Next Meeting

Meeting Date and Place

  • Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2021
  • Time: 7:00 p.m. (EDT)
  • Location: Join us for our online meeting using ZOOM!
  • Topic: Family Research in Wellington County and Guelph
    Speaker: Sharie Aspden

Meeting Details

Researching family in Wellington County?Graphic - Family History Research in Wellington County and Guelph book cover

Then you will want to join us in May as Sharie Aspden guides us through the many resources available to family historians.

Picture of Sharie Aspden

Clues to what is missing in the census data, where to find civil registration information and details on the 168 cemeteries located in Wellington County and the related tombstone transcriptions will all be discussed. Learn which County newspapers are available online, how the County boundaries and place names have changed over the years as well as particulars related to the area’s schools, churches and post offices.  Share will also be providing information on the County’s repositories and what you can expect to find in their collections.

Sharie Aspden recently moved to Wellington County, the homeland of her maternal family, and has found a wealth of genealogical information on her door step. She is currently the Vice-Chair and the Publications Coordinator of the Wellington County Branch, Ontario Ancestors

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Our meeting is open to everyone and we look forward to welcoming our members and friends.