Ottawa Branch OGS 18 March Meeting

Saturday’s presentation, starting at 1 pm,  is Canadian Records available on FamilySearch and Ancestry, by Lianne Kruger.

This session will review how to find what Canadian records are available, search for ancestors, view the documents and write source citations for both FamilySearch and Ancestry sites. The Canadian pages on the FamilySearch Wiki will also be explored, along with how to create a Table of Records.

Lianne Kruger is a professional genealogist and speaker specializing in Canada, homesteading for U.S. and Canada, video recording family history, and using technology in all aspects of genealogy such as Google Maps, Google Drive and Evernote. She is a member of the board for,  on the advisory board and the webmaster, database and social media chair for Alberta Genealogical Society (AGS). She previously served six years as 1st VP of AGS and two years as President of Red Deer Branch. She earned the AGS President’s award in 2020. Lianne is a member of Associate of Professional Genealogists, AGS, Ontario Ancestors, and National Genealogical Society.

The meeting is hybrid, live in the City of Ottawa Archives, 100 Tallwood Drive (Room 115) and on Zoom.  Register in advance for the Zoom presentation at:

Reminder: Gene-O-Rama will be held virtually on Saturday, 25 March 2023 with six sessions from four top-rated speakers. Ticket holders can view the recorded sessions until April 30, 2023. Details and Tickets at

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