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4/28/2016 - Irish Genealogy

MEDIA RELEASE, April 28, 2016, Southbury, CT

Irish Genealogy

Enjoy a presentation by Nora Galvin about researching Irish genealogy at the Southbury Public Library on Thursday, May 12 from 2-4pm in the Kingsley Room. Come learn how to research Irish ancestors. Learn the basic jurisdictions of Ireland where records are found and what websites can give you a jump-start in your research. You'll also hear about resources that are not available online.

Nora Galvin A former biology teacher and laboratory scientist, Nora started a full-time genealogy business in 2006. She specializes in Connecticut research, Irish research and genetic genealogy. Nora is active in local genealogy societies and regional professional organizations and was awarded the post-nominal “Certified Genealogist” in 2014. She has a strong interest in Irish genealogy and immigration.

Registration is required; please call 203-262-0626 ext. 130. This program is sponsored by the Janet Mann Genealogy Fund and the Heritage Village Genealogy Club. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Southbury Library.


Contact: Emily Oumano
Southbury Public Library Reference Department
203-262-0626 ext. 130