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Genealogy Webinars

Hello, everyone! I have been away too long. I had a death in the family and that took me away for a bit but I am back. 430 more words

Free Genealogy Webinar

Christmas is Coming

Yes, geese are signing up for Weight-watchers in flocks as I type. I kid you not, the ‘Back to School’ shelves have not yet been cleared and the Christmas cards are on sale. 683 more words

Recording Oral Histories Workshop

I’ve been to Penrith City Library more this week than I have in YEARS. (That must change!). This morning saw me attending a workshop run by two of the research coordinators in the library, on the recording of oral histories. 288 more words


Ailments of various kinds: your ancestors in sickness and death

In the three weeks since my last post (three weeks! – you’ll guess I have been busy) I have spent four wonderful days in schools, … 526 more words

Introduction to Family History Course...

I will be running an 8 week course at the Katoomba Neighbourhood Centre, commencing Wednesday 8 March 2017 from 7pm -9pm.  Spaces are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment:  branchesoftime@gmail.com

Australian Genealogy

Browsing the 1666 Quebec Census

If you, as I, have sprung from the earliest of French-Canadian roots you may be overwhelmed by the vast expanse of records.  While it is always heartening to see that research sources abound it can also be daunting wading through the piles of paper, the websites, the book stacks, to piece together the stories of our ancestors and decipher the validity of sources. 507 more words

Personal Genealogy