This Week’s Online Genealogy Events

Choose from free online events in the next five days. All times are ET except as noted. Those in red are Canadian, bolded if local to Ottawa. Assume registration in advance is required; check so you’re not disappointed.

Tuesday 20 April, 2 pm:  Virtual Genealogy Drop-In, from Ottawa Branch of OGS and The Ottawa Public Library.

Tuesday 20 April, 8 pm: Turning Raw Information into Evidence: Tips for Drawing and Explaining Conclusions, by J. H. (Jay) Fonkert for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Wednesday 21 April, 11 am: The British Army Militia and Special Reserve, by Paul Nixon for Findmypast.

Wednesday 21 April, 2 pm: 3 Ways to Advance Your Research with Correlation, by Shannon Green for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Wednesday 21 April, 7 pm: LAC Scholars Awards.  Broadcast on LAC YouTube channel.

Thursday 22 April, 6:30 pm: Finding Your Ancestors in Company Employee Magazines and Trade Magazines, by Dennis Northcott for Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center.

Friday 23 April, 2 pm: USA/Canada/UK – The GOONS Friday Virtual Pub Crawl.

Saturday 24 April, 1pm: The Royal Heraldry Society of Canada (RHSC) – yesterday, today and tomorrow, by Vicken Koundakjian for Ottawa Branch OGS.


4 — 6 June 2021: OGS Conference.

19 – 26 September 2021: BIFHSGO Conference. Irish Lines and Female Finds: Exploring Irish records, female ancestors and genetic genealogy.

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