Discussion: I Found Them On The Census: Now What?
It all started with the 1921 census. Follow the Franklin family from Saskatchewan to Ontario and to England. Learn how use census, civil and church records to as we track this family back 4 generations. Find out how to extract information from censuses, calculate birth, marriage, and death dates and create a database to organize facts. Then discover where to find government and church records that will verify the facts. All this from census records!
Tara Shymanski is a professional genealogy researcher, lecturer, and blogger. She has a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Professional Learning Certificate in Genealogical Studies. She has presented at genealogy conferences in United States, Western Canada, the local genealogy society, and the Family History Centre in Calgary.
Her siblings would not listen to her stories, so she blogs about her ancestors at Shymanski Genealogy Research. Her family now reads and enjoys the stories. At least, that’s what they tell her.