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Introduction to Family History

Event Information

  • 29 Jun 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

In this one-day seminar, Janice Wellard will provide particpants with the foundations for undertaking their own research into their family history. Topics to be covered will include:

  • Intoruction to Genealogy/Family History/GSQ
  • Civil Registration (BDMs)
  • Parish Registers
  • Census Records
  • Immigration
  • Help and Guidance

Whilst the presenter will focus on research in Australia, England, Ireland and Scotland, Janice is able to provide guidance on other reseach in other regions.

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