Gross Ile

This blog has been quiet for a few days because we’re on a road trip, headed to a family wedding in Maryland. We’re taking the “long way” with a route to the East Coast through Canada and New England. Today we arrived in Quebec City.


Celebrate Canada Day with free

In celebration of Canada Day, you can search some of’s most popular collections for FREE between now and July 2nd.

Access to a selection of Census, Immigration, Military and Vital records is free until July 2, 2013, 11:59 pm (ET).


1921 Census of Canada Now Online


With the recent release of the 1921 Census of Canada by Statistics Canada, it is now available for browsing on through a partnership with Library and Archives Canada!


Irish Saturday and Records in Canada

It’s not too late! Consider attending Saturday’s class on “Irish Records in Canada”, sponsored by IGSI.

Class Title: Irish Records in Canada

Kathy Lund, Instructor

How to locate records on the Irish in Canada, what records are available and how and where to access them.

April 14, 2012 Time: 10-11:30 AM

Class will be […]