THE AFHS LIBRARY
WILL NOT BE OPEN TODAY (Thursday January 11) because of cold weather.
Although genealogists (and AFHS Library volunteers) are hot-blooded and will do
almost anything for their research, cars don't like cold weather. As well, when
the library gets cold, it takes a long time to warm up.
So, avid researchers,
do some research from home today. Have a look at the "Passenger List
Indexing Project" that the Nanaimo Family History Society is doing. It is at: http://members.shaw.ca/nfhs/nanaimo.fhs/.
They have completed indexing the Canadian passenger lists from microfilm from
July 2, 1908 to October 13, 1910. Your family might not have immigrated
at that time, but they might have gone on a trip or have had relatives visit
Did you know that the
Second Law of Sociogenetics says:
"The law of
heredity is that all undesirable traits come from the other