The next meeting of the British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa takes place on 11 October at Library and Archives Canada.
At 9 a.m. The Importance of the Chaplain to the Catholic Soldiery
Dr. Niall Keogh will give a overview of the Chaplains of all the Irish battalions and concentrate on some of the Jesuit ones.
At 10 a.m Assisted Emigration to Escape the Great Famine of Ireland
Ann Burns will talk about the Three Terrible Choices open to tenants on the Fitzwilliam Estate, during the Great Famine in Ireland.
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