Hi all, Just a quick note to let you all know that Ancestry.com is allowing free access to 40million+ records in their military collection from New Zealand, Australia, US, UK, and Canada. The free access is available from 22nd to 26th April, 2011. Go to the following link to begin your research. http://www.ancestry.com.au/anzac2011 Happy Hunting.
Did you spot Hunting Kiwis in The Press weekend edition this week? No? Shame, it was a great write up! I hope to be able to upload a digitized image of the article soon. We have had some generous donations, so thank you all for your support. Oh, and we’ve started up a Facebook Page, … Continue reading
That’s right, another cemetery has been added! This time it’s the gorgeous wee rural cemetery located on the outskirts of Glentunnel in the Selwyn District of Canterbury. It may be small, but this cemetery is packed with interesting old gravestones. If you ever find yourself in Glentunnel, be sure to check out the museum, it’s … Continue reading
We’re still here and we’re still out there recording Canterbury’s cemeteries! The cute wee cemetery in the grounds of St George’s church in Kirwee has been photographed and added to the Hunting Kiwis blog. Dominant families in this cemetery are FRIZZELL, KELLY, AND ROPER. We have a lot of work in progress including Darfield Catholic … Continue reading