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From: "Muriel Davidson" <>
Subject: Re: [Ont] B C In Ontario.
Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2001 14:12:21 -0500
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----- Original Message -----
From: Kathie Orr <>
Sent: Saturday, December 22, 2001 1:50 PM
Subject: RE: [Ont] B C In Ontario.
> Where did you get the location "B C"? Was it from a document written in
> 1818, or was it from a record generated in the 1900's?
> In what context was it used -- was it given for a birth location, a death
> location or as a place were your ancestor lived? Who gave the information
> and when did they give it? Was it given as a birthplace on someone's death
> record? Did the person know or was it a guess.
> If you can give us those details, it may help with "B C".
> Kathie Orr
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Viola Seward" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Friday, December 21, 2001 11:24 AM
> Subject: [Ont] B C In Ontario.
> > Hello fellow listers and searchers. Well today i start searching for a
> > B C in Ontario. All these years i knew BC had to be British Columbia.
> > But have finally got it into my head there were no land boundaries in
> > 1800 or 1818. Also my ggggrandmother married a Tremblay who was born in
> > Quebec. So looked at my map for some time then thought " Oh what the
> > heck look some where else for a while". There is a long story behind my
> > family and if only i could get the first part of it done i would be
> > fine. My Marie Landry was Metis or from a tribe. Married or Supposedly
> > married Duncan McDougall. Had daughter Catherine McDougall in 1818.
> > Duncan McDougall also died in 1818. Now according to Gail Morins pages a
> > Chippewa Landry family lived near Lake Superior. Now my Duncan died at
> > Lake Superior. So could there have been a city, Village, Town or Reserve
> > with the initials B C around Lake Superior in 1818?
> > Thank you.
> > Viola.
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