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Early New South Wales Records
April 10 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM$15 – $25
Searching for baptisms, marriage, and burials in NSW prior to civil registration, what they can tell us, and how to access these both on microfiche and through FamilySearch at GSQ. Hands-on presentation limited to 10 participants ONLY.
About the Presenters
Ailsa has been researching her own family history for in excess of 30 years. She obtained her first computer in the 1980s and taught herself how to write programs in Basic. Since then her love of and confidence in using computers has grown. Ailsa was a member of the group which established the very first “GSQ Computer Group”, assisting with many all-day seminars focused on computer programs and bulletin boards (forerunner of the internet as it is today). Ailsa is currently one of GSQ’s website coordinators and the convenor of the TAG team – this team maintains GSQ’s technical equipment (computers etc)
Passionate about history and addicted to family history, Helen has been researching her family in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, England, Scotland, and Barbados for over thirty years. Helen has recently completed the Society of Australian Genealogists’ Certificate in Genealogical Research and is undertaking the University of Tasmania Diploma in Family History and will graduate in 2021. In addition, she holds a Master’s degree in Health Policy (by research), a graduate diploma in health promotion, and a Bachelor of Social Work (Hons).