A Mr. Wiseman spent one summer in Trinity Bay experimenting with clay found near George’s Brook. His activity piques the natives’ curiosity and led John Tilley of Hants Harbour to ask the government on 28 April 1833 that he be given the exclusive rights to make bricks in Trinity Bay.… Read the rest
1 lb. boneless salt cod
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1/4 cup flour
1/2 tsp. salt
2 cups milk
1/2 cup grated cheddar cheese
2 hard boiled eggs, (sliced)
Method: Soak cod in cold water overnight. Drain, cover with fresh water and bring to a boil.… Read the rest
Please note that we only post Traditional Newfoundland Recipes.… Read the rest
7 medium bananas. (use ripe bananas)
1 cup shortening.
2 cups sugar.
1 teaspoon salt.
2 teaspoons baking soda.
2 teaspoons baking powder.
3 ½ cups flour.
Beat bananas to a liquid with the baking soda in a separate bowl.… Read the rest
½ cup of brown sugar.
½ cup molasses.
2 cups of flour.
¼ teaspoon salt.
½ cup boiling water.
½ teaspoon nutmeg.
½ teaspoon cinnamon.
1 teaspoon baking soda.
½ cup melted shortening.
1 egg well beaten. Use two if they are small.… Read the rest
Learn About Your Family’s Past with Affordable Ancestry Canada DNA Kits
Most people want to know their family’s origins, but information from parents or grandparents can be inaccurate. And often most parents simply don’t have much information about where their family came from.… Read the rest
How to Learn About Your Newfoundland Family’s Past Through Ancestry.ca
It can be exciting to learn about your ancestors, but often our parents and grandparents have limited knowledge. We must place the pieces together to solve the puzzle of where we came from.… Read the rest
The Rooms Genealogy Research – The Room Genealogy Research is a site that provides you with the ability to search out information about your ancestors and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador. It does this by providing you access to a space that is known as “The Rooms.”… Read the rest
GEDmatch – GEDmatch is a site geared toward both professional and amateur genealogists and researchers alike who are curious about genetic origins. The tools provided for searching are generally free with the option to use premium tools for those wishing to support the company.… Read the rest
Newfoundland Grand Banks – Newfoundland Grand Banks is designed to help give historical data and original genealogical information to those in the province in Newfoundland. It serves as a directory for each parish, church, cemetery record and publications for you to search through.… Read the rest