Was a relative on the Hector to Nova Scotia in 1773?

“BBC Scotland is on the lookout for Scottish-Canadians and Scottish-Americans descended from those on the ship the Hector. On September 15th 1773,…

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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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Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Predecessors

Dominion Police, North West Mounted Police and Royal Canadian Mounted Police History and Genealogy “What a Year 1920 Was” (RNWNP, Dominion Police,…

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BCGS Seminar Resounding Success!

Our thanks to our excellent speaker, Chris Paton, for his wonderful presentations. And great appreciation to all members of the Education Committee,…

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20th Anniversary – BCGS website: www.bcgs.ca

Our BCGS website first began in 1996, so this year we are 20! Our site, developed by our founding webmaster, Bob Daniel,…

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BC Genealogical Society receives LAC DHCP grant – The BCGS Pedigree Chart project

The British Columbia Genealogical Society (BCGS) is pleased, indeed excited, to announce to members and friends of the Society that we were…

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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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BCGS Boutique Maps available as of September 2015

As of September 2015, the BCGS Boutique has the maps in the chart below available. These are all now $5.00 each. Contact…

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Descendancy and related searches

Selected sources for descendancy research, mainly related to British Columbia. Genealogical descendancy research is often useful in legal cases, tracing heirs, for…

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Germany

Family History and Genealogy for Germany and Germans in Europe American Historical Society of Germans from Russia: http://www.ahsgr.org Society for German Genealogy…

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