Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Beginning Scottish Family History Research

GSV Informative Talk Scottish
DATE: Tuesday 20 October 2015
TIME: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm
LOCATION: GSV Meeting Room, Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST: GSV Members $20.00, AIGS/RHSV $30.00 and Non-members $40.00
BOOKINGS: Booking with payment is essential.
Make payment through the GSV Online shop or at the GSV reception
CANCELLATION: Refunds will only be given if cancellation is made five working days before the start of this talk.
Speaker: John Blackwood
Topics Covered: Birth, marriage and death records
Parish records
Census returns
Wills and testaments
Monumental inscriptions
Land records

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Death Records in Victoria

A genealogy discussion finding death records in Victoria


DATE:
Wednesday October 21 2015
TIME:
10.00 am – 12.30 pm
 
LOCATION:
GSV Meeting Room, Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST:
GSV Members $20.00, AIGS/RHSV $30.00 and Non-members $40.00
BOOKINGS:
Booking with payment is essential. 
Make payment through the GSV Online shop or at the GSV reception
CANCELLATION:
Refunds will only be given if cancellation is made five working days before the start of this seminar
Topics included: The day will commence with a talk on the following topics:

  • BDM indexes
  • Death certificates
  • Hospital records
  • Newspaper sources
  • Wills and probate records
  • Inquests
  • Cemetery records and memorials
  • GSV resources including the genealogical index of names
  • Historical events at the time that may relate to death pitfalls

The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session.

The event will be suitable for all interests and levels of knowledge.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Next week at the GSV

Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria



Tue 29 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS ScotlandsPeople™ online
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OCTOBER is Victorian Seniors  Festival Month @ the GSV (14 free events, see website for details)
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Thu 01 Oct 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS FamilySearch™ online
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Fri 02 Oct 15 @ Closed - Public Holiday
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Sat 03 Oct 15 @ 01.30PM- 03.30PM MEETING Huguenot Society of Australia
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Thursday, September 17, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events this week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 

Tue 22 Sep 15 @ 10.00AM- 01.00PM LECTURE English Family History Research 1700-1837 [pre-civil registration] (places still available)
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Tue 22 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS findmypast™ & other commercial databases online
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Wed 23 Sep 15 @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM MEETING Early English Genealogy Discussion Circle
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Thu 24 Sep 15 @ 12.00PM- 01.00PM TALK Citation & Methodology - Linley Hooper FGSV
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Thu 24 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS All online Australian archives, National and State
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Monday, September 14, 2015

This week at the GSV



Events this week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 

Tue 15 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS Ancestry™ online
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Wed 16 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS National Archives for Scotland, Ireland & Wales online
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Thu 17 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS Internet for genealogy: an introduction
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Sat 19 Sep 15 @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM MEETING Orientation Morning - Introduction to the Society and Research Basics
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Sat 19 Sep 15 @ 01.00PM- 03.00PM MEETING Scottish Ancestry Group
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Monday, September 7, 2015

GSV Lecture English Family History Research 1700-1837 [pre-civil registration]

DATE: Tuesday 22 September 2015
TIME:
10.00 am – 1.00 pm
 
LOCATION:
GSV Meeting Room, Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST:
GSV Members $30.00, AIGS/RHSV $45.00 and Non-members $60.00
BOOKINGS:
Booking with payment is essential. 
Make payment through the GSV Online shop or at the GSV reception
CANCELLATION:
Refunds will only be given if cancellation is made five working days
before the start of this lecture.
Speaker:
Alan Fincher FGSV

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 


Tue 08 Sep 15 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM MEETING Durham, Northumberland & Cumberland Discussion Circle
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Tue 08 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS Australian BDM indexes via Digger ™
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Wed 09 Sep 15 @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM MEETING DNA Discussion Circle
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Thu 10 Sep 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS GSV library catalogue & databases - tips
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Sat 12 Sep 15 @ 10.30AM- 11.30AM TALK Death & Dying in Australia Coburg Cemetery - David Down
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