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Upcoming Heritage Event: Genealogy Workshop

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Heritage Mississauga and the Halton Peel Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society are pleased to present:

Searching for First World War Ancestors

Date: Saturday February 8th, 2014

Time: 10am-3pm

Location: Historic Robinson Adamson House, 1921 Dundas St. W., Mississauga, ON L5K 1R2 (map)

(one block west of Mississauga Road at Sir John’s Homestead)

Featuring: Professional Genealogist and Lecturer Ruth Blair

Fee: $25.00, Covers both sessions

Fee must be prepaid to reserve seat

Coffee and Tea will be served.

Please make your own arrangements for lunch.

Call to reserve your seat today.

905-828-8411 ext.”0″

Space is limited so call and make your booking early.

Brief Overview:

Session 1: “In Search of Your First World War Ancestors”

Was your ancestor in the First World War? Resources to find military records will be presented whether he be from Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia or the United States. If your First World War ancestor was a woman we will also be discussing resources to find service records for women who served at home or on the front.

Session 2: “You Won’t Find it All in Your Ancestor’s First World War Military File”

We will be discussing other resources to help you find out more about your ancestor’s experience in the First World War. You won’t find it all in the military file. These resources will help you build a better picture of what your ancestor and his family went through during the First World War.

 

FYI: Upcoming Heritage Event in Mississauga, Genealogy Day at the Grange

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

The Halton-Peel Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society and Heritage Mississauga invite you to attend a Genealogy Workshop.

Date: Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: The Grange, 1921 Dundas Street West, Mississauga (map)

Workshop: ”Breaking down the walls”

Guest Speakers:  Co-Star of television’s “Ancestors in the Attic,” Fawne Stratford-Devai, and noted Halton-Peel OGS genealogists Dorothy Kew and Jane Watt.

Registration fee: $10 (must be pre-paid to reserve your spot).

Please note, you must make your own accommodations for lunch.

For more information or to reserve space, please contact Heritage Mississauga at 905-828-8411 ext.0

or email info@heritagemississauga.org

Website: http://www.heritagemississauga.com/promo/Genealogy-Workshop

Space is limited so reserve your spot now!