Mission StatementThe Alberta Family Histories Society is a non-profit organization formed in 1980 to promote and encourage an interest in family history research.
Alberta Family Histories SocietyMailing address: 712 - 16 Avenue NW Calgary, AB, CANADA T2M 0J8 Phone: (403) 214-1447. Phone before visiting.
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Monthly Archives: October 2010
The City of Calgary has a new strategy for the city’s soon-to-be-full cemeteries: green burials and GPS locators for finding the dead. Four of Calgary’s five municipal cemeteries are full, and officials estimate the Queen’s Park burial lands, which opened … Continue reading
Special thanks to Thomas MacEntee for allowing Joan Miller to use his video camera to take some clips of our AFHS FamilyRoots Event. He gave permission to link to the videos here. UPDATE – Other posts related to this event. … Continue reading
THE weather cleared and the mountains stood strong and majestic with their fresh dusting of snow on Calgary’s western horizon as AFHS FamilyRoots attendees picked up their registration packages at the Deerfoot Inn. It was going to be a good … Continue reading
We are delighted and honoured that our upcoming AFHS Family Roots event on October 16, 210 with Dick Eastman, Thomas MacEntee and Lyn Meehan was mentioned on Miriam Robbins Midkiff’s AnceStories Blog and the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society blog! Miriam … Continue reading