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- One Name Studies: An Under-utilised Resource

Event Information

  • 17 Oct 2012 9:30am - 11:45pm
  • 38 Fisher Street
  • East Brisbane
  • Queensland
Other Information
  • Cost: $10 for members and $13 for non members

Wednesday 17 October 2012 - One Name Studies: An Underutilised Resource for Family Historians with Helen Smith - One Name Studies are a neglected resource for family historians. In a One Name study information about a specific surname is collected and collated from a wide variety of sources. From these family linkages are established where possible. This presentation shows the wide range of material that is available in most One Name studies and explains how the author does her One Name Study of the name Quested. It also explains ways of finding if a One Name Study exists for your surname of interest.


Cost:              $10 for GSQ members and $13 for non-members

Time:             9.30am to 11.45am

Venue:           GSQ, 38 Fisher St, East Brisbane