Researching Your Irish Family History – Both Days

Irish Family History Seminar – Days One & Two

Speakers: Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt from the Ulster Historical Foundation

The topics explored will include:

Day 1

 Irish resources at the GSV & FHC           Understanding Irish townlands
  Sources for famine research                    Importance of gravestone inscriptions
  Newspapers for Irish research                Plantation & 17th century records
  Examples of successful searches            Q&A and solving brick walls


Day 2
Irish archives and their websites            Records for churches in Ireland
Using landed estate records                     Census substitutes and other sources
Using wills and testamentary records   Using the registry of Deeds
Q&A and solving brick walls

Beverages:     Tea, coffee and water will be available
Lunch:           Bring your own lunch

Cost: $150 for GSV and FHC Members

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18 Feb 2024 from 09:00 to 16:30
Day 1 - Library at the Dock
107 Victoria Promenade, Docklands 3008
Day 2 - Blackburn RSL
2 Diggers Way, Blackburn VIC 3130
Event Fee(s)
Both Days $150.00
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