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Jun 01

Scottish SIG (Information)

Date & Time
1 June 2023 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
(UTC+10:00) Australia/Sydney

The Scottish Special Interest Group meeting is a Hybrid meeting for members with an interest in researching their Scottish ancestors Members should register to attend this event by logging in and selecting the event with "(Register)" in the title. 

The topic for this meeting.

"A look at, the Statistical Accounts and updates from attendees"

Scottishindexes is an archive-research service but is also a whole lot more. A family-run business they index archival material covering prisons, crime, hospital, poor relief and paternity - and more - which they provide for free. They also have research guides catering from the beginner to the very advanced. Have you used The Statistical Accounts of Scotland? They are essentially a snapshot of social history in your family's parish in Scotland in the 1790s and the 1840s. What have you found in these resources?


If you are interested in this event you might also be interested in the many other benefits of membership. See Membership Benefits for member benefits, or go straight to Join or Renew to join.

For more information about the activities of the Scottish SIG, including details of future events, click here 


Event Type
Hybrid meeting
Event Location
FHACT Education Room
Cook Community Centre
41 Templeton Street
Cook ACT 2614

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