Residential Schools

The Kent Branch meeting of the Ontario Genealogical Society was held on Friday, June 12th, 2015 at 7:00pm at St. Andrew’s Residence, 99 Park St., Chatham. Geraldine Robertson discussed this period in Canadian history when native children were removed from the influence of their families and culture to indoctrinate them into the dominant Canadian culture. The presentation was live streamed and is also available to view on-line.