An INDEX of BIRTH, MARRIAGE & DEATH NOTICES FROM MANITOBA NEWSPAPERS Volume 4 (1886)
This book lists all the birth, marriage and death notices from Manitoba newspapers for 1886. It references the name and date of the newspaper in which the entry can be found. It takes it’s information from 26 different newspapers from the Birtle Observer to the Free Press Weekly. For the genealogist, this index lets you know where to look for your family information. This list is from all the available English and French language newspapers published in Manitoba in 1886.
The book contains five pages of abbreviations for names of newspapers, family relationships, religious abbreviations, occupations and land/geographical abbreviations as well as standard province and state abbreviations. There is one map showing where the provincial boundaries were and a map of Canada giving the names of various regions of Canada. There are a few photos scatter throughout the book at the head of each section. Please see the Table of Contents image for more detail.
About the Author(s)
This publication was a project of the Manitoba Genealogical Society and in particular the Special Projects Book Committee. Kathleen Rooke Stokes was the Committee Chair, an Editor & Researcher. The Manitoba Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Historical Preservation and Promotion Award was awarded on May 11, 2017, to Ms. Kathleen Stokes of the Manitoba Genealogical Society.
No one can achieve such results without having a splendid team of people behind them. Contributing to this book was G. Lorne Harris, Layout Design and Compiler, as well as Chairman of Publications, Ida Somers, Data Entry and researchers Florence Cox & Kathleen Stokes. The cover was designed by the late Gordon Breckman.
Publisher : Manitoba Genealogical Society, Inc.
Printer: Industrial Art & Printing, Winnipeg, MB
Language : English
Softcover with spiral binding : 117 pages
ISBN : 0-921622-29-5
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