Ontario Ancestors Conference 2022 The Ontario Genealogical Society Virtual Conference 2022, June 24 – 26, Ottawa
The Ontario Genealogical Society Virtual Conference 2022, June 24 – 26, Ottawa

June 26 – 4:00 PM – Stream A – Finding Family in Nova Scotia

Summary 

An overview of sources for finding family in the province of Nova Scotia. Includes discussion of records related to Mi’kmaq, Acadian, Black, and European people.  

Outline 

Are you one of the 25 million people living in North America who can trace their family tree back to Nova Scotia? Lucky for you, it is possible to find information about our Nova Scotian ancestors through a variety of sources. Join me for an overview of available sources including a bit of history, government records, vital records, and disasters. 

Andrea Lister – This link will take you to Andrea’s speaker page where you will find a video interview about her talks and a little bit of personal family history information. A great interviewee! [submitted by Penny Allen]