George Caldwell’s handout for his Introduction to Scottish Genealogy today at Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch is now posted on this website. For convenience, the link to a .pdf copy of the handout is here: Introduction to Scottish Genealogy Handout
Breaking news! The BC Genealogical Society’s free Library Week will be Monday, July 15 to Saturday July 20, 2013 and the Open House will be on Sunday, July 14th. See the BCGS Walter Draycott Library page for the address, etc. and watch for details soon.
The handouts for the Genealogy in England session today at Vancouver Public Library, Central Branch are posted here.
Additional websites and books mentioned during the talks and question period were:
England – Online Parish Clerks: http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/online_parish_clerk
Rootsweb.com – free website – worldwide surnames and place name e-mail lists and boards, surname entries, all searchable, genealogy information and aids: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/
Phillimore’s Atlas and Index of Parish Registers by Cecil R. Humphrey-Smith and James Bell, 3rd edition (2004). VPL 929.342 P55h2
Researching English Probate Records by Dr. Penelope Christensen (2001). VPL 929.342 C55rp