Genealogy webinars to focus on Catholic records, British research

Legacy Family Tree Webinars will present “Finding Your Roots in Catholic Records” on Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 2 p.m.

The documents of the Catholic Church chronicle important events in the lives of members and can provide a tool key to uncovering otherwise impenetrable family mysteries. The webinar will explore the lives of your ancestors through sacramental records, additional Church records, and other Catholic sources. Also included will be an overview of traditional and often-overlooked documents, and research strategies t0 help you dig into your Catholic roots.

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Ontario Genealogical Society will present “Researching Your Ancestors before Civil Registration in England and Wales” on Thursday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m.

With increased digitization of genealogical records in England and Wales, documents relating to your ancestors are far more readily available but how are the records structured? Where are they located? And what information can be gleaned from these primary sources?

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