Tuesday, 21 August 2012

National Library of Ireland talks this week

This week's free lunchtime family history talks at the National Library of Ireland continue with:
  • Carmel Gilbride, Eneclann, speaking on using Valuation Office records to trace your family
  • Jim Herlihy, author of The Royal Irish Constabulary, on the records of the Royal Irish Constabulary and the Dublin Metropolitan Police
  • Cliona Weldon, Findmypast.ie, speaking on using Findmypast to trace your family history
  • William Roulston, of the Ulster Historical Foundation will be talking about Scots-Irish emigration from the 17th to the 19th centuries
  • Catriona Crowe, National Archives of Ireland will be giving a talk on ‘National Archives of Ireland: sources online’

Further information can be found either the Eneclann website at www.eneclann.ie/2012/07/summer-lunchtime-series-2012/ or the NLI’s events page at www.nli.ie/en/list/current-events.aspx.

(With thanks to Vicky McAlister)


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