Events

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Sunday, 22 Jul 2018
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

22 July: From the initial announcement of hostilities in World War I, the NSW Home Front was also at war. This talk showcases records held in the NSW State archives collection relating to patriotic funding and the Home Front during the entire course of the War. Celebrating the anniversary of Armistice Day, John Cann will be speaking to the Wyong Family History Group.

Wyong Golf Club
FREE
Wednesday, 01 Aug 2018
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Hear John Cann discuss asylum, hospital and care records held in the NSW State Archives Collection at Tuggerah Library.

Tuggerah Library
FREE
Thursday, 02 Aug 2018
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

2 August: Gail Davis will be presenting this talk at the Goulburn Mulwaree Library. Gail will also spend some time looking at what's new in the NSW State archives.

Goulburn Mulwaree Library
FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2018
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

14 August: Many of us have been, or have ancestors that have been NSW State government employees. This webinar will explore the records of public servants that are held in the NSW State archives collection.

Your Place
FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Saturday, 01 Sep 2018
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Records that document deaths often provide valuable genealogical information. Join John Cann at the Central Coast Family History Society as he speaks about records of death held in the NSW State Archives collection.

Gosford City Lions Hall
FREE
Thursday, 06 Sep 2018
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Records that document deaths often provide valuable genealogical information. Join John Cann at the Newcastle Region Library as he speaks about records of death held in the NSW State Archives collection.

Newcastle Region Library
FREE
Saturday, 15 Sep 2018
2:00 PM to 2:45 PM

John Cann will be speakingĀ  at the NSW & ACT Association of Family History Societies 2018 Annual Conference, runningĀ  between Friday 14 and Sunday 16 November 2018 at Batemans Bay.

Batemans Bay Soldiers Club
FREE
Thursday, 18 Oct 2018
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

18 October: The Colonial Secretary's Office was a central point of contact for many people in the 19th century, and the records reflect the events of NSW and the events of the lives of individuals at that time. This webinar will provide some tips and techniques for researching the records of the Colonial Secretary.

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FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Wednesday, 07 Nov 2018
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

7 November: This webinar will examine marriage and divorce records in the NSW State archives collection.

Your Place
FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED