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Introduction to Family History

Event Information

  • 23 Feb 2014 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • GSQ Resource Centre, 38 Fisher Street
  • East Brisbane, Q, 4169
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: Members $50.00 Non-members $60.00

GSQ's flagship course - Introduction to Family History - is a full-day course that provides participants with the foundations for undertaking their own research into their family history. The presenter, Janice Wellard, will focus on research in Australia, England, Ireland and Scotland, but is able to provide guidance on research in other regions.  Topics to be covered will include:

  • Introduction to genealogy/family history/GSQ
  • Civil Registaration (BDMs)
  • Census Records
  • Immigration
  • Parish Registers
  • Help and Guidance

The cost includes notes, and morning and afternoon teas. Participants need to bring their own lunch and a notebook and pencil.