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. Looking for more options? Additional mainly US events are listed at

Tuesday 13 June

2 pm: OGS Ottawa Branch Virtual Drop-in, with local experts Gloria Tubman, Ken McKinlay and Mike More.

2 pm: The Top 10 DNA Features on MyHeritage, by Richard Hill for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

2:30 pm: Introducing American Ancestors, by Claire Vail for Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center.

7 pm: Genealogy with Google, by Dave Obee for OGS Lambton County Branch.

Wednesday 14 June

7 pm: The Wreck HMS Speedy-The Tragedy That Shook Upper Canada, by Dan Buchanan for OGS York Region Branch.

8 pm: Putting it All Together: Making Sense of All the Research You’ve Done, by Robyn Smith for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Thursday 15 June

6:30 pm: Introduction to Arab American Genealogy Research, by Reem Awad-Rashmawi for Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center.

Friday 16 June

2 pm: Finding Your Ancestors in Canadian Land Records, by Tara Shymanski for Legacy Family Tree Webinars.

Saturday 17 June

1 pm: Indigenous Enfranchisement Records 1880- 1970 in Canadian Orders in Council, by Joanna Crandell for OGS Ottawa Branch.


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