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Irish Genealogy – Resources for Success

Event Type: Adult
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 3/16/2016
Start Time: 9:30 AM
End Time: 5:30 PM
Description:
 Learn about Irish genealogy topics directly from Irish researchers! The Fountaindale Public Library and the Plainfield Public Library District will host an all day seminar on Irish genealogical research presented by the Ulster Historical Foundation. The program will include topics for both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Participants are asked to bring a brown bag lunch or to order a box lunch from Brooks Cafe. Light refreshments provided.

Can't attend the program? You can attend our FREE STREAMING WEBINAR! The program will be availabe as a recording on YouTube for 30 after the program.

Here are the links for each session:
Part 1: Introduction to Irish and Scots-Irish Family History (9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQ7i6339_fA

Part 2: Using Land Records: Griffith’s Valuation, Tithe and Estate Records (11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rfrBGnMmhMY

Part 3: Census Substitutes and Church Records (1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8ECfeFAdWM

Part 4: Sources for Finding Seventeenth Century Families in Ireland (3:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxu81_8gKOs
Library: Fountaindale Public Library
Location: Meeting Room A
Registration Ends: 3/14/2016 at 12:00 AM
Contact: Debra Dudek
Contact Number: 630-685-4201
Presenter: Ulster Historical Foundation
Status: Waiting List (30 of 36)
Please Note
  • Attendees must give 24 hour cancellation notice to allow others on the waiting list to attend. Three (3) missed programs or events without cancelling in advance will put you on the waiting list the next time you attempt to register. Due to the popularity of our programming, we ask that you show up 5-10 minutes before the program start time to sign in. Programs start promptly at the specified time. If you are not here by the start time, your space may be given away if people are waiting.

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