Unlock the Past Seminar - Auckland
A day of presentations on Scottish, Irish and other topics by Scottish and Australian family historians.
Join international speakers Chris Paton, Rosemary Kopittke, and Shauna Hicks as well as Seonaid Lewis, Auckland Libraries’ family history librarian for a day of inspiration, knowledge and insights into the latest family history research.
You can also take a tour of Central Auckland Research Centre which holds one of the most comprehensive family history collections available in a public library in the Southern Hemisphere.
10.15am - Chris Paton - Irish resources online
11.15am - Rosemary Kopittke - Findmypast
12noon - break (lunch or research in Central Auckland Research Centre)
12noon - Seonaid Lewis offers a tour of Central Auckland Research Centre
1pm - Chris Paton - Discover Scottish church records
1.45pm - Shauna Hicks - Google Your Family Tree
2.30pm - Break
3.45pm - Chris Paton - Discover Scottish land records
Admission NZ$35 for full day, NZ$25 for half day 10am-1pm OR 1pm-4pm
This seminar is organised in association with Auckland Libraries and the New Zealand Society of Genealogists
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