Researching Irish Family History - the basics and beyond

Event Information

When
  • 23 Feb 2011 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where
  • Whare Wananga, Level 2 Central City Library, Lorne Street
  • Auckland
  • New Zealand
Other Information
  • Cost: Free
Contact

Researching Irish Family History - the basics and beyond

Are you wanting to trace your Irish ancestry but don’t know where to start? 
Experienced researcher Malcolm McDonald will set you on the right path in this introductory presentation which is guaranteed to be both informative and fun.

Topics covered will include:  

  • ¨  some important dates in Irish history  
  • ¨  civil registration of births, marriages, & deaths  
  • ¨  Irish naming patterns  
  • ¨  1901 & 1911 census records  
  • ¨  Irish land divisions  
  • ¨  useful websites & online resources  
  • ¨  a list of recommended reading material

A comprehensive handout with be provided to all attendees. 

Everyone is welcome!

share
Footer