Category Archives: Genealogical Research Tips

Sarah M. (Burns) McDonald passes!

Jack had died in December of 1949 and Sarah, his wife, followed just shy of two years.  They are both buried in the St. Thomas Cemetery in International Falls.  This cemetery is part of the Forest Lawn Cemetery and there … Continue reading

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In Reflection: My Trip to Ontario and Quebec!

Well, my trip was completed on June 9, 2012 and it has taken me three weeks to post all that I wanted to post about this trip to Ontario and Quebec. I can’t believe I did 2117 miles.  It was a … Continue reading

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Ottawa and Gatineau Archives!

It was Thursday June 7,  2012 and I arrived in Ottawa around 5 pm.  My goal was the Albert House Inn on Albert Street just before Bronson. At the red light I managed to sneak this photo as I entered Wellington Avenue … Continue reading

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A Gem in the United Counties of S.D.& G: La Généalogie et archives SAINT-LAURENT Inc.

La Généalogie et archives SAINT-LAURENT was a great find in the Cornwall area.  Do you ever do a genealogical happy dance.  Well I did! Here is their website and do spend some time: UPDATE: August 5, 2014 – THEY ARE … Continue reading

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