The following item was sent to me by Gwyneth Pearce of the Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society -
For those with Ontario roots, the next 4-week Ontario Family History Research course offered by the Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society starts on March 9th.
To register, visit the Branch website at www.torontofamilyhistory.org/courses.html.
Here is the course description:
ONTARIO FAMILY HISTORY RESEARCH
Searching for ancestors in Ontario? This course will provide a brief historical
background and introduce records essential to Ontario research including land and property records, vital statistics (pre- and post- 1869), estate records, census, directories and maps – with emphasis on 19th century sources.
Course: 4 sessions, Tuesdays 7–9 PM, March 9–March 30
Location: North York Central Library, Meeting Room 2
Instructor: Jane MacNamara
Fee: $66 ($60 for OGS members)