Upcoming Presentations


Are you curious about the history of your house (past or present) or the property, or a house in your community? This talk may be of interest to you. The talk focuses on the steps to take and what resources are available and where you will find them.  I will be speaking at the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library on Tuesday, March 22 at 7 p.m. Advance registration is done through the Public Services Desk or calling 519-376-6623 ext. 0.  

Genealogy 101 at the Meaford, Museum, Meaford, Ontario at 1 p.m.
More details to follow concerning registration with the Museum.
Dates of the series are:
 Tuesday, April 12 - Census records
Wednesday, April 27 - Birth records
Wednesday, November 23 - Marriage records
Wednesday, November 30 - Death records

I am available for speaking engagements in the Grey-Bruce area of Ontario. Contact me at jiles AT bmts DOT com.

Topics that I have spoken on include:
Ontario Land Records
Ontario Estate Records
Blogging for Genealogists
Churches of Osprey Township
Place names in Grey County - the stories behind the names
The Why and How of Source Citations
Home is where your story begins
Churches in Grey County,
Grey County Cemeteries