THIRD AVENUE METHODIST CHURCH QUILT

A CANADIAN RED CROSS QUILT

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REFERENCES

The following websites have proved invaluable sources of information to help in identifying the people who put their names on the quilt.

Imperial War Museum

The owners of the Third Avenue Methodist Church Quilt which is not on permanent display, but can be viewed by contacting the museum in advance.

Our Roots Nos Racines

Our Roots is a library, archive, museum and school all in one. Check the collection to find Canadian local histories.

Canada at War

History of Canada at War.

Google News Archive Search

Newspaper archive including Saskatoon papers.

Saskatoon Public Library Saskatoon Directories

The Saskatoon directories from 1908 to 1965 - convenient access to the Peel website.

Saskatchewan and its people

Biographies of early Pioneers and prominent people.

A Seat on Council

Biographies of Saskatoon's mayors, councillors and aldermen from 1903-2006.

Third Avenue United Church

Brief history of the historic building with some contemporary photographs.

Immigrants to Canada - Ships they came on

Data on immigrants and the ships they came on - 1876-1930.

List of rural municipalities in Saskatchewan

 Wikipedia, the free encyclopaedia.

Saskatchewan Homestead Index

 Index to the homestead files at the Saskatchewan Archives.

Saskatchewan Light Infantry

Part of the University of Saskatchewan, Archives & Special Collections.

Last Post Legion Magazine

Partial listing of Canadians who served their country in wartime.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Register of record details of Commonwealth war dead.

Ancestry

Family history research site, used to document the individuals named on the quilt. Free membership allows you to view the many 3rd Ave family trees.

LDS FamilySearch

Family History records as collected by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Automated Genealogy

Canadian census records, generally only for the years 1901, 1906 and 1911.

British Columbia Search Our Collection - Royal BC Museum

Births, marriages, deaths.

Manitoba Vital Statistics

Births, marriages, deaths.

Provincial Archives of New Brunswick

Births, marriages, deaths

Historical Vital Statistics - Nova Scotia

Births, marriages, deaths.

Saskatchewan Vital Statistics Genealogy Search

Births, marriages, deaths.

Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records

World wide index for cemetery records.

FreeBMD - Search

Births, marriages, deaths - England & Wales only.

Saskatoon Obituary Index Saskatoon Public Library

Obituaries published in the Saskatoon Star-Phoenix from 1946 to the present.

Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Cemetery - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Listing of burials.

Woodlawn Cemetery Saskatoon

Listing of burials.

Canadian Red Cross Quilt Research Group

UK based group collecting and documenting WWII Canadian Red Cross Quilts.

Useful English Women's Names and Nicknames

Listing of names and nicknames.

Lost Aircraft

As of November 2015, this website is unavailable whilst undergoing maintenance. It is not known when (if?) it will be reinstated.

Website is dedicated to the pilot and aircrew casualties of World War II.