Dunedin Family History Group

Otago and Southland related research

2018 Newsletters

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Ownership is held by Heather Bray dfhg@xtra.co.nz

January Newsletter

  • History of Dunedin Firsts
  • First white female born in Dunedin
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are (very distant) cousins)
  • John Hamilton
  • Getting acquainted with the revised version of Find-A-Grave.com
  • Researchers to look into mystery graves
  • Otago Daily Times Death Indexes January to December 1866 A-G

DFHG 2018 January newsletter

February Newsletter

  • Programme for 2018
  • Change in distribution method
  • Waimate War Memorials
  • Dunedin Cinemas
  • Otago Daily Times Death Index

DFHG 2018 February newsletter

March Newsletter

  • NZ disasters timeline
  • Charting companion
  • February meeting report
  • Paperspast website
  • Sandfly Bay – family burial ground
  • ODT Death notices
  • Sad aspect of transcribing death notices
  • Highly recommended book

DFHG 2018 March newsletter

April Newsletter

  • Early policing in New Zealand
  • Police Gazettes
  • East Taieri Cemetery
  • DNA – March Group Meeting

DFHG April 2018 newsletter

May Newsletter

  • Latest Additions to the Website
  • Dunedin Businesses
  • April Meeting Report
  • Glosssry of Gold mining terms
  • Wilson reunion
  • Happy Mother’s Day
  • ODT Death index

DFHG 2018 May newsletter

June Newsletter

  • Dunedin businesses – John Edmonds
  • New on the Website
  • Looking for NZ prisoners of war in Europe WW2
  • Glossary of gold mining terms
  • Happy Mother’s Day – all about the day
  • Otago Daily Times Death index.

DFHG 2018 June newsletter

July Newsletter

  • Matene Korako Wera – 120 years old
  • Clyde Graves
  • Waldron’s Scouts – Boer War
  • Sanderson Grave – Andersons Bay Cemetery
  • St Helens Maternity Hospital
  • Mc Dermid Graveyard – Sawyers Bay
  • Rockyside Brickworks
  • East Taieri Cemetery
  • ODT Death index

DFHG 2018 July newsletter

August Newsletter

  • Private Peter Leitch
  • Scottish names
  • Robert Burns
  • John William Read
  • Hiring Fairs
  • Avalon Maternity Hospital
  • A Comma can make a difference
  • Epidemic Reminder
  • ODT Death Index 1868

DFHG 2018 August newsletter

September Newsletter

Hawea

DFHG 2018 September newsletter