Trace your family’s history

Campbell River Genealogy Society welcomes Joyce Young on Saturday, Oct. 19 for a one-day seminar

You can trace your family roots with online resources.

Campbell River Genealogy Society welcomes Joyce Young on Saturday, Oct. 19 for a one-day seminar to be held at the Thulin Room, Maritime Heritage Centre from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

The presenter is Joyce Young from the Vernon and District Family History Society.

Her topics are:

(1) Playing All the Angles — working with multiple databases to find elusive family members;

(2) Newspapers Online — finding them; using them; how OCR works (or doesn’t!);

(3) Searching for Gaelic/Irish Records Online — a review of various websites and their costs;

(4) Doing Genealogy in the Cloud — an introduction and the benefits of using the Cloud.

The cost is $40 plus an optional lunch (Fusilli Grill) for $10. For further information contact Janice at 250-203-0585.