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Tracing your ancestors in the Scottish highlands
March 17 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
$15 – $20
Come along and hear Graeme Mackenzie discuss the sources for genealogical research in Scotland, showing how they are used, with particular reference to families of Highland descent and issues regarding the use of Gaelic names.
Presenter: Graeme Mackenzie MA
Graeme Mackenzie is Chairman of the Association of Highland Clans & Societies (of Scotland) and Seanachaidh (historian & genealogist) for Clans MacKenzie and MacMillan. He’s a trained historian, with a Masters Degree from the University of Cambridge, and has been a professional genealogist specialising in the Highland clans and families of Scotland for the last 25 years. He’s a member of the Scottish Ancestral Tourism Group [SATG] & the Scottish Clans & Families Forum [SCFF], bodies convened by the Scottish Government to help the descendants of emigrant Scots find out about their ancestors and to visit Scotland.