No Ordinary Convict: Janine Wood author talk

Tue 30 August 2022
2:00 pm 3:00 pm
National Family History Month 2022
Hawthorn Library

584 Glenferrie Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

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08/30/2022 2:00 pm 08/30/2022 3:00 pm No Ordinary Convict: Janine Wood author talk Join us for a series of events and workshops during National Family History Month 2022. For much of her life Janine Marshall Wood, a former English, History and French teacher, has been gripped by the remarkable story of John Hughes – his leadership in the Rebecca Riots, his convict years and life afterwards in Tasmania. In this talk Janine will describe her own family history research journey and how she become obsessed with the topic of John Hughes. She will explain the resources she used and give general tips on digging up a family tree and how to get published. Visit our Local and Family History page for information and resources on genealogy.  , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

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Join us for a series of events and workshops during National Family History Month 2022.

For much of her life Janine Marshall Wood, a former English, History and French teacher, has been gripped by the remarkable story of John Hughes – his leadership in the Rebecca Riots, his convict years and life afterwards in Tasmania.

In this talk Janine will describe her own family history research journey and how she become obsessed with the topic of John Hughes. She will explain the resources she used and give general tips on digging up a family tree and how to get published.

Visit our Local and Family History page for information and resources on genealogy. 

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