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Genealogy in British Columbia.
This British Columbia genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in British Columbia, Canada, offering a genealogy chatroom, British Columbia genealogy links and an British Columbia genealogy message forum.
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Looking for information on Albert and Elizabeth(Betty) Alice (Ashworth) Dutton. Albert born March 1908 in Widnes, Lancashire, England. Betty born February 1910 in Burnley, Lancashire, England. Married 1937 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England. They…Continue
Can someone who is making a trip to the library or archives have a look forName Joseph Patrick PowellGender: MaleBirth Year: abt 1882Death Age: 65Death Date: 19 Feb 1947Death Location: VancouverRegistration number: 1947-09-002330BCA Number:…Continue
Apologies if this appears twice - I'm not sure where my 1st attempt at posting this has gone...bear with me, I'm a newbie to the site. Hello all,I am new to the site and hopeful of finding out more re my Vancouver Hoey connections. I'm not sure of…Continue
I am looking for my great grandparents Obits. details are:Cordelia Amelia Murphy (Grant nee Canning)born May 6, 1859 Fox River Cumberland Co., Nova Scotiadied March 3, 1947 Burnaby, British ColumbiaIsaac Johnston Murphyborn 1861 Spencers Island…Continue
I've been given the above details, said to have come from a Death Index on Ancestry which my UK subscription won't allow me to access.Would the original entry give parents' details? He would have been 89. He was baptised as Harry Fowler Sumersby,…Continue
Looking for obituaries for Daniel Archibald McCurdy died 21 February 1980 St. Pauls Hospital, Vancouver. His wife Verlie Elsie (Haw) McCurdy 29 May 1980 Carlsbud Private Hospital, Vancouver. Only info required is there obits, and a headstone photo…Continue
Looking for two obituariesHenry Fawcett Shannon 1954 in Vernon, British Columbia, Canada, son of ? Shannon and ? ?. He was born 20 January 1886 in Valley Ellis, Mallow, Cork, Ireland, and died 30 March 1977 in Vernon, British Columbia, Canada.…Continue
Looking for living descendants of:William John McCaw, son of Mary Jane McCurdy and Daniel McCaw, who was born 22 October 1895 in Paisley, Ontario, Canada, and died 07 December 1976 in Shaughnessy Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He…Continue
Archie Johnston moved from Dresden Ontario to Medicine Hat Alberta where he became the chief of police. He moved to BC around 1920. He was married to Violet Darleng and they had no children. He was shot to death (murdered) during the day in his…Continue