Lecture Topics

I am an international speaker with a multi-cultural heritage. My father's family is from Ireland (Northern Ireland) before coming to Prince Edward Island, Canada and the United States. My mother's family is composed of Ashkenazi Jewish ancestors from Eastern Europe (Romania, Latvia, Poland, etc.)

Past Lecture Experience


1. NEHGS First Friday Lecture. 
               Titles: Prince Edward Island Repositories and Records - July 2018
2. Ontario Genealogy Society Conference - June 2018 
               Titles: Prince Edward Island Repositories and Records; How to Incorporate NextGen Tech Into Your Research

3. Michigan in Perspective: The Local History Conference - March 2018
               Title: Back to the Future: Using New Technologies in Research
4. Central New York Genealogy Interest Group - April 2018
               Title:  NextGen - Getting the Younger Generation Involved in Genealogy



Below is a list of lectures I can present virtually or in person. Lecture pricing is negotiable. If you have another topic in mind, please contact me and I'll be happy to discuss further. 


1. Prince Edward Island Repositories and Records

2. How to Incorporate NextGen Tech Into Your Research

3. Finding Treasure in Canadian Census Records

4. Conducting Research Using Roman Catholic Church Records

5. Reading Between The Lines: Searching Online Canadian Newspapers




6. Using DNA to Unravel Your Family Mysteries

7. NextGen Tools for Advancing Your Irish Genealogy Research

8. Read All About It! Techniques to Find Your Ancestors in the Newspapers