Saturday, 10 January 2015

GENE-O-RAMA March 27-28, 2015

The programme for the 31st GENE-O-RAMA is now available.  In summary.

Friday, March 27, 2015
19:45 Pat Horan Memorial Lecture
Castlecomer to Montague: A Case Study  in Irish Protestant Immigration to Upper Canada
Janice Nickerson
Saturday, March 28, 2015
09:00 Session 1
Putting the Flesh on the Bones of Your Upper Canadian Ancestors
Janice Nickerson

The Rideau Canal and Its Workers
Robin Etherington
11:00 Session 2
The Circle of Life: Ontario Vital Records
Lesley Anderson & Glenn Wright

Finding Military Records on the Portal of FHCs
Shirley Ann Pyefinch
13:15 Session 3
Lorenzo White—Was This Elusive 19th Century Ancestor a Criminal?
Janice Nickerson

Pembroke History Re-Written
Jackie Patterson
15:00 Session 4
First World War Genealogy and the Military History Research Centre
Carol Reid

The Early Settlement of Glengarry
David G. Anderson
19:00 Banquet at Algonquin College
(Pre-paid ticket holders)
Dave Mullington
“Mischief and Mayhem in Ottawa’s Past”


Online registration is now available at

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