Here is the post I wish I'd read 20 years ago: How to find a Chinese surname if you only know your name in English
Want to start a photo scanning project but not sure where to begin?
This is a story about a wild idea that led to a whole summer of genealogical discovery, meeting new people, and publishing my first magazine article. The idea behind "Genealogy - a Detective Story" Have you ever wondered what you could do with a brand new tree and a few clues to get you started?… Continue reading The story behind the story “Genealogy – a Detective Story”
Need to knows when visiting the archives of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta
If you are planning a trip to the BC Archives, here are my top need-to-knows.
What if you were Chinese and coming home to Canada in 1921? You got a free stay in the Chinese Detention Shed, no exceptions.
At long last... drumroll please!
Drum roll, please! Here's the short list of contest finalists for my genealogy contest
SK has tight privacy laws re Vital Stats. Where else can you go after Ancestry?
My 6 blog posts about the whys and hows of organizing docs for genealogy, featuring Evernote