Canadian Museum of Immigration
Family Heritage, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

#295 See Your Great Grandparents Immigration Signatures

I developed a real interest in genealogy a few years ago after seeing Ancestry.com's commercials on repeat (what great advertising!). I've always known a few basic things about my family's history; one of them being that my great grandparents immigrated to Canada from England. After doing more research, I was able to put together the… Continue reading #295 See Your Great Grandparents Immigration Signatures

Family Heritage, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

#186 Have an Appointment with a Genealogist

I was always told that I’m French-Canadian, English, and Irish. I’ve been very privileged growing up with parents who valued our family history, and were able to pass down some genealogical information. At the age of 5, I was taken on my first trip to Europe, and explored the hometowns of my great-grandparents. A few… Continue reading #186 Have an Appointment with a Genealogist

Family Heritage, My Bucket List

Visit the Birthplace of your Ancestors

One of my bucket list items is to visit the birthplaces of my ancestors.  I've been able to find this information through Ancestry.ca.  Here's the progress I've made so far: Cornwall, England  Ontario, Canada Quebec, Canada Ireland Pennsylvania, USA Alberta, Canada Brittany, France Ile de France, France