On Wednesday 18 March 2020 join Gillian Hunt and Fintan Mullan from the Ulster Historical Foundation for a special genealogical seminar in Charleston, SC.
Learn about aspects of Irish history and how to uncover the resources and records for your family history research.
Location: Old St Andrew’s Parish Church, 2604 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414
Program title: Researching Your Scots-Irish and Irish Ancestors
Hosts: Old St Andrew’s Parish Church, SC
Time: 10:00- 17:00
Cost: General Admission - $25 (Additional $15 for a Tea Room Lunch)
Lunch includes: Lunch, dessert and beverage (no takeaways)
- Emigration from Ireland to North America: an overview
- Introduction to Scots-Irish and Irish Family History Research
- Understanding Irish townlands: the importance of place, identity and administrative divisions in Irish research
- Records Related to the Different Churches in Ireland
- Census substitutes and other important sources for the 18th and 19th centuries
- Using land records: Griffith’s Valuation, Tithe and Estate records
- Q&A and solving brick walls