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Managing Frugally: An alphabet of tips and tools for family historians

April 20 @ 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM AEST

This presentation covers resources, tips and tools to stretch your genealogy budget.


Jill Ball

Jill Ball (GeniAus), a former librarian, teacher and IT specialist, is well known to the worldwide Genealogical community. She is a presenter on genealogical topics; an Australian Ambassador at RootsTech conferences, a member of the Education Committee of The Society of Australian Genealogists, Past President of the Lake Macquarie Family History Group and voted three times by fellow genies as Australia’s Gold Genealogy Rockstar. She is an enthusiastic and passionate genealogist who embraces harnessing technology for family history. Jill is active on various social media platforms: Twitter (@geniaus); Website (www.geniaus.net); Blog GeniAus (geniaus.blogspot.com); Facebook(https://www.facebook.com/geniauspage/)



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April 20
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM AEST
Event Category:


Virtually via Zoom
QLD Australia


(07) 3349 6072
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