A new website for those with ancestors who were placed in orphanges, children's homes, industrial or training schools or reformatories. It is run by Peter Higginbotham who has done extensive research in the area.
Here's the link: http://www.childrenshomes.org.uk/
Monday, 9 June 2014
For those in or near Huron County, Kincardine Scottish Festival & Highland Games have added genealogy workshops to their events line up. Hope to see you there!
Monday, 2 June 2014
Friday August 22, 2014
Springhills Suites by Marriott
James Thomson: Basic Scottish Research
Linda Reid: Using DNA to Confirm or Deny
Ruth Blair: Scots-Irish Research
Dr Kevin James: Scottish Emigration
Christine Woodcock: Tracking Scots Emigrant Ancestors
Cost: $35 for OGS members; $45 for Non-members.
Registration forms are available at:
For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org