The Western Migration – Sons of the Pontiac Go West

Guest blogger and Ancestry Canada Advisory Board Member: Brian Glenn   “On March 17th a very enjoyable time was spent when Mr. and Mrs. W.A.Glenn, Delburne, and Mr. and Mrs. J.E. Glenn and family motored to the home of Mr. and Mrs. H.C. Glenn, Lousana, Alta., to celebrate with them their crystal wedding anniversary.” This Read More

A Recipe for Canadian Family History

Guest blogger and Ancestry Canada Advisory Board Member: Janice Nickerson Good cooks know that if you choose wisely, recipes based on only a few basic ingredients can yield richly satisfying dishes. In genealogy also, only a few basic “ingredients” can combine to produce an interesting and informative family history. In Canada’s most populous province, Ontario, Read More

Proving a Family Legend

Guest blogger and Ancestry Canada Advisory Board Member: Dave Obee My grandfather didn’t know his father. If he even knew his name, he was never willing to share it. He was baseborn. A love child. Illegitimate. His name was William Elmer Obee and he was born in Holland Landing, north of Toronto at the far Read More