Kawartha Branch – Beginner’s Guide to Genealogy – Speaker Dr. Fraser Dunford

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Date(s) - 23/11/2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Speaker: Fraser has been involved in Genealogy for over 35 years, written six books, many articles on genealogy and is a frequent speaker, sharing his knowledge on many genealogy topics.

This talk is based on Fraser’s two books: Beginner’s Guide to Genealogy and Beginner’s Guide to Ontario Genealogy.

What is Genealogy?

Basics – family tree, family record, relationships (including “removed”), the importance of Birth, Marriage, and Death records, recording dates

Getting Started –guiding principles, Genealogical Proof Standard, citation

Useful records – maps, census, religious, civil, municipal, land, newspapers, emigration/immigration, wills

Keeping records

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 Telephone: Curve Lake First Nation Cultural Centre at 705-657-2758 OR

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