Thursday, March 1, 2012

Locating the Townland of Your Irish Ancestor

Using U.S. Federal Records to Locate the Townland of Your Irish Ancestors

March 12, 2012

The Friends of the National Archives-Southeast Region, Inc., are please to sponsor the presentation "Using U.S. Federal Records to Locate the Townland of Your Irish Ancestors" by Donna Moughty

Ms. Moughty suggests that before you buy your ticket to Ireland you need to look at the roots your ancestor planted in America. During this presentation she will focus on U.S. resources can give you a real passport to finding your way to the right place and time in Ireland.

Donna Moughty, a Professional Genealogist and former Regional Manager for

Apple Computer, has been conducting family research for over 20 years. She locally and at national conferences and institutes. In addition, she provides consultations, research assistance and training. Donna attended the National Institute for Genealogical Research at the National Archives, and the Third and Fourth Irish Genealogical Congress in Ireland, the Salt Lake Institute – Irish Research and the Institute for Genealogical and Historical Research at Samford University where she was an instructor for the Irish course in 2011. She is a member of Association of

Professional Genealogists and served as chair of the Professional Management Conference from 2005 - 2008, and the Genealogical Speakers Guild. Donna researches in Ireland each summer and will be taking a group to Ireland in October of 2012 to research. Information on the trip, and her weekly genealogy blog can be found at and lectures on a variety of subjects including Internet, Irish research and computer topics

This presentation will be broadcast live on March 12, 2012:

· 7:00 pm Eastern

· 6:00 pm Central

· 5:00 pm Mountain

· 4:00 pm Pacific

Reserve your Webinar seat now at:

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar. You will use your unique URL in your confirmation email to logon to the live broadcast on the 12th of March.

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