The Kawartha Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society is hosting the second annual Kawartha Conference in Peterborough, Saturday, Oct 3 on the theme Military Settlers
Papers are sought on all aspects of the settlement of British discharged military in Ontario, in particular papers that comment on:
– the situation (economic and political) in the UK that caused military people to emigrate
– the military situation in Canada that encouraged military settlers
– the economic situation in Canada
– how the military emigration took place
– the results
– where the documentation is
It is a one-day conference with five speakers, each of one hour.
Presentation proposals with a brief outline may be sent to <firstname.lastname@example.org> by Apr 30.