Category Archives: Resources

Get your genealogy discussion fix online

I am just beginning to realize just how many online genealogy resources there are, extending far beyond just databases and cemetery indices. For those of you who would like more frequent contact with the genealogy world than the monthly AFHS … Continue reading

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The AFHS Projects Committee needs transcribers!

Transcribers needed. Help the Projects Committee record newspaper births, marriages and deaths (BMD) announcements. Work from home! Do as little or as much as you’d like (every little bit helps). Have fun adding to the Alberta Family Histories Society’s databases. … Continue reading

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Resources for Irish Research

Recently, renowned Alberta genealogist Lyn Meehan gave a talk at one of our general meetings. The topic was Irish Resources and it turns out we have ALL the books she recommends in our own AFHS library! Irish Genealogy: A record … Continue reading

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Conference Keepers

Ever wish you could find all the news on upcoming genealogy conferences in one place? Well now you can! This little site promises to be “a website designed to compile all genealogy and family history related conferences in one place.” … Continue reading

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Social media and AFHS

Did you know the Alberta Family Histories Society has a Facebook presence? A Twitter account? Google+ and Youtube? Well, we do! You should check them us out. Here are links to our pages: Facebook Twitter Google+ Youtube And join the … Continue reading

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