Clare Roots Society Genealogy and Family History Conference 2013
Clare Roots Society will host a Genealogy and Family History Conference at the Templegate Hotel Ennis Co Clare on Friday and Saturday the 5th and 6th April 2013.
The theme of the conference is "Gathering the Scattering".
See under "Programme" for full programme details Tuesday 2nd April to Saturday 6th April.
Friday 5th April 2013
3.00 p.m. Tour of Local Studies Centre in Clare County Library . Max 10 people per tour so pre booking essential. Contact email@example.com
4.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. Free "Meet the Genealogist" Sessions. 20 minutes slots with a professional genealogists including specialists in Army records and American records.
6.30 p.m. Welcome Reception and official opening
7.15 p.m Opening lecture: "The British and Irish in India" by Michael Gandy our keynote speaker.
4.00p.m. – 6.00p.m. EARLY REGISTRATION
Saturday 6th April 2013
Conference Registration 9.00 a.m –10.00 p.m
10.00 a.m. Fiona Fitzsimons “ Pre 1800 Records”
11.00 a.m. Eileen Ó Dúill “Finding Cousins in the USA “
12.00 a.m. Peter Higginbotham “The Irish Workhouse and Workhouses in County Clare”
LUNCH 1.00 p.m. – 2.p.m.
2.00 p.m. Steven Smyrl "Dead Money" Probate Genealogy
3.00 p.m. Dr Catriona Crowe “Forthcoming online sources for geneaology at the
4.00 p.m Michael Gandy “English records for Irish Families”
8. p.m. Gala Dinner 8 p.m. in the Temple Gate Hotel