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From: "J. Brian Gilchrist" <>
Subject: [ONTARIO] Gilchrist and Anderson speaking in Fergus May 5
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:45:57 -0400
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A one day conference with two greater presenters on two diverse topics ;
Leslie Anderson will speak about how to use "Ancestry" and all the good
things can be found on their site, while J. Brian Gilchrist will take the
counter-point and talk about why it is not, and maybe never will be all
available online? Presented by the Wellington County Branch of the Ontario
Genealogical Society and Wellington County Museum and Archives

Aboyne Hall, Wellington County Museum and Archives, 0536 Wellington Road 18

How to use Ancestry to search your family tree
Speaker: Lesley Anderson
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Lesley Anderson has been pursuing her own family history for more than 35
years. (Yes she started as a teenager!) She shares her enthusiasm for
genealogy by teaching courses through the Ottawa-Carleton District School
Board's Continuing Education Department and she's been a long time volunteer
with the Ottawa Stake Family History Center. For the past 4-1/2 years,
Lesley has enjoyed being the Canadian representative for Ancestry.ca. Her
primary responsibility is to develop strategic relationships with content
providers across Canada to acquire new Canadian historical records. She has
made several radio and television appearances on behalf of Ancestry.ca

The Information - The Internet - The Implications: Why "it" is not all
On-line
Speaker: Brian Gilchrist
1:00 to 3:00 pm
A fourth-generation Torontonian and a ninth-generation Canadian, J. Brian
Gilchrist is one of Canada's leading genealogical authorities. A graduate in
History from the University of Toronto, he is a frequent guest on radio and
television, as well as the founder and member of many genealogical,
archival, and heritage organizations. Gilchrist has authored many
publications on genealogy.

Cost: $35 for the day, light lunch included

Pre-register by calling 519.846.0916 x 5225 or toll-free 1.800.663.0750 x
5225 with payment by credit card (VISA or MASTERCARD.)



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