Message from the President – February

Last month I was blessed to receive this most amazing family information for one of my connected lines. The former ‘keeper of…

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Jan 2020 MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT

This year, 2020 , the British Columbia Genealogical Society turns 49 years old ! I wonder what our founding Mothers & Fathers…

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Donations ARE Keeping the BCGS Afloat

BCGS continues to attract new members each year, but lapsed memberships have outnumbered those gains. Those of us ‘in the know’ realize…

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NEWS from the LIBRARY STACKS

Christmas can be a blend of memories and modern life – bows on trees instead of tinsel, stockings for Santa from the…

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DECEMBER MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT

Hard to believe that it has been almost a month since returning from our annual trip to Salt Lake City. Read more…

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Buy Your BCGS 2020 Calendars Now!

We have sold more than 2/3 of our 2020 calendars, but we would like to sell all of them by the end…

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Postcard: S.S. Princess Victoria, Victoria, BC, c.1910

C.P.R. S.S. Princess Victoria, Victoria Harbour, BC Souvenir PostCard. The Valentine & Sons’ Publishing Co., Ltd. Montreal and Toronto. Printed in Great…

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NOVEMBER MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT

Genealogically, October was a very busy month for BCGS with a wonderful three day British Isles Research weekend from October 5 th…

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BCGS 2020 CALENDAR

The front cover photo for the BCGS 2020 Calendar is of Aberthau House in West Point Grey, Vancouver. Aberthau has a special…

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Holten Cemetery Project – Update

This notable project first came to the BCGS’s attention in March of this year. In honour of the 75 th Anniversary of…

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