Queensland

Want to connect with other family history detectives? Join our growing community.

LEARN MORE

New South Wales

Don’t see your the course or webinar you’re after? Fill out our form and let us know.

GET IN TOUCH

Be in the know

Sign up to our newsletter to be get the latest updates via email.

Jenny Joyce

Lecturer, teacher & writer
|
NSW

Jenny is a professional genealogical researcher, lecturer, teacher and writer based in Sydney, NSW. She has lectured at various societies, conferences and congresses. She is passionate about Irish and medieval English history, palaeography, immigration, DNA and historical photography.‍

ABOUT THIS SPEAKER

More about

Jenny

Inspired by stories told to her by her beloved grandmother, Jenny has been researching her family history for the past 40 years. For the past twelve years she has been a professional researcher, lecturer, teacher and writer. She has spoken at various societies, and at the Australasian Federation of Family History Societies’ Congresses in 2015 and 2018. She has also spoken at RootsTech in Salt Lake City and taught genealogy and history courses at local community colleges in Sydney. Jenny has written articles for several magazines, including Going In-Depth Magazine and Family Tree. Jenny has served for many years on the committees of the Ku-ring-gai Historical Society and their family history group, including serving as the President of the Society for three years.

Jenny writes a blog (https://jennyalogy.blogspot.com) and produces an occasional podcast (http://jennyalogypodcast.blogspot.com). She was also the convenor of the 2019 Conference for the NSW & ACT Association of Family History Societies which took place in Wahroonga in Sydney. Jenny has been a RootsTech Ambassador since 2017 and has been delighted to have been able to attend many of their conferences. Together with core genealogy, Jenny has a deep interest in Irish and medieval English history, palaeography, immigration, DNA and historical photography.

PRESENTATIONS

Talks by

Jenny

Day 4 | Friday
Day 4 | Friday
11:30 am
Palaeography
Livestreamed
Deciphering old handwriting
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Jenny Joyce
11:30 am
Palaeography
Livestreamed
Deciphering old handwriting
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Jenny Joyce
11:30 am
Palaeography
Workshop
Deciphering old handwriting
11:30 am
Jenny Joyce
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
VIEW FULL PROGRAM
FOLLOW 
Jenny

Other Presenters

THE EXPERTS
Overseas Presenters
Carol Becker
United States
Married to a genealogist (Paul Milner)
James Beidler
United States
German genealogy
Mia Bennett
England
English & DNA expert
Kelli Bergheimer
United States
Writer, teacher, editor and speaker
Kevin Borland
United States
Genetic genealogy
Fiona Brooker
New Zealand
Professional Genealogist
Angie Bush
United States
DNA expert
Janine Cloud
USA
FTDNA Group Projects Manager
Maurice Gleeson
England
DNA & Irish expert
Daniel Horowitz
Israel
Genealogy expert at MyHeritage
Tahitia McCabe
Scotland
Head of Strathclyde Institute of Genealogical Studies
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
United States
British Isles expert
Alan R. Moorhouse
England
One name studies & UK research
Paul Nixon
England
British Army historian
Michelle Patient
New Zealand
Talking Family History co-host
Chris Paton
Scotland
Scottish & Irish expert
Jonny Perl
Creator of DNA Painter
David Rencher
United States
Irish & FamilySearch expert
Judy Russell
United States
Methodology expert
Donna Rutherford
England
DNA expert
Wayne Shepheard
Canada
Helen Shields
England
Auntie Kate, alter ego of One-Placer Helen Shields
Sue Swalwell
England
A hunter of lost stories
Dr Penny Walters
England
Lecturer, speaker & writer
Australian Presenters
Carol Baxter
QLD
Internationally-acclaimed author and speaker
Louise Coakley
QLD
Genetic genealogist
Kerry Farmer
NSW
DNA, Australia, Scotland
Shauna Hicks
QLD
Archivist, speaker, author
Mel Hulbert
NSW
Educator and researcher, specialising in DNA
Jenny Joyce
NSW
Lecturer, teacher & writer
Eric Kopittke
QLD
German research expert
Rosemary Kopittke
QLD
Speaker, editor, author
Professor Hamish Maxwell-Stewart
TAS
Social historian
Dr Perry McIntyre AM
NSW
Immigration to NSW of single females during the Irish Famine
Betty O’Neill
New South Wales
Family History Author
Jason Reeve
NSW
Ancestry Content Manager
Helen Smith
QLD
Professional genealogist
Jody Taylor
New South Wales
Veronica Williams
NSW
Enthusiastic genealogist with a special interest in genetic research

Learn family history at FHDU 2022

Join hundreds of other genealogists at this world-class event and take your research further.