Author: David Thompson

Flip-Pal Scanner To Be Discontinued

Gail Dever posted on Genealogy à la Carte on May 4th that the Flip-Pal portable scanner is being discontinued. The wonderful Flip-Pal is the most portable and most convenient scanner available for scanning loose photos,…

Do You Shop Amazon.ca?

Do You Shop Amazon.ca? If you do, please consider going to Amazon to shop or sign in with THIS LINK. Ontario Ancestors is now an Amazon.ca affiliate partner. This means that if you shop at…

TONI Hits Seven Million Names

TONI, The Ontario Name Index, has just broken the seven million name mark with the addition of the almost 2,300 name index from “Calling all Condons” by Audrey Condon Delaney and Judy Potter Baird (Ontario…

TONI Adds Index to Canadian County Atlas Digital Project

The latest upload to TONI added the 140,000 names from the Canadian County Atlas Digital Project of McGill University. This project indexed the names in the county atlases of the late 1800s for the Province of…

Genealogy Vendors Need YOUR Support (4)

  Genealogy Vendors Need YOUR Support As the lockdown continues, the vendors who support all of us need our help now more than ever. Those who exhibit and sell products to help us pursue our…

eWeekly Survey

Last week we asked you what sparked or inspired your interest in genealogy. We had 433 responses to our survey. Thank you.

NEW! Premium Research Portal

NOW, in a limited time trial until the end of 2020, we are pleased to introduce the Ontario Ancestors member Premium Research Advantage, combining MyHeritage Library Edition; Maclean’s Magazine Archive; the Canadian Reference Centre; and…

Genealogy Vendors Need YOUR Support (3)

Genealogy Vendors Need YOUR Support In these difficult times, with genealogy events, meetings and conferences cancelled throughout North America, the vendors who support all of us need our help now. Please consider your needs and…

Leeds & Grenville Branch – Online Presentation May 11

  Leeds & Grenville Branch – Online Presentation May 11 “Tales from the General Store – the Untold History of Bishop’s Mills” Tom Graham UE Leeds & Grenville Branch of Ontario Ancestors is excited to…

Ottawa Branch Webinar: General Society of Mayflower Descendants: History, Resources and Applications

Ottawa Branch Webinar: General Society of Mayflower Descendants: History, Resources and Applications Sat, Apr 25, 2020, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm OPEN TO ALL – REGISTRATION REQUIRED (The Revd. Dr.) W. Becket Soule, O.P.: Applications…