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Caribbean Genealogy Library - New Website

CGL's New Website Earlier this week we wrote to you announcing the new website for the Caribbean Genealogy Library. And we noted that the new website included records from the National Archives related to the period around transfer day in the Danish West Indies/Virgin Islands. Here is the correct li...
by bimjim
Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:16 pm
 
Forum: Useful Links
Topic: Caribbean Genealogy Library - New Website
Replies: 0
Views: 362

Re: Mid 1600 Passenger lists for wrecked galleons off Florid

There is a thread on passenger lists here which may be of interest...
viewtopic.php?f=0&t=6573&p=10663
by bimjim
Thu Mar 31, 2016 11:23 am
 
Forum: Research Specialties - Passenger Lists
Topic: Mid 1600 Passenger lists for wrecked galleons off Florida?
Replies: 1
Views: 353

Re: OAKEY - Guyana, Demerara

To communicate privately, with someone who has Posted, look to the right of THEIR Post for the PM icon, which looks like this http://www.candoo.com/surnames/pm.gif . Click on that icon, and it will take you to a Private Message form with the destination already set up, just type and send. No limitat...
by bimjim
Thu Mar 17, 2016 12:58 am
 
Forum: Surnames O
Topic: OAKEY - Guyana, Demerara
Replies: 5
Views: 608

Re: Passenger and immigration lists index

As the title suggests, it does go back to the 1600's ("Seventeenth Century"). And it has become all of the passenger lists that they can find between the Old World and the New World - South America and the Caribbean included, as well as between the Caribbean and the Americas. This is NOT a...
by bimjim
Tue Mar 15, 2016 4:58 pm
 
Forum: Research Specialties - Passenger Lists
Topic: Passenger and immigration lists index
Replies: 11
Views: 3304

Re: Passenger and immigration lists index

LOCATIONS Use this link to find one near you, and below are listed some which have been personally confirmed by other users... http://www.worldcat.org/title/passenger-and-immigration-lists-index-cumulated-supplements/oclc/27204715?ht=edition&referer=di A list of some 400 locations (below) has b...
by bimjim
Wed Mar 09, 2016 5:13 pm
 
Forum: Research Specialties - Passenger Lists
Topic: Passenger and immigration lists index
Replies: 11
Views: 3304

Re: DE LAPEYROUSE, DE RUFFIER, D'AILLEBOUST - St. Lucia

Just FYI...

I got an auto-responder back from that user's email notification: "I am on leave until Monday 24 August".

So he may - or may not - see this Post before that date.

HTH

Jim
by bimjim
Wed Mar 09, 2016 3:24 pm
 
Forum: Surnames D
Topic: DE LAPEYROUSE, DE RUFFIER, D'AILLEBOUST - St. Lucia
Replies: 3
Views: 640

Crab (or something else) Rangoon

Not exactly Caribbean, but screams out for "modification" and "adaptation" of the stuffing!!! Saltfish ball mix? Black (or white) pudding filling? Chicken Pelau? Salsa and avocado? Spicy tuna and cream cheese? The mind boggles... LOL! http://www.spendwithpennies.com/crab-rangoon-...
by bimjim
Tue Mar 08, 2016 5:43 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Crab (or something else) Rangoon
Replies: 0
Views: 393

Passenger and immigration lists index

This is a series of books which is under subscription by very large libraries for their own Genealogy sections. I found a complete set (40 volumes, listed below) at the MTRL - Metro Toronto Reference Library - just north of Yonge and Bloor Streets, on the 4th Floor in the Genealogy section. They tak...
by bimjim
Sat Mar 05, 2016 5:45 pm
 
Forum: Research Specialties - Passenger Lists
Topic: Passenger and immigration lists index
Replies: 11
Views: 3304

[LDS] Roots Teach Family Discovery Day Conferences

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in collaboration with the National Genealogical Society in the various states are hosting a Roots Teach Family Discovery Day Conference all over the United States. There is one being host in Jamaica as well as in Venezuela. To find a conference in your...
by bimjim
Thu Mar 03, 2016 2:22 pm
 
Forum: Seminars, Talks, Gatherings, Events...
Topic: [LDS] Roots Teach Family Discovery Day Conferences
Replies: 0
Views: 376

10-minute Microwave Okra Cou-Cou

10-minute Microwave Okra Cou-Cou Ingredients 1 cup fine cornmeal ½ teaspoon table salt 1 cup sliced okras ( thawed frozen sliced okras would work just fine) 3 cups water Butter Equipment 1 regular sized microwave and microwave-proof bowl (like a round Pyrex) 1 large mixing bowl 1 large spoon Oven mi...
by bimjim
Mon Feb 29, 2016 2:57 am
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: 10-minute Microwave Okra Cou-Cou
Replies: 1
Views: 552

Bajan Pudding and Souse

Bajan Pudding and Souse The dish Pudding and Souse is a traditional Saturday lunch for many Bajans. The souse is essentially pickled pork and the "pudding" is steamed sweet potato. Pudding in some other islands (Antigua, Guyana) is made with rice and is quite spicy. Traditionally souse was...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 28, 2016 8:01 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Bajan Pudding and Souse
Replies: 0
Views: 385

Jim’s Baked Pelau

Jim’s Baked Chicken Pelau (A variation on Mary’s Trinidadian Chicken Pelau) A family and friends regular at home or the beach, good warm or cold - a full meal if corn, green peas and diced vegetables are also added. Will keep refrigerated for up to a week, best reheated. Good served with a crisp co...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 28, 2016 7:52 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Jim’s Baked Pelau
Replies: 2
Views: 493

Add your Caribbean recipes here!

Add your Caribbean recipes here! Last week I picked up a 10-minute microwave version of Bajan cou-cou (polenta with okras) and just made an excellent chicken pelau. The idea is to offer ways to make familiar, well-loved dishes that "our people" (and their descendants) could make whether th...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 28, 2016 7:41 pm
 
Forum: Caribbean Recipes
Topic: Add your Caribbean recipes here!
Replies: 0
Views: 280

Re: Family search

Hi, Grace... I think you will get a much more positive response if you make Posts with specific surnames and locations, especially in the Subject line as others have done. The basic concept of this Index is to safely place such information for the long-term for others to find and respond - there is ...
by bimjim
Sun Feb 21, 2016 10:33 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Family search
Replies: 1
Views: 475

Re: MUSSENDEN - Bermuda, St. Kitts & Nevis

The IGI, by the LDS, has some listed in their database (it's free). I used the filters - you can see them on the left of the web page linked below, and further down - and this is the page I was taking the info from... https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3Aj...
by bimjim
Thu Feb 11, 2016 2:02 am
 
Forum: Surnames M
Topic: MUSSENDEN - Bermuda, St. Kitts & Nevis
Replies: 6
Views: 820
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