Monday, 17 September 2018

2nd annual Scottish Genealogy Virtual Conference

From Genealogy Tours of Scotland:

Genealogy Tours of Scotland announces the second annual virtual conference on Scottish Genealogy Research.


The ViC (virtual conference) will launch on Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at 8:30 am Eastern
The line-up of talks and speakers for the day:
  • The Lad o’ Pairts: Patterns of Scottish Migration to Canada, presented by history professor Kevin James
  • “Genealogy in the High Court of Justiciary” presented by archivist Margaret Fox
  • Using Sheriff Court Records for Genealogy Research, presented by genealogist, Emma Maxwell
  • Genealogy Gems in Scottish Poor Law Records, presented by archivist Irene O’Brien
  • An Introduction to LivingDNA, presented by LivingDNA co-founder David Nicholson
  • Family History Resources Available at the NLS, presented by NLS Enquiries Assistant Elaine Brown
  • Online Resources for Scottish Genealogy, presented by genealogy educator Christine Woodcock

Registration fee is just $99.99 (cdn) and allows unlimited access to the talks, handouts and marketplace until midnight (eastern) on January 31st. The live chat will only happen on January 2
*** Virtual "Seats" are limited! For more information or to register:

(With thanks to Christine Woodcock)


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