Meetings & Outings
Updated 3 September 2013
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All meetings are held in the Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse St., Dublin 2 and, apart from the AGM, are open to non members. There is no charge and no booking is required.
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IFHS Meetings 2013
Saturday 8 June 2013
The Society's A.G.M. will now be held on Saturday 8th June 2013 at 11.00am at our usual location at the Dublin City Library & Archive, 138/144 Pearse St., Dublin 2.
A.G.M. 11.a.m. open to Members only
Afternoon talks: 2.15 pm A shipwreck in the family, James Robinson.
3.15 pm Family History Sources at Dublin City Archive, Mary Clarke, Archivist, Dublin City Archive.
Fiona Fitzsimons, who was originally
scheduled to give her talk in April on Sources for tracing children
in care in Ireland prior to 1952, has kindly agreed to give
this talk at our 12th October meeting.
Saturday 15th June 2013 All day Outing.
IRISH GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY—IRELAND BRANCH has invited the Irish Family History Society on their annual Summer outing.
SUMMER OUTING: Saturday 15 th June 2013
Visit to Roscrea Castle and Damer House, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary,
St Cronan’s Church, Tuamgraney, Co. Clare,
Workhouse Centre and Portumna Castle and Gardens, Co. Galway
Cost per person: €55 (includes travel by coach, all entrance fees, morning refreshments, lunch and afternoon tea).
Booking Forms with remittance should be returned to IGRS Branch Treasurer, Edward Rowland of 12 Crannagh Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14 before Friday 7th June 2013. All late bookings by telephone after this date.
All Day Seminar
11.30am. Killester and its families: the story of the Soldiers and Sailors homes. Margaret Bonar & Elizabeth Craven.
12.30pm – 2.00pm LUNCH (not provided - at own expense)
2.15pm The Landed Estates Database: a resource for family and local history. Marie Boran & Brigid Clesham.
3.15pm. Sources for tracing children in care in Ireland prior to 1952. Fiona Fitzsimons.
Saturday 9th November 2013.
10.30am Gathering Church of Ireland records. Dr. Susan Hood.
11.30am. Archives of the Royal Dublin Society. Natasha Serne.