Kelowna & District GS – Brick Walls

We have been asked to share the following information about an upcoming meeting being presented by Kelowna & District Genealogical Society (please note it is on the same night as our meeting):

Tips for Breaking Brick Walls

Every genealogist at some time while researching runs up against brick walls. Brick walls are when a research question such as finding the parents of an ancestor cannot be answered. There are simple techniques to help break through these walls. Lisa will share those techniques with us.

Date: Monday, April 8, 2024, 7pm – Zoom log on open 6:40pm

Presenter: Lisa S. Gorrell

Location: via Zoom

Price: KDGS members Free; non-members $15 (register and pay online – PayPal or e-transfer); REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Lisa S. Gorrell is a Certified Genealogist®. She has served on boards of several genealogical societies and is currently the recording secretary with the Contra Costa County Historical Society in California, where she volunteers at their archives. She is a founding member and instructor of the new online Applied Genealogy Institute. She enjoys giving genealogy presentations and writing about her family on two blogs: “Mam-ma’s Southern Family” and “My Trails into the Past” She has written a three-generation family history about her husband’s Swedish ancestors.