Monday, 23 June 2014

British Home Children deaths in Canada database

The British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (http://bifhsgo.ca) has placed online a fully searchable database of some 2284 British Home Children deaths in Canada. The database is accessible at http://bifhsgo.ca/cstm_homeChildrenDeaths.php.

BIFHSGO also has several other Home Children databases available, produced in partnership with Library and Archives Canada, including:

Barnardo's Ups and Downs magazine
http://bifhsgo.ca/cstm_upsAndDowns.php

The Fegan Index
http://bifhsgo.ca/cstm_fegan.php

Middlemore Home Children index search
http://bifhsgo.ca/cstm_homeChildren.php

For more on the society's Home Children projects visit http://bifhsgo.ca/cpage.php?pt=4

(With thanks to @BIFHSGO)

Chris

Now available for UK research is the new second edition of the best selling Tracing Your Family History on the Internet: A Guide for Family Historians, whilst my new book British and Irish Newspapers is also now out. And FindmyPast - please reinstate the original Scottish census citations on your new site.

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