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 or recommended

Assume registration in advance is required; check so you’re not disappointed.

Tuesday 19 Oct. 2 pm: Virtual Genealogy Drop-In, from Ottawa Branch of OGS and The Ottawa Public Library.

Tuesday 19 Oct. 7 pm: A Fresh Light on Old Newspapers, by Dave Obee for Sudbury District Branch OGS.

Tuesday 19 Oct. 8 pm: My 20 Year Mystery – Finding family origins with Y-DNA, by Shellee Morehead for BCG and Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Wednesday 20 Oct. 2 pm: Comparing the Genealogy Giants 2021: Ancestry, FamilySearch, Findmypast, and MyHeritage, by Sunny Morton for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Thursday 21 Oct. 1 pm: Surviving the Famine: Tracing the Irish Famine Generation in Ontario, by representatives from the Canada Ireland Foundation for Kawartha Branch OGS.

Thursday 21 Oct, 3 pm: Using Family Tree Maker Software, by Mark Olsen for Simcoe County Branch OGS.

Thursday 21 Oct. 6:30 pm: Family Food: Using Family Recipes for Family History, by Allison DePrey Singleton for Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center.

Saturday 23 Oct. all day: Scottish Indexers Conference, various speakers.

Saturday 23 Oct. 1 pm: Silent No More: Researching Our Great War Dead, by Glenn Wright for Ottawa Branch OGS.

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