hide You are viewing an archived web page, collected at the request of University of Alberta using Archive-It. This page was captured on 16:48:20 Dec 08, 2010, and is part of the HCF Alberta Online Encyclopedia collection. The information on this web page may be out of date. See All versions of this archived page.

Heritage Community Foundation Presents
Alberta Online Encyclopedia

Robert Kingsep


Produced by: Polar Bear Entertainment Inc.

Robert (Bob) is a grandson of Henry and Emilie Kingsep, the first Estonian pioneers to homestead in Alberta. . Bob attended high school in Eckville and continued his education in Edmonton, establishing a career as a computer systems analyst.

As a descendant of Alberta’s first Estonian pioneers, Bob was invited to co-host the 1999 Alberta Estonian Centennial celebrations in Stettler. Inspired by the events in Stettler Bob became an active member of the Alberta Estonian Heritage Society and became president of the newly formed organization in 2007.

Video © Copyright 2007, Alberta Estonian Heritage Society

Alberta's Estonian Heritage
Albertasource.ca | Contact Us | Partnerships
            For more on Estonian Alberta, visit Peel’s Prairie Provinces.

Copyright © Heritage Community Foundation All Rights Reserved