This week’s online genealogy events

Choose from selected 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. Many additional events are listed at

Tuesday 8 November, 2 pm: The science behind MyHeritage DNA testing, by Gal Zrihen for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Tuesday 8 November, 2:30 pm: Researching U.S. City Directories. by Andy McCarthy for Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center.

Tuesday 8 November, 7 pm: No Dead Ends: Finding Your Way Through Family Roadblocks, by Judy Nimer Muhn for OGS Essex and London-Middlesex Branches

Tuesday 8 November, 7 pm: Peterborough County Genealogy Website, by Fraser Dunford for OGS Kawartha Branch and Curve Lake First Nation Cultural Centre
Register by telephone at 705-657-2758 or by email:

Wednesday 9 November, 8 pm: The Migration of European Ancestors: Their Experiences and the Records, 1820-1920, by Nancy Loe for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Thursday 10 November 6:30 pm: Making the Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne Your Research Assistant, by Curt Witcher for Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center.

Friday 11 November: Respect the gap.

Saturday 12 November. 9 am: Anxious Mothers, Voluntary Aid Workers and Military Nurses: Letters from Canadian women during the First World War, by Melanie Morin-Pelletier. At 10 am: Stories from the War, by Carol Annett, for BIFHSGO.



Tuesday 15 November at 2:00pm the Ottawa Public Library, Greenboro branch is offerring a 60 minute session on Getting Started in Genealogy. Log in with an OPL membership card to register.

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