Our Society

Qualicum Beach Family History Society was incorporated on  May 31, 2004 under the provisions of the Society Act of British Columbia.

The purposes of the Society are:

(a)   To promote the study of genealogy and genealogical research;

(b)   To encourage accurate, ethical and thorough research principles and techniques;

(c)  To maintain a library for the collection of information pertaining to genealogy and local history;

(d)   To publish a regular journal containing genealogical and historical information;

(e)   To establish friendly relations with other organizations and genealogical societies for the exchange of ideas, information and the promotion of common interests;

(f)   To promote workshops, seminars and similar learning situations pertaining to genealogical research that may be useful to members and others in the community.


2017 – 2018 Society Directors:

President Vacant
Vice-President Carol Davis
Recording Secretary Barb Brett
Treasurer Andrea Williamson
Communications Kathy Jones
Education Jane Walker
Librarian Carol MacKay
Membership Bonnie Smith
Program Ruth Vandecamp
Publicity Margie Dempsey
 Journal  Kathy Jones
 Director at Large Ginny Kellow
 Past President  Lola Cook


 2017 – 2018 Volunteers

Members Interests – Carol Davis
Research Coordinator – Joe Forsyth
Members’ Libraries – Webmaster
History & Archives – Alberta Crowley
Refreshments – Marilynn Futer, Dell Finerty and Carol Hansen
Greeters – Crista MacDonald and Marilynn Futer
Sunshine Person – Carol Cudmore
Meeting Room Setup –  Crista McDonald
50/50 Sales – Eva Mary Surtel, Cynthia Stanhope
Family History Centre – Fred Evoy, Joe Forsyth, Donna Fraser, Sandra Hupp, Don Innes, Kathy Jones, Ginny Kellow, Carol MacKay, Jacquie Pipes, Peter Rowland, Mary Sheil, Terri Smith, Ruth Vandekamp