Researching Your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors with the Ulster Historical Foundation
March 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm| Free
Join experts from the Ulster Historical Foundation as they describe the ins-and-outs of researching your family history. No previous genealogy experience is required.
Lecturers Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt will lead workshops in Irish education and estate records, using printed sources and understanding Irish townlands.
The Ulster Historical Foundation is a long-established research and publishing agency that provides resources to those discovering Irish and Scots-Irish ancestors.
Researching Your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors with the Ulster Historical Foundation is Monday, March 11, 2019 from 9am to 5pm and is free.
Registration is required, as this event will sell out. Lunch will be available for purchase. To register, click below or call 773-282-7035, ext. 10.
9:00am-9:45am Welcome and introduction to Irish Genealogy
9:45am-10:45am Understanding Irish Townlands
10:45am-11:15am Break and book sales
11:15am-12:15pm Irish Landed Estate records
1:15pm-2:15pm Using Printed Sources
2:15pm-3:15pm Workhouse and Local Government Records
3.15pm-3:30pm Break and book sales
3:30pm-4:30pm Irish Education and School Records