Projects Update for Sept 2023

Projects Report – Sept. 24, 2023
Rick Brown #1815
Projects Chair

Now that Fall is here, it is hoped that more members will be interested in contributing some time to indexing one of our ongoing projects.  Contact or

Cummins Map Indexing
• 19 areas still being indexed.

Pedigree Charts Indexing
• We are now creating a database of all our members Charts from the 1980’s.
• Stage 2 will be to do the same with donated family histories.
• Stage 3 will be new member donated charts.

Local History Book Indexing
• With the simpler criteria more books have been indexed, but many more to do.
• It’s easy to do from the comfort of home. Please let us know if you would like to help.

Guardians of All Cemeteries Listing
• If you are interested, please e-mail

Newspaper Obits 1953 – 1968
• We have one member working on the project and more are welcome, it can be done from home or by coming in to the M G S.

Portage La Prairie Newspaper Indexing
• Looking for someone from Portage la Prairie as it is only available in their library.

Henderson’s Directories alphabetical Index

• A personal project has been completed.
• An alphabetical index A – Z for the years from 1880 – 1965 on Peel library web site.
• If you are interested a Beta copy available on request from

Municipality Data Package

• A personal project has been completed.
• A collection of information relating to Old and New municipalities, cross reference, maps, and print link to all individual municipality maps. (17 pages).
• Beta copy available on request from


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