Month: December 2021

Find A Real Treasure: Surname Interest List

Helping Hands Outreach Program at Quinte Branch:  … to facilitate research collaboration, brick wall demolition, and cousin finding. This SIL replaces the Surname Interest List published annually in our December issue of the Quinte Searchlight newsletter. We intend to publish updates here, twice a year, on or about June and December. The SIL is comprised

Quinte Searchlight Newsletter – December

Volume 16: Issue 4 – December 2021 Seasons Greetings from the Quinte Branch Leadership Team by Sharron Buttler • Message from the Chair by Patrick Goodmurphy • Message from the Quinte Branch Past Chair by Terry Buttler • Great Moments Presentations by Jane Simpson • Membership in Quinte Branch OGS by Heather Semper • Grappling with Grave Markers

Unwrap Your Gift from the Quinte Branch

Several databases covering the Quinte area and transcriptions for 300 cemeteries in Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward Counties have been released free for Quinte Branch members to view, a value of almost $1500.00 if purchased individually. These valuable resources are found in the “Members’ Lounge”, an area of the website reserved for Quinte Branch members.

Membership Has Its Privileges

Transcriptions for more than 300 cemeteries in Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward Counties have been released free for Quinte Branch members to view, a value of almost $1500.00 if purchased individually. Many of these cemeteries are obscure and abandoned, having no public information available anywhere else. Visit the Quinte Branch Research Library or contact the

December 15: It All Disappears at Midnight

MEMBERSHIP IS NOW OPEN … BUT ONLY UNTIL DECEMBER 15 at 11:45 pm! Join OGS now and save 50% on your first year’s membership! We’ll match you with an existing member to take advantage of these savings. For details, visit ogs.on.ca/grow-our-family!
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