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The Graham and Peterson Families

The Graham and Peterson Families

Posted: 28 Nov 2009 1:35AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Peterson, Graham
Currently, I am searching for information on my family history, as it is one thing that really means tons to me. It will mean even more because several members of my family have either passed away or are having troubles. It would really mean a lot if anyone with information could contact me and let me know. Thanks in advanced,

Nathan Graham

Re: The Graham and Peterson Families

Posted: 28 Nov 2009 2:35AM GMT
Classification: Query
Can't help such common last names without first names and possible dates.

Re: The Graham and Peterson Families

Posted: 28 Nov 2009 3:33AM GMT
Classification: Query
Ok the first and last names of my parents are Marla Joan Peterson and Richard Kenneth Graham. Hope this helps

Re: The Graham and Peterson Families

Posted: 28 Nov 2009 7:50AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: GRAHAM,PETERSON
Hi Nathan, Many GRAHAM and PETERSON families.
Always helps others help you - if you can provide as much information as possible - Given Names, Ages/Years of birth etc - perhaps family connections.
Time frame - for the research etc.
There are Census availble -1901,1906,1911,1916
Western Land Grants - Homesteads
National Archive of Canada - Soldiers of WW1

Do you know When, Where? any of the family members passed away?
Obituaries - may show names and locations of other family members - current to the time. You could then follow this up - or request help.

City Directories - for the time frame - will give you an idea where the family lived.

Alberta GenWeb Local History Books
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canab/looknewe.html
Check the indexes for the books mentioned .
Search Alberta Heritage Digitalization Project.

In the Early 1940's we had The National Registration of All Canadians over the age of 16 years - This information is available - the cost $48.15 [a few years ago]

Cheers & Good Luck, Stella

Re: The Graham and Peterson Families

Posted: 28 Nov 2009 5:54PM GMT
Classification: Query
The Master Surname Index (not online) (mostly burials in Alberta cemeteries) of the Alberta Genealogical Society lists some 800 GRAHAM names but none that fit your query.

For further research please contact the Research Services Committee of the Edmonton Branch.
Alberta Genealogical Society
http://abgensoc.ca/

Peter
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