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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The Alberta Family Histories Society is offering a free beginners class* (and you can’t do much better than free, right?). Date: March 16, 2014 Location: AFHS Library Learn how to find those ancestors in your attic and what to do … Continue reading
I can’t tell you how excited I am to announce that the Alberta Family Histories Society is bringing Dave Obee to Calgary to present four different talks on doing genealogy research in Canada. Dave Obee is an internationally known writer, … Continue reading
Beginning this past week, the AFHS library will be opening one evening per month. This will likely remain the second Tuesday of every month for the time-being. This past Tuesday was my first shift as a library volunteer, and since … Continue reading
I was very excited when the 1921 census was released but I am not one to wait for the indexing so I have been digging around and managed to find my grandmother in an orphanage in Saskatoon with her siblings. … Continue reading