Category Archives: Genealogical Research Tips

The Cornwall Public Library’s Genealogical & History Collection

Cornwall, Ontario, is home to the Cornwall Public Library and the Cornwall Room.  The library is on the northwest corner of 2nd St. and Sydney St.  It is a very large building and not to hard to spot.  If you enter from … Continue reading

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An Overview: Dundas, Stormont and the city of Cornwall, Ontario

When the sign for Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry appeared, I knew I was at the first part of the united counties and that was Dundas.  I was heading east so next would be Stormont and then Glengarry, then Quebec.  The sign on … Continue reading

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Brockville: A quick Visit!

Brockville is a town along the St. Lawrence that is quite charming.  The 1000 Island Parkway ends a little to the west of Brockville and if you aren’t careful you will end up on the major highway 401. http://www.brockvilletourism.com/ I took … Continue reading

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Arriving in Kingston, Ontario

It was about 6 pm when I rolled into Kingston on Thursday, May 31, 2012.  I was there to attend the Ontario Genealogical Society Conference:  Borders and Bridge 1812-2012.  It was being held at the St. Lawrence College campus. I … Continue reading

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