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Hough,Lester, Wert Looking for any info on this member, trying to track down relatives

Holly Harvey - 2015-09-27 09:09:57


Looking for information regarding a Courtney Sutton Lythgoe, his wife Clara (Adams?), and his children Douglas Leighton (b.Aug 5, 1937) and Lillith (b. around 1930). I know they were in Athabasca region for a while, but Douglas Leighton was born in Edmonton. The records show a Courtney Lythgoe residing in Edmonton from 1932 to 1940. Thanks in advance for any help/leads. Cathleen

Cathleen Lythgoe - 2015-09-27 09:09:34

Gordon and Paul families

I am looking for documentation for the burial of Ruth Gordon Paul who, I understand, died in 1941 and was buried in Nanton. Also for the burial of her father, James Gordon, who died in 1891 and was buried in Nanton. Thank You.

Rev. Richard C. Gordon - 2015-08-25 08:54:30

Genealogy on Grandmother

I am looking for information on my Grandmother, who imigrated from USA, and prior to this, Switzerland. I believe that she died in Edson, Alta in 1962. Her surname from second marriage was Tran, and from her first marriage was Emrick. Any info would be appreciated. Thanks, Shirley M. Wilson (Crawford)

Tran (Emrick), Edson, 1962 - Death record on Grandmother - 2015-08-25 08:50:48

Looking for Sister: Patricia (Rooney) born approx 1955

Rooney -- Edmonton, Oakville, Hamilton, 1955 Looking for Patti or Patty or Patricia (Rooney), Mother Vicky. Patti was born approx 1955 in Hamilton or Oakville area. Father was Francis "Frank" Rooney, a Jeweler at "Paiges".Employer name was Mr Lepp. John Michael Rooney Hamilton, Canada - Original Post: Thursday, January 27, 2005 at 7:4325

ROONEY - Francis (Frank), daughter Patricia, Mother Vicky - 2015-08-25 08:48:28

Daryl Wayne Cederstrand

Born November 2, 1958 in the Grace Hospital in Calgary, AB. Nurse in charge was Lt. Esther Duggan.. Daryl, your birth Mother, Helen (Cederstrand) Warrington who now lives in B.C, would like to contact you. Helen, my cousin, is now 79 years old and is battling cancer. It has always been her dream tto make contact with you.

Carol Sage - 2015-08-17 14:34:17

Francis (Frank) Xavier Donald

DONALD, Francis [Frank] Xavier, EDMONTON, 1918 I am looking for information regarding the birth parents of my father Francis [Frank] Xavier Donald who was born in or around Edmonton in or about 1918. He was given up for adoption at birth. Dad attended school in Edmonton. He also served in the RCAF in England during the 2nd world war. He worked as a Funeral Director after the war.

D'Arcy Donald - 2015-08-05 15:17:50

Looking for my father

Last Name Drolet: Location: Edmonton, Alberta Canada I was born Crystal Marie Drolet, but after my adoption my name was changed. My Biological Mother is Karen Drolet. She was in her 20's when she had me. My birth announcement states my fathers name was "Jim". I can't seem to get any information out of her about who my father is. I don't have a last name or anything. I had heard once that he had another family while he was with her, but I don't know. I have 2 older brothers from different fathers. I was born in May of 1985. So if anyone knows anything I'd be eternally grateful!

Annie Dyberg (aka: Crystal Marie Drolet) - 2015-07-22 01:13:05


Hello all... My name is Debbi Moore and I am seeking information regarding the family of Ann (e) Romaniuk, resident of Vegreville circa 1946 -47 for genealogical reasons pertaining to a family history. Ann was born in 1920 or thereabouts and I am looking for info re: parents, siblings, spouse and off spring for the family tree. Many thanks for any replies! Please contact me at debrahmoore@yahoo.ca if you can help fill in the blanks for me! Thank you!

Debbi Moore - 2015-07-22 00:19:18

Looking for information on Birth Mom

I am looking for any relatives or information related to Norma Jean Ross (married name Miller). She was married to Bill Miller in 1963 and they lived in and passed away in Calgary. Any ancestors would be appreciated. Email with information. Thanks!

Valeria Anne Getten (born Miller) - 2015-07-22 00:04:10

Family Tree

I am building my family tree and i am looking for any information for Wasylena and Gregory Nickolaychuk from Pakan Alberta. Wasylena passed away in the spanish flu and Gregory passed away in 1942. The had three sons John, Metro and William. Gregory remarried Kathrine Gurmeza in 1920. Any help would be appreiciated.

Nickolaychuk - 2015-07-21 23:58:48

Florence Belcourt/Courtepatte

Looking for information on my great grandmother Florestine (Florence) Belcourt and my grandmother Hazel. Florence married Edward Courtepatte. I am trying to find the birth place of my grandmother Hazel. I believe they were from Alberta and came to BC.

Tasha - 2015-07-21 23:56:29

Johnston's of Stony Plain / Edmonton

Looking for the Johnston family of Stony Plain, Alberta / Edmonton. Wife Ann Tkach (deceased), husband Charles 'Chuck' Robertson Johnston. Charles was previously married and had two kids with that wife. Both Charles and his brother James 'Jim' Johnston (deceased, of Ottawa) played in junior and AHL hockey in the late 40's early fifties.

Jade S - 2015-07-21 23:47:30

half sister

looking for ed and Darlene bittner, fom Calgary alberta. Urgently seeking to relay message regarding her father. Half brother Anthony (tony) woods, Campbell river, b.c.

joan nunweiler - 2015-07-16 09:25:24

Joseph Samlin

Samlin, Lethbridge, 1928 - I am trying to find someone who is connected with Joseph Samlin born 1866 in Cork, died 1928 Lethbridge. Joseph was married to Elizabeth Agnes Bland born 1857 in Lancaster, England. Their daughter was Ethel May who married Edmund Alec Turner. They emigrated in 1907.

Richard Bland - 2015-07-09 11:13:50