Bill's Genealogy Blog

Bill Buchanan is a long-time genealogy enthusiast, living in Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada. This blog will describe my experiences as I research my family history and help others.

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Location: Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada

I am a retired online school teacher. I love family history. Since 2007, I have spent much of my time providing part-time support for the world's largest free family history site This is very rewarding. I have helped others with the Family Tree and related FamilySearch products.
Since April 2010, I have served in the Edmonton Riverbend Family History Centre. I have a FHC blog at Bill's Family History Center Blog For information the Latter-day Saints and family history click

Thursday, May 29, 2008

My mother's father, Richard Samuel Ing, came to Canada from England in 1896 aboard the SS Vancouver. His passenger record is very brief, The link below will open the page of the passenger manifest.
SS VancouverDeparture Port and Date (yyyy/mm/dd): Liverpool, England - 1896-03-05
Londonderry, Ireland - 1896-03-06 Moville, Ireland - [1896-03]
Port and Date of Arrival: Halifax, N.S. - Portland, ME - 1896-03-14
Remarks: List Number: 43, Date of arrival may apply to Halifax only
Reference: RG 76 Microfilm: C-4517 page 2
Port of Embarcation: Liverpool Richard S Ing 14 Child English [bound for] Hamilton [Ontario]
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Blogger JillianGwyn said...

Nice site! I am digging into my family history and hope to put together a geneology blog. great grandparents were born in Mexico and I'm not sure how to go further. I feel stuck.

Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 11:56:00 AM MDT  

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