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Seminars & Workshops 2016

Starting Scottish Research

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Sunday April 24th
2 pm - 4 pm

Scottish ancestors in the family?

Come along to our April talk to find out what records are available, how to access them, how to make sense of them & how to start building your Scottish family tree.

Presented by Alex Glennie

Bookings are essential for this event.

Cost: AIGS members - $15.00; GSV members - $17.50; non-members - $20.00


Phone 9877 3789 or email to book your place at this event.

February
Sunday 28th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Planning Your UK Research Trip

Find out how to make the most of your research time exploring your family's history in England.

Jane Davies

March
Sunday 20th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Using "Ancestry" Effectively

Join us to find out how to make the most of the features of this popular website.

Gail White

April
Sunday 24th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 AIGS members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20.00 non-members

Seminar - Starting Scottish Research

Come and find out how to begin to uncover your antecedents in Scotland!

Alex Glennie

May
Sunday 22nd
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Nonconformist (including Catholic) Records

Who exactly were “Nonconformists”? Where can you find their records, and what can they tell you?

Rosemary Allen

June
Sunday 26th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Beginning Irish Research

Help getting started with your Irish ancestry research.

Lyn Thorne

July
Sunday 24th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Using DNA Tests In Family History

What can DNA testing tell you about your family? How do you go about having a DNA test?

Patsy Daly

August
Sunday 28th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - South African Research

 An introduction to the National Archives of South Africa and a guide to ‘hidden’ South African collections on FamilySearch.

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September
Sunday 25th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - British Army Ancestors

 Finding your ancestors in the British Army up to 1920.

Alex Glennie

October
Sunday 23rd
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Facebook and genealogy

 How to keep your personal information safe, while making the most of this very handy tool.

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October
Thursday 27th
(evening talk)

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Huguenots in Australia

 The President of Huguenot Society of Australia will talk on the presence of these Protestant French in Australia.

Robert Nash

November
Sunday 27th
full day workshop

  $40 members
  $50 GSV members
  $60 non-members

Seminar - Victorian school records

 How to find your forebears in old school records.

Mark Grealy
Archival Access Victoria

Cost of seminars & workshops is $15 for members, $17.50 for GSV members, and $20 for non-members unless stated otherwise.  Bookings are essential.
















 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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