Date(s) - Tuesday, October 5, 2021
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Region Branch invites you to join us as we welcome Lesley Anderson to our October branch meeting. For 14 years, Lesley has been well known as the Canadian spokesman of Ancestry.ca and as a popular genealogical presenter for societies and conferences.
Topic: Search Tips – Researching Women on Ancestry
Date: Tuesday, October 5th, 2021 @ 7:30 p.m.
This session will provide strategies for searching for women in the Ancestry databases, including methods to uncover females using name variations and other search techniques. Famous or interesting women will be highlighted wherever possible using the new Ancestry databases from around the world, as well as the core record groups. The presentation will appeal to new and experienced researchers alike.
Registration is required:
Lesley Anderson has been involved in the personal research of her family tree for over 50 years specializing in Canadian, British and Irish records. Her passion for genealogy has branched out to DNA genetic genealogy, teaching classes, speaking at seminars and conferences, consulting and doing research for others.
Lesley was the Director of Education for BIFHSGO (British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa) for many years and volunteered at the Ottawa Stake – LDS Family History Center. She gets great enjoyment out of helping new and experienced genealogists with their research.