ANCESTORS IN THE ATTIC
- 'ANCESTORS IN THE ATTIC' is a new series being produced by History Television
Whether you're a historical researcher or a family historian HISTORY TELEVISION would like to hear about the astonishing stories with a Canadian connection that you've already unearthed. Have you made an unexpected or startling discovery? They'd like to hear about it.
If your story or family history research is selected, it could appear on 'Ancestors in the Attic'.
Are there family mysteries you'd like to solve? Tell them what you know about the person in your family whose story most intrigues you. It can be a distant ancestor, a grandparent, parent, uncle or aunt. Does the mystery involve an heirloom or do you have an artifact that tells a tale you can't decipher? Send them a picture and tell them how it relates to your story.
Do you have a family legend you've always wanted to confirm? A great, great grandfather who might have been a European aristocrat, an ancestor related to a famous politician or world-renowned musician.
Perhaps you've hit a brick wall in your research or just have a question you'd like answered. Or perhaps you have a relative associated with a famous, infamous or just plain interesting event in Canadian history.
In 500 words or less, tell us your story. If it's chosen a professional genealogists will help you unearth the answers you've been searching for.
There is more information available on the TV program's web site athttp://www.history.ca/microsites/ancestorssearch/default.asp
For your information.