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County of Ponoka GenWeb Project's
Useful Links

GenWeb Project Sites Worldwide

Sites with "Genealogy Links"

Genealogical Organizations

Links to "other subject" sites that may be useful when researching family history

Libraries

Sites with "Ponoka County" family histories

ListServs, Mailing Lists, & Query Sites

 


GenWeb Projects Worldwide
Although these sites are not all affiliated, the premise of providing free access to genealogical information is the basis of all of the projects. The sites all have helpful resources, and a variety of useful research initiatives are being undertaken. Definitely worth a look!
County of Ponoka GenWeb Project >> Home site of the County of Ponoka GenWeb Project - for Ponoka County related research, this will be of interest
County of Ponoka GenWeb
Project's Historical Archives
>> The archives site of the County of Ponoka GenWeb Project - for Ponoka County related research, this will be of interest
County of Ponoka GenWeb
Project's Historical Archives
 
Alberta GenWeb Project >> First class site with lots of initiatives, transcriptions of various useful records, provincial and national resources, excellent query network and links to all county projects
Canada GenWeb Project >> Lead site for Canada with links to all Provincial projects
USGenWeb Project >> Excellent resources, initiatives & archives with links to all State projects
NorthAmGenWeb Project >> Information and links to the country projects in North America
BritishIslesGenWeb Project >>Information and links to the country projects in the British Isles
WorldGenWeb Project >> Information and links to the various regional projects around the world

Links to Genealogical Organizations
Alberta Genealogical Society
Contains links to their regional branches
throughout the province of Alberta
Prince of Wales Armouries Heritage Centre
#116, 10440 - 108 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5H 3Z9
Phone: 403-424-4429
Fax: 403-423-8980
Email
Alberta Family Histories Society PO Box 30270, Station B,
Calgary, AB T2M 4P1
Email
Germans from Russia Heritage Society - Alberta Chapter 247 Huntridge Way NE
Calgary, AB, T2K 4C4
Contact: George Dorscher
La Societe Genealogigue du Nord-Ouest #200, 10008 - 109 Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 1M4
Lethbridge Family History Center 1912 - 10th Avenue South
Lethbridge, AB T1K 0B7
Mennonite Historical Society 2946 - 32 Street NE
Calgary, AB T1Y 6J7
Email
Société Historique et Généalogique de Smoky River P.O. Box 224,
Donnelly, AB T0H 1G0
The Internet Guide to Genealogical & Historical Societies Society Hill - Societies and their addresses in Canada (searchable) - includes the addresses for the First Nation reservations as well.

Links to Libraries and their Catalogues ...
Parkland Regional Library Local library near Ponoka County - lots of local resources - search their catalogue - interlibrary loan program available Location: 5404 56 Avenue
Lacombe, Alberta T4L 1G1

phone (403) 782 3850
fax (403) 782 4650

Ponoka Jubilee Library

Access their holdings catalogue
A LOCAL Ponoka County library (their catalogue can be searched using the Parkland Regional Library engine above)
Location: 5110 - 48 Avenue
Ponoka, Alberta
Mail: Box 4610, Ponoka, AB T4J 1R6
Phone: (403) 783-3843 or
Fax: 403-783-6745 or EMAIL
Librarian: Hilda Raugust
Rimbey Municipal Library A LOCAL Ponoka County library (their catalogue can be searched using the Parkland Regional Library engine above)
Mail: Box 1130, Rimbey T0C 2J0
Calgary Public Library Search their catalogue for Alberta resources  
Edmonton Public Library Searchable - lots of Alberta resources  
National Library of Canada All about Canada - searchable  

Links to other sites with "Genealogy Links" Pages ...
AGI
Member of the Internet Genealogical Directory
Excellent collection of interanational sites...
Alberta Family Histories Society
Excellent collection of links to every subject you can think of!
Barrel of Genealogical Links
Mostly US information, but some Canadian
Cyndi's List of Genealogical Links
Acknowledged as one of the best directories
The Mining Company
Acknowledged as one of the best directories
The Genealogy Home Page
Lots of great links
Link-O-Mania
Useful Canadian links
WebTies
Useful Canadian links
Canadian Genealogy Resources - Alberta page
Useful Alberta links

Links to "Other" Subjects that may be useful for researching family history
Alberta Adoption
Alberta Adoptee Index Page - Information about adoption in Alberta
Ancient Faces: Visual Genealogy Exchange Visit this site to see thousands of pictures posted by other family researchers. Check out the search engine you can add to your own website..
Canadian Adoption Registry
Registry of Canadian Adoptees/Parents
Cemetery Photos: Where the Past Continues to Live Visit this site to search the many pictures of grave/headstones posted by other family researchers.
Books-We-Own, Canada (Alberta Section)
Compilation of "Look-up" volunteers in Canada from Rootsweb
GenDoor: The Genealogy Doorway A search engine devoted to genealogy - add your site or find others..
Genealogy Helplist Canada
Compilation of "Look-up" volunteers in Canada
Canadian Military Information
Canadian Military Genealogical FAQ
Canadiana
All types of info on Canada (non governmental page)
Open Directory Project (dmoz) Listing of Alberta genealogy sites

Sites with "Ponoka County" related family histories
Site Name:
Researcher/Contact:
County Surnames:
The Ravnsborgs of Canada
Glenn Jacob Ravnsborg
Ravnsberg, Vold
The Garner (Gerner) Family History
Helen Carter
Garner
It's Judy.com!
Judy Wallis White
Gee
Minimal connections:
The Bateman and Adams Family History
Jen Christine Bateman
Jones, Adams, Evans
The Robert Luther Davis Family History
Robert Warren Davis
Davis
The Decendants of Andrew Moore
Edward (Ted) Arthur Evans
Girling
The Kirchner Family History
A. Dianne Tonnies
Kirchner, Muellen
The Cline Hetsler Family Tree Site
Darold M. Blanchard
Cerveny, Brown

Mailing List & Query Sites
Rootsweb mailing lists
Listing of all of the mailing lists available at Rootsweb - several Canadian sites worth reviewing..
Alberta mailing list Alberta obit mailing list ROOTS-L - the original!!
County of Ponoka Query Page / Message Board Alberta Message Boards

 

 

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