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We hope that you will find information on this site that will help you investigate your family'sh history. During the late 19th century, many immigrants arrived in the central Alberta area, often from Europe and the USA, seeking a new life. They forged a rich history that thrived on the values of hard work and the necessity of community, which continues in the area today.
The purpose of the GenWeb Projects is to collect and share genealogical information on the Web for free.. Sites in the Canada GenWeb Project are arranged by Country, Province and County, and provide those researching their family history with ideas as to where and how to go about locating their family's stories.

Suggestions or comments about improving this site, are always appreciated. Should you have any County of Ponoka related information, family stories, or pictures, etc that you would like to contribute, I encourage you to contact me about posting them on our site. Sharing with other researchers
has lead to family connections! (please also visit our "can you help?" section...
I sincerely hope that the County of Ponoka GenWeb Project site provides you with some clues to assist you as you build your family's story, and I wish you success as you learn about your ancestors!
Happy digging!
Debra Owens
County Project Coordinator

Stories about local pioneers and prominent citizens of the County.
BIRTH, MARRIAGE & DEATH CERTIFICATES 
PONOKA PANORAMA INDEX
LAND, HOMESTEAD APPLICATIONS & PATENTS
MECCA GLEN MEMORIES INDEX
COUNTRY, PROVINCE & COUNTY MAPS
CRESTOMERE SYLVAN HEIGHTS HERITAGE INDEX
LOCAL AREA HISTORY BOOKS
FROM WALES TO WOOD RIVER INDEX
ARCHIVES & MUSEUMS IN ALBERTA
TRIBUTARIES OF THE BLINDMAN INDEX
ALBERTA GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
PONOKA 50th ANNIVERSARY INDEX
USEFUL LINKS
OVER THE YEARS... INDEX
COUNTY OF PONOKA GENWEB ARCHIVES
To review most of the book indices above by SURNAME
PONOKA COUNTY QUERIES
PONOKA COUNTY QUERIES & ALBERTA Mailing list
COUNTY OF PONOKA RESOURCES COUNTY OF PONOKA PIONEER BIOGRAPHIES
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Go to the School District Index
Have a peek into the history of Canada, Alberta and the County of Ponoka, through the use of timelines, links to more in-depth sites, and stories.
Devoted to providingfreely available genealogical information and data on the web, this volunteer-based, international project is a great starting place for researchers.
Lists of students, teachers, and more along with brief histories of County School Districts with pictures and many surnames.
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INDEX OF DISTRICTS ON THIS SITE
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TEACHERS & PRINCIPALS
LOCAL BUSINESSES & ORGANIZATIONS
US GENWEB PROJECT
SCHOOL BOARDS & TAX ROLLS
LOCAL, PROVINCIAL & FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
NORTH AMERICA GENWEB PROJECT
COUNTY OF PONOKA SCHOOL DISTRICTS
COUNTY OF PONOKA HISTORY WORLD GENWEB PROJECT CURRENT COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD
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Skating on the Battle River with the town of Ponoka in the background...
Ponoka in the winter - before the grain elevators came down...
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