BIFHSGO February Meeting

Here’s the lineup for the online-only BIFHSGO meeting on Saturday.

9 am: Back to Basics: Census Records, by Ken McKinlay

Census enumerations have been around for millennia. We will be looking at what census records have survived for the countries that make up the British Isles. We will also take a look at possible census substitutes to help fill in some of the gaps in the records.

10 am: Researching Female Ancestors What Could They Tell Us? by M. Diane Rogers

Researching female ancestors can be frustrating. Sometimes even their obituaries say almost nothing. Diane will provide examples of strategies to use in searching genealogical sources for information about women and in learning about women’s history resources.

Find our more, including the link to register and information about a watch party at the Ottawa City Archives, at

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