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Genealogical Society of Ireland at the WDYTYA Exhibition, London, Feb. 2011

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					FFHS
The Federation of Family History Societies




                           www.familyhistory.ie
                                               We cannot be
                                                 here today
                                                  so we send
                                                     you our
                                                       good wishes
                                                      from Ireland….
        The Federation of Family History Societies is a Company Limited by Guarantee
      Company Number 2930189 (England & Wales) - Registered Charity Number 1038721
       Registered Office: Artillery House, 15 Byrom Street, Manchester, England M3 4PF
    About the Society
    The Federation of Family History Societies

   Our Meetings and Activities
      Monthly Lecture on interesting topic
      Monthly informal morning coffee meeting
      Weekly collaborative projects – archiving records
      Summertime collaborative projects – graveyard
       inscriptions
   Our Publications
        Monthly Newsletter
             – Ireland’s Genealogical Gazette
      Annual Journal
      Website – www.familyhistory.ie
      Facebook
      Booklets and monographs
    Where and When we meet
   Lectures are held at 8.00pm on the
    second Tuesday of each month at:
          Dún Laoghaire College of Further Education
           Cumberland St., Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
   Monthly informal morning coffee
    meeting 10.30am on the 4th Wednesday
    of each month at
          Weirs, 88 Lower George's Street, Dún
           Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
   Weekly collaborative projects –
    archiving records each Wednesday from
    10.00
          At the society’s premises, Carlisle Pier, Dún
           Laoghaire
             The Federation of Family History Societies is a Company Limited by Guarantee
           Company Number 2930189 (England & Wales) - Registered Charity Number 1038721
            Registered Office: Artillery House, 15 Byrom Street, Manchester, England M3 4PF
    What you get – what it costs….
   Monthly Newsletter - the "Gazette"
   Monthly lecture on a topic of genealogical interest
   Monthly informal morning meeting - coffee with genealogy
   Society website - www.familyhistory.ie & Facebook page
   Society archive of 7000 items, still growing
   Annual journal on genealogy
   Broadband hotspot for online research and collaboration
   Lobbying and representation on genealogy-related matters
   Linkage with like-minded members
   Publication and sale of books, registers, lists
   Linkage with other genealogy organisations
   Membership €40 (£35) per annum
  Spring 2011 Lecture Programme
Date               Topic                            Speaker
Tuesday 8 March Researching the Irish Revolution Daithi O Corrain

Tuesday 12 April   The 1641 Depositions as an aid   Jane Ohlmeyer
                   to the genealogist

Tuesday 10 May     Tracing Ancestry through DNA     Gianpiero Cavalleri

Tuesday 14 June Irish Online Sources                Mary Beglan


   All Lectures 8.00 pm at Dún Laoghaire
        College of Further Education,
         Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
For further information or to join
   For membership or other details:
     Website
       www.familyhistory.ie
       Facebook
     E-mail us at
       gsi.secretary@familyhistory.ie
     Or write to
       Genealogical   Society of Ireland,
       11, Desmond Avenue,
       Dún Laoghaire,
       Co. Dublin, Ireland

				
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Description: PowerPoint Slide Show on the Genealogical Society of Ireland prepared for the 'Who Do You Think You Are?' Exhibition in London, February 2011