Genealogy with a Canadian Twist April 2021 Webinar: Genealogy Detective
Genealogy with a Canadian Twist April Webinar
We are putting our research skills to the test for this interactive webinar about The Case of the Jilted Jealous Boyfriend. A young married couple were attacked on their honeymoon by the bride's boyfriend, Billy Bennett, who had been jilted, and was insanely jealous. Our panelists will be joining us to discuss the case and help us find some answers about the people involved in this 1917 murder that took place near Ottawa, Ontario.
Scottish born and Canadian raised, Christine Woodcock is a genealogy educator. Being a Scottish emigrant, she is fascinated by the stories of other emigrant groups who left their homeland for opportunities in Canada. Her interest is in helping their descendants understand more about their immigrant ancestors and the lives they lived.
Peggy Homans Chapman, B.Ed., MLIS, PLCGS has been an amateur genealogist, now professional, for over twenty years. She operates Atlantic Ancestors and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) and many genealogical societies. Peggy particularly enjoys the education aspect of genealogy, both informal and formal and has presented on topics ranging from genetic genealogy to Canadian immigration.
Lianne Kruger is a professional genealogist and speaker specializing in Canada, homesteading for U.S. and Canada, video recording family history, and using technology in all aspects of genealogy such as Evernote, Google Maps, and Social Media. She is a member of the board and communication director for mitoYDNA.org. She is on the Ancestry.ca advisory board and is the webmaster, database and social media chair for Alberta Genealogical Society (AGS).
Upon registering for the webinar you will receive a confirmation email which will contain the link to access and download the case file and research questions.
The webinar will live on Tuesday, 6 April 2021 at:
7:00 pm Eastern (Toronto, Canada)
6:00 pm Central (Winnipeg, Canada)
5:00 pm Mountain (Calgary, Canada)
4:00 pm Pacific (Vancouver, Canada)
which is 12 midnight, April 7 in London, UK, and 9:00 am, April 7 in Sydney.