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Discover Your Roots: Genealogy and Local History Fair

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Are you interested in family history?  Curious about the history of Ottawa?  Drop in to:

  • Enjoy genealogy and local history presentations
  • Visit displays from local museums, historical and genealogy societies
  • Bring your questions for consultation with genealogy specialists in the Resource Room

Presentations include:

  • Leanne Cooper: "DNA: What do the matches mean?"
  • Gail Dever, Genealogy à la carte: "Free Online Resources for the Frugal Genealogist"
  • Stuart Clarkson, City of Ottawa Archives: "Researching the History of Your House"

All activities are free.  Registration not required.  Offered in partnership with British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO)




Age group

Adults 50-plus