March 20, 2015 at 6:00 pm Ellesmere Community Centre Scarborough

Caribbean Genealogy Symposium The annual Caribbean Genealogy Symposium and Reception was a five-hour session where attendees had the opportunity of “Tracing their African Heritage Caribbean Roots” …Trace by way of overhead video, on a journey by use of unique records and documents available on-line, highlighted repositories of British West Indies islands such as …. Jamaica, Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago, Grenada, St. Vincent & Grenadines, St. Kitts & Nevis, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Guyana and Dominica. This event was well attended by persons of varied age groups, and the final two hours were interactive where persons had the opportunity for more personal disclosure of heritage connections and made affiliations amongst themselves.

get link This initiative was most valuable to the awareness of our young people and their future in preparing to carry on the baton to the next generation, bearing in mind that many of these youths are our first generation Canadians of Caribbean heritage.

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