Monthly Archives: October 2016

Canadian Online World War One Records

Assuming that finding an ancestor at the Battle of Agincourt 1415 was a bit of a long shot – is that an archery joke?   Let’s look for some closer records.  Remembrance Day is coming.  Do you have Canadian ancestors … Continue reading

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Do you have a medieval solder in your ancestry?

When teaching European history one of my favourite questions was:  How long was the Hundred Year War?  Answer:  116 years.  And better than that it really wasn’t a single war but rather a series of conflicts between England and France. … Continue reading

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