Unique Aspects of Irish Research, Oct 21
10:30am to noon at the Eoin McKiernan Library (EML). $15 for IGSI members, $20 nonmembers. To register, please write firstname.lastname@example.org
'Please' is an essential element of genealogical research, especially in Ireland. Learn about Provinces, Counties, Civil and Church Parishes, Baronies, Poor Law Unions and Townlands. What records were created and/or indexed at these different jurisditional levels. Learn about the tools both in print and on the Internet that help you find these places and understand them.
Tom Rice, CGSM, is a professional genealogical researcher, lecturer and writer. Past director of the Minnesota Genealogy Society, past officer and current director of the Irish Genealogy Society International, managing editor of their award winning journal, The Septs, and a Minnesota Historical Society genealogy help desk volunteer. He has attended 11 week long genealogy institutes.