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by sandra litwin
Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:07 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: Margaret Kennedy
Replies: 1
Views: 2519

Margaret Kennedy

Hi Gary, how would I research if the federal government was responsible by sending the family of Margaret Kennedy childred after she perished in a house fire to Berens River. I am trying to determine if this was a residential school (federal run).. You seem to have great knowledge when it comes to f...
by sandra litwin
Sun Sep 02, 2012 9:20 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: george Kennedy
Replies: 1
Views: 2127

george Kennedy

After speaking with Mildred Litwin the children were placed in a school in Berens River which was run by the catholics nuns. I searched schools and asked her a name called Lady of Snow. She has a sharp memory and said yes this is where her and her sibilings were taken. After the fire she lived with ...
by sandra litwin
Mon Aug 27, 2012 10:27 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: JOHN GEORGE KENNEDY (1870-?)
Replies: 39
Views: 31368

Re: JOHN GEORGE KENNEDY (1870-?)

Hi. I am one of John George Kennedy's great-granddaughters. I have been searching for my mom's ancestors on both my gramma's side (Mary Elizabeth Kennedy) and Alex Wood, who is my grandfather. One of the reasons you couldn't find the girls in one census, is because they were sent to residential sch...
by sandra litwin
Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:24 am
Forum: Discussion Topics
Topic: JOHN GEORGE KENNEDY (1870-?)
Replies: 39
Views: 31368

Re: JOHN GEORGE KENNEDY (1870-?)

Male in my thirties and would like to be remembered for keeping my grandmothers legacy alive through her connection to the people of early Manitoba(St. Peters Band of Indians as well as the Manigotagan connection). Call me Kennedy Jr. Garry. I was taught by my grandmother Isabella Simard who's moth...