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Baby of Jennifer HAWN, Searching for Birth Father. First name Larry, an Oil Rigger in Lethbridge area, I believe in 1967-68. I was born to Jennifer in Edmonton and adopted at birth. Any information please e-mail kamdarsmith@hotmail.com , Nanaimo, BC Canada

Karen M. Smith - 2002-03-30 23:35:55

I am researching family names of LIVOJEVIC and KNAVER. I would appreciate any information. LIVOJEVIC from Austria/Yugoslavia. KNAVER from Germany/Hungary. Thank you. , Canada

susan knaver - 2002-03-30 21:40:12

I woudlliek to fidna map that shows the Ireton locality at 30-49-25-w4. Also cananyoen give me any idea how it got its name? Thank you, LaRoux , Ireton, ALB Canada

LaRoux Gillespie - 2002-03-29 21:13:00

TAYLOR, EDMONTON, 1947 : I’m looking for a half sister. She was born Jan 30, 1947, 6 p.m. in Edmonton, Alberta. She was placed for adoption in a ?hospital, or home run by Nuns. The building burnt down and all records were lost. Her birth mother was a 16 year old named (Polly, Dot, Dorothy?) Drummond?. Her birth father was Harold Darling who lived in Calgary, Alberta. He was a firefighter. The mother named the baby Paula and Paula could have married a man called ??McDonald. My sister Shirley and I would like to meet her if she would like to and tell her about her background and the present family members. Thanks. Sylvia (Darling) Taylor , CALGARY, ALBERTA Canada

Sylvia Taylor - 2002-03-29 12:10:33

HARRIS(LETKE)MARY,EDMONTON I am looking for any children,grandchildren of Mary.Please contact me@ my email address. , edmonton, ab Canada

tracy harris - 2002-03-29 10:21:00

BROWN,(possible name BUNTY) born in Alberta 1926. Her parents were farmers in Alberta and there were 4 girls and 1 boy in the family. Baby Boy Brown born August 5, 1946 at U.of A. Hospital and left at the Beulah Home. Adopted in 1948. Birthmom was a waitress/clerk, English, Protestant. 5’6″ 150 lbs. brown hair, blue eyes. Birth father was born U.S.A. Parents were farmers and there were 2 boys and 2 girls in the family. Norweigan descent and Protestants. Any help out there? , Lloydminster, AB Canada

Rhoda Johnson - 2002-03-28 10:41:20

I AM LOOKING FOR MORE INFORMATION REGARDING EDITH TENNANT WILLIS, BURIED IN THE BURNSLAND CEMETERY. SHE DIED MAY 23RD, 1924. SHE IS BURIED IN LOT#10 , BLOCK#16 , SCT.”B”. I WOULD APPRECIATE MORE INFO., AND IF SOMEONE COULD TAKE A PHOTO OF THE TOMBSTONE, I WILL REIMBURSE ALL COSTS. THANK YOU, SHARON , NANAIMO,, B.C. Canada

SHARON FLUNEY - 2002-03-26 20:03:50

HI, I AM STILL SEARCHING DILIGENTLY, FOR WHERE MY GRANDMOTHER IS BURIED-WOULD YOU BE ABLE TO CHECK WESTLOCK, ALBERTA? HER NAME WAS ESTELLA OR STELLA MILDRED ANDERSON- SHE WAS BORN AUG.26TH,1900 AND APPARENTLY WAS MARRIED TO OLIVER ANDERSON. THE STELLA ANDERSON BURIED IN MEDICINE HAT IS NOT OURS! THANK YOU FOR YOUR ASSISTANCE. SHARON ..HER MAIDEN NAME WAS GRANT , nanaimo, B.C. Canada

SHARON FLUNEY - 2002-03-26 10:50:40

We are looking for the Brooks Family that would have lived in Vermillion Ab. I was born in Edmonton University hospital in 1955 and I am looking for my birth mother and father. My mothers maiden name was Brooks and her family lived in Vermillion or the surrounding area. She was 4 ft 11 in and a waitress in Edmonton so I have been told.If you know of this family please contact me . , Ca, Canada

Wes Brooks - 2002-03-26 05:53:00

HARRIS,STAN&MARY,1950’s,Edmonton. I would like any information regarding the names of the children of stan and mary, Mary is deceased,most of the children live in edmonton,please contact me. , edmonton, ab Canada

tracy harris - 2002-03-25 20:50:50

looking for parents of Julia Martineau, from Sturgeon lake, AB area possibly born 1880s or 1890s. (1 spouse: Walter Emmerson Eaton abt. 1903-1911, 2 spouse: ? L’Hirondelle: abt. 1917) , Fort St. John, BC Canada

Carla Eaton - 2002-03-24 10:35:41

Loyie, Lloydminster, 1950’s Further to prior message: My grandfather George was a Veteran of WW1..division unknown…said to have had a brother “Sam” or Samuel Loyie whose last known whereabouts was LacLabiche, Alberta…information from my mother who spoke with him when my grandfather George Loyie died in 1951. Thank you. Emily Morley , Meath Park, Sk Canada

emily morley - 2002-03-23 02:40:00

Loyie, George Lloydminster, Alberta…1950’s Am searching for my g-grandfather Modess Loyie and my grandfather George Loyie. My grandfather George Loyie was born in 1887 in Sweetgrass, Montana but was baptized at St. Joseph the Baptist Roman Catholic church, probably in 1887-1889. George married Marie Louise Rose of Lloydminster, Alberta around 1907? George died in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan in 1951. Thanks for your help. Emily Morley , Meath Park, Sk Canada

emily morley - 2002-03-23 01:03:00

( WILLIAMSON, 1830, PETTERSON, or Peterson, 1862 & HAMILTON)I am looking for information on ANNA “ANNIE” PETTERSON or PETERSON-born 1826; died Jan. 29, 1898, of Pneumonia, at age 72 years. She was a housekeeper.Her Dr. was L.H.Wheeler, MD. Her parents were JOHN PETTERSON-from England; and MARY HAMILTON, from Scotland. Information would greatly appreciated. , Dunnellon, FL. USA

Christine Perkins - 2002-03-22 10:52:30

Grandfather: Joesph BELHOMME (Bellam). Grandmother: Marie Louise BEAVER(BELHOMME). Grandfather: Francis MINNUSISSA-MUSKWA (Catt/Muskwa). Grandmother: Maggie GLADUE(Muskwa. Where were they born, name of bothers, sister, parents. , Canada

vme - 2002-03-19 15:40:15

HELLER, WETASKIWIN, ~1910 I am looking for information about the birth of Agnes Heller in Wetaskwin, Alberta around 1910. She and her family were only in the area for a few years (up to 10 years) before moving to Wisconsin, USA. Any help and direction would be greatly appreciated. , Wetaskiwin, AL Canada

Kay - 2002-03-18 12:25:00

Elsie Elizabeth, Montour,June,11, 1932,Maple Creek, Saskatchewan Mother – Marie Laframboise Father – Isidore (Isadore) Montour , Edmonton, AB Canada

Brenda Hatt - 2002-03-18 00:20:00

mcguggan,edmonton,1979 alice mycousin born in sk, maiden name Sanderson nurse at Brandon yrs ago,lived at Alameda as a child father George Sanderson, adoptee Blood family believed to be mainprize , emo, on Canada

ruby gillies - 2002-03-17 14:01:00

BOYD, Penhold, 1899-1903. My BOYD family resided in the little hamlet of Penhold (near Red Deer) in it’s early days. The BOYD family consisted of David and Minnie and their children: John James, William Henry, Grace, Blanche, and Charles Theodore. The two older children, John and William, attended the Penhold school. I’m interested in any information on the Penhold area between 1899-1903 and would like to know if any school photos or other photos exist for this time period. This is a repost of a query I submitted on Feb 11, 2000. It is still current, but please note my new e-mail address. , WA USA

Cheryl Meyer - 2002-03-16 15:41:50

EXHAM, LIONEL(d. 1954), EDMONTON, from SHROPSHIRE, ENGLAND. Wife WALKER, BESSIE, from SCOTLAND Any info would be appreciated. , Edmonton, AB Canada

Sharon Exham - 2002-03-16 11:14:00

LAMMIE, W.W., EDMONTON, emigrated 1917 with wife WAUGH, NETTIE (JANET) from CARLUKE, SCOTLAND Any info would be appreciated. , Edmonton, AB CANADA

Sharon Exham - 2002-03-16 11:02:10

MERRILL or MERRILS, Edmonton, 1977-1924/GREIG, Alberta, 1881-present Looking for information on Emma Stephens, b. 1866 in Ontario, married to James or John Merrils(Merrill) and their descendants. Also Mary Elizabeth Stephens, b. 1872 in Ontario, married to unknown Greig, and their descendants. , Campbellford, ON Canada

Barbara Samson-Willis - 2002-03-15 14:22:33

FODOR: Looking for any Fodor family members who lived in the Edmonton area in the 1970’s. If anyone can help i would greatly appreciate it. , Vernon, BC Canada

Tracey - 2002-03-14 12:40:20

Piche or Pische, Sophie or Sophia wife of Robert(Bob)Heron (trapper & fur trader for HBC) of Ft. Chipewyan & Uranium City. Any information regarding history & ancestory would be appreciated. Related to “Jumbo” who lives in Ft. Chip. Believe she was related to Maurice Piche signatory of Treaty 8 in Ft. Chipewyan. Daughters Marjorie & Olive live in Edmonton. , Beaumont, Ab Canada

John - 2002-03-14 05:12:00

I am looking for anyone who may have known Oscar Sorensen, a Danish immigrant who worked in the Peace River area from approx. 1928 – 1939. He loved to dance and was very sociable. Thanks , Canada

Sorensen, Peace River country, 1930’s - 2002-03-13 14:10:51

hi i was wondering if someone can help me obtain a copy of an article that was on the front page of the leduc representative weekly paper on nov 1 1918 issue that was about local couple charles and alice broholm died 24 hours apart of the flu epidemic..if you can help id be so greatful. thank you , leduc, alberta Canada

marlene - 2002-03-13 13:50:20

HAMILL, LAGESON, Edmonton, Strathcona. Looking for any information regarding these surnames, especially: My grandparents, Melvin Robert Lee HAMILL (b 1920?, d May 1, 1973) and his wife Gladys Muriel (LAGESON); Melvin’s brother Alec HAMILL (may have died in 2000), and either of Alec’s children, Tom HAMILL and Maureen HAMILL (may be married). Also, my ggrandparents HAMILL lived at 11546-97 Ave, Edmonton, which they sold around 1960 or so. If you have information about any HAMILLs or LAGESONs in the Edmonton & surrounding areas, I would GREATLY appreciate it. Thanks in advance, Lalita :o) , Surrey, BC Canada

Lalita Hamill - 2002-03-12 10:54:10

BUZIAK, Josef (Joe) son of the late John & Eva Buziak left the family farm (in Alta)at age of 16/17 years, was heard from once during the 40’s, has not been heard from since then, may have died in Brooks, Alta. if name is familiar or you have any info would love to hear! , Oshawa, ont Canada

BUZIAK - 2002-03-10 12:35:00

schickerowski, Bashaw Alberta 1900 to present. I am searching for family members of my grandfathers half brother. His name is Otto Schickerowsky, and he lived and raised his family in and around Bashaw and central Alberta. Any help would be appreciated. , Campbell River,, bc Canada

sharon schickerowsky pickering - 2002-03-07 13:50:10

1964 – any births. , Edmonton, Alb Canada

Cook - 2002-03-06 21:35:50

Looking for any Arial Families in Alberta, any years , Ottawa , ON Canada

Denise Viau - 2002-03-05 01:05:20

hello was wondering if anyone in leduc would be willing to take picture and email it or send in mail picture of 3 graves w/headstones all together in leduc cemetery.names are charles,alice,margaret Broholm.i live in seattle and have no way to visit myself.would be so grateful. , leduc, alberta Canada

marlene - 2002-03-04 10:50:40

searching for any info on alice ellen hays, my mom, deceased 1969, raised in alberta, born uk, orphaned, married to one thomas w. quaife, 1930 had 4 children, widowed, moved to bc in 40s, possible connection to one walt hays, loved in edgerton area and a place called vanrena, now fairview, can anyone help, ty, leona wraight. , surrey, b.c. Canada

leona wraight - 2002-03-03 14:20:10

Clarence Leo Carbol , Edmonton, ab Canada

Carbol - 2002-03-02 23:14:10

broholm,charles and alice, leduc canadai have been searching for any info on my greatgrandparents and today got a response on their names and where they are buried.they lived in leduc died in 1918 from the flu .my grandma said they spoke danish but was young when they died i dont know where they came from but if anyone can help with info that would be wonderful , leduc, alberta Canada

marlene - 2002-02-27 10:00:00

SPENCER or SPENSER, Ralph-(born approximately 1926), last known to be in Milo area of Alberta. Mother name Eva?(housekeeper for James Smith), older sister Fern, and older brother Murray.Birth father is James Smith(deceased in 1945) Older children of James Smith (Christina, James and Violette) are interested in contact. Christina and James are deceased and Violette interested in contact. , Langley, B.C. Canada

Elaine Sharpe - 2002-02-26 13:43:34

HOLLAND, WABAMUN, 1926-1994 – I am seeking leads on Jack Mancklin Holland (b. 1926, d. 1994) who is buried in Wabamun Cemetery, Parkland Co., Alberta. I believe that he may be a distant relative of my mother-in-law. Any advice or information would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. , Manteca, CA USA

Scott Erickson - 2002-02-25 05:13:10

HUNCZEK(HUNCZAK/HUNCHAK),WOSTOK, 1898. Seeking information about Wasyl and Maria and children for a Family Tree , Goilden, CO USA

Eugene A Moisey Sr - 2002-02-25 01:51:00

SMITH,HAMIER,NAISMITH; I am looking for anyone who has info on a James Smith who was married to a Agnes Naismith. Agnes also had a sister Bertha wo was married to Alex Hector. Im really at a brick wall and trying to find info and hopefully family still living. Thanks Robin , Edmonton Albertat, Canada

Robin Pardus - 2002-02-24 02:01:00

WILLIAMSON, Harold S. Edmonton. D: Nov. 22, 1982. The Edmonton Fancy Pigeon & Poultry Assoc intends to recognize early poultry fanciers of Northern Alberta. Harold and his brother Walt were two such persons. Searching for others who kept and exhibited fancy poultry and pigeons in the region in the early years. Snapshots of the Williamsons and others to be included in a Poultry Hall of Fame publication later this year. Kindly submit information to Pat Tully, Stony Plain, using my email. , Stony Plain, AB Canada

Pat Tully - 2002-02-22 14:30:30

GIRLING: (Calgary) Does anyone know of a Jack (Richard J.) GIRLING and Greta (Margaret) GIRLING, married in Calgary in about 1942? In 1954 they moved to Vancouver, BC., till about 1972. , Camrose, AB Canada

Maxine - 2002-02-20 13:04:00

I am searching for Bordians who’s ancestors are from Moldova exactly from the region of Soroca(Solcani village) and also for Poddubnyis from Ukraine who have been imigrated after the second world war. If u have some information about their location or how to find them just msg me! Thank You , Soroca, Moldova

Bordian Vadim - 2002-02-18 14:12:42

I am searching for Bordians who’s ancestors are from Moldova exactly from the region of Soroca(Solcani village) and also for Poddubnyis who have been imigrated after the second world war. If u have some information about their location or how to find them just msg me! Thank You , Soroca, Moldova

Bordian Vadim - 2002-02-18 14:11:50

Williams, Edmonton, 1913 or earlier – I am looking for a Samuel Williams born England 1863 who may have emigrated from England to Canada and settled in Edmonton. Also seeking information on Robert H Williams who emigrated from England in April 1913 and last Canadian address is listed as Edmonton on his border crossing record of August 1913. Robert may have been staying with brother Samuel. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you. Ann Croto (G-daughter of Robert) , Albany, NH USA

Ann W Croto - 2002-02-17 13:10:10

GANSKE, WILHELM OR KARL – Looking for all decendants of Wilhelm or Karl GANSKE, or of their spouses AMELIA CONRAD, AND JULIA HUMPH. Karl and Wilhelm were brothers. Karl GANSKE and Julia HUMPH had the following children: Julia, Olga, Rita, Hellen, William, and Lydia. Wilhelm GANSKE and Amelia CONRAD had the following children: William, Edward, Helena, Theodore, Herman, Otto, Olga, Charles. After Karl’s wife Julia and his brother Wilhelm died, Karl GANSKE married his sister-in-law Amelia CONRAD. They had the following children: Ida and Ernest. If anyone has any information on any of these people, their decendants, or what happened to them, please contact me at the email address below. Thank you in advance. , Trenton, ON Canada

Brenda Ganske - 2002-02-10 10:40:00

DECOINE,DECOYNE,CARDINAL< I am looking for infomation on PIERRE CARDINAL/DECOYNE’S grandparents. I have found information stating that his parents were SUSANNE DECOYNE and SOSOWAPAS CARDINAL(SASHAWAPAS CARDINAL) (SHESHAWAPAS CARDINAL) (SISAWAPAS CARDINAL) I would like to find out the names of SOSOWAPAS’S PARENTS. I have found information on SUSANNE DECOYNE’s parents; KEENAKWANACHEEWANNOK (indian mother) and ? DECOYNE (FATHER) ANY INFORMATION ON THESE PEOPLE WOULD BE VERY MUCH APPRECIATED , BC Canada

Candice - 2002-02-05 20:05:00

I am searching for Leesa McKay from Markham, Ontario born around 1970-71. I am Heather Stainrod’s sister and can be reached at pacificballantynes@yahoo.ca if I have the right Leesa, or not, can you please contact me. Thanks in advance, Cheryl , Canada

Leesa McKay - 2002-02-05 13:45:10

HOULE, FLAMMAND I am looking for information on THERESE (nee HOULE) and JOSEPH FLAMMAND I have found information stating that Therese was on the MUSKEG LAKE TREATY LIST and that Joseph was residing at THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION in MONTANA. There daughter JUSTINE FLAMMAND was born in PINCHER CREEK in 1894. I am looking for information on the convent/orphange that she and her siblings went to. please contact me at candice@metisnation.zzn.com , BC Canada

Candice - 2002-02-05 10:53:20

MOIGNON(MOYAN) I am looking for information on the parents of AUGUSTIN dit OSKISIK MOIGNON born 1849 at Fort Pitt… I have found info stating that his mother is KENISTENOOKWAY (indian) and ? MOIGNON as his father. if anyone has some more information please contact me at candice@metisnation.zzn.com , BC Canada

Candice - 2002-02-05 10:40:30

MADS OLSEN( Olson) born Jan 5, 1908 NORWAY. Was in Calgary, AB in 1927 Married a Finnish woman ( unknown name) died before 1968 Would like to find location of Grave. Would like to locate any descendents. I’m looking for a friend from Norway. , AB Canada

Norma - 2002-02-04 11:13:20