Author: David Thompson

2019 Free Webinar Series Full Schedule

  The Ontario Genealogical Society is pleased to release its full 2019 monthly webinar series schedule.  Our webinars are presented at 7 pm Eastern Time on the first Thursday of every month and are freely…

Register Now for our February Webinar with Janice Nickerson

  Join us with Janice Nickerson of Upper Canada Genealogy on Thursday February 7th at 7pm as she presents “Tackling Research Challenges: The Genealogical Proof Standard In Practice” The Genealogical Proof Standard isn’t just a…

Holiday Hours – Re-opening January 2

  Please note that our dedicated staff and our volunteers will be taking a break during the holiday season. Our office will be closing on the afternoon of December 21, and re-opening on January 2nd. …

Gift Certificates Available Here!

  Are you looking for a gift for the family history enthusiast in your family? You might look at a book in our MarketPlace, but what if you don’t know what to get them? Why…

Do You Have Quaker Ancestors?

  Do You Have Quaker Ancestors? Quakers were among the very early settlers in Ontario, as well as other parts of Canada, settling as early as the 1700s. Immigration from the United States increased dramatically…

Announcing Conference 2020

  Mark Your Calendars – Conference 2020 Conference 2020 will be held in Hamilton at the Hamilton Convention Centre, June 5 – 7, 2020. Mark your calendar now so you won’t miss this special event.…

Choice Hotels – New Member Advantage

  NEW FOR 2019! Society members can save up to 15% on stays at any Choice Hotel, including Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Quality Inn, and more. Travelling for research? Visiting family for…

Join Us on Facebook

Want to keep up with the latest in Ontario family history? Looking for help? Want to share a success?  Have you looked at the Ontario Genealogical Society’s  Facebook groups lately? Our Facebook groups let you see what…

Genealogy Website Hosting Program

  Preserve Your Website Do you have your own genealogy website? Have you spent 20+ years gathering records and making them available on the web for others? Are you wanting to pull back, or retire…

Hamilton Genealogy Fair

Hamilton Genealogy Fair         Local History & Archives at the Hamilton Public Library and the Ontario Genealogical Society announce the 2018 Hamilton Genealogy Fair, to be held from 10am to 4pm, Saturday…