Posts Tagged ‘Halton/Peel Branch Meeting’

Notice for Halton/Peel Branch Meeting

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Date: Sunday, January 27, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Four Corners Public Library (Auditorium), 65 Queen St. E., Brampton (map)

Topic: “Tripping over Tombstones: Searching Ontario Cemeteries.”

Speaker: Douglas Hill

Brief Overview: OGS member and cemetery researcher Douglas Hill, will speak about how to search Ontario cemeteries on-line, in print and on foot.  Trends in burial practices, cemetery ownership, and cemetery recording will also be discussed.

Contact Info: http://www.halinet.on.ca/sigs/ogshp/

Notice for Halton/Peel Branch Meeting

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Date: Sunday, October 28, 2012

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Oakville Public Library, (second floor auditorium), 20 Navy Street, Oakville

Topic: “Redcoated Ploughboys, A History of the Volunteer Battalion of Incorporated Militia, 1813-1815.”

Speaker: Richard Feltoe, noted Author, Reenactor, Museum Curator and Archivist for the Redpath Sugar Company.

Contact Info: http://www.halinet.on.ca/sigs/ogshp/

Notice for Halton/Peel Branch Meeting

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Date: September 23, 2012

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Oakville Public Library, (second floor auditorium) 20 Navy St., Oakville

Title of Talk: Scottish Research from Afar

Speaker: Ruth Blair, Professional Genealogist and Lecturer

Contact Info: http://www.halinet.on.ca/sigs/ogshp/index.htm