGS Library – now Affiliate Access to FamilySearch restricted collections

The BCGS Walter Draycott Library is an affiliate of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Now as an affiliate library,…

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BCGS General Meeting, October 11, 2017 in Burnaby – Canada/US and European Groups meet

The next BC Genealogical Society’s general meeting will be Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 7:30 pm at the Danish Lutheran Church in Burnaby,…

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DNA Group meeting rescheduled

The DNA Group meeting listed for April 9, 2017 will be rescheduled to another Sunday afternoon this month. Time 1-3 pm. Please…

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BCGS General Meeting – April 12th, 2017 – 7:30 pm in Burnaby

“Europe in 1648.-Peace of Westphalia, published 1884. See below for a description. Courtesy of the University of Texas Libraries, Perry-Castañeda Library Map…

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Meet our Speakers – Claire Smith-Burns – BCGS Seminar, June 9-11, 2017

Claire Smith-Burns to speak at the BC Genealogical Society’s 2017 Seminar, June 9-11, 2017 in Coquitlam Claire Smith-Burns descends from early BC…

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Meet our Speakers – Mary Read – BCGS Seminar, June 9-11, 2017

Mary Read will be speaking at the BC Genealogical Society’s 2017 Seminar, June 9-11, 2017 in Coquitlam. When Mary Read inherited her…

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