John Nelson Burns and Catherine Kirk

Thursday, March 25, 2021

My wife’s great-great-grandfather John Nelson Burns was born in May 1837, in Freetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada, eldest son of John Nelson Burns...

Alexander Kushnir - Valemount

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

My wife’s grandfather, Alexander Kushnir, was born in Shubranetz, Bukovina Austria on 5 April 1897. The following are some comments made by Alex’s son...

John Alexander McLeod - Freighting on the McKenzie River in the 1930's

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

My wife’s great-grandparents are John Alexander McLeod, born in 1867 in Kincardin, Bruce County, Ontario and Annie Jane Burns, born 20 March 1873 in...

Return Flight from New York to Nome Alaska Crashes in Valemount, 1929

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

We received the following picture from Mary (Kushnir) Lebans, daughter of Alex and Dora (Lukain) Kushnir. There was no information on the back of the...