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Education Session: Penetrating Scotch Mist

Event Information

  • 9 Jul 2011 2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Cook Community Hub, 41 Templeton St
  • Cook
  • Australian Capital Territory
Other Information
  • Cost: $10 for members; $20 for non-members

The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra (HAGSOC) will be conducting an education session on Saturday 9 July.

The Education session will deal with Scottish records and will be entitled "Penetrating Scotch Mist".  It will be in two parts:

1. Civil registration and censuses, including county boundaries, use of parishes & registration districts, naming patterns and surname distributions.

2. Old Parochial Registers, Testaments (Wills), Sasines (Land Records) and the schisms in the Church of Scotland