Family History Courses for Spring 2012

After successful courses last year and in 2010 Offaly Historical & Archaelogical Society propose to have a third family history course this year to commence on Thursday March 1 at OHAS, Bury Quay, with the subject matters to be as follows:-

After successful courses last year and in 2010 Offaly Historical & Archaelogical Society propose to have a third family history course this year to commence on Thursday March 1 at OHAS, Bury Quay, with the subject matters to be as follows:-

March 1: The family history library and reference works - John Kearney and Margaret White-Mulligan

March 8: The internet for family historians – Noel Guerin

March 15: Maps for the family historian – Niall Sweeney

March 22: Newspapers and Offaly Family History - Stephen McNeill

March 29: ‘Crime Pays’ tracing your family with policing records – Ger Murphy

March 31: at 11am. Sources for family history at Offaly County Library - Michael Byrne

Please register your interest now. Attendance will be confined to 25 and the course charge must be the cheapest available at €25 to include tea and coffee. Start time will be at 8pm and to finish at 10pm, unless otherwise stated. All talks will be illustrated with pictures.