Welcome to GANS!

   Note to members: click on Members Only and enter your login name and password to change your profile, enter your surname interests, and to access our members-only databases and resources.

Cemetery Conference 2014

The Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia
presents
 
Old Stones
from Exploration to Preservation
May 24 and 25, 2014
Nova Scotia Agricultural College Campus, Truro, NS
 
Select the "Cemetery Conference" button in the left sidebar for further details and information on obtaining a registration packet.

Office

Open Office
 
We now have internet access in the office as well as a new laptop and flat-screen monitor for visitors.  Our space has been renovated and provides a convenient, air conditioned research area.  Come check it out!

The GANS Office at 3258 Isleville Street (corner of Isleville & Stanley), Halifax, will be open to visitors two Sunday afternoons per month, beginning October 14, 2012.

Library

The Library Holdings database is being slowly, but regularly, updated to include subject, surname, and location categories for each record. While this notice is up, please note that only the title and author listings give you information on our complete catalogued collection.

Brick Wall Busters

Note that  four years of our Brick Wall Busters files are located under the Events tab.

Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax

There are nearly 5,900 distinct images in the collection; images are attached to approximately 12,000 of the total 16,700 records.
A detailed description of this cemetery project may be seen under the sidebar link Cemetery Records. The individual records are accessible to GANS members.
Project Description: Camp Hill Cemetery Project

Upcoming Events 
GANS Office Open
Sunday, Apr. 27th
The Office is open to everyone.  Stop by to chat, do some internet research, check out our library or buy a publication or membership.  ...
GANS Office Open
Sunday, May. 4th
The Office is open to everyone.  Stop by to chat, do some internet research, check out our library or buy a publication or membership.  ...

All lectures are open to the public and will be held unless otherwise noted in the Akins A/V Room, Nova Scotia Archives, 6016 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia