August is Family History Month
Have you ever thought about tracing your family history – finding about ancestors or discovering lost relatives??
South Canterbury Branch of NZ Society of Genealogists can help – bring your questions to Timaru District Library on Wednesday 10th August 11am – 4pm. For more info email SouthCanterbury@genealogy.org.nz
Some handy links:
http://www.genealogy.org.nz/ - New Zealand Society of Genealogists
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/trail/familyhistory/ - BBC Family History Page
http://www.natlib.govt.nz/about-us/news/family-history-month-2011 - National Library of New Zealand
http://www.natlib.govt.nz/collections/areas-of-focus/family-history/family-history-websites - Useful Family History Websites. A list of helpful websites and online resources for family history and genealogy. Includes resources for New Zealand, Australia, Great Britain & Ireland, Pacific Islands and United States of America.
Also check out our great range of books and magazines on Family History -