Friday, October 24, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 

Tue 28 Oct @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM COURSE Irish Family History (Part 4 of 4)
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Tue 28 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM CLASS findmypast™ & other commercial databases online (members free & non members $10.00, bookings essential )
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Thu 30 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM TALK Victorian Women's Suffrage: why were we the last to get to vote? - Judy Maddigan (members free & non members $8.00)
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Thu 30 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM CLASS ScotlandsPeople™ online (members free & non members $10.00, bookings essential)
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Fri 31 Oct @ 10.30AM- 01.30PM LIBRARY RESEARCH DAY Still looking for your Irish Ancestors? Research Day (Booked out)
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Sat 01 Nov @ 01.30PM- 03.30PM MEETING Descendants of Convicts
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Thursday, October 16, 2014

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 
 
Tue 21 Oct @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM Irish Family History (Part 3 of 4)
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Tue 21 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM Ancestry™ online
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Wed 22 Oct @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM Early English Genealogy Discussion Circle
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Thu 23 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Writing & publishing family history part 2: Publishing - Martin Playne
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Thu 23 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM National Archives Australia & other state archives online
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Sat 25 Oct @ 01.30PM- 03.30PM Huguenot Society of Australia
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Thursday, October 9, 2014

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 
 
Tue 14 Oct @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM Irish Family History (Part 2 of 4)
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Tue 14 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Durham, Northumberland & Cumberland Discussion Circle
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Tue 14 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM Australian BDM indexes via Digger ™
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Wed 15 Oct @ 10.00AM- 12.30PM Legacy Users Group
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Wed 15 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM Public Record Office Victoria [PROV] online
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Thu 16 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Writing & publishing family history part 1: Writing - Margaret Vines
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Thu 16 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM Internet for genealogy: an introduction
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Sat 18 Oct @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM Orientation Morning - Introduction to the Society and Research Basics

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Victorian Seniors Festival Week at the GSV

All events are FREE but bookings are ESSENTIAL - Seniors Card holders

This is an opportunity to bring your friends and enjoy the day
DATES: October: various events & dates
LOCATION: GSV [Meeting Room], Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST: GSV Members FREENon-members FREE
BOOKINGS: Booking are essential.  GSV reception: 03 9662 4455
SPECIAL: During the week we will waive the $18.00 joining fee for
new members who hold a Seniors Card
EVENTS:  
CLASSES: Tuesday 7 October: 2.00 am - 3.00 pm
  • Using the National Archives (UK) online BOOKED OUT
Wednesday 8 October: 10.30 am - 12.00 pm
  • Starting your Family History -
    for beginners as well as more experienced researchers
Thursday 9 October: 2.00 pm - 3.00 pm
  • Learn more about GSV resources and database
THURSDAY TALKS: Thursday 9 October: 12.30 pm - 1.30 pm
  • Researching Welsh families
LIBRARY OPEN AFTERNOONS:
  • Wednesday 8 October: 1.00 pm - 4.00 pm BOOKED OUT

Next week at the GSV



Tue 07 Oct @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM Irish Family History (part 1 of 4) Places available
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Tue 07 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM The National Archives (UK) online (booked out)
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Wed 08 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Cornwall Discussion Circle
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Thu 09 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Researching Welsh families - Clive Davies
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Thu 09 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM GSV library catalogue & databases – tips
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HELP WITH ANCESTOR
 
Do you have some time to spare on a regular basis?
 
The GSV is urgently in need of a volunteer with
                    Marketing Skills
to be responsible for external advertising for Ancestor, the quarterly journal of the GSV.

There are three parts to the role:
· Pro-actively seeking advertising from external organisations
· Responding to enquiries for advertising
· On-going management of the relationship with advertisers
 
Please contact Eleanor (Vice President GSV) at epugsley@bigpond.com

Irish Family History Course

Four x 2 hour sessions

DATES: Tuesdays October 7, 14, 21, & 28, 2014
TIME: 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
LOCATION: GSV Meeting Room, Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST: GSV Members $64.00, Non-members $128.00
BOOKINGS: Booking with payment is essential.  Make payment through the GSV Online shop or at the GSV reception
   
TOPICS will include:
  • Recording & documenting sources
  • Land divisions & records
  • Maps & Gazetteers
  • History Timeline
  • Parish / Church records
  • Civil Registration
  • Wills & Probate
  • Census records
  • Tax records - Griffiths' Valuation
  • Tax Records - Tithe Applotment Books

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Next week at the GSV



 
Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 


Tue 30 Sep @ 10.00AM- 01.00PM English Family History course (Part 3 of 3)
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Tue 30 Sep @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM ScotlandsPeople™ online class
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Wed 01 Oct @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM Starting Family History class
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Wed 01 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Family History Writers Discussion Group
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Wed 01 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM National Archives for Scotland, Ireland & Wales online class
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Thu 02 Oct @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Favourite Victorian passenger ports - Meg Bate (Thursday Talk)
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Thu 02 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM FamilySearch™ online class
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Sat 04 Oct @ 02.00PM- 03.00PM GSV Annual General Meeting 2014
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