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Kerry Farmer

DNA, Australia, Scotland
|
NSW

Kerry has researched her own family history for over 30 years, researching ancestors predominantly from Australia, New Zealand, England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, United States, South Africa, India, Germany, Poland, Norway and Russia. She a Director on the Board of the Society of Australian Genealogists and convenes their Education Committee. She presents seminars and classes there as well as at other conferences.

ABOUT THIS SPEAKER

More about

Kerry

Kerry began teaching family history classes in Sydney in 1997, and is now the Director Australian Studies, developing the Australian Records certificate for the internationally recognised National Institute for Genealogical Studies.

Kerry is the author of DNA for genealogists and Arrivals in Australia from 1788. Together with Rosemary Kopittke, Kerry also wrote Which genealogy program?, plus several handy guides, all published by Unlock the Past.

Kerry is a Director on the Board of the Society of Australian Genealogists and convenes their Education Committee. She presents seminars and classes there as well as at other conferences.

Kerry has researched her own family history for over 30 years, researching ancestors predominantly from Australia, New Zealand, England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, United States, South Africa, India, Germany, Poland, Norway and Russia. Kerry graduated with a Bachelor of Science and also a Bachelor of Arts

Publications

Unlock the Past guide books

Unlock the Past handy guides

PRESENTATIONS

Talks by

Kerry

Day 1 | Tuesday
Day 1 | Tuesday
4:00 pm
The search for Samuel
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
4:00 pm
The search for Samuel
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
4:00 pm
The search for Samuel
Workshop
4:00 pm
Kerry Farmer
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
Day 2 | Wednesday
Day 2 | Wednesday
2:30 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
2:30 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Livestreamed
Phoenix Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
2:30 pm
Arrivals in Australia from 1788
Workshop
2:30 pm
Kerry Farmer
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
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Phoenix Theatre
Day 3 | Thursday
Day 3 | Thursday
1:30 pm
Finding historical photos online
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
1:30 pm
Finding historical photos online
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Kerry Farmer
1:30 pm
Finding historical photos online
Workshop
1:30 pm
Kerry Farmer
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
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Louise Coakley
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Jenny Joyce
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Eric Kopittke
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Rosemary Kopittke
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Immigration to NSW of single females during the Irish Famine
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