Genealogy Projects tagged with Nova Scotia on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Canadian Teachers

    Canadian Teachers Pictured Right:- 1950 Canadian School Train. Pupils attend classes at Nemegos near Chapleau, Ontario Please add the profiles of Canadian teachers to this profile but please do not include any tutors. These should be added to Tutors Education in Canada is for the most part provided publicly, funded and overseen by federal, provincial, and local governments.[16] Education ...

  • Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, CanadaSources:

  • Clementsvale, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in Clementsvale, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada

  • Saint Mary's University (Halifax)

    Saint Mary's University (SMU) is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. The school is best known for having nationally leading programs in business and chemistry, as well as one of the best Canadian women's basketball programs. The campus is situated in Halifax's South End and covers approximately 80 acres (32 ha).==History==Saint Mary's is the second oldest English-speaking and first Roman C...

  • Nova Scotia, Canada

    This project is to explore the connections of various people and families who lived in Nova Scotia, Canada Sources: Vital Records

  • Pioneers of Canada - Nova Scotia

    Pioneers of Canada - Nova Scotia People Settlement and Immigration The French who established the first successful settlement of Europeans in the province at Port-Royal in 1605 named it Acadia, from the name assigned to the coast by Giovanni da Verrazzano. Lasting British settlement did not occur until the founding of Halifax in 1749 by Governor Edward Cornwallis who brought with him some...

  • Canadian Senators from Nova Scotia

    This is the master project for all Canadians, who have or currently hold the position of Senator from Nova Scotia in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. All Canadian Senators are able to serve up and till the day that they turn 75, at which point they have to retire. They can retire from the job at any time before their 75th birthday. All members of the sub-projects should be added to the main Canadian ...

  • Nova Scotia New Democratic Party

    The Nova Scotia New Democratic Party is a social-democratic provincial party in Nova Scotia, Canada. It is aligned with the federal New Democratic Party (NDP). Originally founded as the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) in 1932, it became the New Democratic Party in 1961. It became the governing party of Nova Scotia following the 2009 Nova Scotia Election. They made history by becoming...

  • Nova Scotia Liberal Party

    The Liberal Party of Nova Scotia is a political party in Nova Scotia, Canada.==Origins==The party is descended from the pre-Confederation Reformers in Nova Scotia who coalesced around Joseph Howe demanding the institution of responsible government. The Liberals (Reformers) formed several governments in the colony between 1848 and 1867.The party split during the debate on Confederation, with How...

  • Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (Nova Scotia Section)

    Co-operative Commonwealth Federation 1933-1961 Since shortly after confederation, Nova Scotia has had a two-party system in which power alternated between the Nova Scotia Liberal Party and Progressive Conservatives. In the 1920 provincial election the left had a breakthrough with the United Farmers winning six seats and the Independent Labour Party winning 5. The two forces joined together to f...

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature. Place project portals Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. Geographical Australia Canada Europe Al-Andalus Austro-Hungarian-Empire France French Provinces of the "Anc...

  • Speakers of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly

    The Speaker of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly is the presiding Officer of the House of Assembly. Kevin Murphy is the current Speaker of the 62nd General Assembly of Nova Scotia.The Speaker presides over the proceedings of the Assembly, maintains order, regulates debate in accordance with the rules and practices of the House, and ensures that all viewpoints have the opportunity of a hearing.T...

  • Wardens of Halifax County, Nova Scotia

    The Municipality of the County of Halifax was created in 1879. It operated from 1880-1996 when all municipal units in the county (including the county government) were amalgamated to form the Halifax Regional Municipality.Wardens were chosen amongst the elected councillors at the beginning of each yearly session of the County Council.==Wardens==* Colonel John Wimburn Laurie (1880-1880)* Donald ...

  • Mayors of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

    The Town of Dartmouth was incorporated in 1873. Dartmouth became a City in 1961. It was independently governed by the Dartmouth Town Council until 1996 when it was amalgamated, along with the Towns of Bedford, City of Halifax and Halifax County, into the Halifax Regional Municipality. Prior to 1931 the Mayor was chosen from amongst the elected councillors by a vote of council. The first direc...

  • Mayors of Bedford, Nova Scotia

    This is a list of Mayors of the Town of Bedford from 1979 until it was incorporated with the Cities of Halifax, Dartmouth and Halifax County into the Halifax Regional Municipality in 1996.* Francene Cosman (1979-1982)* Keith A. Roberts (1982-1988)* Peter Christie (1988-1991)* Peter J. Kelly (1991-1996)

  • Mayors of Halifax, Nova Scotia

    This is a list of mayors of the City of Halifax, Nova Scotia. The City of Halifax is a former municipality in Nova Scotia which was amalgamated with the City of Dartmouth ( Mayors Project ), Town of Bedford ( Mayors Project ) and Halifax County ( Wardens Project ) to form the Halifax Regional Municipality in 1996. Mayors of the Halifax Regional Municipality are located at the bottom of this pro...

  • Members of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly

    This project has been created to house all current and former members of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly.

  • Members of the Canadian House of Commons from Nova Scotia

    This is the sub-project for all Canadians with a district in Nova Scotia, who have or currently hold the position of MP (Member of Parliament) in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. All members of this sub-project should be added to the master project as well.

  • Lieutenant Governors of Nova Scotia

    he Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia /lɛfˈtɛnənt/ is the viceregal representative in Nova Scotia of the Canadian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, who operates distinctly within the province but is also shared equally with the ten other jurisdictions of Canada, as well as the other Commonwealth realms and any subdivisions thereof, and resides predominantly in her oldest ...

  • Premiers of Nova Scotia

    The Canadian province of Nova Scotia was a British colony with a system of responsible government since 1848, before it joined Canadian Confederation in 1867. Since Confederation, the province has been a part of the Canadian federation and has kept its own legislature to deal with provincial matters. Nova Scotia has a unicameral Westminster-style parliamentary government, in which the Premier...

  • Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, Canada

    This project is to explore people and families who lived in Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, Canada