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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:

  • 10:00 a.m.:  Research in Archives, Libraries, Historical Societies - Library and Archves Canada, BIFHSGO, OPL
  • 11:00 a.m.:  DNA: What do the matches mean? - Leanne Cooper
  • 1:00 p.m.:   Free Online Resources for the Frugal Genealogist - Gail Dever, Genealogy à la carte
  • 2:00 p.m.:   House History: Researching Your Building or Property - Stuart Clarkson, City of Ottawa Archives

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

 

Language

English

Age group

Adult
Adults 50-plus