Monthly Archives: July 2010

Alberta Family Histories Society Library

The Alberta Family Histories Society Library contains a large selection of reference books, maps, cemetery listings and directories, as well as newsletters, journals and magazines from genealogical and family history societies in North America and overseas. Ancestry Library online edition … Continue reading

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Starting Your Genealogy

The most pressing question we hear from budding genealogists is “How do I start?” Alberta Family Histories Society provides a full assess online copy of  the book Getting Started by Brian Hutchison (published in 1998). In it you will learn: … Continue reading

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Getting Started: Genealogy 101

Our AFHS is once again presenting our ‘Genealogy 101 – Getting Started’ at the AFHS Library Tuesday July 27 at 7 pm as part of Historic Calgary Week (July 23 to Aug 2, 2010). What: Genealogy 101 – Getting Started … Continue reading

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Canadian Genealogical Projects Registry

The Canadian Genealogical Projects Registry is an initiative of the Alberta Family Histories Society and has been in existence since the 1990s.  It is a free electronic resource for the genealogical community. It provides: * Records of who has transcribed … Continue reading

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AFHS Website – Brand New Look!

[News] After many months of hard work and long hours by our tireless Webmaster Dawn Kirkpatrick the Alberta Family Histories Society is pleased to announce the launch of a new look for the main website:   http://www.afhs.ab.ca/ What will you … Continue reading

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