Essex County Genealogical Society Meetings in March, April, May, and June

Monthly meetings of the Essex County Genealogical Society are held at the Central Branch of Windsor Public Library, on the lower level. Admission is free and the public is welcome! For more information, email essexogs@gmail.com.

Monday, March 10, 7:00 – 9:00 pm:  The Victorian Celebration of Death, a presentation by Catherine MacKendrick, explores the Victorian celebration of death and what it means for the present day. MacKendrick has been a thanatologist for 34 years as a grief counsellor, death educator, researcher, hospital chaplain, and taught The Human Meaning of Death for 23 years at the University of Windsor.

Monday, April 14, 7:00 – 9:00 pm:  Guest speaker Heather Colautti, Registrar at Windsor’s Community Museum, will discuss Preserving Family Artifacts and Documents.

Monday, May 12, 7:00 – 9:00 pm:  Guest speaker Wayne Vizniowski, Genealogist, will speak on Researching Ukrainian Ancestors My Journey.

Monday, June 9, 7:00 – 9:00 pm:  Guest speaker Daniel MacLeod, Sessional Instructor in the Department of History at the University of Guelph, will discuss The Centre for Scottish Studies at the University of Guelph.

 

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