Simcoe County Branch Meeting

Join the Simcoe County Branch to hear a wonderful lineup of knowledgeable speakers and topics. Branch meetings are open to everyone, however, for those choosing to attend online, registration is required using the links below. Starting in Feb. 2023, the Branch will once again welcome in person attendance at the Northwest Barrie United Church, 464 Ferndale Drive North, Barrie, as well as providing links to distance members to attend via Zoom. We ask your patience as we navigate this “new to us” technology.

Sat. Feb 4th, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST
 
Speaker: Roberta Clark, Chair Bruce Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society
Topic: Roberta will present two talks.
 
Online Resources for Grey and Bruce ~ Roberta will detail the goldmine of genealogical resources relating to Grey and Bruce Counties that can be found online. This talk will be of interest to people with ancestors in the Nottawasaga and Collingwood areas of Simcoe County.
 
You Can’t Find them on the Census – What Now? ~ Roberta will discuss tips and tricks to use when you cannot find your ancestors in census records.
 
Location:
In Person – Northwest Barrie United Church, 646 Ferndale Drive North, Barrie
Online – Watch for the registration link


Sat. March 4th, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST
 
Speaker: Linda Corupe
Topic: Putting Down Roots ~ Land ownership was something to which almost every Upper Canadian settler aspired. This presentation examines the various routes that could be taken in order to achieve that, and ends with a discussion of the different ways in which that property could then be lost
 
Location:
In Person – Northwest Barrie United Church, 646 Ferndale Drive North, Barrie
Online – Watch for the registration link


Until we confirm our speakers and their topics, please hold the following dates:
Sat. April 1st, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)
Sat. May 6th, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)
Sat. June 3rd, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)
Sat. Sept. 9th, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)
Sat. Oct. 14th, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)
Sat. Nov. 4th, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)
Sat. Dec. 2nd, 2023 at 2:00 pm EST (Hybrid)


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