Family history workshops: Spring 2018

Family History Month

Family history research is a huge part of the way libraries and archives serve their communities. It is a way for people to connect to the lives of their ancestors. State Library can help you start your family research using resources both in our collection and available online.

Our family history workshops are free to attend, but places are limited.

Bookings open two weeks prior to each session.

Venue:
Training Room, level 1, State Library, Stanley Place, South Bank
Cost:
Free
Bookings:

Bookings required

More information:

info@slq.qld.gov.au

07 3840 7810

Program of events

Searching Birth Death Marriage indexes

Finding Australian birth, death and marriage details outside registry dates

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 11th Sep 2018, 11am - 12pm

Learn how to access a host of birth, marriage, anniversary, funeral, death and obituary articles, plus other useful indexes.

FamilyHistory_EnglandWales

Finding birth, death and marriage records from England and Wales

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 11th Oct 2018, 10am - 11am

Find out how to use The General Register Office UK's website to source birth, death and marriage records for England and Wales.

Shipping and immigration records online

Searching the Colonial Secretary's records for Moreton Bay, pre 1860

Training Room, level 1, State Library
Starts 16th Nov 2018, 11am - 12pm

State Library staff will show you how to access original records for Moreton Bay before Separation from NSW in 1859.

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