Storms, explosions, wrecks, crashes, floods, fires! These types of catastrophic events and others often affect the lives of our ancestors. Learning about those disasters help us to better understand the lives of our ancestors who lived through them.
This website Chronicles and categorizes disasters making is easy to find applicable events by type of disaster, year of occurrence, or state of occurrence. Canada is also included as a browse destination.
This is fascinating reading, so be prepared to spend more time at the site than you may have planned. Check it out at:
GenDisasters ... Genealogy in Tragedy, Disasters, Fires, Floods | Events That Touched Our Ancestors' Lives:
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