British Immigrants in Montreal Blog

Stories about British Immigrants who lived in Montreal, Quebec and the organizations and companies they founded over the years will appear here as they are created.

Mother's Mincemeat Recipe

This traditional British mincemeat recipe was passed down to Nell Waddell from her mother Ellen Mary Shill (nee Bartholomew).

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William Ford
of Stockton, Durham, England

My father, William Ford emigrated to Canada on the Montroyal in 1929 under the BICA program. He was 19 years old. His home life in England had been unstable

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of Stockton, Durham, England"

Remembrance Days Celebrated

Check out the new video regarding Remembrance Day 2020

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The 6th Hussars

The 6th Hussars, formally known as the 6th Royal Duke of Connaught's Hussars, had a Reserve company of which Jim Waddell became a 2nd Lieutenant.

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Genealogy Services

I can provide a variety of genealogy services, from local or online research, to oral history interviewing to transcription of that interview.

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