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Ireland: Church, Famine and Immigration– A day to assist researching your Irish ancestors

Event Information

  • 15 Oct 2016 8:30am - 3:30pm
  • Queen Alexandra Conference Centre, 347 Old Cleveland Road
  • Coorparoo,4151
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: $50-Members $60.00 non-members

The day will include presentations on :

  • Dr Perry McIntyre - Chair, Great Commemoration Committee, Sydney - Irish Immigration
  • Dr Jennifer Harrison - researcher, author and family historian, Patron GSQ - Great Irish Famine
  • Helen Smith - author, researcher, family historian - Online sites for Irish Genealogy
  • Bobbid Edes - family historian - Land
  • Rev Dr Chris Hanlon - President,Catholic istoricl Society of Qld - Catholic Church in Queensland
  • Helen Smith - author, researcher, family historian - Social Media sites for Irish Family History
  • Q & A Session - bring along your Irish Family History questions