Jeunes Citoyens / Young Citizens

Callie Vancouver, British Columbia

Fair address: Vancouver Heritage Fair

Project: The Pendray House

Exploring the life of William Joseph Pendray and the Pendray family home.

What was the most interesting thing you learned about your topic?

Learning things that I did not know about my family history.

What important lessons have you learned that you want to share with other Canadians?

Immigrants came from all over the world to Canada and helped build our Country.

How would you compare your life today to the lives of those studied in your project?

I live in a world, where the tragedies my ancestors experienced can be prevented with advances in safety equipment/practices, and medicine.

  • Pat & Derek Mercershowoff

    Well done,Callie
    12/07/2019 11:27:24 PM

  • Susan Fedor

    Fantastic story telling Callie! Very well spoken, loved hearing about the historical impact of your family in the Victoria Area!
    13/06/2019 2:51:28 PM

  • Sarah Burns

    You did a great job, Callie. It was so interesting to hear about your family history.
    13/06/2019 12:33:24 PM

  • Kristina O’Rourke

    Great job Callie I’m so proud of you good luck!! Auntie Kristina
    13/06/2019 1:10:25 AM

  • Susan Parker

    Fantastic job Callie, your presentation was clear and informative....
    12/06/2019 11:13:07 PM

  • Christie Carlson

    Nice work Callie! Noel was pretty impressed by your screen presence and said "good editing" :)
    12/06/2019 8:27:30 PM

  • eric metcalfe

    a gifted person indeed
    12/06/2019 7:18:51 PM

  • Deborrah Krutzmann

    A very interesting and well researched project. Thank you for sharing this history with all Canadians.
    12/06/2019 6:14:29 PM

  • Nicole Sims

    Awesome job!!
    12/06/2019 3:59:09 PM

  • Roy Mercer

    I'm very proud of Callie for her ambitious project on my family the Pendray.Way to go Callie. Your great uncle Roy
    12/06/2019 3:06:29 PM

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Project partially funded by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.
  • Canadian Heritage / Patrimoine Canadien
  • Government of Canada
  • HBC: Hudson's Bay Company
  • ecentricarts inc.