Kent Branch Ontario Ancestors The Ontario Genealogical Society

Upcoming Presentations

July & Aug – No presentations 

Friday September 10, 2021 7:00 pm

That Bubblin’ Crude: Early Oil in Kent County

Deanna Bullard (Museum Curator at Petrolia) with a presentation of the Zone Township area titled “That Bubblin’ Crude: Early Oil in Kent County”.

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Friday October 8, 2021 7:00 pm

The Woman in the Photo – Discovering my Indigenous Heritage

Rachel Cyr will discuss how her research into the mysterious Captain Keating of Chatham eventually led to discover her Ojibwe roots from Wikwemikong and St. Joseph Island.

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Friday November 12, 2021 7:00 pm

Secrets & Surprises in the Family Tree

Genealogical research can occasionally reveal skeletons in the tree, or some very nice surprises. Brian Anderson joins us to share a few skeletons from his Kent County heritage along with a couple nice surprises. Brian will seek to provide details as to where the records were found, and hopefully open doors for you to find your own surprises.

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Dec, Jan & Feb – No Presentations