Posts Tagged ‘Toronto Branch Meeting’

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, January 24th, 2014

Date: Monday, February 24, 2014

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: North York Memorial Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, Toronto

Speaker: Carolyn Abraham

Topic: The Juggler’s Children: A Journey into Family, Legend and the Genes that Bind

Brief Overview: Award-winning journalist and author Carolyn Abraham will discuss the research – primarily in India and Jamaica – behind her family history memoir The Juggler’s Children.

Contact Info: http://torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Date: Monday, January 27, 2014

Time: 7:30 – 9:30 pm

Location: North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge St, Toronto (map)

Speaker: Margaret Rintoul

Topic: “Genealogy Searching Forward: Back to the Future”

Contact Info:http://torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, October 25th, 2013

Date: Monday, November 25, 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: North York Memorial Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, North York

Topic: “Great Moments in Genealogy”

Speakers: Various

Brief Overview: A series of 5-minute presentations by various Branch members on “great moments” in their genealogy research.

Contact Info: http://www.torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Date: Monday, October 28, 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: North York Memorial Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, Toronto

Topic: What Really Happened? A Genetic Genealogy Success Story

Speakers:

  • Elizabeth A.R. Kaegi
  • James F.S. Thomson

Brief Overview: Find out how our speakers used new genetic genealogy tests together with traditional family history techniques to solve a six-decade-old mystery.

Contact Info: http://www.torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Date: Monday, September 23, 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: North York Memorial Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, Toronto

Topic: How to Plan a Fabulous Family Reunion

Speaker: Cathy McNamara

Brief Info: This presentation will take you through the ABCs of planning a reunion, big or small, from start to finish and how to have some fun along the way.

Contact Info: http://www.torontofamilyhistory.org

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Date: Monday, June 24, 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Burgundy Room, North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, Toronto

Topic: “My Interesting Ancestor”

Brief Info: Branch members share their stories with fast-paced five-minute talks on ancestors they have found particularly interesting.

Contact Info: www.torontofamilyhistory.org/

Reminder for Toronto Branch Meeting

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Date: 27 May 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Burgundy Room, North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, Toronto

Topic:“Inheritance in Ontario: Estate Files and Beyond”

Speaker: Jane E. MacNamara

Brief Overview: This presentation will review how to find an estate file and how it can lead to other sources both inside and outside the court system.

Additional short presentation by Jean McNulty: “A Photographic Puzzle”.

Contact Info: www.torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Date: 27 May 2013

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Burgundy Room, North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, Toronto

Topic:“Inheritance in Ontario: Estate Files and Beyond”

Speaker: Jane E. MacNamara

Brief Overview: This presentation will review how to find an estate file and how it can lead to other sources both inside and outside the court system.

Additional short presentation by Jean McNulty: “A Photographic Puzzle”.

Contact Info: www.torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Date: Monday, April 22, 2013

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Burgundy Room, North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, North York (map)

Topic: “A Brick Wall and a Chisel – The Cluster Research Project”

Speaker: Ruth Blair

Brief Info: Find out how to organize and start a cluster research project to help you break down brick walls in your family history.

Additional short presentation by Elayne Lockhart: “My DNA-the Genealogical Gift that Keeps on Giving”

Contact Info: http://www.torontofamilyhistory.org/

Notice for Toronto Branch Meeting

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Date: Monday, March 25, 2013

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Burgundy Room, North York Memorial Community Hall, 5110 Yonge Street, North York (map)

Topic: “Great Revelations: Canada and the 1921 Census”

Speaker: Glenn Wright

Brief Overview: In anticipation of the release of the 1921 Census, this presentation will examine the state of our county in 1921. Additional short presentation by Marian Press: “Writing for the Toronto Tree.”

Contact Info: http://www.torontofamilyhistory.org/