Practical workshops in family and local history
Many of these sources were at least partly available online. As result, the speakers provided historical background on these sources, as well as practical guidance on using these as research tools.
22 January 2014
Talk by Dr. Annaleigh Margey: The 1641 depositions - an early source for local history (and beyond).
29 January 2014
Talk by Valerie Adams (Presbyterian Historical Society of Ireland): Using church records for family and local history - first steps.
5 February 2014
Talk by Alistair Butler (General Register Office, Northern Ireland): GRONI family trees.
12 February 2014
Talk by Drew Ferris (Ordnance Survey Northern Ireland): Maps from snaps - archive mapping and aerial photography for local and family history.
19 February 2014
Talk by Dr. Bill Macfee (private researcher): The Griffith's valuation books, maps and revision books.