Aug 13, 2015

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National Family History Month August 2015

National Family History Month August 2015

As voluntary coordinator of National Family History Month, I arrange to put events up on the NFHM website, liaise with sponsors, organise and manage the sponsors prizes giveaways, arrange the launch and promote NFHM through talks and a variety of social media platforms. This year has been a little more challenging as I had a fall in July and fractured my right elbow which required...

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Jun 7, 2015

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Week 39 Old age pension records in 52 Weeks of Gen...

Week 39 Old age pension records in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy blogging efforts in 2014 – 2015 by focusing on a different kind of genealogical record each week. I wanted a challenge that reflected my own archival background as well as my own genealogy interests and there are probably lots of other records that I could have included. The challenge has an Australian...

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Jun 2, 2015

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In Time and Place, Local, Family, So...

In Time and Place, Local, Family, Social History – Queensland State Conference

This is a reminder that regional delegates from areas beyond south-east...

May 19, 2015

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Week 38 Trade Union Records in 52 We...

Week 38 Trade Union Records in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

May 7, 2015

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National Family History Month August...

National Family History Month August 2015

National Family History Month (NFHM) is an initiative of the Australasian...

May 5, 2015

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Report on Immigration Seminar Brisba...

Report on Immigration Seminar Brisbane May 2015

On Sunday I was one of the speakers at a seminar on immigration records...

Apr 30, 2015

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Week 37 Military Unit Histories ...

Week 37 Military Unit Histories &  Unit War Diaries in 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015

This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy...

Apr 21, 2015

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ANZAC Day Tribute to Alexander Thoma...

ANZAC Day Tribute to Alexander Thomas Davis

As usual I am participating in Kintalk‘s Trans Tasman ANZAC Day blog...

Apr 20, 2015

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Forensic Genealogy with Colleen Fitz...

Forensic Genealogy with Colleen Fitzpatrick in Brisbane

On Saturday I attended the Colleen Fitzpatrick seminar co-hosted by the...

Apr 14, 2015

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Genealogy Society Seminars – W...

Genealogy Society Seminars – Why You Should Have Them

At the weekend I traveled to Maryborough (QLD) to give three presentations to...