13 episodes

Exploring Genealogy and Family History from and through Atlantic Canadians

How We Got Here - The Stories of Atlantic Canada Brian Nash

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Exploring Genealogy and Family History from and through Atlantic Canadians

    Meeting the Coolest Lady in Canadian Genealogy

    Meeting the Coolest Lady in Canadian Genealogy

    Originally Uploaded April 30, 2021 - I moved my podcast to a new host so over the next few weeks I will be re-uploading old "Lost" episodes Podcasts 

    Today I am joined by Cara MacDonald,  ‎Librarian and Genealogical Research Manager at Scotiabank Family History Centre located at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21.  We talk about the Centre, Immigration records and so much more.

    Resources Mentioned in This Episode:

    https://pier21.ca/scotiabank-family-history-centre

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    10 Minute Genealogy

    10 Minute Genealogy on YouTube

    Music: TRIBUTE TO O’CAROLAN by Luna Bujalesky

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    • 1 hr 20 min
    A little bit of this a little bit of that

    A little bit of this a little bit of that

    Originally Uploaded April 30, 2021 - I moved my podcast to a new host so over the next few weeks I will be re-uploading old "Lost" episodes Podcasts 



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    10 Minute Genealogy

    10 Minute Genealogy on YouTube

    Music: TRIBUTE TO O’CAROLAN by Luna Bujalesky

    Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License

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    • 45 min
    Thanks to Google – My Granny Anderson Speaks from the Grave

    Thanks to Google – My Granny Anderson Speaks from the Grave

    Originally Uploaded March 31, 2021 - I moved my podcast to a new host so over the next few weeks I will be re-uploading old "Lost" episodes Podcasts 



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    Host Brian Nash is joined by his Favourite Guest to date – His Granny Anderson as he reaches back 44 years to hear her come alive again and share some stories of her life

    Resources Mentioned in This Episode:

    Beacon Institute
    T-3870 Miners Interviews Tape 6

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    10 Minute Genealogy

    10 Minute Genealogy on YouTube

    Music: TRIBUTE TO O’CAROLAN by Luna Bujalesky

    Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License

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    • 33 min
    What If Benedict Arnold Was Responsible For The World’s Best Scallops?

    What If Benedict Arnold Was Responsible For The World’s Best Scallops?

    Originally Uploaded March 4, 2021 - I moved my podcast to a new host so over the next few weeks I will be re-uploading old "Lost" episodes Podcasts 



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    In This episode, I interview Author Brian McConnel and we talk about his latest book The Loyalists of Digby

    Resources Mentioned in This Episode:

    The Loyalists of Digby
    Brian McConnell on Instagram

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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Why You And Your Family Matters To Me Now And In 1911

    Why You And Your Family Matters To Me Now And In 1911

    Originally Uploaded February 18, 2021 - I moved my podcast to a new host so over the next few weeks I will be re-uploading old "Lost" episodes Podcasts 



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    In this episode, I take a break from the normal format to share my thoughts on the past 6 episodes and what’s coming in the future,  and then the second segment is part 3 of my Canadian Census Series, a brief look at the 1911 Census.

    Resources Mentioned in This Episode:

    1911 Canadian Census at Library and Archives Canada

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    10 Minute Genealogy

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    Music: TRIBUTE TO O’CAROLAN by Luna Bujalesky

    Licensed under Creative Commons BY Attribution 4.0 License

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    • 32 min
    Counting Chromosomes and Counting People

    Counting Chromosomes and Counting People

    Originally Uploaded February 3, 2021 - I moved my podcast to a new host so over the next few weeks I will be re-uploading old "Lost" episodes Podcasts 



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    Welcome to Episode 6 of How we got here In this episode Counting Chromosomes and Counting People I have guest Mags Gaulden a Genetic Genealogist and Founder of mitoydna.org/ and the Leader of the WikiTree DNA Innovators Project to discuss Getting started with understanding DNA.   and then I’ll be doing part 2 of my look at Canadian Censuses (did I say that word right?) Looking specifically at the 1921 Census.

    DNA Sites Mentioned
    https://www.GEDmatch.com
    https://Genetic.Family.comhttps://www.DNAGEDCOM.com

    1921 Canadian Census Resources
    https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/census/1921/Pages/introduction.aspx
    https://www.ancestry.ca/search/collections/8991/
    http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2017/statcan/CS98-1921-1-1924.pdf

    How We Got Here Sites
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    YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/c/howwegotheregenealogy


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    • 1 hr 25 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

FranciskaMusic ,

Awesome new Podcast!

Great conversations. So fascinated by genealogy.
Definitely recommend.

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