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Welcome to the
Wetaskiwin GenWeb Site
 A genealogy and local history site

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The City of Wetaskiwin and Wetaskiwin County are south of Edmonton.
About the City of Wetaskiwin  
About Wetaskiwin County and its Communities

 Map of  the City and Area   County Administration Website

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Genealogy Resources
Wetaskiwin Look-ups Page
            Wetaskiwin Queries   
 Wetaskiwin Branch of Alberta Genealogical Society
Wetaskiwin Family History Center call 780-352-7933

Wetaskiwin & District Heritage Museum 
5007-50 Avenue, Wetaskiwin, AB T9A 0S3
Using Censuses       Online Research

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Aboriginal Genealogy
Hobbema Indian Reserves:   Erminskin   Louis Bull   Montana    Samson
Anyone researching Metis and Aboriginal genealogy should check the Metis Scrip Archives online,
Glenbow Museum (Calgary), Heritage Museum (St Albert) and Provincial Archives of Alberta (Edmonton). 

 Canada Censuses   General Metis History Links   Cree Culture and History

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Wetaskiwin Local Histories
Histories listed at Alberta Family Histories Society and at Our Roots 
Biographies of local families are often mentioned in local histories.
(Scanned copies of the underlined titles may be read online.)

Alder Flats, Balsam, Buck Lake, Maywood, Minnehik, Pendryl, Poplar Valley, Spruce Hill, West Point
Packhorse to Pavement - Index
Buck Lake History, 1981 581 Yes MACKU/C,BSSF

Bonnie Glen, Canyon Creek, Grandview, Mulhurst, Patience, Pipestone, Rowley, Scottsdale, Spring Hill
Roads to Pipestone

Pipestone Community Club, 1970 112 No CPL,MACKU/C,G

Falun, Wetaskiwin
Freeway West - Index
Falun Historical Society, 1974 1072 Yes CPL,MACKU/C,G

Treasured Memories
Gwynne Historical Society, 1977 632 Yes CPL,G

Hobbema: Ongoing Mission of Central Alberta
Breton, Paul Emile, E. O. Drouin, 1969 50 No CPL,MACKU/C,G

Kwayask E-ki-pe-kiskinowapahtihicik
Minde, Emma, University of Alberta Press, 1997 275 No CPL,G

Ponoka Panorama - Index
Ponoka & District Historical Society, 1973 Yes CPL,MACKU/C,G

Millet District
Tales and Trails of Millet, Volume 1
Millet and District Historical Society, 1978, 842 Yes CPL,MACKU/C,G

Millet District
Tales and Trails of Millet, Volume 2
Millet and District Historical Society, 1978, 842 Yes CPL,MACKU/C,G 

Alexandra High School souvenir, June 1909
Wetaskiwin Alexandra High School, 1909

Wetaskiwin: The Elevator City of Alberta

Siding 16
Reynolds, A. Bert, Wetaskiwan Alberta R.C.M.P. Centennial Committee, 1975 304 Yes CPL,MACKU/C,G,BSSF

Wetaskiwin District
Community History
Angus Ridge Women's Institute, 1961 114 No G

Wetaskiwn Region
Pioneer Pathways
Circle & Historical Society, 1981
2 volumes 1225 Yes CPL,MACKU/C,G

Trail Blazers
Conroy Club & Yeoford Ladies Club, 1973 448 Yes CPL, MACKU/C

(By Inter-Library Loan, you may be able to borrow the books that are not online as scanned images. The last letters indicate the repositories, mostly Calgary Public Library, University of Calgary, Glenbow. The words Yes and No indicate whether the book has an index.)

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Search for history books at a library
by using

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The GenWeb Projects
Alberta GenWeb Local History Book Project  Alberta local history book indexes online. 
Alberta GenWeb Biography Project Alberta from the point of view of the people who pioneered it.
Alberta GenWeb "Roll of Honour" Project
 Albertans who served in the Boer War, WWI, WWII, and the Korean War.

Alberta GenWeb Project
Canada GenWeb Project   World GenWeb Project

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Wetaskiwin Digital Archives
Please visit the online digital archives where you will find: Biographies, Local History Book Indexes, Cemeteries, 
Community Histories, Land Records, Place Names, Obituaries,  and other records as they become available

Donate your historical material to the digital archives and assist other genealogy researchers!!
Help the archivist!!

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Please report any website problems or items of interest to
Bill Buchanan, Wetaskiwin Genweb Coordinator

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