My Presentations


The 14th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry 26-30 March 2015.

The marriage of family and local history: a bridge to the past.

From Dorfprozelten to Australia: how social media reunited the emigrants’ descendants across time. From cousin bait to match making: blogging isn’t just self-indulgence.


Queensland Family History Society, 4 October 2014: Inmates: Asylums, Prisons and Hospitals (with Shauna Hicks)

My presentation topic was Hospital Records: Accidents, Illness and Death. If you click on the title below you will see the slideshow from my talk.

Accidents, illness, and death web

4th Unlock the Past Cruise 7 February 2014

This is the talk I presented at the 4th Unlock the Past Cruise between Melbourne and Adelaide. The topic title was “Becoming a fan of FANs: Friends, Associates and Neighbours“.

Becoming a fan of FANs web

Seniors Month 2013 (NT)

What (and where) on earth’s a blog?

Family History Week 2012 (NT)

Writing your family history

Online 2012

Guest post on the A to Z challenge blog: from blog to book

Shamrock in the Bush August 2009 (Galong, NSW)

From East Clare to eastern Australia: the parish priest, the middle men and the emigrants.

National Trust of the Northern Territory (Larrakeyah Branch) April 2009

Discovering the past: How family and local history enrich our heritage.

Northern Territory Library, Darwin, August 2007

Sharing, documenting and publishing your family history.

 Northern Territory Library, Darwin, August 2006

Researching your family history.

11th Australasian Congress on Genealogy and Heraldry June 2006, Darwin, NT

They weren’t all Lutherans: A case study of a small group of German Catholic immigrants.

Co-presenter with June Tomlinson for the Genealogy Course, Casuarina Senior College, night classes 2005, on behalf of the Genealogical Society of the NT

My focus was on archival resources and how they assist family history. 


3 thoughts on “My Presentations

  1. Pingback: Diary of a Genea-Cruise: Day 6 – Motion on the Ocean | Family history across the seas

    • hi Joan, Good that you had a successful outing at the Archives. You should be able to just download the file to your computer than print it off. Hope that works for you. Pauleen


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