Project: British Columbia

Categories: British Columbia Project | Canadian History Project

Associated with the Canadian History Project

British Columbia Project

The Mission of the British Columbia Project is to add and improve profiles of early and significant British Columbians. Project members take primary responsibility for relevant profiles or family groups and work on merging duplicates, cleaning up profiles, adding sources, removing incorrect information and offer research assistance as needed.



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The current leader[s] of this sub-project are: Leadership needed

To see our current members, please see the list below

To join the project:

  1. Answer our welcome thread on G2G and we'll get you set up with a badge and information.
  2. If not already a member of the Canadian History Project ask our interim project leader Mags Gaulden to add the project badge.
  3. Add British_Columbia to your G2G tag feed.
  4. Join Google Group (in process, coming soon).
  5. Check out the To-Do list below to find something to help us work on, and add yourself (or ask one of us to) to that task.


  • For each person:
  1. All duplicates merged into lowest number
  2. PPP added
  3. pertaining categories added
  4. templates added
  5. biography cleaned up and written, using the WikiTree Style Guide (can work with Profile Improvement Project for help)
  6. Attached family meets these goals, too
  7. Attached to the main WikiTree family tree (ask the GFR for help)
  • create Free Space profiles for events, places, and other topics of genealogical interest pertaining to British Columbia,
  • bring together WikiTreers with an interest in British Columbian families, and to share resources to further research.

British Columbia Sub-Project Google Community

In Process a location for project members and others to comment or raise issues regarding the project. Our G2G location is the best place to post queries regarding research.


Beside your name below, please keep track of what you're currently working on for this project. This is both for your own reference, and to aid collaboration amongst the project participants. If you are going to be temporarily inactive in the project (eg. on vacation), please note that here. Thanks!


If you would like, you may add the project sticker to the profiles you manage that belong to this sub-project. This sticker is for all persons who have been identified as significant or early British Columbians.

Sample usage:

{{British Columbian Sticker}}

... ... ... is/was a significant British Columbian.


  • Identify Profiles in need of project treatment
  • Add resources to the lists below
  • Add information for Parishes
  • Add (or find) Premiers of British Columbia and notables to (on) WikiTree, give profile project treatment
  • Make sure that all the Colonial Administrators of British Columbia have profiles, succession boxes, and are linked to the main tree.
    • Progress: profiles: 5/5: 100%, succession boxes: 5/5: 100%, linked to the main tree: 3/5: 60%
  • Make sure that all the Lieutenant Governors of British Columbia have profiles, succession boxes, and are linked to the main tree.
    • Progress: profiles: 29/29: 100%, succession boxes: 29/29: 100%, linked to the main tree: 10/29: 34%

Wikitree Categories and Free Space pages


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