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Genealogy in Nova Scotia.
This Nova Scotia genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Nova Scotia, Canada, offering a genealogy chatroom, Nova Scotia genealogy links and a Nova Scotia genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: May 7
I am looking for John Fraser, born 1836, who married Annie McLean, born 1839. They migrated to Alberta, Canada. I cannot find when John died, but I believe it was after 1881. Their daughter married a man named James McAdam. He was from Ireland. I…Continue
Looking for my great gtandfather, John R. Forsyth. According to his US naturalization papers he was born 21 Sept 1863 in Margaretsville. On his death certificate his father is listed as William Forsyth from Ireland, no mother is noted. He married…Continue
Looking for actual birth dates, death dates, burial information, obits or any other information on:Jean McCaw, daughter of Daniel McCaw and Mary Rebecca Smith, was born about 1922 in Dauphin, Manitoba, and died between 1993 and 1996 in Nova Scotia,…Continue
Alexander Sponagle my G-G-Grandfather was born in Nova Scotia 1833, married Arabella Bezanson in 1861 in Isaacs Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada. I want to find out who his parents were. Also my G-Grandmother's parents James and Sarah McCarthy. She…Continue
Hi, I've been researching my family's ancestry for a few years now and I'm truly stuck on my GrGrandmother Ann(e) (Moran/Murrin) Fitzgerald.I've found her name spelled both ways on different documents. For my Grandmother's baptism record, her…Continue
Looking for Roderick Lynk and family.Roderick was my Great Great Great Grandfather. He married Elizabeth McIntyre. Both born in Scotland and then moved to Nova Scotia. They had 7 boys including my GG Grandfather born 1844 in Nova Scotia before he…Continue
Looking for more information about James Waters, so I can continue my search across the big pond in Cornwall.James Waters mar. Sarah Jane Dingle Feb 1867. Sarah was from St Mary's River NS. Her parent were Thomas Dingle and Margaret Leigh…Continue
My line is a William Riley 1771-1796 he married a Ruth Chapman 1825-1887. I think William father was James Riley and Margaret Simpson but I am not sure how I can find out if this is correct. They also had two daughters that were Margaret and…Continue
Hi I am looking for a family connection. My mother married a Frederick James Fisher in Brentford, Middlesex, England on 24 Mar 1945. She later joined him in Canada as a war bride. He was born in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. I have followed his family…Continue
My 2x great grandfather, Robert Robertson was born in Glasgow, Scotland c1814 and died 5 May 1869 in Glasgow.Robert Robertson married Euphemia Galbraith Affleck (1811-1901) on 4 August 1838 in Ayr, Ayrshire, Scotland.Euphemia Galbraith Robertson…Continue