The recent re-printing of the book highlights two significant awards it receives in 2013 — one on Canada`s Atlantic coast, and one on the Pacific coast.

In February the book received a Heritage Award from the Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation at the annual heritage awards night in Charlottetown. Then in June the book won first place in the British Columbia Genealogical Society`s Family History Book Awards at a ceremony in Burnaby, B.C.

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