Archive for July, 2016
Western Australia has a short but intriguing history, during this time we have seen early pioneers forge a new life in a untamed land, followed by convicts, pensioner guards and gold miners all looking for a new beginning.
Lorraine Clarke and Cherie Strickland from Swan Genealogy who are the experts in West Australian history will give you great insider tips on researching, compiling family and local histories.
At: The Residency – 321 Marine Terrace, Geraldton (in the Stables Rooms 3&4)
When: Saturday 6th August 2016
Time: 9.15am – 2.00pm
9.15am – Registration
9.30 – Finding Birth, Marriage and Death Records outside the Register General (using Private and Government Records to build your family tree)
10.30 – Morning Tea
11.00 – Putting flesh on your family tree – What records are available to tell your family history?
12.00pm – Lunch
1.00pm – Planning your journey to the Archives
Cost: $10 for GFHS members; $20 for non-members
Light lunch and morning tea included
Bookings Essential: RSVP to email@example.com or 0403 929 559