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Immigration: Why, When, Where

Event Information

  • 2 Nov 2013 9:00am - 12:30pm
  • Queensland Baptists Conference Centre, 53 Prospect Road, Gaythorne
  • Brisbane
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: $15 (QFHS members) $20 (non-members)

Immigration: Why, When, Where

Speaker: Kerry Farmer

Kerry Farmer is the Director of Australian Studies for the internationally recognised National Institute for Genealogical Studies, where she is developing the Australian Records Certificate. Kerry is the author of DNA for Genealogists and, together with Rosemary Kopittke, Kerry also wrote Which Genealogy Program?, both published by Unlock the Past.

Kerry is on the Education Committee of the Society of Australian Genealogists, and presents seminars and classes there as well as at other conferences and forums. She also undertakes commissioned family history research assignments for others.

Kerry will speak on:

  • Why families left their homelands
  • How they travelled to Australia
  • Where they settled
  • Where to find information on immgration on Ancestry and findmypast
  • and more ...

To register for Immigration: Why, When, Where, send your cheque (payable to QFHS) or credit card payment details to QFHS, PO Box 171, Indooroopilly, Qld. 4068. Book online www.qfhs.org.au or phone 07 3355 3369 during library opening hours.

Morning tea is included in the cost.