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Early Cape Breton newspapers

Early Cape Breton newspapers

vital statistics and items from North Sydney Herald, MacTalla, The Island Reporter, Bras d"Or Gazette, The Hawkesbury Bulletin, Baddeck Telephone, Sydney Daily Record

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Published by Cape Breton Genealogical Society in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by Mildred Howard, C.G.(C).
The Physical Object
Pagination157 :
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18860212M

Civil registration of marriages in Nova Scotia began in , with the introduction of procedures for obtaining a marriage licence. The licence was optional, surviving records are incomplete, and 'calling the banns' remained the preferred procedure for formalizing the marriage ritual. The parallel custom of posting a Marriage Bond, in addition. Cape Breton, the destination of more Hebridean Scots than any other part of the then British Empire. There were to be emigrants from England and Ireland in Gabarus and Margaree, and Acadian settlers in Cheticamp and Isle Madame, but otherwise, Cape Breton was to become another Hebrides, on the other side of the Atlantic.


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OCLC Number: Notes: Includes a surname index and an index to ships in each volume. Description: volumes: Contents: [V. Vital statistics and items from the Cape Breton advocate, ; the Spirit of the times and the Cape Breton free press, ; the Cape Breton spectator, ; Commercial herald, ; the Cape Breton news.

OCLC Number: Notes: Includes indexes. Description: volumes: illustrations: Contents: v. [1]. Cape Breton advocate --Spirit of the times and the Cape Breton free press --Cape Breton spectator --Commercial herald --Cape Breton news and --v Cape Breton news,--Cape Breton. Cape Breton Island (French: île du Cap-Breton—formerly Île Royale; Scottish Gaelic: Ceap Breatainn or Eilean Cheap Breatainn; Mi'kmaq: Unamaꞌkik; or simply Cape Breton) is an island on the Atlantic coast of North America and part of the province of Nova Scotia, Canada.

km 2 (3, sq mi) island accounts for % of Nova Scotia's total on: Early Cape Breton newspapers book Scotia, Canada. The Cape Bretonia -- The Cape Breton news-- The commercial herald-- The trumpet Sydney-- News of the week and Strait of Canso shipping gazette-- Port Hood Early Cape Breton newspapers book, -- The North Sydney herald, -- The North Sydney newsboy, -- The Cape Breton.

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The rapid development of coal mining in the s, followed in by construction of Canada’s first and largest integrated Steel Plant in Sydney, led to a huge influx of immigrants. Find historical newspapers from across the United States and beyond.

Explore newspaper articles and clippings for help with genealogy, history and other research. The Cape Breton Genealogy and Historical Association (CBGHA) is a Nova Scotia registered not-for-profit society located in Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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The adult male was declared dead at the scene on Westmount Road in Sydney. Cape Breton. See also Sydney. Genealogy Ref. CS88 NS69 A1 fol.

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