Clans and Surnames took place in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary from May 15 - 19. 2017 at the Great National Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. Packages included classes, workshops and lectures and fuel trips. it helped those who were putting their family histories together, researching Irish ancestry and making sense of sources .http://www.clansandsurnames.com/
We have scheduled 2018 at the GN National Abbeycourt, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. The dates for the Irish Family Research school are May 14 -18., 2018. Our field trip will take place on Wednesday 16th May, 2018 and we will be visiting Birr, Roscrea, Portumna Castle and Portumna Workhouse. The field trip will be led by Dr Paul MacCotter. The programme is now available and booking is open. The programme can be viewed at Clans and Surnames 2018 Booking is open and concession rates are available at present. You can view booking at www.clansandsurnames.com/irishroots
There will be a follow on package from the school and this is the Laois Conference of Clans and Surnames which will take place in Abbeyleix. The day conference called Clans and Surnames: Irish Roots Explored will take place on Saturday 19 May, 2018 in Laois and a call for papers is now open Abstracts should be 250 words and themes are as follows: Space and Place for Irish Family History, Irish Surnames, Medieval Genealogy, 19th Century Roots, Explorations for Irish family. Enquiries should be directed to Lorna Moloney firstname.lastname@example.org
Our confirmed speakers for 2018 genealogy school at Nenagh are Kenneth Nicholls, academic advisor to the school, Paul MacCotter, Joe Mannion, Fiona Fitzsimons, Brian Donovan, Lorna Moloney, Michael C. Keane, Regina Sexton, Sean J. Murphy, Aiden Feerick,, Ursula Callaghan, John Nangle, Rosaleen Underwood, David Ryan, Kymberly Whitacre, Jennifer Armstrong Zinck, John Tierney, Sue Adams, Deirdre Hunt, Tony Harpur, Tony Browne, Jane Halloran-Ryan, Treasa Kerrigan. Kay Caball,
Our topics include family trees, Irish Townlands, Civil and Catholic Parishes, Irish territories, Surnames, Conservation and Collection Care, Document management, Legal themes, DNA, Graveyards, BMDs, online sources, Publishing, Registry of Deeds, Convicts And Criminals, Overcoming Research Brick Walls. Solution-led research, collating family histories. Irish surnames,.
Music by Uilleann Ceol and Exhibitions also.
Sponsorship and pack placement opportunity queries should be directed to Lorna Moloney, 085-8721184. Irishroots@clansandsurnames.com
Jennifer Zinck Armstrong will be joining us online and may be attending to teach at the event. Jennifer will tell us about DNA and how we read our results. We have a webinar on sale for same at present. Please email@example.com
Contact details Lorna Moloney T 353 -85-8721184. E: firstname.lastname@example.org
For bookings websitehttp://www.clansandsurnames.com/services