Workshops & Presentations


We love sharing the love of family history and teaching you how to get further with your research.

A full list of available Workshops and Presentations can be downloaded from here

Presentations can be delivered in person or virtually.

Here's where you can find Fiona presenting:

UPCOMING EVENTS:

2020

11 September - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"

Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

25 September - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"
Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

9 October - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"

Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

12 October - The Time Travelling Genealogist
Merrin St Ladies Club, Christchurch

23 October - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"
Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

6 November - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"
Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

20 November - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"
Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

23 November - Talking Family History
Can you guess who will be speaking this month?

4 December - Ancestry (Aus) "Family History Fridays"
Facebook Live - Recordings available. 

  

 

LEGACY FAMILY TREE WEBINARS - ARCHIVE:

Finding Families in New Zealand

We don’t have any major collections of census records in New Zealand, so how else can you find families in New Zealand. Looking at the use of electoral rolls and school records to add to your family history.

Four Sources for New Zealand Family History

Beyond Births, Deaths and Marriages, this talk looks at four sources for tracing your New Zealand family. Covering: Cemetery Research, Probates & Wills, Shipping to New Zealand and Newspapers

The 1939 Register for Family HIstorians

Following on from the declaration of War, on September 29th 1939, the details of the population of Great Britain and Northern Ireland were recorded and identity cards were issued. Findmypast (and others) has published the registers for England and Wales. This talk will look at searching the 1939 Register and what to do with the information you find.

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Ancestry - Family History Fridays

8 May 2020 onwards
Facebook Live - Recordings available:

 

DO YOU NEED A SPEAKER?

A full list of Workshops and Presentations can be downloaded from here

Workshops: These practical workshops are of varying lengths. Computer requirements are indicated. 

Presentations: Tailored for a 1 hour presentation slot with questions (unless otherwise indicated),  presentations are supported with handouts where appropriate.

Upcoming Topics: We are always working on new ideas and welcome your suggestions.

Research Weekend: Have you considered a research weekend? Based in Christchurch, Fiona is available to travel and any requests would be considered. Depending on travel requirements up to eight presentations can be covered in a weekend. Mix and match workshops and presentations.

Webinars: We have the technology. If Fiona can't come to you in real life, then have you considered a virtual meeting. Whether it is a fully online presentation that you watch from home or an online presentation to a gathering of your group. Talk to us.

 

We love to share the family history and digital scrapbooking addiction. Here's where we have been speaking.