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.

  • 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 (...)

  • John Smith’s Lifetime Achievement Award speech

    by John N. Smith

    John was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Directors Guild of Canada gala at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto on October 26th.
    Below is the eloquent and most moving speech that he gave on this big occasion.
    Introduction by Tim Southam
    We all know about the HBO Revolution, the (...)