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Heritage Week Events

The Galway Family History Society West are hosting a free genealogy information session discussing the nature and scope of the records available for family history research in west Galway as part of the national heritage week programme of events.  This information session will take place on Monday the 25th August 2014 from 14:00 PM to 15:00 PM at St Joseph's Community Centre,  Ashe Road, Shantalla, Galway.  Please email galwaywestroots[at]eircom[dot]net or telephone +091860464 for further details.

Similarly, Monica Hynes, Manager, East Galway Family History Society will give an overview of the research sources and services available for tracing your east Galway ancestors.  This event will take place on Thursday the 28th August from 14:00 PM to 15:00 PM at the Woodford Heritage Centre, Woodford, Co. Galway.    Additionally Dr Christy Cunniffe will speak of his recent discoveries of features associated with Booleying in the uplands of the Slieve Aughtys from 15:00 pm to 16:00 pm whilst Ger Madden will speak from 16:00 pm to 17:00 pm about research on the history of ironworking in the Slieve Aughtys which has been taking place for the past number of years.  Please email galwayroots[at]eircom[dot]net or telephone +0909749309 for further information or for more details on these events and others, please click http://www.heritageweek.ie/

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