- Hi All:
If anyone has any suggestions, please contact Brock directly at
>Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2003 16:45:26 -0600George Lake
>From: Brock Chatson <bchatson@...>
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>My name is Brock Chatson and living in Saskatoon, my wife and I have been
>doing our family genealogy for some years now and with a little more free
>we have been devoting more time. My grandparents lived in Hanna 1918,
>where my grandfather worked for the Canadian Northern Railway and after an
>accident he opened a confectionary. They moved to Drumheller where he
>opened another confectionary, until 1924 when he moved to Kimberley.
>I am having trouble trying to locate a couple of pieces of family
>information and was wondering if someone could help me or direct me.
>One: I am trying to find out when and where my grandparents were married.
>None of my relatives know. We believe they were married possibly in Hanna,
>Calgary or Drumheller, 1911 to 1920? I have tried the AB government
>searches but they only do searches for 3 year periods, found nothing and
>costing more money. Does the Calgary library have marriage info on microfilm?
>Secondly: I have been trying to locate my grandfather's railway records to
>get info on his accident and when it happened plus his work record. Does
>anyone know where I can try and get this information? I found out the
>railway will not supply this information. Is there anything in the Calgary
>We are usually in Calgary about 3 or 4 times a year. Thanks for your time!
Chairman, Alberta Family Histories Society
AFHS Website: www.afhs.ab.ca
my website: www.glake.ca