Family History


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  • Descendants of Solomon and Daisy Fink

    by Ray

    The names and dates of the 5 children, 11 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 36 great-great-grandchildren (so far) of our maternal grandparents Solomon and Daisy Fink.

  • The family tree of the parents of James Smith

    by Serge

    The family tree of the parents of James Smith (1820-1917), who emigrated with his bride Helen McWilliam (1831-1905) from Banffshire, Scotland to Embro, Ontario in 1850.
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1r1TMLjF4FJA669RT-wpwWZX4c2nyiW9e/view?usp=sharing

  • Mot pour Maman

    by Vincent Smith

    L’oraison funèbre pour Marie Smith prononcé par son fils Vincent le 6 juillet 2018 :
    Maman a tenu, longtemps. Sur la fin elle était très faible mais s’accrochait encore. Elle ne parlait plus, avait du mal à nous regarder, mais elle faisait encore des bisous quand on approchait la joue. She did not go (...)

  • "Roughing It in Africa" in World War 2, by Newton Fink

    by Newton Fink

    This colourful account by our uncle Newton Fink of the progression of his "Suicide Squad" up through wild country and deserts in East Africa in late 1940 to encounter the Italians in North Africa was published in the South African journal "PM’s Weekly" on March 2,1941.
    The photo of Newton in (...)