Category: eWeekly

Travel to RootsTech 2019

RootsTech Group Tour Package The Ontario Genealogical Society is pleased to be sponsoring this incredible opportunity for you to attend RootsTech 2019 and do your own research at the Family History Library in Utah.  Travel…

Durham Region Branch’s “Day of Learning” Welcomes Ellen Maki

Durham Region Branch’s “Day of Learning” Welcomes Ellen Maki Nancy Trimble, Chair, Durham Region Branch, OGS Durham Region Branch’s Day of Learning will be held on Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 from 9:00 am until 3:30…

OGS – New England Historic Genealogical Society Announcement

    New England Historic Genealogical Society and the Ontario Genealogical Society Announce Collaboration May 15, 2018—Boston, Massachusetts— The New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) and the Ontario Genealogical Society (OGS) have announced an historic marketing…

Ancestry in a Tube: Using DNA to Pick Up the Genealogical Trail

Sherilyn Bell to Speak at Durham Region Branch’s “Day of Learning” Nancy Trimble, Chair, Durham Region Branch, OGS Durham Region Branch’s Day of Learning will be held on Saturday, June 23rd from 9:00 am –…

Famine Irish and Forced Migration: An Early Canadian Refugee Crisis

  Famine Irish and Forced Migration: An Early Canadian Refugee Crisis Dates and Locations: May 22-23, 2018 at Archives of Ontario; St. Michael’s College, University of Toronto (May 22); Ireland Park and Dr. George Grasett…

News from Library and Archives Canada

News from Library and Archives Canada Library and Archives Canada Major Interruption of LAC Computing Services on April 28 ​On Saturday, April 28, between 6:00 am and 12:00 noon (EDT) a major interruption of LAC…

Trout Family Reunion 2018

Trout Family Reunion 2018 August 11, 2018 – Meaford, Ontario George Trout Who was Henry George Trout? Henry’s story can be found in a book familiar to many in the Trout family, W.H. Trout’s Trout Family History (1916). …

Introducing Co-Lab

Introducing Co-Lab: your tool to collaborate on historical records Library and Archives Canada Blog Posted on April 17, 2018 Crowdsourcing has arrived at Library and Archives Canada (LAC). You can now transcribe, add keywords and image tags,…

International German Genealogy Conference Call for Presentations

  International German Genealogy Conference Call for Presentations The inaugural International German Genealogy Conference in 2017 was a great success, and we are anticipating another fantastic conference in Sacramento in June of 2019.  The Call…

Centre for Scottish Studies Spring Colloquium

  Centre for Scottish Studies Spring Colloquium 2018 in Toronto April 14th Debra Webster In case you don’t have plans for this coming Saturday and are anywhere near Knox College, Toronto, you might consider attending…