September's meeting was held at the Nellie McClung Library. Eryk Martin, a University of Victoria history student who received the Victoria Branch's Prize in Canadian History, gave a presentation about his research on co-operatives of Vancouver Island that was very well received. Later Carl Hennigar UE received his UELAC UELAC United Empire Loyalists Association of Canada certificate for his Loyalist ancestor, Christian Hennigar UE. Al Huffman UE made a presentation that was a review of the book, The Seven Daughters of Eve by Dr. Brian Sykes.
The November AGM AGM annual general meeting
AGM n abbr (= annual general meeting) → AG f
AGM n abbr (= annual general meeting) → JHV f was in the Garry Oak Room of the Sir James Douglas Elementary School Sir James Douglas Elementary is a public elementary school in Vancouver, British Columbia, part of School District 39 Vancouver. History
Sir James Douglas Elementary School is named after the first governor of the Crown Colony of British Columbia (from 1858–1864). . A minute of silence was held in remembrance of Phillip Leith DFC DFC - A dataflow language.
["Data Flow Language DFC: Design and Implementation", S. Toshio et al, Systems and Computers in Japan, 20(6):1- 10 (Jun 1989)]. , UE, an honoured benefactor of the UELAC. Two certificates were presented, one to Dorothy Nelson UE for her Loyalist ancestor, John Jost Petrie UE, and the other to Michael Smith UE for his Loyalist ancestor, William Ketcheson UE. The amended Constitution and Bylaws The rules and regulations enacted by an association or a corporation to provide a framework for its operation and management.
Bylaws may specify the qualifications, rights, and liabilities of membership, and the powers, duties, and grounds for the dissolution of an was approved. In the election of officers, Carolyn Nordin UE was elected treasurer. The former treasurer, Maralynn Wilkinson UE, was elected director. Maralynn had been treasurer for four dedicated years, an excellent period of service for which the members were most appreciative and thankful. Carl Hennigar UE and Joyce Huffman UE were also elected as directors. There were no other changes in the executive offices. The meeting's proceedings were capped by Carl Hennigar's presentation on the Loyalist, Christian Hennigar UE, who, during the American Revolution, fought with the 84th Regiment of Foot and settled in Hants County, Nova Scotia Hants County is a county in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.
The county of Hants was created June 17, 1781, and consisted of the townships of Windsor, Falmouth and Newport. , in 1783.
Robert Kerr UE, a Victoria Branch member since 1996, passed away on 29 November. A number of our members attended his funeral on 07 December.
The Christmas Tea was cancelled because of the largest snowfall since 1996.
Text and photos by Al Huffman UE, Branch President