Federal government witholding 1921 Census

UPDATE: The 1921 Census was finally released, and is available through ancestry.ca under an agreement with the LAC. Elizabeth Lapointe in her blog Genealogy Canada, reports that the 1921 Census is ready for release … it is already digitised and prepared to be put on the LibraryArchives Canada website, ready, in fact, since 12 June. […]

Irish Land Maps 1656-1658 Available Online

The 1650s saw the end of 12 years of warfare with the victory of Cromwell’s forces in Ireland. The cost: Irish Catholics lost their land, which was given to English “adventurers” (investors and entrepreneurs) and English soldiers. To accomplish the task of re-distribution of land on such a massive scale, the Down Survey was undertaken. […]