Sault Ste. Marie Public Library Archives

Sault Ste. Marie Public Library Archives

What are archives? Archives are a collection of unpublished historical documents that help us to understand our society and the past. Archives include: photographs, maps, journals, ledgers, financial accounts, diaries, notes, estate files, family letters, memos,...

Genealogy Resources

Ancestral research is a complicated process and utilizing forms can target efforts, increase efficiency, and maximize overall results. This Relationship Chart enabled me to sort out the network of relationships in my large Italian family. I accessed it for free on...

Pietrina Lima and Joseph Ignoffo

Pietrina Lima was the older sister of my maternal grandfather, Pietro Lima; hence, my grandaunt. She was born on April 5,1887 in Trabia, Sicily. Joseph Ignoffo was born on September 1, 1879 in Trabia, Sicily. He emigrated to the USA on June 11, 1893 and was...
Michael Mandia Marriage Documents

Michael Mandia Marriage Documents

Michael Mandia was my maternal granduncle. The younger brother of my grandmother, Rose Lima, he was born on November 11, 1902 in Ottawa, Ontario. Their father, Antonino Mandia was born on May 4, 1873 in Termini Imerese, Sicily. He married Giuseppa Bova on January 31,...