Online family history: Be “appy”

Besides the many online websites for genealogy searching, there are a growing number of great applications for iPads and iPhones worth a try … and the price is right: most of them are free. Here are a few of the newer ones: Have part of your tree in Australia? The New South Wales government has […]

Valentine Day Present: Land Petitions Are Online

While it is old news that Library and Archives Canada put the index to the Upper Canada Land Petitions (1763-1865) online … it seems to be fairly unknown that LAC has also put online the digitized images of the petitions (Sept. 2010). The reason: there is no connection between the index here and the digitized […]