Category Archives: Ontario

Ontario Wanderings: The Brockville Museum & Leeds Grenville Branch of the OGS

I came home on Sunday September 28th and still have much to share about the remainder of my trip.  So keep reading. Canada’s Highway 2 is a wonderful road.  I get to see the country side.  I was contemplating taking 401 … Continue reading

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Ontario Wanderings: Kingston Frontenac Library

The following morning, I gathered my things and loaded up the car. It was a short walk over to the Kingston Frontenac Library on Johnson Street.  It was just north of the Diocese offices. Their genealogy room is to the right at … Continue reading

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Ontario Wanderings: Revisiting Kingston in Ontario

After I left St. Catharines, I headed west to Hamilton and visited that city briefly stopping at the Hamilton Cemetery.  The first part of this trip was emphasizing my mother’s side of the family and her Boardman, Brown and Ward … Continue reading

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Sources to use for Untangling McDonell, MacDonald, MacDonell & McDonald families….

Mr. Duncan Darby MacDonald of the MacDonald Research centre in Brockville was the author of many books on Glengarry, Stormont and other counties in the Eastern area of Ontario. Around 1999 and 2000, I emailed the MacDonald Research Centre about … Continue reading

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